Bio: Steve is the chief editor of Homenish. He has keen eyes on all things interior design and realized that there was a lack of sound and practical knowledge about home decor/interior design. That's motivated him to start Homenish to help others with their home decorating & improvement projects.
Posts by Steve:
There is no denying that cars are essential parts of our daily lives. Today, it’s not unusual to see up to 2 or more cars in most households. The problem comes when we have to find adequate space to store our vehicles in as well as have additional space for storing our belongings.
Basements are no longer a place for storing household belongings like surplus furniture. In fact, nowadays, they are rarely used for storage purposes. Most homeowners want to make better use of their basements, hence the reason they convert this space into a functional room. If you want to use your basement productively, you’ll have to finish it properly.
Whether you want to decorate your master bedroom in a casual or formal style, this is the room you spend most of your time in, so it’s only natural that it should be your favorite space in your home. If you’re lucky to have a large master bedroom, you’ll have tons of decorating options.
Your roof’s structure can be a unique architectural feature that stands out from other homes. Some roofs will even make a huge impact on the property value, so whether you’re looking for a new roof design or you wish to update your existing roof, it’s important to choose an attractive and unique structure. With its nostalgic look and additional floor space, a gambrel roof is increasingly gaining renewed interest among homeowners who are seeking a large and functional attic space.
A bathroom vanity is an essential piece of every bathroom’s layout. By determining the right location of your vanity, you and your family can use the unit comfortably. While the modern units are now taller than before, there are different types of vanities you can choose depending on how tall they are.
A sofa is possibly one of the biggest furniture purchases you’ll make in terms of price and size. If the sofa is too small, there goes your afternoon nap out the window. Too large and you won’t have any space for the rest of your furniture. So how can you choose the right size couch for your living room? When furnishing your home, it’s important to know the perfect fit….and that’s where I come in with my guide to standard sofa dimensions. By the end of this article, you’ll get a better understanding of the different types of sofas and their sizes.
Natural light from a window is not only beneficial for your health, it also offers a great deal of ambiance to your living room. But when you want to watch TV or sleep, it can make you feel uncomfortable. While curtains may be the first solution in blocking light from windows, they’re not your only option.
Our homes have high energy needs. To satisfy them, we have been burning massive amounts of fossil fuels, which produces greenhouse gasses. The greenhouse gas buildup has created the current climate crisis – probably the largest threat and challenge humanity had yet faced. Let’s dive into the innovative world of green building together and get some answers!
Getting yourself familiar with types of house foundations might not be something you’ve ever thought necessary before, but understanding what type of house foundation you have can play a big factor in determining your home’s longevity, and your level of comfort within it. If you are looking at building your own property, or you’re purchasing a new home, it is vital to get to grips with different types of house foundations. House foundations will be the backbone of your property, so it’s essential that they are appropriate not only for your own personal preference but also for your climate and for the type of ground they are built on.
Water heating systems are not a glamorous topic, but they are an essential part of running our homes, and if you are buying a new property or need to replace your old water heater, then you’ll need to know the advantages and disadvantages of the different types available.
Removing wallpaper is a messy and time-consuming task. Unfortunately, there are no shortcuts, but with the right tools, anyone can remove their old wallpaper. Some techniques work better than others, depending on the type of wallpaper you have. With a little patience and determination, you can easily remove the wallpaper yourself without a professional’s help. Want to know how?
You’ve just received your freshly delivered bedding set from the store and can’t wait to sleep on the soft new sheets. But before you put them on your bed and enjoy the luscious fabric, stop right there! Should you wash new sheets or use them straight out of the packet?