A complaint often heard from tenants is that they decided to move on because the property just did not “feel like home” and the landlord was not open to them making small changes to get that warm and homely feel.
The thing is, it’s not the
Choosing the right furniture is the single most important factor when decorating your home. Decorate a living room with too big a couch and you lose out on space in your home; you will also end up with a cramped, dark living area. Use a
There’s nothing quite like the healing power of nature when it comes to relaxation. Simply being in the presence of trees is scientifically proven to reduce stress, lower your heart rate and blood pressure and boost your immune system. Of course, very few of us
With the mercury hitting 30 degrees and more across most of South Africa these days, it’s official: summer is finally here! This year, instead of just packing away those winter woollies and calling it quits, why not give your home some summer loving as well?
Buying a couch should be easy, right? Walk into a shop, look at something you like and then sit on it to test if it meets your comfy requirements. While these are all important elements of the couch buying ritual it is definitely not that
Paper mache artist Tessa Rosendorff runs a private gallery and studio from her home in Norwood. She has been making paper mache pots for the past decade – full-time for the last four years. But what she hasn’t mastered yet, is the answer to a
Believe it or not, trend and colour forecasting is an internationally acclaimed profession. Trend forecasters are always looking ahead to predict the trends and colours you and I will want in our homes a year from now.
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We're excited to welcome yet another expert to HomeTimes' panel of experts in all things residential property and home-living related. Spiandi Dickson is an interior decorator with years of experience and a keen eye for style. She is a part-time lecturer at Inscape Design Company
Peering into the tiny glass wonderland drags me back to the fantasies of my childhood books. The ability to create your own small world is a thought that has always intrigued me. Terrariums are a way to create a world within a world in your