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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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How to Cover Old Painted Concrete Walls

If you decide to improve the look of your concrete walls, the best way to do it is to remove the old paint, and then to apply a new fresh coat of paint. You don’t need to be a handy man to do this job, anyone can do it. The final result is going to [...]
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How to Brighten Up Dark Rooms

Most people would love for their houses to look like the gorgeous rooms in magazines and on TV, but they probably don’t have a house purpose-built to make the most of the sunlight in the area or the time and money to get an expensive interior designer to help them make the most of what [...]
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How to Decorate a Gothic Bedroom

Gothic architecture originally appeared in the late medieval era and was a reaction against classical style. Nowadays, the meaning of “gothic” ranges from music and fashion sense to interior design. Many people decorate their homes in a gothic style, with bedrooms being a popular choice for the mysterious, medieval design. The beauty of a gothic [...]
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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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A Guide to Choosing Wallpaper for Your New Home

When you are moving to a new home, one of the first things that you recognize that needs to be done is the designing of the walls and ceilings. You have many options here, two of which are painting or using wallpaper. More Value For Your Money When you are first moving into a home [...]
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Shade and Hue – Choosing a Color Scheme

Picking a color scheme for a room can be the easiest thing in the world. All you have to do is go to your local DIY emporium. Whatever room you’re decorating – bedroom, kitchen, bathroom – there’ll be a number of displays with perfectly co-ordinated wall colors, paints, fabrics, wallpapers, tasteful accessories and what’s more [...]
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Are You Influenced by Paint Color Names?

You know those color cards in the paint aisle of home improvement stores? Many people are familiar with the colors on those cards and find the color names intriguing… as they’re marketed to be. Even if a color stands out to someone they’re forgetting that the name also has a significant part in their selection. [...]
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Tuscan Faux Painting Technique

You can easily transform any room with Tuscan faux paint finishes. This look brings to mind warm Mediterranean villas with elegant, time-worn walls, and now you can bring this elegance to your own home. Materials for Faux Painting Tuscan faux painting modifies not only the color, but also the texture of the walls, so you [...]
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Spring Clean With Custom Furniture

We all know the term spring clean. As the seasons change and new life starts to grow, we often feel our homes should reflect this change. But don’t just compromise with a bit of cleaning and maybe some lighter fabrics in the home. Why not take it to the extreme and totally revamp your living [...]