In this course, you will learn about…
Walls and Ceilings –
Here, we will examine the variety of treatments available for walls and ceilings, such as paint or wallpaper and discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each.
Here, we will examine the different types of flooring available and factors to consider in choosing one over the other. We will examine the different characteristics of wood floors and alternative treatments of wood floors, examine the variety of hard floor surfaces as well as carpeting and resilient flooring.
In this section, we will examine the different functions of lighting which include ambient, task, accent and decorative lighting and we will discuss applications in entries, living areas, dining rooms, kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms. Finally we will look at the different types of lighting choices available on the market as well as operating cost considerations.
Window Treatments –
We will examine the functional purposes of window treatments, and look at various applications of different types of window treatments such as curtains, draperies, shades, shutters and blinds.
In this section we will examine the fibers that are used to make fabric and the advantages and disadvantages of each. We will also look at different and effective uses of fabric in the home as well as examine different types of fabric available for these applications.
In this section, we will examine sofa and chair characteristics as elements to consider when purchasing furniture of this kind. Finally we will look at the various types of sofas and chairs that are available on the market.
Over 60 Minutes