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The benefits of bigger windows (and how to clean them)

We all know that bigger doesn’t (always) mean better, but when it comes to larger windows for your home, we’re sure you can count some advantages, right? But while big and beautiful windows can really boost your exterior views (among other things), d…

13 January, 2021

Dividing your open-plan space: 7 ideas

There’s a new design trend and its main focus is not visual splendour (although that is important  as well), but mainly how to turn multifunctional large spaces into smaller, more convenient zones dedicated to eating, working, relaxing, sleeping, etc.

05 January, 2021

What are the pros and cons of wood fireplaces?

As summer is doing its best at the moment here in South Africa, nearly none of us are thinking about how we’ll be warming up our homes come winter 2021. Surely by now you’ll agree that there’s nothing like grouping around a crackling fire for some in…

14 December, 2020

8 ways to upgrade your laundry room for 2021

Laundry day is rarely fun for anyone. Add to that a drab and horribly under-styled room with a washing machine and we can’t blame anyone for not looking forward to doing laundry.

11 December, 2020

Easy style tips to make a room look lighter

For Johannesburg-based firm Spegash Interiors, interior design is not just about day-to-day operations to keep the company running, but about a commitment to excellence. No wonder, then, that Spegash Interiors is regarded as one of South Africa’s mos…

10 December, 2020

The 8-step guide to designing the perfect accent wall

Lovers of design splendour will undoubtedly have heard of Deborah Garth Interior Design International, especially those  in Johannesburg. Because ever since the firm was established back in March 1992, Deborah Garth has been turning the style tables…

07 December, 2020

Great big windows: The pros and cons

While great, big windows can certainly add an aesthetically pleasing touch to a house (or any other building), bigger is not always better. Sometimes yes, but not always.Fortunately, we’ve done your homework so you can easily weigh the pros and cons…

29 November, 2020

How to create multi-purposes spaces in your home

A4AC Architects is the team bringing us today’s design inspiration. With quite a collection of design projects completed in South Africa (and the rest of the continent), the Johannesburg-based A4AC Architects specialises, among other things, in givin…

26 November, 2020

The homify guide to organising and cleaning your laundry room

What would you do if your living room was overrun with clutter? Seeing as it’s a public space, you’d better get on that issue sooner rather than later. But what if the same problem pops up in another, more private area of the house – like your laundr…

29 October, 2020

Remodel your laundry room in 10 easy steps

Having a sturdy renovation budget for a laundry room is part of many homeowners’ dreams, yet real life (and real budgets) works differently. But that doesn’t mean a pretty, practical laundry room is out of the question, for there exists numerous ways…

28 October, 2020