Tag Archives: Decor

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Interior Trends for 2012

Interior design trends, just as with other fashions, tend to be cyclical, and the mantra for the next season looks to be “old ideas remodelled”. Elegance and striking colours are back in fashion, and instead of studying the colour wheel, designers are being encouraged to go for clashing colours, bright contrasts, and intense shades. Think [...]
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How to Go Green with Your Furniture

Making friends with Mother Nature by adopting green shopping practices, doesn’t require an infinite checking account or exasperating effort. Instead, making your home greener by purchasing efficient furniture is simple and actually coincides with any budget. While many assume that green furniture is noticeably different than traditional decor, the method of production and the materials [...]
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Outdoor Decorating That Is Attractive and Functional

When spring is in the air and the snow is melting, we can look outside and see the first signs of green life and birds returning north. We can also see how much yard work needs to be done. While many people love gardening, landscaping and outdoor decorating many others find it a chore. But [...]
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Renovate Your Home Without Breaking The Bank

You renovate a home based on three things: you want to freshen up your space a little, your needs changed, or you want increase the value of your home. And of course, you want to do it the most quick, easy, and inexpensive way. No matter how trendy and expensive your home is, it gets [...]
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Easy Updates For Your Living Room

If your living room seems uninviting or dull, then you definitely want to perk the space up. Your room should reflect your style and not revolve around your TV and direct sat tv. There are small ways to completely change up how your living room looks and feels without spending a fortune. Use one or [...]
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From Baby Nursery to Big Kid’s Room

New parents rarely predict just how difficult it will be when their baby is ready to graduate from nursery to big kid’s room. Right when you begin to realize that the changing table has become all but obsolete, you’ll probably also notice that the crib is looking awfully small . . . and maybe your [...]
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Unique Staircase Decoration

Many people don’t think of including a staircase when planning considering the overall feel of their interior decor. Decorating a staircase offers a unique challenge, but the result can add a lot of character and charm to your home. The Overall Design Theme Before decorating the staircase, take a step back and consider your overall [...]
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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 [...]
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Top 5 Ways to Add Beauty to Your Home

Nearly everyone wants to improve upon something in their home. This is not always easy to do whether it is because of time, money or creativity constraints. You need to have a keen eye for what to change and what to upgrade, otherwise poor choices will make your investment in home decor go down the drain. Here are [...]
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Appliances Should Complement Kitchen and Home

I recently visited a friend in California. She had one of those country cottages, wooden, cozy with loads of neutral colors. The thing that just didn’t match was her kitchen. It really bothered me. The counters were marble; a subtle milky color and the cabinets and flooring were wooden in a deep mahogany brown. Her [...]