Creating a Zen-Inspired Home with Feng Shui

Feng (wind) shui (water) originated from Chinese Taoism as a method of harnessing chi -- an invisible force which is believed to permeate every aspect of the universe. Taoism teachings state that you can balance the yin (shade) and yang (light) components of chi to promote good health and wellbeing.  Feng shui has a degree of personal preference and doesn't always adhere to a strict set of rules. However, there are certain techniques that are standardized across each school of thought, such as the concept of minimalism and clarity.

A guide to choosing fabrics and styles for fabric blinds

When choosing window treatments for your home, blinds are a safe and stylish option. But with so many options in the marketplace, it can be hard to know how to even begin when picking out blinds. If you are scared that installing blinds in your home will make it feel too much like a corporate workspace, veer away from the harder lines of aluminium, plastic, and wooden blinds, and opt for the softer choice of fabric.

3 Tips to Help Choose Shopfittings for Your Store

The type of shopfitting you choose will greatly affect the sales at your retail store, no matter the product you sell. How a product is presented can increase sales for all your products, large and small. This is why it's important to choose the right shopfitting for your store space, as it's part of your overall advertising and presence. Remember the following tips when designing a retail store space and choosing shopfitting, so that your merchandise stands out and you create the best sales area as possible.

Floor Choices: 4 Timber Materials to Transform the Look of Flooring Surfaces

If you've decided that the flooring in your home needs an upgrade, timber is a great choice for its aesthetical value and brilliant function. Timber is usually able to withstand high traffic without losing its rustically striking style and appearance. But choosing between different types of timber materials can be a daunting task for homeowners who can't tell the difference between materials. To put you at ease, here are some timber flooring materials that can transform the look of your home.

How to Create the Perfect Outdoor Setting With Outdoor Roller Blinds

Outdoor recreational areas are supposed to be calm and peaceful. However, this is not always the case. Though beautiful, the weather elements can be harsh and cruel sometimes. This calls for a subtle solution that can be engaged only when needed and tucked away when you want to open up your outdoor areas. Outdoor roller blinds do exactly that and can be applied on a patio, pergola, verandah or pool side sitting areas.