Around the Home

Oct. 23, 2020

Cozy Up Your Outdoor Space This Fall

In the midst of the pandemic, many people in the US spent more time enjoying their home’s outdoor space than ever before.

But as we move further into the fall, how can you adjust your space so you can still enjoy plenty of time outdoors—even as temperatures continue to drop ...

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Oct. 8, 2020

The Kitchen Trends That Will Never Go Out of Style

Renovating your kitchen can be a pricey endeavor. And while you might be tempted to embrace the latest trends in your kitchen renovation, if you want to ensure you’ll love the look of your kitchen as much 10 years from now as you do today, the best thing you can ...

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Sept. 16, 2020

9 Illusions Created by Home Buying Shows Which Simply Aren’t True

If only buying and selling houses were as easy “as seen on TV”!

It’s probably not all that shocking to you to find out that “reality” real estate shows are pretty far off from actual reality. But how they are different from reality may surprise you…

1. Buyers look at ...

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Sept. 9, 2020

Preparing For An Appraisal? Focus On These Projects

An appraisal is an important part of the home selling process; you want your appraisal to accurately reflect your home’s value and your listing price. But if your home appraisal comes in lower than expected, it could cause issues with your home sale and put the deal at risk.

Which ...

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Aug. 19, 2020

Upgrade Your Bathroom With These Instagram Design Tips

If you’re thinking about remodeling your bathroom, you’ll want your design to feel timely and on-trend. And a great place to explore the newest interior design trends—including bathroom design?

Instagram.

recent article from realtor.com highlighted some of the Instagram’s biggest bathroom design trends, including:

  • Open shelving. Open shelving ...
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June 17, 2020

Natural Cleaners & Stain Removers You Already Own

Nothing makes your home sparkle like a good cleaning. Whether you’re in the mood to give your rooms a thorough scrubbing or simply need to tackle a single stain, you want a cleaning solution that’s up to the job.

If you’re hoping to avoid harsh and chemical-laden products that often ...

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June 10, 2020

Installing A Fence? Here Are A Few Tips

Fencing adds a decorative, finished touch to your property at the same time it keeps kids and pets in, and critters out. It also affords privacy, allowing you to wall in your own front or backyard oasis.

Naturally, most homeowners want fencing that boosts their curb appeal without breaking the ...

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May 20, 2020

Cook Up An Outdoor Kitchen That’ll Make You Want To Cook Out Even More

There’s just something special about dining al fresco. When you eat outside, food just tastes better somehow!

Whether you’re at a nice restaurant or hosting a cookout, the atmosphere of fresh air and sunshine (or even better – stars at night!) adds a fun element to just about any meal ...

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April 29, 2020

The Design Trends That Are Making Their Mark In 2020

At this point, we’re well into 2020. And while the new year brought a flurry of design trend predictions, now that it’s further along in the year, it’s possible to see which of those predictions are coming true—and which interior design trends are actually gaining traction.

So, what are the ...

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April 8, 2020

Tips to Help Keep Living Room Clutter Under Control

Your living room is probably one of the most high-traffic rooms in your home—and, as such, it’s also one of the rooms most prone to accumulating mess and clutter. Here are some tips you can use to clear the clutter and get your living room organized.

  • Stop using the coffee ...
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