Discovering an eerie object in a public space or even within the familiarity of our homes can be quite unsettling. When we unexpectedly come across a strange find, we rush to figure out why it’s there. Usually, we remember its owner and the reason for its presence. Yet, in some instances, certain found objects remain perpetual mysteries. And the people in our article still get uneasy remembering their peculiar discoveries.
Many people feel anxious when they hear the word “renovation.” But you don’t have to spend a lot of money or hire a team of builders to make your home more cozy. Sometimes, all it takes is adding a few details or changing the color of your furniture or walls for the room to look completely different.
From the very beginning, Mike’s mother predicted that our relationship would not last. She listed several reasons why we were doomed to fail. She said I did not iron socks and underwear properly. She said I did not know how to make dumplings the right way. She said I needed to braid my hair. She said I wanted a girl, but their family tradition preferred a boy. She did not expect that the real trouble would come from a different source. After our child was born, I began to earn a lot of money, and my husband felt insecure and emasculated around me.
If you’re going through heartbreak, there are probably quite a few Adele songs on your playlist. But despite being such a master at writing breakup songs, Adele clearly knows how to move on and shine again like never before. After many ups and downs in her personal life and a painful divorce, the famous songstress seems to have finally found happiness. These days, Adele seems very content and relaxed, and her fans have been wondering who the man is that’s been making her feel so wonderful.
The Great Pyramid of Giza, built in the 26th century BC, was the tallest building in the world for over 3,800 years! It is crystal clear that the Egyptians didn’t have tools even close to those used by modern handymen, but imagine the scale they could achieve with nowadays’ gadgets. Many new and interesting tools have appeared recently, and we recommend that you familiarize yourself with them.All the tools are very affordable and have good features, they’ll come in handy even for the most experienced craftsman. Get ready to bring something new into your home with a compilation from Bright Side.
Renovating an interior seems like an uphill task for many of us — sometimes we might lack the proper knowledge, finances, or time. However, in order to create a dream home that looks like the ones you’d find on the covers of trendy magazines, all you need is a bit of courage and confidence in yourself.
As the summer season is approaching, many of us are starting to plan yard and garden renovations. Turning our backyards into little sanctuaries where we can feel cozy, warm, and safe sounds exciting and difficult at the same time. From choosing materials to the building process itself, there are many things we should take into account to make our garden dreams come true. Luckily, there are many cool outdoor projects on Reddit, and they can become our inspiration.
Having the home of your dreams goes beyond how big or luxurious a house is. It’s really about how happy you are in the place you’ve created. To that end, the elements you have inside, like furniture and decor, are critical. But perhaps you’ve seen beautiful boards on Pinterest and gotten frustrated because your home doesn’t look exactly the same.
There is a saying, according to which, revenge is a dish best served cold. But something else happens when that small act of revenge is directed at people who manage to exhaust the patience of others with their abusive behavior. In these cases, getting even proves to be very sweet. In a Reddit thread, users share stories of how they settle scores to keep the scales of evil and righteousness evenly balanced.
Has it ever happened to you that you decide to do a thorough cleaning of your place (or maybe a renovation) and you find objects that you never knew you had? As incredible as it may seem, thousands of people have discovered things and spaces they had never seen in their homes while they were cleaning or renovating. This happened to such an extent that they even decided to share their findings on social media and create a community.
The kitchen is the heart of any home, where people spend a lot of time. But what is one supposed to do when the environment around them starts to get boring or when their soul asks for changes but starting a renovation is scary and expensive? It’s time to freshen up the main room in the house (in a way that uses the least amount of money and time).
Before starting a renovation, we tend to learn about various interior design schemes online. We all like perfect pics that show things like light walls, unusual design solutions, and brave modifications, but unfortunately, many of us forget that people actually live in these apartments and don’t just take photos of them. Thus, it might be useful to remember that while black facades in the kitchen look great, they get dirty faster than other colors.
It’s not easy to find a cool property for rent. Moreover, the apartments of our dreams often come together with a “bonus,” which consists of landlords and landladies with their own opinions and unique views on things that happen around us. Visits without preliminary warning, strange rules for using the apartment, and a very unusual look for the renovation of their property — and this is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to landlords’ quirks.
When an object is old or no longer useful, its final destination, sadly, is almost always the trash. But for some people, throwing things away just like that is not an option. Vintage objects have a special charm about them, which is why they sometimes end up transforming into different items, proving to be just as useful as when they were first made. And other times, these items are simply given a new look after a good renovation session.
Performing a renovation comes with a lot of responsibilities, as it’s a wide-scale activity. That’s why it’s not surprising that, despite all our attempts to take every small detail into account, we still end up missing some nuances and eventually end up with something we weren’t expecting. For example, we often opt for certain designer solutions because everyone else does it, and only later do we realize that we should’ve actually gone for more functional, practical alternatives.
In order to not turn the purchase of new lodging into a scene from the Ratatouille movie, a horror movie, or a detective thriller, one needs to have a thorough approach to the process. But as the characters from our compilation have figured out, there is no way to stave off surprises.
If you have grandparents, you can inherit a lot of old furniture from them. Some take these precious items to their country houses, while others just throw them away. But there is another type of person who does their best to return their worn-out furniture to their once glossy, sophisticated state.
When hearing the word “renovation” many of us get chills down our spines. Perhaps that’s the reason why many people prefer to use the services of professionals when starting another repair at home. Not only will these pros help to save time, but they’ll also save the good relationships we have with our relatives, as well as our nerve cells. At the same time, those who are used to doing everything themselves should know that there are some details that will let even a beginner designer understand that the renovation was done by an amateur.
It’s no secret that moving into a new apartment or home is connected with worries. Searching for the right shelter, paperwork, renovation, and settling in — all of these take a lot of time and energy. Moreover, there’s always the risk of coming across sweet and even scary surprises left by the former residents. Some of those surprises cause smiles, others — a hysterical laugh, and then there are some that can deprive you of nerve cells.
Each of us tries to make our home not only cozy, but also comfortable. Currently, many commercials and sites on the internet, billboards, in movies, and on TV series supply us with numerous ideas on how to design our abode. Unfortunately, some modern ideas turn out to be useless from a practical point of view and you might feel regretful about the wasted time and money after having implemented them into your life.
When people are planning a renovation or just buying something nice for their place, they often look at beautiful pictures online and in magazines. But they don’t always read the reviews of people that have already tried certain design ideas. For example, kitchen cabinetry without knobs looks amazing both in photos and in real life, but they are really inconvenient to use in real life.
Before we start a renovation, we can practically see our future home in our minds. Magazines show the design styles and salespeople in stores, ready to sell us anything we’d like. But very often, real life is more complicated and we later realize that some things are not as comfortable as they once seemed and we miss some very important details. My name is Yulia and a couple of things in my new apartment are really infuriating. This is not my first renovation so I thought that this time I had covered all my bases. But, unfortunately, there’s always something more that needs to be done.
An old bathroom can look new and expensive for just $12. A coffee table can become an outstanding installation thanks to LED mirrors. All these ideas can make our space unique without requiring you to spend tons of money, and these people prove it.
How bad can a hotel possibly be? It could be dirty or it might have bad pillows. But what if the toilet is right in the middle of the room or what if the room has no bed at all? Internet users talked about the hotels they’ve stayed at and we didn’t know how to feel while we were reading these stories.
All of us probably dreamed (in childhood or even when we were older) about being able to move objects with the power of our minds, becoming invisible, or teleportation. And the numerous superhero movies of the past 10-20 years only made these wishes stronger. In reality, there are people with superpowers that make us really jealous.
Life knows how to surprise us and true wonders can appear when we least expect them to. You can find hidden toys when your dog rips an old one apart, or you can find unexpected treasure while renovating your house.
The word “renovation” may send shivers down your spine. It’s enough to imagine all this dust, dirt, and a long-running process that includes a bunch of expenses, to want to cancel all your plans and live in peace. If you’ve been planning to, but haven’t dared to clean your balcony or redecorate your bedroom, have a look at these photos from the people who have survived renovations and now, their house is full of beauty and order.
Neighbors are very sensitive people. They might hate the renovation going on in your apartment, the fence that separates your territories, or even the fact that you like to sleep till noon. They know very well that loud music coming out of your speakers at 11 p.m. is disrespectful to other people, so they will remind you of that. But if it’s their party, they can easily have fun till 3 a.m. Living next to neighbors can be quite surprising, and the stories we’ve compiled in this article prove this point to be true.
Today’s many renovation shows have convinced us that doing a renovation in our own houses or apartments is an easy thing. However, only the people who have actually tried it know how much effort the renovation of even a single room can take. And even though we all intend to do the best job possible in the beginning, by the end, we just put up with what we actually did.
There are few people in this world who don't know of Notre-Dame de Paris and the story of the cathedral's bell-ringer who was made famous by the Disney movie, The Hunchback of Notre Dame. This famous cathedral, Notre-Dame, endured one of the greatest architectural disasters when a great fire broke out in the highest tower of the building in April 2019. Everyone was devastated by this catastrophe, but firefighters battled tirelessly with the flames to save the main part of the historical building.
There are so many clever ways to transform your home into an indoor paradise; from creating hidden passages to secret rooms to turning your backyard into a beach oasis. Anyone would love their home to look like movie scenery or a dream destination. Keep in mind that a house is not a home until you make it one with lots of love and imagination. There’s no space that wouldn’t benefit from a renovation.