Category: Walls and floors

Designing Slopes - Five Creative Ideas

Designing Slopes - Five Creative Ideas

Sloping ceilings offer many possibilities for a creative design. With colors, pictures and much more, the bevel turns into a real eye-catcher. Show your colors An attic room can be transformed into a visual highlight with colors. This is especially good when the roof pitches are symmetrical, starting at the bottom and ending in the gable.

Painting the Staircase - Creative Ideas

Painting the Staircase - Creative Ideas

The staircase is the first impression a visitor receives when they enter a house. With creative ideas, it becomes an eye-catcher when painting. The Staircase - Eye-catcher of the House When a visitor or occupant enters a house, he gains the first impression of the interior from the staircase. Old staircases in the style of the Wilhelminian style with art nouveau ornaments and stucco are very impressive and aesthetic.

Stick ceiling strips on wallpaper - Tips

Stick ceiling strips on wallpaper - Tips

Ceiling strips are a visual highlight. There are several ways of attaching to the wallpaper. Lightweight ceiling strips can be glued on The easiest way to apply ceiling strips is to glue them directly to the wallpaper. Lightweight decorative elements such as rosettes and polystyrene moldings are particularly suitable for this purpose.

Porcelain stoneware expansion joints

Porcelain stoneware expansion joints

When laying porcelain stoneware, many homeowners are unsure whether expansion joints are needed. The solution is simpler than many think. What are expansion joints? The expert speaks instead of an expansion joint of a movement joint, expansion joint or dilatation joint, as the joints serve a purpose.

The best floor coverings for underfloor heating

The best floor coverings for underfloor heating

Underfloor heating is efficient and improves living comfort. However, not every floor covering is suitable for this type of heating. For a floor covering to be suitable for underfloor heating, it must be resistant to fluctuations in temperature as well as easily to heat. When choosing the floor, very different aspects have to be considered than without underfloor heating.

The best care for plank flooring - Checklist

The best care for plank flooring - Checklist

The cleaning and care of a plank floor is very easy. However, you should pay a lot of attention in order not to damage the natural floor. Plank flooring - Hints for care Plank flooring is one of the oldest and most popular floor coverings. Long and short wooden boards are natural products that are extremely hygienic and easy to care for.

Floorboards with natural charm

Floorboards with natural charm

Characteristics of plank types and their installation The plank flooring is considered to be the traditional wooden floor. As self-supporting elements, planks are easy to lay and can be easily sanded down due to their high use thickness of 20 to 25 mm. Furthermore, they are perceived as warm and comfortable due to their low heat dissipation and elastic construction.

Practical Variety - What You Should Know About Vinyl Flooring

Practical Variety - What You Should Know About Vinyl Flooring

In terms of production and variety, vinyl floors have developed a lot over time: they offer a wide range of exciting designs and are - with the right seal - harmless to health. Rustic wood look, more elegant Marble or exotic design - Vinyl flooring is more popular than ever. This is mainly because they combine many advantages of different types of flooring: they are warm and quiet like parquet, easy to clean and hygienic like tiles and available in a variety of decors such as laminate.

The right color for the bathroom

The right color for the bathroom

Warm, bright colors in the bathroom provide comfort and a feel-good atmosphere. However, if they are too glaring, colors quickly seem cheesy and uneasy. A modernly furnished bathroom consists of noble furnishings and colorful accents. A subtle color gradient on the walls and on the flooring is advantageous.

Choosing the Right Color

Choosing the Right Color

Color is not the same Color: Quality, Ingredients, Opacity - all of these criteria are important if you want to choose the right color. Before painting, ask yourself more questions. Does the color match? And how much color will you need? MyHammer has collected information for you: Color Psychology: This means color for your well-being Color Quality: You should pay attention to the color purchase Health: Choose safe colors Special colors: Dirt and Color requirements: How many liters of color do you need?