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How To Create Space and Cohesion In the Home Using Interior Features

How To Create Space and Cohesion In the Home Using Interior Features

Most of us decorate our homes in stages.  Like the Golden Gate Bridge, the job of beautifying never seems to end. You get to the end of the task, and you realise that there’s no cohesion.

And you start all over again.

Sounds familiar?

Perhaps it’s time to question the way you create space and cohesion in the home.

Consider:

Unify the energy and beauty of the changing seasons from your outside space into your living quarters with bi-fold doors and glass stairways.

Matching doors, the use of glass, and creative stairways create flow by welcoming natural light, promoting the impression of space.

Here are our tips for creating space and cohesion in the home by choosing the right home interior features:

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6 Ways to Step Up Your Home’s Style with Smart Staircase Design

Usually, staircases are designed primarily for function. However, just because it is small and narrow, it doesn’t mean that your staircase shouldn’t be just as much of a representation of your personal style as the rest of your house. While grand stairways are common in mansions, for the majority of homes, stairs don’t live up to their full interior décor potential.

If you would like your home to have a creative stairway that isn’t just noticed when you are moving from one floor to another, specialists from an interior design company in Dubai share below six ways to step up your home’s style with the right staircase design.

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How to choose the right lighting for your staircase

Guest Blog by Sian Parsons, Senior Designer at John Cullen Lighting

A staircase is the central pod of your home, linking spaces and people together. It should be functional and sculptural, and lighting can make a real difference. When considering lighting, the design of the staircase, construction and desired effects are the key elements to consider, along with finish and texture. In most cases, lighting on staircases isn’t purely a decorative theme, it also serves a very real function in terms of safety. Glare should be avoided and maintenance considered, whilst enhancing the form can add beauty and softness.

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5 ways a bespoke staircase can increase the value of your home.

Michael Profile Kings

It is not so much that a staircase increases the value in direct correlation to what the staircase cost, it is the increase in desirability of the home overall which benefits the sale price. Read on to learn why and how a staircase can influence potential buyers of your home.

As the Director of Kings Estate Agents, I have sold many homes both with and without luxury staircases.

Here is what I believe to be the top reasons you should invest in remodelling and specifying a bespoke staircase for your home.

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