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6 Tips for Decorating an Open Concept House

Making rooms flow together in a closed concept space can be a challenge, but so can it be in an open-concept house. In an open-concept home it's even …

LTD architectural builds 'back country house' in new zealand

<b>david maurice of LTD architectural has completed ‘back country house’, a two-storey residence in new zealand that seeks to establish a close</b> …

Think Backwards When Proofreading Your Writing for Spelling Errors

Our brains are actually pretty great at filling in gaps, but that’s a bad thing when you’re scanning for spelling errors. If you want to focus more …

How To Make a Studio Apartment Feel Bigger Than It Is

One of the biggest downsides to studio living is feeling like you live — and entertain — in your bedroom. But even though that might …

Gorgeous Paris renovation strikes balance between elegant and modern

The home is located in Saint-Cloud, just six miles from the center of Paris<p>Prepare to feast your eyes on an incredible renovation of a 20th century maison located in Saint-Cloud, a tony suburb right outside Paris (even its name sounds glamorous).<p>Combining Belle Époque architecture with a fresh …

France

Moto G5 and G5 Plus specs, price, release date and everything else you should know

MWC 2017 hasn’t even officially kicked off yet, and we’ve already seen some killer new devices launch at the trade show. The new LG G6, BlackBerry KEYone, Huawei P10/P10 Plus and Huawei Watch 2 are certainly exciting, but it doesn’t stop there. Lenovo has just taken the wraps off two new …

Ikea’s gorgeous new collection highlights Scandinavian modern style

The first “Stockholm” collection debuted in 1984<p>While Ikea’s M.O. of late seems to be doubling down on special collaborations with everyone from fashion designers to the South African design platform Design Indaba, its latest announcement shifts focus back to its Swedish heritage. First launched in …

Furniture

French tiny house comfortably fits family of three

Featuring a private bedroom for the child<p>There are many ways to design a tiny house fit for two, but when you add a third person—and a child at that—things sure get interesting. In this new Calypso tiny house, French builder Baluchon shows how to comfortably accommodate a family of three in a tiny …

Sofa

Cozy Parisian Home Organized Through Bookshelves

Very suggestively named by some “the bookshelf house“, this modern home is located in Paris, France and was completed in 2016 by Andrea Mosca …

Apple design director perfects a prefab home into an ultra-minimal, modern dwelling

It should come as no surprise that when Apple’s Director of Store Design was in the market for a new house, he wanted a home that would be as modern …

Power draining apps: what's happening and what can you do about it

Facebook and Messenger’s recent battery draining issue might have caught a lot of users off-guard, but the company isn’t the only one to have released app versions that chug down too much juice. In fact, it appears that the problem was quite a simple mistake for a developer to make and one that …

LACMA's uneven new Picasso and Rivera show reveals an unprecedented, must-see discovery

In 1915, Pablo Picasso acquired a small Cubist still life painted by his casual friend and acolyte, Diego Rivera.<p>The young Mexican artist, 28, had been traveling through Europe and living in Paris for years, and he and Picasso were neighbors in Montparnasse. A small but powerful surprise haunts his …

A Sculptural, Simple Prefab Home in Sweden

Think low-cost homes are boring and lacking inspiration? Think again! The <b>Happy Cheap</b> prototype for inexpensive prefab homes proves that affordable …

Decorating Luxurious Living Room Designs Looks So Remarkable With a Contemporary and Modern Decor - RooHome | Designs & Plans

Roohome.com – What do you think about luxurious living room design? This <b>luxurious living room designs</b> definitely will bring you a special attraction …

Interior Design

This Is How Interior Designers Decorate a Room From Start to Finish

Consider this—you've just bought a new home, signed a lease on a new apartment, or moved to a new city. You fell in love with the space that will …

Is Your Home Trendy or Timeless?

When it comes time to redesign your home, you’ll likely find yourself asking an age-old question: Should you go with a modern and trendy design or …

Surface Book review (2016): The laptop to beat doesn't come cheap

Last year, when Microsoft introduced its first-ever laptop, the Surface Book, the company proclaimed that this was the "ultimate laptop." And it was -- mostly. This two-in-one notebook offered long battery life, with a distinctive, well-constructed case, a comfortable keyboard, fast performance and …

Consumer Tech

4 Striking Hallway Decorating Ideas Photos

Portland, Oregon–based interior designer Max Humphrey sees hallways as much more than a way to get from room to room. He approaches the in-between spaces as opportunities to express personal style, decking them out with a mix of fun patterns, eclectic artwork, and colors that pop. “Hallways are a …

Home Decorating

Adulting 101: Here's How to Arrange Your Living Room Furniture

When <i>Domino</i> magazine released its first book, <i>The Book of Decorating: A Room-by-Room Guide to Creating a Home That Makes You Happy</i>, in 2008, it …

20 color ideas for your dream kitchen

There is a tendency to believe that for functional spaces like bathrooms, utility rooms & kitchens, the associated ware & fittings are sufficient and …

Hands-on with Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams throws a lot of you, right out of the gate. That’s because competitors like Slack already have a sizable head start on Microsoft’s workplace collaboration tool. More to the point, though, is that, while the company is late to the party, it’s got about as good a business suite …

The right paint color can visually declutter a space or help you sleep: An expert’s tricks

Painting is the easiest, least expensive and single most transformative tool in all of interior design. Paint can change the mood of a room and your perception of its size. It can spotlight overlooked details in your home’s architecture, and it can make blah furnishings spring to life.<p>That said, …

Affordable prefab cabin Dubldom now accepting U.S. pre-orders

Keeping it simple<p>One of the coolest, most affordable prefab homes we know is the DublDom series from Moscow-based firm Bio Architects, headed up by architect Ivan Ovchinnikov. The simple modern cabins range from a 280-square-foot studio (bathroom and kitchen, included) to a 1,400-square-foot …

Prefab Homes

The 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year: Final call for entries

Steal This Look: A Small and Neat Kitchen in Melbourne

Architect Sarah Trotter of Hearth Studio set out to redesign a 1970s kitchen on the garden level of a house in Melbourne, Australia. The compact …

The Latest Web Design Trends That Are Here To Stay

Web designs are becoming less subjective and more functional. Here are a few examples worth noticing.<p>Just like fashion, web design has fads that come and go and it can be difficult to spot which ones will stick past next quarter. Following the latest fad may be keep you on top for the moment, but …

9 Small Mountain Towns You've Never Heard Of

In such a hectic world, it can often be difficult to find that secluded mountain town you’ve always dreamed about. Well have no fear, nothing …

9 simple ways to make your home feel like yours

A personal touch is the difference between a house and a home. It is the unique thing that marks your home as yours—and it's definitely not something …

Europe will be hit harder by Brexit than Britain, German business chief says

One of Germany’s most prominent businessmen has said Brexit will be more difficult for the rest of Europe than it will for Britain and that leaving the bloc could make the UK more attractive to foreign investors.<p>Mathias Döpfner, chief executive of giant media company Axel Springer, said although …

10 rules for making it as a writer, by Dennis Lehane

Dennis Lehane, author of Mystic River and writer for The Wire, told the Hay Festival how he went from working class Boston to a life of literary acclaim<p>Dennis Lehane is the author of a dozen novels including Mystic River, Gone Baby Gone and Shutter Island. His television credits include seasons of …