Nursery Décor: A New Parent’s Guide

April 3, 2015

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There are many things to consider when planning your child’s nursery. There’s a wave of excitement to tap into when designing a room that will be your baby’s. Naturally, it should welcome them to your home and be a cute, cozy and comfortable environment. There’s no shortage of themes to choose from, but function, safety, [...]

A New Hue: Choosing a Color Scheme for Your Home

January 23, 2015

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Many factors come into play when deciding upon an interior color scheme for your home.  It should reflect your likes and personality, as well as compliment your existing décor and the architectural style of your home. The psychological benefits of color should also be considered: Calming colors may be more desirable in bedrooms and cheery [...]

Creative Design Ideas for Themed Childrens’ Bedrooms

January 2, 2015

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There are many exciting ideas you can play around with when planning a themed design for your child’s bedroom. When picking out décor and choosing a theme, be sure to have fun, be creative and, most importantly, let the child’s individual personality and interests be your inspiration. Be mindful of what is age-appropriate and also [...]

Reuse, Refurbish and Recycle: How to Go Eco-Friendly With Your Home Design

November 28, 2014

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Furnishing, decorating or redecorating a home can be expensive, tedious and sometimes a bit frustrating. We must try to keep up with the latest, ever-changing fashion trends while also attempting to carefully balance expenses with the social responsibility of not creating additional landfill waste. We live in a crowded world where the unnecessary dumping of [...]

Interior Decorating Farmhouse Style

November 7, 2014

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Farmhouse décor offers a relaxed, casual and charming feel. It perfectly combines old and new elements for an eclectic look. A farmhouse interior is warm and inviting while also being practical. Whether you’re a true country dweller or simply love the look and feel associated with its laid-back style, bring the charm of the farm [...]

How to Bring Nature Inside

August 15, 2014

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What do you love most about nature and the outdoors? Is it the first sign of spring blooms, the colorful autumn foliage, or maybe the smell of fresh cut grass on a warm summer day? Do you enjoy the soothing sound of a trickling creek or a bright blue sky on a sunny day? Incorporate [...]

Use Color to Give Rooms a Larger Feel

February 21, 2014

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Regardless of the size of your home, it doesn’t have to “feel” small. Below are some tips for how to play with color to give your rooms a larger look. Have fun and take the challenge of creating a spacious feeling through paint, flooring and home décor. Playing With Paint There are many approaches to [...]

Tips for Decorating Small Spaces

January 24, 2014

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City dwellers, college students, retirees and many others often choose to live in condos, apartments, lofts, or small homes. The key to maximizing these living quarters is to take advantage of the space that is available, making it functional while utilizing the right décor to create a roomier, airy feel. Here are some tips to help make [...]

Invite inspiration When Decorating the Spare Room

November 15, 2013

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Whether you have company arriving for a visit or want to design a room that offers more space to relax in your home, the spare bedroom is an excellent opportunity to explore trending design elements. The room is there, waiting for you to try a few simple but creative ideas to make everyone feel at [...]

Furnish Your Home for Less

June 21, 2013

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Starting out with a “blank slate” can be both a blessing and a curse. The blessing comes if you have enough money to furnish your home with whatever you want from wherever you choose. Furnishing a home on a shoestring, though, takes creativity, an eye for a good value, and possibly some elbow grease. While [...]