Interview: The amazing Stockholm house of Chez Larsson

It’s been eleven years since Benita and Martin Larsson have made a decision to proceed in the city to the home of a small 1930 . Since that time, a merchandiser to get a large chain of shops, Benita, did not cease INCREDIBLY arranging their lovely house, decorating and renovating.

Calling herself “a neat-freak, an arranging maniac and some one who really loves getting her hands dirty” Benita has been inspiring a large number of readers all over the world through her website Chez Larsson (“At the Larsson’s”).

At Chez Larsson it is possible to locate many howtos and Do-It-Yourself posts, as well as excellent pictures of the Larrson’s exceptional selections not to mention the home it self. Whether you’re trying to find home remedy thoughts, a few excellent organizing tips or simply want to get inspired by some Scandinvian layout that is trendy, seeing Chez Larsson is interesting.

I am really excited to present one to Benita and Chez Larsson.

Please inform us about your “first assembly” along with your home to be

Our son Will was four (he’s now fifteen) and we’d been at some pals’ home for the day. When we returned home to our town lease flat the following morning, and when Will woke up he said he needed grass of his and shouted. We were extremely happy in the town centre, but determined to take a look at some property online although we’dn’t actually considered purchasing a home in any way before. The very first house we seen and two weeks after was ours.

The opening of your remodelling procedure

Our home h-AS extremely great bones but was rather old when we got it. We’ven’t produced any changes that are enormous but we’ve rewired the home, re-laid painted every nook and the roof and cranny because we moved in. First thing I did was to paint each of the utility divisions in the cellar white. Everything was grimy and extremely dingy down there without experience I didn’t would like to contact the partitions, so that I could do my laundry and I simply needed a feeling.

The largest renovation obstacle you confronted

Tons of small ones but the largest one is however to come. Our toilet was renovated a yr before we went in (perhaps not to our flavor in any way sadly) so we chose to make sure that it remains as it had been to conserve cash but this being eleven years past we’d love to re-do it. Shortly! It doesn’t have sun light mild unless we re do other areas of the cellar where it is found s O that can be one huge challenge and ’s maybe not an enormous space

Your favourite design as well as colours

I adore white. It is used by me as the base colour around then add accent colours to brighten the areas a lot more and your house. My all-time favorite is apple green but in the second I’m also extremely fond of orange and yellow. Design wise I adore simplicity, ease and clear lines.

A place in your property which makes you quite happy/proud

I adore my entire house (except the restroom, see above…) and what I adore the most about it’s the rooms movement in to each other colour and design wise so the residence feels significantly larger than it’s ( 882ft2 + basement).

Your special accessory/furniture/artwork

No Thing in our residence is actually all that special. There are a few small mementos that I ‘dn’t need to free but the remainder is after all things that is just and each bit isn’t of value in my experience, although I like it as it makes a property. My spouse Martin wouldn’t concur, he’s the maudlin romantic. I’m the realist that is unsentimental.

Your next residence job

We must repaint the exterior again and I’d love to include some gravel in the back yard garden, as you’re watching garage. Aspire to get that completed in the autumn and I’ve additionally been meaning to deposit tiles with under-floor heat in the small upstairs toilet.

5 points that houzz visitors should know about your site

* I want to discuss what I do around your house with my visitors.
* I’m a DYIer and there are plenty of howtos for one to check out as well as attempt.
* Should you have a need for inspiration to get arranged you’ve come to the appropriate location. I really like arranging and am informed it seems not bad too
* My site relies in Sweden so if you should be into clear cut, basic Scandinavian design, you may only enjoy it.
* I post everyday Monday – Friday and I’d love for you yourself to see

Greatest suggestions for the re-modelling novice

T-Ake your time and effort. Get the sense of your area before beginning to rip outside everything. Perhaps you don’t require to rip out the full kitchen, a few coats of paint and new components may only have the desired effect. Make an effort to maintain your flooring the sam-e through the duration of your your home as an alternative to picking a different flooring for every single chamber. It will help make the area sense not as and larger chopped up.

finally: as a houzz buddy, you can settle on a giveaway
present to among the fortunate readers that can discuss their ideas about your
home and interview.

One of the best musicians is Blanca Gómez and I’m therefore thrilled in order to share a print of hers! That I enjoy the unique foursome + doggy onto it and the print I’ve selected is called Household and it’s a print I’d love to possess as well.

for your own opportunity to win the household print and buttons, chosen by Benita, remark with this interview by Sunday, July 12 at 5pm EST. Assess here for additional information in regards to give-away gifts and the interview show.

“Fashion wise I adore simplicity, ease and clear lines”.

“I adore white. I take advantage of it as the base colour around your house after which add emphasis colours to brighten the areas even mo-Re”.

” I only needed a clean feeling so that I could do my laundry without experience I didn’t would like to contact the partitions”.


Giveaway present chosen by Benita.


To your opportunity to win buttons and the household print, chosen by Benita, remark with this interview by Sunday, July 12 at 5pm EST.