Month: January 2019

The Best of Houzz 2019 Award – Thank you for all your support

Last week we were notified by the Houzz team that we have been awarded the Best of Houzz in both the Design and Service categories. The awardees are chosen by the Houzz community of which I understand a lot of the readers of this blog are members – so a big thank you to you for choosing us. The formal press release that has details of the award is below. Cheers Nandita The Studio by Nandita Manwani Awarded Best Of Houzz 2019  Awarded by the community of over 40 million monthly users, annual BOH badge highlights home renovation & design professionals with Top ratings and most popular home designs Bangalore, India, January 25, 2019 – The Studio by Nandita Manwani has won “Best Of Design & Customer Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home renovation and design. The 8 year old design firm founded by Bangalore’s leading Interior Designer […]

Flooring Options For Home Interiors

I recently received a question from one of the readers of this blog on flooring options and recommendations and realised that this is a subject that I have not dwelled upon in my posts…so here goes Flooring options literally can floor home makers (pun intended) with the breadth and depth of choices available, however if one looks closely, the different options can be classified under the following 4 categories Tiles – These can be Vitrified or Ceramic Stone – This can be Marble (Italian/ Indian or from anywhere else), Granite, Engineered or Artificial Stone Wooden: Laminate floors to engineered wood and pure hardwood will come under this head Other Exotic types: Mosaic, Red Oxide, Vinyl and specialty flooring (Safety Floors/ Sports Surfaces etc.) Let’s now go through each in details and discuss the pros and cons 1. Vitrified Tiles:  Nowadays this is really the big daddy when it comes to […]