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5 Home Design Trends to Try This Spring

Spring is upon us, and many of us are making changes in various areas of our lives. But don’t overlook your home when contemplating a makeover. The year 2020 is bringing several bold and refreshing trends in home design. Read on to decide if any of these trends are right for your home.  1. Bold Tiles ...

5 Things to Look for in a Contractor

The homeowner/contractor relationship is an important one. You’ll be inviting someone into your home to redesign the space you return to each evening to spend time with family. This is someone you’ll need to fully trust and be able to clearly communicate with. Indeed, it is important to get this one right. Here are five things...

5 Ways to Add Curb Appeal to Your Home

Often we spend our time and money improving the inside of our homes. After all, that is where our lives typically happen. However, it is equally important to give the outside of your home the attention and care it deserves. This is the part of your house that sets the stage for what’s inside. Neighbors...

5 Smart Reasons to Renovate Your Home

What do you think of when someone mentions home renovations? Many of us picture complete chaos that goes on for weeks. But getting your home a bit messy can yield amazing results. Home renovations don’t have to be a headache; they can actually be fun! You get to see your dreams become reality as your...

How to Make Your Small Space Feel Big

Homes come in all shapes and sizes. If your home is on the smaller side, you may be wondering how to get the most out of your space. When moving isn’t an option, you can leverage design tips and tricks to help maximize your home. Read on for five ways to make your small space...

5 Home Projects and the Best Time to Complete Them

Once you’ve completed one home renovation, are you already onto the next? Home ownership means always having another project to tackle and new ideas to try. To plan your year of home renovations, consider the following schedule. February: Painting interior walls Why not work on indoor projects while the weather is cold and dreary? That...

What Does It Mean When a House Has Good Bones?

Have you heard people use the term, “Good Bones” when referring to a house? What exactly does a house need to have for good bones? Here are several aspects to look for when searching for a new home — or in your current house — to know if it has good bones. Foundation and Materials...

How to Update Your Fireplace for Winter

As the weather starts to take on a chill, we’re looking for ways to celebrate the season. From bringing out the cozy sweaters to enjoying pumpkin spice lattes, now is the perfect time to indulge in seasonal favorites. If sitting around a fire makes your list of favorites, consider sprucing up your home’s fireplace with...

Home Design: What to Do with an Empty Nest

It’s inevitable if you have kids: they grow up and move out of your home. After the glow of graduation, and once the kids have moved out the last of their things, you’re faced with empty space just begging to be transformed. How can you use an empty space in a way that suits your...

6 Classic Paint Colors That Keep Your Home in Style

Maybe you just completed a major home renovation. Or perhaps you are looking to refresh your home decorating scheme. Either way, color is sure to be a huge part of the equation. Paint in the home is like icing on a cake. It provides beauty, flair and personality. But choosing the right paint can be...