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beautiful bathroom inspiration from kallista

beautiful bathroom inspiration from kallista | @meccinteriors | design bites

If you’re not familiar with Kallista—Greek for most beautiful—they offer stunning bathroom and kitchen collections. The quality is fantastic, the styles are both thoughtful and timeless, and the pieces speak to luxury. Whether or not their pieces find their way into your next redesign, you can surely find ample bathroom inspiration from one or more …

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it’s key for remodeling success to choose first

it's key for remodeling success to choose first | @meccinteriors | design bites

Before you start tearing apart your current bathroom and going on a buying spree for the remodel, give careful consideration to movement, functionality, lighting, and storage to create the best new space possible and to achieve remodeling success. While resale value is often touted as paramount, design for your own needs and enjoyment if you’re …

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#tuesdaytrending: soft and delicate neutrals for ss19

#tuesdaytrending: soft and delicate neutrals for ss19 | @meccinteriors | design bites

Interiors for Spring/Summer 2019 will be giving a nod to delicate neutrals. Think beyond your typical beige and grey tones to embrace muted textures, pastel shades, natural colour, faded softness, and pale-on-pale layering.

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grey marble & fossil wood make for a stunning combination

grey marble & fossil wood make for a stunning combination | @meccinteriors | design bites

Italian architect, Piero Lissoni, has designed a series of customisable kitchen and bathroom systems–Code–for Italian brand Boffi. The stunning pieces feature grey marble tops and cabinetry in Abonos Oak, a fossil wood from Eastern Europe found in rivers or lakes. “This wood is characterised by a distinctive gradient colour varying from dark brown to almost black depending on …

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a simple solution to clean up your kitchen recycling centre

a simple solution to clean up your kitchen recycling centre | @meccinteriors | design bites

Hygiene, environmental awareness and sustainability play a special role in the kitchen–especially in waste disposal. An ideal kitchen recycling centre offers cleanliness, flexible separation, and organization all-in-one great solution. Enter Vauth-Sagel‘s VS Envi Space system. The modular VS Envi Space is an easy to configure modern waste separation system. Available in two fitting heights and bin …

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the amazing building technology of ten fold

the amazing building technology of ten fold | @meccinteriors | design bites

Can you imagine a building that appears to be a box but, at the press of a button, it unfolds, expands, and generally transforms into an entirely different looking and functioning structure in less than ten minutes? While it might sound like it’s straight out of a novel or movie, UK-based Ten Fold Technology has made …

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easily expand your kitchen with more counter space

easily expand your kitchen with more counter space | @meccinteriors | design bites

While some people have endless counters, the average builder kitchen just isn’t built that way. Whether you need more space for everyday tasks, special baking, or dining, we’ve curated several pull-out options that will easily and instantly expand your kitchen! Small Extensions A drawer-style pull-out beneath built-in appliances with non-hinge drawers provides a great resting stop …

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#tuesdaytrending: strong elements that will define kitchens in 2018

#tuesdaytrending: strong elements that will define kitchens in 2018 | @meccinteriors | design bites

If you’re planning on updating the hub of your home in 2018–your kitchen–there are several strong elements you may want to include in your design for a fresh, creative, functional space. The following is excerpted from an article written by Wendy Jacob for House & Home. Herringbone Floors On the floor front, herringbone is continuing to trend …

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is a skylight your best way to increase daylighting?

is a skylight your best way to increase daylighting? | @meccinteriors | design bites

When you want to add more natural daylighting into a space, is a skylight your best option? There are definite upsides to skylights, but know the pros and cons before you make your final decision. Pro: Additional Daylighting The best aspect of a skylight is the extra daylight that filters into the room throughout the …

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capture the power of the sun with smart solar blinds

capture the power of the sun with smart solar blinds | @meccinteriors | design bites

Window treatments can do more than control light and save energy. SolarGaps are smart solar blinds that allow you to generate electricity via the sun they’re blocking. I’m generally not a fan of horizontal blinds but, in this case, they serve a purpose. SolarGaps are reportedly able to generate up to 100W-150W of renewable energy per …

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