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Drawing Floor Plans with SketchUp Hub – A Review

January 18, 2017

Drawing Floor Plans with SketchUp Hub –  A  Review Nope, it’s not Friday already, although some of us will be wishing it was, and I’m not naming any names here.  On a serious note,  I’m posting today because, 1.  I have the patience of a gnat, and  2. more truthfully, I just couldn’t wait until Friday.  You see, I am somewhat excited about today’s post as it’s  my first ever review, and I have loved every minute of it. A while…

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The Lighting Guide – Part 3 – How To, Tips & Cheats

December 9, 2016

Yay Friday has arrived, and today you get to read the final part of the Lighting Guide. We have already covered the basic principles of lighting to your homes here and here. Today, it’s all about how to go about implementing the perfect lighting scheme, as well as some helpful tips. So without further ado, let’s go! Plan The key to a successful lighting scheme is to plan ahead, and not when you’ve finished decorating. If you are going for a complete redesign of…

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Balance & How It Works – An Interior Design Principle

November 25, 2016
Balance & How It Works - An Interior Design Principle

So today, I thought I’d get a bit technical and provide you with an insight into Balance. It is one of the Interior Design basics when planning spaces. Have you ever entered a room for the first time, and automatically felt at ease, and comfortable in your surroundings? If you have, it may well be that the space has used a key ingredient – BALANCE. Of course, there will be other elements at play, but getting the balance right within any room is important to…

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What Is An Interior Designer?

September 27, 2016

What Is An Interior Designer? A few weeks ago, I wrote a post for those of you who were interested or intrigued about Considering Studying Interior Design. Today, I thought I would clarify what Interior Designers actually do. Over the course of my time studying Interior Design, I have, and still do, hear many misconceptions and preconceptions as to what an Interior Designer does, and doesn’t do. I’ll be first to admit, when I look back before embarking on my studies, I really didn’t…

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