A room without a lot of a natural light can feel dreary and maybe even a bit dull. Read these tips on how to brighten a dark room.
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Creating an Outdoor Room
Creating the ideal place to hang out in your backyard doesn’t require a lot of heavy lifting on your part—just a little upfront planning.
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Solar Shades 101
Solar Shades are your answer to the perfect shade trifecta of UV-protection, daytime privacy and a view.
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Bathroom Mirrors 101
Whether you’re redoing your entire bathroom or simply want a light refresh, choosing the best bathroom mirror for your space can be a bit overwhelming. Read these guidelines and tips to find the best fit for you.
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Interior Decorating—with Plants
Adding houseplants to one room—or many—is an easy way to bring the outdoors in, while adding color and character to a space. See interior decorating ideas with plants below.
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The Benefits of Interior Shutters
Shutters are extremely versatile and can complement modern, transitional or traditional styles. Read these design tips about the ultimate multi-tasking window treatment.
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Window Treatments for Patio and Sliding-Glass Doors
Why leave patio or sliding-glass doors bare, when you can add window treatments? See how to dress up these large expanses of glass.
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Maximizing Kitchen Storage
No matter what size your kitchen, the more storage space you have, the better organized you’ll be. Click below for organizational ideas for your kitchen.
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Five Tips for Styling Shelves
Try mixing up your shelves for an easy way to transform a room. Click below for tips on styling shelves.
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10 Easy Kitchen Upgrades
You don’t have to break your budget to make a huge difference in your kitchen’s aesthetics. See DIY design tips to upgrade your kitchen.
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Combining Shades and Drapes
Pairing shades and drapes can add drama and dimension to a room. Click below for tips on layering window treatments.
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Paint Like a Pro
Before you dip your brush and being painting, keep these tips in mind for a professional-looking result. Click below for tips on how to paint like a pro.
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Transform Your Bathroom into a Sanctuary
You don’t have to visit a spa to unwind—you can easily get your Zen on in the comfort of your own bathroom. See design ideas to transform your bathroom into a sanctuary.
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Give Your Fireplace a Facelift
The fireplace, whether working or not, is often a focal point. Consider the following easy ways to punch up your fireplace’s style.
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Inside- vs. Outside-Mounted Window Treatments
When it comes to new blinds or shades, in addition to choosing a style and color, you’ll also need to consider whether you want to mount your window treatments inside or outside the frame.
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When to Replace Your Window Treatments
You’ve decided to refresh your bedroom or living room, and you’re debating, should you stick with your current window treatments? See design ideas to refresh your window treatments.
Nothing says “clutter” more than all those unsightly—yet unavoidable—tangled cords and wires from your computer, charger, printer, speakers, surge protector…and on and on. Learn tips for getting cords and cables under control.
Feng shui, the art of designing a harmonious space where energy can flow freely, has been used for thousands of years to improve many aspects of our lives. Learn how to use feng shui to attract wealth, prosperity, and abundance.
An area rug can beautifully complement and anchor the other features of your room, and with the right style and placement, you’ll create the most cohesive look. Learn how to choose the perfect area rug for your space.
Many of us get so caught up in our busy everyday lives that we forget to recharge ourselves with a little down time. But by creating a special space for quiet activities like reading, knitting or meditating, we can make it easier to relax and focus on our personal well-being.