The idea of rational use of premises under the roof belongs to the French architect Francois Mansart. The name Mansarde has become firmly established in the languages of various European nations for the designation of rooms located in whole or in part as if inside a gable roof.
At first they were servants’ rooms, storerooms, workshops. The real revolution in the development of mansards occurred in the 40s of the last century, since the housing problem was acute in big cities. Then began the active development of empty attics – with the device ventilation, lighting and heating.
In recent years, this problem has become relevant in our country. Continue reading
Quite often, rooms of respectable hotels are decorated in the neoclassical style. And for good reason – this direction in design harmoniously combines conservatism, elegance and fashion trends. This style is perfect for the interior of the bedroom. Calm, but luxurious, it will emphasize your status and allow you to relax in a wonderful atmosphere.
Neoclassicism in the interior
Unlike strict classics, neoclassicism allows introducing the latest innovations and trends into interior design, expands the choice of materials and generally opens up more room for imagination. Here, everything is also based on symmetry, calm colors, simplicity of forms and grace of lines, but neoclassicism is perceived more easily and naturally. Continue reading
Blue in fashion today is a fact. However, if we talk about it in interior design, then less often its shades are found in the design of kitchens. Why it happens and how to embed blue color in kitchen design – we are telling right now. We also suggest that you look at a selection of photos of kitchen interiors in blue and make sure that most of the prejudices in this case are false.
Blue color in the interior of the kitchen: why it is rare and what stereotypes should be forgotten
First of all, the shades of blue are most often associated with the water element, so it would be logical to use them in the design of the bathroom than the kitchen. Continue reading