• Home Office

    Make your own Smart and Space Saving Table

    Working from home should not hinder productivity especially if your home is a small one.  A home office need not make your space smaller than it is, that is why a Smart and Space Saving Table is what you probably would need. We found this video that shows us step by step in making that Smart and Space Saving Table and all with simple and affordable wood materials. Video is property of Woodworking Skill channel on youtube. And is originally published on their channel on this page. The video begins by showing us basic material used was “Palo China” or “Kiln-dried pine wood”.  The craftsman started by trimming the wood…

  • Storage & Closet

    Aesthetically Designed Storage Solutions

    “Good design and quality product doesn’t have to be expensive…” If you are looking for aesthetically designed storage solutions, there is one company that seems to be offering just that.  According to MegaBox, “Good design and quality product doesn’t have to be expensive…”. They believe in providing every household the perfectly aesthetically designed storage solution that suits their daily needs.  Their products consists of well-designed items to help the homemaker organize and maximize storage space.  Each item bears the simplistic and modern outlook of MegaBox designs. Each quality storage product can be had at an affordable. Wide array of aesthetically designed plastic storage products They have a wide array of…

  • Bedroom,  Storage & Closet

    Create a faux walk-in closet

    Some of us have one time or another thought of how we could create a faux walk-in closet.  Wouldn’t it be nice if we had a walk-in closet? Even just a small one?  It would great to be able to get into a separate and private space just for donning or changing into your work clothes. A place, no matter how small, that is just right and has all the little spaces for storing your clothes and accessories keeping them out sight in your main living area. I am assuming that of us living in smaller but not tiny homes. apartments and condos can do this With IKEA’s Bedroom Layout…

  • Home Office

    Workplace ergonomics for the home office.

    Giving importance to Workplace ergonomics for the home office is giving importance to our health and well being. Workplace ergonomics is the science of designing the workplace and home office, keeping in mind the capabilities and limitations of the worker. … A workplace ergonomics improvement process removes risk factors that lead to musculoskeletal injuries and allows for improved human performance and productivity.1 Studies have shown that ergonomic design in your work space, whether at the office or at home, can not only reduce injury and pain, but boost your productivity and overall satisfaction as well. This is important specially now since most of us work, will work or started working from home.  The actual…

  • Bathroom

    Using a Walk-in Shower to save on space.

    The current trend for condo living is the limited living space. Assuming we purchase a bare condo unit, we would want to maximize floor area. This is so that actual living space may be a little bit comfy and spacious. One of the areas in your condo or home that you can skimp on is your bathing area. Although most condos have a Walk-in Shower already, these tend to take up much space.  We will show you to you how you Using a Walk-in Shower to save on space. Most condo designs in the Philippines have a ample allotment for the shower area. This might be because there are still…

  • Home Office

    A compact home office that you can make in your home

      With the COVID-19 literally in the air, more and more of us have planned or are subject to staying at home and working in our version of a compact home office. Most if us have very little to minimal working areas that is why we should try to learn to maximize space. A working area in the home need not take up much space. At the very least, a dining table would suffice. But then there is the privacy concern. This is true specially if you have young once’s active within your home. That every now and would open and close the fridge, get a plate and eat something.…

  • Patio

    Entertaining guests on your patio

    Entertaining guests on your patio would be great since it is usually spacious. Aside from its appeal of not being enclosed, it is a breather for fresh air especially if you mix smoking with non-smoking guests. Preparation Ideas: Decorating your patio. Keep your patio furniture scaled to the size of your space. Overly large pieces of furniture can crowd the area and make it difficult to maneuver around the patio. You should leave spaces for walking and mingling free of obstructions. Patio furniture should preferably be weather-resistant since it would be troubling to be taking indoor furniture from your patio when it rains. A griller whether fixed or on wheels…

  • Laundry

    4 things to consider in outdoor laundry room

    Most condo dwellers in the Philippines have their bathrooms double up as their laundry.  Either they do not have any other place to launder or they simply like doing their laundry in the bathroom.  For condo units that do have that extra balcony space, the first and designing the laundry is off the essence.  We would show you 4 things to consider in outdoor laundry room.  It must be designed in such a way that doing the laundry on your balcony is both convenient and practical.  In repurposing your balcony, here are: 4 things to consider in outdoor laundry room. Water Source – make sure that your balcony has access to…

  • Balcony,  Home Office

    Converting your balcony or terrace into a home office

    One of the disadvantages of having a small condo or apartment is not usually having a workplace or home office.  If you are lucky enough to have a condo or apartment with a balcony can easily Convert your balcony or terrace into a home office. Converting your balcony or terrace into a home office. The possibilities of such a task are endless. We need to employ some creativity to create an atmosphere that functional and at the same time conducive.  Depending on how much you are willing to spend on such conversion, you may find yourself either doing your own furniture or repurposing some old ones. There would always be…