Welcome to Expert Design Tips.
Here you’ll find blog posts written to help you understand the redecoration and renovation of your home. These articles will help you to avoid common interior design mistakes and provide exciting new ideas for your home.
When I say ‘faux flowers’ do you think of cheap plastic roses with dust ingrained in them? Take that horrid thought out of your mind.
A luxury living room will be different for every person. What makes something luxurious for one will not necessarily be shared by another.
Maybe you haven’t given consideration to choosing the right dining table. After all, a table is just a flat top, several legs, what’s to choose?
There is one important decor trick most people neglect with their interior design. How can one little imperative make all the decor difference? You’ll be surprised.
The right sofa choice depends on variables such as budget, quality, size of the room, and comfort factor. So how can you choose the right sofa for your family?
A functional kitchen is much better than a stylish one. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t have both. Meld style AND function for your best kitchen yet.
Renovation advice is always best taken from people who have ACTUALLY renovated. As an interior designer, I help home lovers renovate all the time.
Introducing colour to your home can be a scary for novice redecorators. However, why not create a more unique home by using colour like a pro. Here’s how.
Parent’s retreat, teenage hang-out, play & study zones; bedrooms have evolved. Living spaces still occupy the sunniest spaces & the best views, but bedrooms are catching up.
When you need home renovation preparation advice then ask a professional. It’s people like me who have probably seen everything. So when it comes to home renovation prep, here’s my two bobs worth.
Children’s bedrooms are just about the most fun spaces to decorate. Get frivolous, colourful, playful and take risks. However, don’t make this big mistake.
The perfect bedroom is no longer a place in which to merely sleep. Our bedrooms have morphed into one of the most important private spaces in a home.
It may seem odd that I’m writing about having a real or authentic home. I mean, it’s YOUR home so it’s totally authentic, right? So why should you consider hiring an interior designer at all?
The ten commandments of colour are simple tips. They will help you navigate the potential pitfalls of choosing colours and textures that work together.
Home styling tips don’t require a renovation. Interior designers will save you expensive mistakes. Home styling tips will help personalize any room.
Design rules are made to be broken…at least in modern interior design. I encourage my clients to push the design boundaries to create a home that’s unique.
These expert design tips form part of a body of work on interior design that I have been contributing for many years. In the ‘About Me‘ section of this website, you may have read about my background in digital interior design media.
In addition, my own interior design blog ‘Don’t Call Me Penny‘ contains over 950 free articles from moving house to pet-friendly gardens. For the past four years, I have written a weekly ‘Homes + Interiors’ newspaper column for the Weekender Herald.
Here at Plush Design Interiors, you’ll find expert design tips to help YOU make better decisions for the design, redecoration, renovation and extension of your home. I specialise in residential architectural and interior design so everything here has a focus on home owners and home renters.
If you have any questions about your own home design, please feel free to contact me on 0421 043 505 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You’ll also find more information on the ‘Services‘ page plus 3D floorplan design and moodboards for your inspiration.
At Plush Design Interiors, I’ll treat your home like me home… and remember, love where you live.