"The subject of the gardens of Versailles is Louis XIV, omnipresent, I tried to evoke it in a contemporary way," Jean-Michel Othoniel. Thomas Garnier Landscaper Louis Benech and artist Jean-Michel Othoniel have revived the legendary Grove gardens of the Palace of Versailles. On the program: sculptures-fountains, golden pearls and multiple pools for an enchanting garden.
Our 7 tips for choosing the color of the living room Little Greene Which color to choose for a living room? Can we fall for trendy paintings without fear of getting tired? Or on the contrary, should we prefer a more classic color palette to not be disappointed with the result? Sophie Neveu, expert in color advice at Little Greene, gives you the tone and tells you without nuance what color to choose for a living room.
. Julia Brechler / Bricolo Factory Even in an apartment, you can have plants or flowers at home while decorating your balcony or terrace. With these tips, you can plant cherry tomatoes in no time. Follow the guide ... In winter as in spring, you can have greenery on your balcony.
All about basil, an aromatic herb with a spicy scent Getty Images / iStockphoto Basil is a very popular aromatic plant that needs sun and moisture. Native to the tropics, this plant is often easier to grow in pots than in the ground. Basil has become an integral part of today's cuisine.
All about the apple tree, the perfect fruit tree redstallion / iStock The apple tree is the fruit tree that everyone dreams of for their garden. Easy to maintain, it gives harvests for many years. Native to Central Asia, the apple tree has been planted for hundreds of years in European orchards.
DR Water is scarce and must be preserved. How to water then, especially with drought? Review reflexes watering to adopt ... Plants needing water to live, the garden can not do without watering. A better knowledge of the needs of the plants and the techniques to be implemented to reduce the consumption of water avoids wastage.
Learn all about tomato, a vegetable that's a must for every taste Getty Images / iStockphoto Tomato is an annual plant native to South America. Originally classified as a fruit, tomatoes are nowadays a very popular vegetable. This plant enjoys rich, well-drained soils and sunny exposures.
Mulching naturasol coconut husks, 12-liter bag, 9.95 euros, Algoflash Algoflash Too many weeds, tired of watering constantly, tired of seeing its plants uproot? Just mulch. Zoom express ... That's it, we learned the lesson! Mulching allows less watering, limits the proliferation of weeds and protects the roots of temperature fluctuations ... But, we must admit, mulches are not always the best effect.
Bathroom paint: which color to choose? Dulux Valentine Increasingly uninhibited, the bathroom dares bold colors and off the beaten track. Far from being content with a simple blue or white, it's time to indulge yourself with a tint of paint with assertive character.
The green attitude inspires the decor of the H & M Home salon The centerpiece of the house, the salon is getting a makeover this summer. In the summer, the colors are more natural, they evoke the leaves, trees, flowers, and bring a zen atmosphere in this privileged space. As a return to basics, the show trades synthetic materials for primary textures and plays it green.
Composing a planter to decorate a balcony. Julia Brechler / Bricolo Factory On the balcony or in the garden, we love garden planters! Colorful, the flower box is ideal for decorating and cooling a terrace that looks gray or a small balcony. You are shown an easy tutorial to compose your own planter according to your tastes and desires.
A small pool at the right size Piscinelle Geometric lines or curvy curves? Choosing the design of your small pool is a matter of style, budget ... and terrain. Advantages and disadvantages of four shapes in the air. Build a small free-form pool This is the custom-made pool par excellence.
Salon: 10 ideas for a stunning and fast makeover Gaelle Le Boulicaut / M Nuance As a reflex of the season, we like to revamp the living room from time to time. And against all odds, varying the style, atmosphere or dominant colors of a living room is not always synonymous with big construction.
DR In an above ground version, the pool becomes accessible to all budgets. A boon when you do not want to embark on big jobs. The advantages of above-ground pools The different models and materials make it possible to enjoy the pleasures of swimming in very few square meters, even when the terrain has a difficult configuration.
10 Dining rooms swap their chairs against Leannefordinteriors benches via Instagram [Instagram Inspiration] What if we put the chairs "in the closet" in the dining room? Around the table, benches and wooden benches fly! In a friendly atmosphere, a school atmosphere or a picnic spirit, these long, trendy and warm sitting areas revive the dining area with taste.
From 1,000 to 15,000 euros: what price for a pleasure pool? Piscinelle Want a pool despite a limited budget or a small garden? Above ground pool, pool in shell, kit or even mini buried basin, from 1000 to 15 000 euros, the solutions are no longer missing to spend the summer in the water.
DR Alarms are effective and sufficient against the risk of drowning "Zoom ... July 2008, thunderclap in the small world of the pool: the government has withdraw from the market five alarms immersion detection. basin, these are supposed to be triggered in case of accidental fall.
Moon Shadow 261 and Slaked Lime Deep 150 painting, Little Greene. Little Greene The salon's painting bears no fault of taste or any lack of application: it sets the tone of the house, because it is the most popular room, the one that welcomes the guests. Tips for successful deco with a painting salon.
10 Gardens of charming guest houses Gilles Reiter The gardens of the cottages and cottages of Côté Maison Projects invite you to indulge in the delights of idleness. Provençal garden, Zen garden or small garden, let yourself be seduced by the charm of the 10 green areas that Côté Maison has selected for you all over France.
Buying Guide: How to choose an above ground pool? Castorama Want to dive into the pool all summer long? With an above ground model, it is now possible to indulge in family, affordable and without major work. It is also necessary to know how to choose among the many above-ground models proposed: flexible or rigid, wood, steel or concrete, thickness of the liner or even quality of the filtration, the pool above ground will have no more secret for you.
Garden landscaping: 12 pergolas and Gennius deco arbors For lunch in the garden or to enjoy the shade on the terrace, opt for a pergola, an arbor or a roof terrace. Côté Maison has selected 12 trendy models to decorate the exterior of your home. Removable or fixed, with curtains or swivel blades, make your choice ... Pergola, arbor and roof terrace invite you into your garden to bring freshness and shade for the summer.