Today, a corporate environment is defined by sleek glass panels, shiny surfaces and clean cut lines. This look has also translated into home decor and the most modern homes today feature clean simple lines and a lot of glass or perhaps steel.
Technology plays an important role in defining this design theme. Gadgets like hi-fi systems, DVD players, kitchen appliances and even telephones today have a certain ‘modern’ look. And since electronic gadgets make up a large part of our home environment, it only makes sense to feature this theme in our home decor. However, one can be creative and mix things up a little to add warmth to a home. After all, a home is not a home if it looks like a corporate office.
Architects and interior designers have always understood the importance of reflective elements in a space. While larger mirrors give a sense of added space to a room, smaller mirrors can add an interesting texture. This is where antique mirrors come into the picture. Antique mirrors are often expensive. Excellent replicas are made by artisans and can be found at reasonable prices. However, if you are in possession of an antique mirror, and want to get it restored, there are professionals who can deal with antique mirror restoration click here . (more...)