Home design & decorating tips about architecture, color schemes, paint colors, interior styles, and so on.


18 Best Mason Jar Ideas - Crafts, Food, and More!
| Updated October 22, 2022 | Published August 8, 2021

Besides being ideal for food storage, you can make a lot of decorations, crafty projects, or even very functional household items from mason jars. Their minimalist simplicity is an invitation to use them in various projects.

Types of Split Level Homes
| Updated August 20, 2023 | Published July 29, 2021

Split-level homes often get a bad rap among those who first come into the real estate world. Up until a few years ago, they were widely considered to be a “difficult sell” or to cost less per square foot.

What Color is Anthracite?  
| Updated August 2, 2023 | Published July 20, 2021

Anthracite is possibly the most luxurious shade of grey that has been a trendy color for interior and exterior design. But not everyone is familiar or even heard of this color. If you are interested in knowing more about this color, we will present you with all the information you need.

Best Paint Color for Small Bathroom with No Windows
| Updated July 2, 2023 | Published July 8, 2021

A bathroom is usually the smallest room in the house, but it doesn’t mean it can’t be colorful. If you have a small windowless bathroom, you can easily incorporate some bold and bright colors to open up the space and create an illusion of a well-lit room. There are many paint color options as long as you know which works best with your small bathroom.

A Look at Prairie Style Architecture and Its Defining Characteristics
| Updated April 12, 2023 | Published June 20, 2021

Have you ever wondered what American architecture looks like? Then take a look at the Prairie style architecture.The original American-born Prairie style is a typical example of the most influential movement in American history. Let’s explore this unique architecture by delving into its history, characteristics, influence and some famous examples right here. 

Types of Bridges
| Updated April 12, 2023 | Published June 20, 2021

Bridges are sturdy connecting structures that are built over obstacles to provide passage for humans, animals, and all kinds of vehicles. They are typically built over rivers, lakes, or gorges.

An Insight into the Classical Antebellum Architecture
| Updated April 9, 2023 | Published June 14, 2021

When one hears the word “Antebellum”, a vision of grand, stately mansions that often served as plantation homes for the Southerners comes to mind. These homes are much like the manor house in Gone with the Wind, featuring opulent columns and covered verandas.

Types of Castles
| Updated July 29, 2022 | Published June 10, 2021

Castles can be found in many regions and many styles around the world. But, the European-style ones are possibly the most well-known. They were common, particularly during the Middle Ages. In this article, we’ll go over many types of castles from ancient time till now.

Discover Old World Charm of Tuscan Style Architecture
| Updated September 9, 2023 | Published May 31, 2021

From Siena and Pisa to Tuscany and Florence, these regions are filled with charming villas built on the hills of scenic countryside. If you are fascinated with Tuscan style architecture, you don’t have to live in Tuscany to enjoy these magical homes.

A Closer Look at Shingle Style Homes
| Updated April 2, 2023 | Published May 31, 2021

Shingle style homes are associated with the wealthy in the US. This cottage style home spans across coast to coast from New England and beyond with a classic yet informal look. Popular as a beach retreat or country home, the architecture takes its inspiration from contemporary and classic influences.

Parts of a Temple
| Updated July 13, 2022 | Published May 12, 2021

Temples are among the earliest structures known or erected by men. The word temple comes from the Latin word ‘templum,’ which means a sacred space. The etymology of the word can give anyone an idea of what a temple is, and that is for religious or spiritual activities, including praying and making sacrifices. In this article, you will know more about the parts of some types of temples.

Parts of a castle
| Updated July 13, 2022 | Published May 10, 2021

Man has attempted to build a form of fortification for defense and shelter since the Greek and Roman eras. Over the ages, these developed into castles, which are a type of military and residential structure. This article will explore on the essential parts of a castle.