Home Fragrances for Happy Home
Jul04

Home Fragrances for Happy Home

A good fragrance is one of the reasons that can lead you to the happy world & peaceful living. A nice aroma creates an atmosphere where you can relax and eases your mental stress to a great extent. It has been noticed that smell is the most powerful and effective amongst five senses that nature has gifted to humans. Smell has the tendency to cast us back to our past or we fall to live in dreamy zone. No doubt scents create an essence of home friendly atmosphere. Home Fragrance creates a living space for you to relax after a long day and even sets mood for a wonderful evening with your closed ones. Let’s create an inviting and welcoming space for those who enter your den by creating an aromatic zone that can greatly affect the person’s mood. It is really important to create a corner for unique fragrances at your home. Some of the Ultimate Mood Shifters  Lavender – For relaxation, the scent is soothing, and puts our minds to  rest.  Cinnamon – A stimulant, but also an aphrodisiac  Peppermint – Can enhance memory and increase alertness  Lemon – A healer.  Rosemary – A boost The perfect combination: Right scent for the right corner of your home Interior of your home works well when it smells good. However it’s very important to pick up the right combination of scents and suitable corners of your home as it can define the beauty of your living. When you add a certain aroma to your living, the delightful outcome from that corner of your home is just so pleasurable and makes you fall in love with living by helping you relax properly and to enhance the living room and dining room you may opt for light floral scent or citrus, teakwood to create a pleasant atmosphere and avoid heavy and strong fragrances that will interfere with your daily peaceful living.  Bedroom is a place where you think of a soothing and relaxing mind. To reduce the pressure & enjoy a stress free living, use mint or eucalyptus scented candles in your home. Let the aroma of the candles make your living more relaxing. Aromatic candles when lit it sets the mood and create romantic ambiance with an appealing smell and add extra lightning and bring warm and cozy feeling and helps to ward off the stale air. Food scent like vanilla, apple, coffee, cinnamon etc are good to go with kitchen. Ocean themed fragrances do wonder to the environment for soothing and relaxing shower Bulk Bag of botanicals or sachets can be kept under laundry. Its appealing smell will stop...

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Design Ideas For Small Kitchen
Mar05

Design Ideas For Small Kitchen

If Home is where the heart is then kitchen is the heart of the Home. Kitchen is a place where delicious moments are seasoned with love. It’s a place where mothers and children interact after a day’s work, where guests drop in to lend a helping hand and end up talking their hearts out while chopping veggies for you. So, kitchen means a lot of activity. And, if kitchen is small, its design has to be exceptionally good to overcome the space constraint. Most mid segment homes generally come with a small sized kitchen.  However, this should not stop small apartment dwellers from being their creative best and evolve designs to convert their small kitchens into efficient, functional kitchens. No matter what the size of your kitchen, a good countertop, a good cabinetry arrangement and some decorative accents can convert your simple kitchen into a stunning one. But before that you need to understand your kitchen needs and your kitchen layout. Broadly speaking these are the basic things an efficient kitchen needs: Spacious countertops High-suction chimney Deep sink Good storage space Good illumination Smaller and compact appliances Pantry Unit(if space allows)  Needs of an Indian Kitchen Unlike western kitchens, Indian kitchens mean a lot of frying, lingering aromas, and pressure cooked food, therefore a spacious countertop, a high-suction chimney, and a window allowing in fresh air and light are a must. Most kitchens are used through the day, as three proper meals are cooked in a day. For this, the countertop needs to be spacious to accommodate the veggies and other stuff that remains scattered on the countertop while you are preparing meals. So much for the countertop use, now let’s discuss the sinks. Indian kitchens use big utensils/dishes and not pint sized ones, so the sink has to be big and deep enough to accommodate such utensils. Most dishes are scrubbed and scoured by hand, so this should also be kept in mind while choosing a kitchen sink. Water will spill on the floor and everywhere around the sink while doing the dishes if the sink is too shallow. Do take care of this kitchen aspect. Another important thing is storage. Today’s apartment dwellers are  a mix of modern and tradition, so there will be all sorts of utensils in a modern Indian kitchen –Indian and Western, for that, there needs to be ample storage space in the kitchen.  Now the appliances. Well, smaller kitchen means lesser space, therefore, go for smaller and compact electrical appliances. Place microwave on a shelf underneath some cabinet to save your counter space. Good illumination is another important aspect of kitchen designing...

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Need for Space Utilization in Mid-Segment Homes
Feb26

Need for Space Utilization in Mid-Segment Homes

Home is a haven of peace and warmth, a place where you want to relax after a day’s work. We all work hard so that we and our family can have a good life together in the sanctuary of love called Home. A home can only be called a haven of peace when it is an organized place overflowing with warmth and affection of the family members. A well organized home gives you peace of mind and keeps you more focused, which in turn makes you more productive. Small apartments is the most common living option available in big cities, so space is a big constraint in most city homes. Living in an apartment with limited floor area and keeping it organized is quite challenging. You can meet this challenge by incorporating some smart designs into the architecture and interiors of your house. Smart space planning, multifunctional furniture, and de-cluttering are the rules of thumb when you are trying to maximize space in a small apartment. You can’t do much about the size of the apartment, but you can certainly create spaces within your house to make it look chic, elegant, and spacious. If you are one of those urban mid segment house dwellers who want to pack a lot of living into their small apartments, then there are some really fantastic ideas on space utilization and functional furniture that can be useful for you.  Spend a little time, effort, and money on planning the spaces, furniture, and décor of your apartment and see the results. You will be amazed. But, before that some planning– Follow these simple three steps for planning: Step1.  Define your space needs and style. (What you want) Step2.  Define your budget. (How much you will spend) Step3.  Hire someone to do your interiors or buy furniture that suits your space. (How you will spend your money) When you want to remodel your interiors to create a certain degree of spaciousness, the first step is to outline your space needs. While you are outlining your current space needs, keep in mind your future needs as well. This will make it easier for you to modify designs later on whenever the need arises. Once the space needs are outlined, make sure the choice of your furniture mirrors your space needs. The second and an important step is – defining your budget. It’s your budget that will define your choice of furniture, décor, and style. It will also help you to decide whether or not you can afford to hire someone to do your interiors. Therefore, budgeting is very important.  The third step is to take professional...

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