Decorating Your Deck

June 7, 2013

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The deck is a great, and sometimes underestimated, place for entertaining. A well-decorated outdoor space provides the perfect ambiance for gathering with friends and family, grilling and enjoying the extra time surrounded by nature. Decks can be transformed with simple solutions, including a variety of plantings, intimate lighting and an array of colors. Get inspired [...]

Designing with Your Teen: Bedroom Décor

May 3, 2013

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It’s time to put away the beloved character comforters and sheets – your little girl or boy is no longer a child. The switch from cartoon characters to a more mature bedroom décor can be a smooth experience for both parent and child. When tweens enter the full-fledged teen years they yearn for independence. They [...]

Garden Plants for Christmas Wreaths

December 7, 2012

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These days the holiday season is upon us before the Thanksgiving turkey leftovers are stashed in the refrigerator. With gifts to buy, parties to plan, and another big meal around the corner, you can save money by creating DIY holiday wreaths and garlands. All you need is a 16- to 18-inch wire wreath form, some [...]