Bright walls, lots of light, a light creative mess, somewhere there is always a porcelain saucer with a fresh croissant and a Cup of steaming coffee, and the Windows offer a view of at least the Champs Elysees. These associations are the first to come to mind when we talk about the French interior. What ingredients does it actually consist of and can the Bohemian atmosphere of Paris take root on the basis of a Russian apartment?
Parisian interior = stucco + parquet
Typical Parisian apartments in houses of the Ottoman period are unthinkable without two main components: stucco and parquet. Continue reading
Buy a ready-made house or build your own? The second option is attractive because you will get a country object that is fully adapted to your tastes and needs — a House with a capital letter. How to approach it? We give several guidelines for starting the construction of a country house.
Since the beginning
You have chosen a location and approximately determined the construction budget. How to start building a house on a plot? A typical project will be the fastest and most likely the most cost-effective solution. If time and money allow, choose an individual approach and look for a contractor who will take over both construction and design. Continue reading