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3 Key Tips When Adding Lights To Your Property's Landscaping

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If you’re looking to enhance your home’s landscaping in an effective way, you can add lighting. It makes your landscapes pop, particularly at night. To have success with landscaping lighting design, remember these tips.  1. Plan the Overall Layout  Before you start investing your money into landscape lighting, you first need to figure out where lights are going. Then, this project will go much more smoothly. When trying to find the ideal light placement, think about major landscape features you wish to highlight around your property. Read More»

Three Decorating Techniques To Make Any Bedroom Look Unique

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Is your bedroom perfectly adequate for getting a decent night’s sleep and for providing space for your clothing and accessories but doesn’t have the ambiance of the sanctuary you want it to be? If so, you may be considering hiring a professional interior decorator to give the room the personal touch you want. However, there are ways that you can achieve this goal without turning to the services of a professional, which is great news for those on a budget. Read More»

4 Ideas For Window Treatment Alternatives To Standard Curtains And Shades

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If you’re feeling like your abode is looking a little ho-hum, consider changing your window treatments. Most rooms in your home likely have at least one window and altering their looks can help tie your home together or add a unique flavor to each individual room. Window treatments don’t have to mean boring curtains or solid color shades, though, and altering the standard expectation for window dressings can really up the “ Read More»

Five Kitchen Cabinet Door Styles

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When renovating a kitchen, many people opt to save money by only replacing their kitchen cabinet doors, drawer fronts, and hardware. This is common if the layout of the cabinetry won’t be changing and if the old cabinets are still in good shape, but the style is just outdated. The doors and hardware you pick will determine what kind of style you end up with. Here is what you need to know about the different types of kitchen cabinet doors available. Read More»

Ideas For Beautiful Wooden Countertops

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When you think of countertops, you probably think of stone, especially granite or marble. These are some of the most popular choices for countertop materials. However, adding butcher block or doing your whole countertop in hardwood can be a beautiful idea for many kitchen styles. Utilize wood to beautify your kitchen countertops. Walnut Countertop An attractive hardwood for a traditional or rustic kitchen is walnut. The wood grows dark and offers rich grain patterning. Read More»

Sick of Staring at an Old Ugly Kitchen? Change It With a Small Budget

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If your home needs a serious kitchen renovation and you are stressed out about the budget, there are low cost items that will make your kitchen look modern. You don’t have to spend money on the most high end materials for the house to look great or to have a kitchen that improves the value of your home. The main things you’ll want to replace in the space are the flooring, cabinets and the countertops in the home. Read More»

Selecting Pet-Friendly Upholistry Fabric For Your Home's Furniture

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Sharing your family’s home with pets is wonderful, but animals can very easily stain and damage upholstery fabric on furniture. To keep your home’s furniture looking clean and fresh even when you don’t have time to vacuum, you should be very selective about the type and color of upholstery fabric you choose for your furniture. Here is some information to help you choose the right upholstery fabric: Pet-Friendly Upholstery Fabric Materials There are three types of upholstery fabric that work extremely well on furniture in homes with pets: denim, leather, and synthetic fiber. Read More»

A Short Guide To Help You Choose Between A Wood And Metal Frame

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When it comes to frames for your photographs or artwork, your list of options is seemingly endless. Stone, acrylic, molded plastic and glass are just a few of the options you have to choose from. However, metal and wood frames are the two options most people consider. While each of these options can meet your style needs, it can sometimes be a bit of a challenge trying to determine which one is best for you. Read More»

Hardwood Flooring: Exploring the Pros and Cons

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There are many benefits that come along with choosing to install hardwood floors in your home. However, like all flooring options, hardwood floors also come with some disadvantages. Consequently, this flooring option may not be right for everyone. Taking the time to further explore both the pros and cons associated with hardwood flooring can help you to determine whether or not this is the right flooring material for your home. Read More»