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Tips for Decorating a Studio Apartment

If you live in a studio apartment, you’ve probably discovered that it can be challenging to make a single room look and feel like a home. Limited space and an accumulation of belongings may have you wondering what can be done to make your apartment a more pleasant place to be. If your studio apartment [...]
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Transform Your Home With Decorative Molding

Many heritage homes were built with beautiful and intricate molding around the doors, windows, baseboards and ceilings. These elegant features transformed simple rooms into works of art. Modern building trends are much different. With a focus on lowering construction costs, elaborate moldings are rarely found in new construction. Simple, inexpensive trim is normally used for [...]
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Setting Up Your New Home Office

you’ll have to do is prepare and set up a home work space. A crucial part of being productive is making sure that you have a good working environment, away from the distractions of your home. It’s really important that you are able to shut the door and feel like you’re at work. If you’ve [...]
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8 Steps to a Cleaner Kitchen

Just about everyone has a friend or family member whose kitchen is always immaculate. No matter what time of the day or night you might pop in and try to catch them with dirty dishes in the sink, or splashes of pasta sauce on the stove top – the kitchen is always clean. While it’s [...]
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Position Furniture for the Best View

No matter what view you have, it’s tricky to strike the balance between enjoying the natural beauty from your windows and making the most of the functionality of your furniture. Here are some tips to consider when positioning furniture in order to achieve the greatest vantage point in any room in your home. Perfect Placement [...]
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10 Ways to Make Your Home Green Today

Having a green home can start at the construction phase, but if you’re not in the market for a new house, there are plenty of cheap, simple, quick ways to make your home a little more eco-friendly. If you’ve been thinking about jumping on the green bandwagon but aren’t sure where to start, here are [...]
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4 Things to Remember When Making YOUR Unique Bedroom!

Your bedroom is your personal space for relaxation and essential rest. Your bedroom should be the one area of your house or flat where you feel grounded, serene and secure. While current trends in home decor largely dictate the palette of colours available in bed linens, carpeting etc…, it is up to you to supplement [...]
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Decorate Your Home For Less

Decorating your home can be a chore and could cost you a lot of money if you follow every trend and buy only from catalogs or expensive stores, but you can save money on your home décor if you just think outside of the box and spend a little more time with your friends. Shop [...]
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A High Point for Furniture Design: Navigating the World’s Largest Furnishings Trade Show

Styles from across the globe converge in High Point North Carolina, home of the world’s largest furnishings trade show, the High Point Market. With legions of suppliers and manufactures based in North Carolina for over a century, the state is a natural hub of interest for industry enthusiasts. North Carolina is the world’s furniture connection, [...]
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Decorating Your Home Office

Home office – when you hear those words what do you think of? Most people think of a comfortable yet efficient place to get work done, such as bills, work for your job or school work.  It is a place to accomplish your business related and personal goals. A home office should portray a person’s [...]