How to Decorate with Natural Textures

How to Decorate with Natural Textures

How to Decorate with Natural TexturesYou love the outdoors. You wish you could bask in it all day, every day. Unfortunately, you have to work, take care of the family, and just generally be a grown up. Sure, there are weekends and vacation time, but when those are over (and they always are, much too quickly) you have to kiss

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Tips for Decorating Your Home with Color

Tips for Decorating Your Home with Color

Tips for Decorating Your Home with ColorIf you’ve ever walked into someone else’s colorful home and wished you could be brave enough to decorate like that, you’re not alone. Many people find the idea of adding a bold new shade to their homes daunting. After all, the idea of taking an unassuming white or beige wall and making it sunshine

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Which Home Improvements Can Increase Home Value?

Which Home Improvements Can Increase Home Value?

Which Home Improvements Can Increase Home Value? Updates to your home can really add to its overall appeal, but not all renovations translate into higher resale value. If you’re thinking of selling in the near future and are weighing your renovation options, then it’s best to get informed. Some home improvements have a big impact on potential buyers, while others

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Design a Home Office You’ll Actually Want to Work In

Design a Home Office You’ll Actually Want to Work In

Design a Home Office You’ll Actually Want to Work InFor many people, working from home is the dream. Those who actually live it though, sometimes tell a different story. Flopping down with your laptop in the living room (still in pajamas, of course) may work for a select few, but for most it’s not the ideal set-up. As organizational experts

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Five of the Costliest Decorating Mistakes (& How to Avoid Them)

Five of the Costliest Decorating Mistakes (& How to Avoid Them)

Five of the Costliest Decorating Mistakes (& How to Avoid Them)Decorating can be one of the most exciting parts of having your own place. From the paint colors and cabinets to the décor, decorating your home can be fun and therapeutic – but potentially costly. Here are five major decorating mistakes that can cost you both time and money, and

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Budgeting Tips for Your Home Renovation

Budgeting Tips for Your Home Renovation

Budgeting Tips for Your Home RenovationRenovating a home is a pricey venture. Even when you’re trying to keep costs down, unexpected expenses often creep up and quickly eat up funds. For this reason, it’s best to prepare in advance of a renovation. Not only is creating a home renovation budget the best way to get a good grasp on the

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How to Find the Perfect Handyman

How to Find the Perfect Handyman

How to Find the Perfect Handyman  When you own your own home, it’s inevitable that things are bound to break or need fixing at some point, and having a handyman on speed dial is a huge relief. But, how do you find a reliable and trustworthy handyman and what qualifications are important? Check out this guide for some important information

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home technology

From Amazon Echo to Nest: An Overview of Smart Home Technology

From Amazon Echo to Nest: An Overview of Smart Home TechnologyFor those who are unaware, smart home technology allows you to control various aspects of your home from a smartphone, tablet or by using voice commands. While the idea may seem out of reach for all but the ultra-rich, smart home technology is actually becoming very accessible and mainstream. There

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Carpet, Hardwood, or Tile: Which is Right for You?

Carpet, Hardwood, or Tile: Which is Right for You?

Take a look at the pros and cons of carpet, hardwood, and tile and make the choice that’s right for you. Choosing flooring for your home can be exciting, but it can also be panic inducing. There are so many choices and each has its own set of advantages and drawbacks. To further complicate the process, there is no one-floor-fits-all

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