Dezine Tip of the Day – Warm and Cool Colors

Dezine Tip of the Day

One of the first things to remember when selecting colors is that cool colors recede and warm colors advance and that dark colors look heavy and enclosing, light colors make the room look larger and lighter, this will get you a simple way to rule out colors and concentrate on the colors that will work in the space.

Further reading on warm and cool colors for interior decorating


Sound Control and Noise Reduction for Home Interiors

Sound as you probably know is a series of vibrations at different speeds. This gives the various pitches. The vibrations in turn vibrate the wall and the sound gets transferred through the wall via this vibration. What we try to do is stop or reduce this vibration.

Mass. The simplest method but often the most expensive is to increase the density of wall making it out of stone or brick.
However we can also increase the wall thickness by using multiple layers of plasterboard.

To read more about sound absorption and noise
reduction for home interiors
and more about sound here