If you envy those houses with built-in slide, you don’t need anymore. Designed by Trisha Cleveland, SlideRider is an innovative concept which transforms almost any staircases into slides and folds up when not in use. Besides multiple folding mats that can be laid over angular steps to create a smooth surface, it also has a weighted top and grippy bottom to keep everything securely in place and a cushioned bottom pad for a soft landing. To install it, simply unfold the padded base to cover your stairs, assemble the safety bumpers, and it’s ready to ride. When you’re done, just fold it up with the included storage strap, and tuck it away for the next ride. Sounds attempting? Find more information on Quirky.com.
People have all kinds of motivation for downsizing, but there tends to be two main reasons. Firstly, scaling down after children have moved out, when they no longer need all that space and could do with a bit more money to fund university fees, for example, or getting older; when heading towards retirement, people may choose to downsize in order to fund well-deserved holidays or lengthy travel.
Others downsize due to increases in the cost of living – because they want to live in a different, more expensive area, or because by selling a large property they can afford to buy two smaller ones, thereby giving them either a holiday home or a rental income.
We all have slightly different tastes and preferences when it comes to what appeals to us from an aesthetic point of view and bedroom design is certainly no different in that respect.
The one thing that most of us agree on is we all want to retire for the evening to a bedroom that is welcoming and helps to put you in a relaxed and positive frame of mind, so that you can enjoy a restful sleep and wake up reinvigorated the next morning.
Here are some bedroom design ideas that might help you to find that perfect bedroom that we would all love to have in our home.
This colorful loft apartment located in the central region of Belo Horizonte, Brazil, was re-modeled by Gislene Lopes who reinvented the personality of the home by applying some really strong color and intriguing textures. Eech piece of interiors is carefully chosen and make sure they keep their own feature and can transit smoothly from one to the other. The best thing I love about this place is its fabulous view which can be enjoyed from every room.