The dining room has been evolving over the past year. In the early days the dining room was just a status symbol in which at Sundays the guests would be welcomed. The others days the dining room would not be used as much. The character of the dining room was very traditional. The colours would be limited and a bit boring.
Sunday the fifth is the start of the Ramadan, a period of a month where muslims from all over the world fast from sunset to sunrise. This fasting creates a communal feeling and for a lot of people Ramadan is also a month where it is important to come together and to deepen relationships. It so happens that a lot of other cultures also come together in May. Think of milestone ceremonies or communions for example. This is why, this year, May can be seen as thé month of togetherness and meeting up. Hosting an event however can be stressful. That is why we're giving you a few tips on how to prepare your house so you can host a large party of people without having to stress about enough seating or about whether or not your guests are having a good time.
Recently we heard it on the news: 1 in 5 adults has chronic low back pain, often also accompanied by neck pain. In most of the cases a bad posture is the cause, especially for people who have a seated job. Chiropractors have a program with exercises that can help. What does the ideal seating position look like?
A dressing is a must nowadays in the modern interiors. There are many affordable dressings these days so people have the option to have one in no time. How do you get started designing you own dressing? We have five simple steps for you!
We horen het vaker van klanten. Ze zien onze leuke foto’s op Instagram, zoals de foto van Slaapkamer Pam hierboven, en ze willen zelf ook een sfeervol interieur creëren in hun eigen woning. Maar sfeer creëren is niet altijd even gemakkelijk. Je kunt wel de juiste meubelen kopen in de juiste stijl, maar het verschil om een interieur af te maken zit hem meestal in de kleine details. Of in de grote details, zoals een eyecatcher. We proberen hier enkele eenvoudig toepasbare tips mee te geven.
A question we get quite often in our store. First of all: a complete normal question. There are many mattresses on the market, not only a lot of different ones but also a very wide range in quality. In addition, a good mattress for one person, feels less good for someone else. Here we have some tips for you before you purchase a new mattress.
Leaves falling from the treas, the fresh morning wind, these are the signs that fall is coming. A wonderful season for sure, this associated with a cosy and warm ambience. After this season winter is always next. Even though the temperatures haven’t been so low anymore the past few years, it is always a good idea to check if your house is winter proof! Here are some tips to save money and avoid having to spend much money!
It's something people very often forget, or don't even know, but also your mattress condition is important for your hygiene and your own health. We wash all our blankets, sheets and pillows, but what happens to the mattress? Often nothing at all, whereby in the mattress dirt can accumulate. Your mattress can be cleaned easily, we'll give you some tips here.
The bedroom is a place where you relax. A pigsty is not good for your mind. Try to create a clean and organized bedroom. What if you have a very small bedroom, in which you just "have" that pigsty effect? For the smaller bedrooms there is a solution!
A baby on the way is fantastic news. You will be overwhelmed with congratulations from family, friends. The first few weeks you live on a cloud, but gradually the realization that there is a lot of work kicks in. Decorating the baby room is often one of the most difficult tasks. We have some tips to help you on your way.
Father's day. Dad also deserves his time in the spotlight. The role of the father figure has changed much over the past decades. The differences between mom and dad are almost gone, dad got a role in doing chores and raising the kids. That's why we can state that daddy is a real superhero. Let us explain you why.
Lamps with an industrial look have been rising in popularity for a while now. People buy or renovate industrial lofts, and companies open up their offices in old industrial buildings. If you want to make an interior like that look authentic, industrial lamps are a must-have.
It is again that time of the year where the academic year has begun. It is also time to go back to studio. The term studio doesn't have a very luxurious thought, back in the days this was a very old place with dark brown furniture with an small living space. But what if you were able to give your studio the right look in combination with saving money? Here at Meubis we make sure this is the case!
You're going to live on your own for the first time, want to give your interior a complete make-over, or want to buy a new corner sofa. But where do you start?
There are so many things that you have to take into account. What do I like? What will fit in my apartment or house? Both in terms of style and color? And what would everything look like together?
We've made a small list of handy (and free!) apps to help you on your way!
Everybody who got a garden wouldn't want to live without one. Especially now with the summer coming closer. It is not a crime to have a lovely garden with the perfect lounge set etc. during these hot summer months. how do you get started? What are the trends of 2017? We'll go over them with you.
Plants in your house are trendy again. It is not a new trend but this trend is totally hot again. People are more creative with flowers and plants in their interior. People are coming to a point where they embrace the fact that flowers and plants have a good influence on their mood. But you should not go for a full jungle in your interior. With the tips we have for your we can show you how you should welcome flowers and plants in your interior.
It is not always easy to chose the ideal dining table. Nowadays there are so many options, which do't make it any easier. Not only is the shape almost 8/10 times rectangular, also is it the style and colour that give many people problems. We will give you Th best options and some advice on what you should pay attention to.
We often hear from customers that they only have a small dining room space available. That people often have trouble getting the dining room not cluttered, or too busy. However, it is perfectly possible, with a few small tips, a small space also a can have a spacious feeling. Here we give you some tips.
A goodnight sleep is crucial for you to get through the day. Many times a good night sleep gets associated with a good matras and a firm slat, these are very important but the importance of a pillow get's underestimated.
When it comes to the bedroom, we see with our customers that they are very often have the same problems in the bedroom. We dare to call this blunders. Your bedroom is a place to relax, and to gain power again. Are you going to look for a new bedroom soon? Please make sure these errors are not yours.
Girls growing up spend a big amount of time in their rooms. Their room is their kingdom the place where they can be who they are when no one is watching. If you are ready to take on the task of refurnishing that room, you better make sure you got a good plan because your daughter will have. Here are some tips and inspiration.
When you have or had kids you know the feeling of never be at peace with yourself. For example when your toddler learns to walk, you as a parent are expected to have eyes and ears everywhere. For someone Who is expecting his first baby it is very difficult to Think about everything that should be adapted in your house. Every parent wants the best for his child so here are some tips for your house.
Many people already start to complain about their back when they hear the words sleeper sofa. That is because of the fact that in the old days those sofas could be turned into a bed. Those sofas were not comfortable at all, and they could not be turned into a descent bed to sleep in.
Sleeper sofas these days can't be compared to the ones back in the days.
It has been and always will be a difficult task, where do you place your television for it to be one with your interior... It is nowadays much easier than back in the days but we have for you some tips on how you could place your tv in your interior.
You've had enough of your old bed and want to go for a new sleek and more comfortable bed. But where do you look for if you want to go for your new dream bed? We need to go through your value to look out for if you want to buy a new bed!
the young adults are well aware of what they want, if that is a negative or positive thing let's not talk about that. The influence of social media and television are becoming very large, kids these days know what they want and how they want it. Here in our showroom we see this also, therefor we are here to give you some advice on how to create the most trendy room for your kids.
The design furniture is back and they come in all shapes, sizes and price ranges, they are much more innovative. In short, there's something for everyone! Give your interior an upgrade now without pay big amounts of money!
The box spring is more popular than ever and no bed can compete! Of all the beds that are sold is 7/10 a box spring. A box spring is a wooden or metal bonell fetaher bin. There is a topper on it. The bed and headboard is usually covered with fabric or imitation leather. the combinations and possibilities are endless.
Scandinavian interiors in recent years are particularly popular. They provide a tight, warm decor and all with natural looking materials. A Scandinavian interior design radiates peace and simplicity, which is a must in this stressful society. With a Scandinavian style you go for a timeless Interior that exudes peace and simplicity.
Everybody wants to create a cosy home, but how do you get started? It is all in the details of the house, but those are the most difficult aswel! All the decoration what will it cost? We are sure that not everything should be expensive, so we got a full line-up of cheap decoration ideas.
This discussion has bee going for years, is it better to sleep with an open or closed window? During summer many people have to concur the heat in the bedroom when the window was open, But is it better for us to sleep with an open window? Let's take a closer look...
In our category 'They went for MEUBIS' we will present to you Someone who collaborated with Meubis to renew his or her interior. In this blog present to you Holy Food Market. This is a tapas bar in Ghent Belgium, Beverhoutplein 15 . The owner of this bar is Ladislas Leys he wanted to create a place where people could share their special moments and drinks as they were at home. Discover the world under one roof on a top location...
Are you a student in the city center of Ghent and are you looking for trendy places that you haven't heard from yet? We got a nice list of places that you should visit and enjoy during a break or during the weekends.
You are finally ready to leave mom and dad. The world is at your feet and the dream of living on your own can finally become reality. The other side of the medaille is true: you will face all the different aspects of the adult life. financial for example, living on your own is a big change and many people don't take it that serious. But what is the cost of living on your own?
The bedroom is a place that must radiate peace, to ensure a good night sleep. But each bedroom does have a drawer full of stuff. And do you have a pile clothes hanging over a chair that gets bigger with each passing day? The longer it takes, the less desire you have to clean your bedroom. Prevention is better than cure. We give you here 10 tips to keep your room always cleaned.
Not every catering boss has the time to do a lot around marketing and promotion. Anyway you can do a lot with very few resources. The six P's are important for any catering business: six important considerations you should keep in mind always telling the story of your business on a marketing level. We go over them here.
You hear it constantly, also on social media. Certainly in Belgium is it really a phenomenon: from the first moment people like to go to a terrace, where they can enjoy the beautiful weather. But how do you make sure that those people come and stay on your terrace for their drink? The Interior of your terrace can already do wonders. Here we give you some tips.
It's a normality that in the world of the food service industry your turn-over will rise when you play the right music. Not only in this business but also in the retail this is one of the many used tricks. We believe this is a reality and that it really works, but under some conditions. What is good music you may wonder? There for we should take a closer look to your store, the beating heart of it. We will help you chose the right music for your business.
You love to give your child everything they want, but it can be hell from time to time. If you ask them to put away their toys you as a parent always end your day by picking up the toys off your kids. Many times it is a problem to store all of those toys, you just don’t have enough storage space. Where do you store all of it? Here are some tips for you as a parent to store the toys of your kids.
During a visit of your client there are five moments in which you should get to your client. People these days want the full effect when they are in your restaurant or bar. People want to feel welcome when they go places. If you play it right on the five crucial moments your sales will go up in no time.
Meubis, who recently just has a whole new webshop that is one of the biggest in Belgium is coming with Videochat. Via this live video chat service We want to offer out clients the best online shopping experience ever! This gives the client the opportunity to have personal interior advice when they are just sitting in their own livingroom. Since 3 Mai we can help our client in real-time. Many people want help or advice while they are shopping online so this service is just perfect.
In our category 'They went for MEUBIS' we will present to you Someone who collaborated with Meubis to renew his or her interior. In this blog present to you Nucky's Tapas Club. This is a tapas bar in Waremme Belgium, rue de huy 36. The owner of this bar is Frédéric Jacobs he wanted to create a place where people could share their tapas as they were at home.
Hotel Acacia is a hotel in Blankeberge, 5 minutes away from the beach. Jan and Catherine are the new owners of this hotel. They wanted to give this hotel a second chance by refurnishing this hotel. The trusted us here at Meubis with their new born baby of a hotel. We got together and started working on the hotel of their dreams.
Een horecapand huren of kopen? Het is vaak een moeilijke keuze, die van heel wat andere factoren afhangt. Wil je onafhankelijk zijn van een eigenaar, dan is kopen misschien de beste optie. Maar is dat haalbaar? Wat zijn de nadelen daarvan? En hoe ga je daarvoor precies te werk? We proberen je hier een beetje op weg te helpen naar het perfecte bedrijfspand.
The perfect decor for your catering business can be a serious challenge. Both the atmosphere of your busniess if the comfort of your furniture is just as important as the quality of your products, this has often been proven. Certainly in the modern times of social media, it is about the total experience.We'll give you some tips here.
The choice of a carpet is often a difficult one. In terms of both color and size, very often people are in doubt in the store. Too big is not good, too small either, and often they cannot chose whether the color would suit their interior. Here we give you some tips for choosing your carpet.