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In our household accidents may occur and therefore it is good to prevent them. It is necessary that we look after our family (especially the elderly and children). With that goal will give you some tips to know what precautions we should take in order to live in a safe home.
First floors should have a non-slip surface. If you want to use these large carpets should be fastened to the floor. In addition, make sure you have adequate lighting in all rooms. Watchmen placed to achieve a clear vision and no need to turn the main lights in the middle of the night.
If you live with people too old must include rails for the toilet and bathtub. Then they can stand and sit without any problems. Furthermore, in the bathtub placed a rubber mat (and warn slips).
Check all electrical appliances at home and only use cables and wires with insulating cover. We’ve already warned about the special attention that we have with electricity in the home areas in which water circulates, for example, in the bathroom. The most important thing is to remember that you must keep electrical appliances distant sinks and bathtubs.
Phones available in areas within easy reach and next to them saves a list of emergency numbers. A practical option for any problem is to have a cordless phone that can transports around the house.
In addition, immediately repair any loose tile home. Install railings at the entrance that support and balance (also requires a good lighting). So you can move with confidence when you get home in the middle of the night.
The in the room that you use will depend on what mood you want to give and what you want to use. It may also give a touch of tranquility and comfort for your eyes in case it is an area to read. Too much or too little lighting is not ideal. I’ll help you with this by showing some types of lighting for the room.
There are two types of lighting for the room: the natural and artificial. Both go hand in hand, and necessary. The natural is coming through the windows or doors during the day are given by the artificial lamps.
The natural lighting in the room can be achieved with generous windows, skylights and more. If you want to adjust the amount of light then you can use curtains. If you have TV or computer in this room, put it away from light because, otherwise, can be difficult to be seen easily.
Artificial illumination can vary in quantity and quality. Depend on the type of light you want to use. Instead of putting one lamp in the middle of the roof, you can get carried away by your imagination and use lights in different places with different tones. This will create a pleasant atmosphere.
Proper lighting is necessary in any room, and it is important for many reasons. Decide the best lighting taking into account the activities you perform in your living room.
Your bedroom is the most private, personal and important your home is where you hide from your day and all the chores, you relax; you forget the worries and just relax. Of course, this place must have your personal touch in regard to the decoration.
There are many things to do in a bedroom more than just different color paint and buy a new bed that is large and prominent. If you have no knowledge about it, jump and read these ideas for remodeling a bedroom that I have prepared.
Change the color of the bedroom is important. This will change his whole appearance and make the bedroom feel relaxing, or shrill. It is best to use pastels to achieve the first effect and can relax. According to the beliefs of some to use some colors make you feel a specific way. For example, red colors inspire passion. A blue, on the other hand, is perfect for the room because you will feel relaxed and just want to sleep and rest.
After choosing the color of the bedding be changed to match and also has the effect you want to achieve. Bedding is one of the most important and usually the focal point of the bedroom ad to add a touch for more welcoming, put many pillows and/or comfortable cushions and beautiful.
Another important aspect is the lighting that will help transform the room completely. You add in the necessary points and leave the remaining space with a touch darker and for example, the area where the bed should have a dimmer light. If you have a space for reading or desk, then you better illuminate it.
Another point to consider is to add a touch of romance. This will taking into account that not only use it to sleep but often to be with our partner. A room that invites romance will come in handy.
With little money and a couple of days of work you can achieve a spectacular refurbishment. Try these tips!
The kitchen is one of the main rooms of the house, it is prepared, preserved and savored the food. For this reason, the design of kitchen furniture is vital to achieve maximum functionality in this space.
In the selection of kitchen furniture is important the selection of colors to give a sense of spaciousness, luminosity, and because they combine well with cooking materials. The minimalist furniture allows greater use of space and easy cleaning.
The kitchen counters should not have corners, the car dealers are preferable to deep cupboards, and this allows a better ordering of the items.
Decorating with antiques, gives a touch to any kitchen. Avoid very bright colors in the kitchen, because they produce an effect of excess. Lighting is important, direct white light bulbs on the work areas and dim lights in the ceiling for general illumination, are recommended.
The kitchen furniture is important to achieve functional comfortable and pleasant environment, to facilitate the tasks involved.
Tops are strength requirements, functionality and aesthetics, so it is used granite, marble, and now, steel, glass, wood, silistone. The design of kitchen worktops has different types depending on the material.
The stainless steel is very hygienic and attractive, so they are used in kitchens of restaurants, although any splash is very noticeable. They are usually formed by a cluster table covered with a sheet of 2mm.
Oak slats are oak veneer Formica or ribbons. They are easy to combine with the decor. The micro marble is a mixture of resins and minerals, high strength and low cost.
Silestone, are in high demand currently, consists of a plate with natural quartz, resin and glass, making them resistant to wear and scratches. Coordinate with any kitchen, as are manufactured in various colors. Marble and wood are traditional, very tough and expensive, are the most aesthetically beautiful.
The cabinets are of great importance for storage. To optimize the capacity, we can choose the height of the internal shelves. There are lockers for each use, bottle, food, hygiene, dishes, etc.
It is advisable to choose furniture that extends up the roof to avoid depositing on top of the cabinets, all objects of little use. The cabinets come in all sizes or can be ordered to size.
Although sometimes serves attic, in many others, the attic can become a little haven in which to spend hours reading, watching a movie or spending some time with friends and family, but not the only option that offers since it is also very common as a bedroom or enable them for other uses such as studio, games room or gym.
Usually this space is decorated with antique furniture or those who have been relegated to second place after adding new furniture at home. However, it is necessary to take into account that this is an area that has some peculiarities, so it has to pay special attention to decoration, to make it a cute room with personality.
First we must define the use to which it is put into the attic. Among the most common options are enabled as a living room or bedroom conversion. Regardless of the option chosen, we must not forget that this is a problem area because both the height, as the particularities of the shape of the roof may cause difficulties when it comes to furnishing. In some cases, their small size or scarcity of natural light also pose a problem, so it is necessary to double the creative effort to determine what elements are essential to your decor.
A rule of thumb to follow when we have to decorate a room like this is the predominance of functionality. Whatever style you choose, the furniture must fulfill two tasks: to be both decorative, such as being practical.
If we are going to enable a living room, requires three basic pieces: a sofa, coffee table and a small bookcase. If instead we are allowing a bedroom, the furniture would be a key bed, a nightstand and a dresser.
When we pack your attic is to install an insulated ceiling and walls to protect from cold and heat and also have large windows to promote the entry of natural light and that due to their caps is difficult to achieve adequate lighting.
If we convert the attic into a bedroom can use the lower part of the roof and put a comfortable there or the headboard of the bed, trying also to locate the bed at one point or focus of natural light, with little details that get to take advantage space.
To achieve this long-sought point of sophistication can fully detach the image of the hardy loft and warmth. If the room is decorated with furniture straight, clean lines and sober and neutral colors like black and white with red accents, is assured an avant-garde, minimalist and modern. Mediterranean style is also suitable for a loft, represents the relaxation and light, star colors, the blue in all its ranges and the white from the most pure vanilla.