Monday, March 6, 2017 / by Nicole Solari
2017's home design trends are all about creating lush spaces by taking traditional designs and making them modern with unique color, texture and material choices.
As far as color, experts suggest grays with warm beige undertones for living rooms and kitchens, and bold reds and rich caramels for bedrooms.
When it comes to remodeling, homeowners are favoring upgrades that make day-to-day life more convenient and luxurious.
As the new year approaches, everyone is looking for ways to improve their lives — whether it’s shedding a few pounds, taking on a new hobby or completely revamping their living space for renewed inspiration.
Take note: The next year’s home trends call for lush colors, plush textures and modernistic takes on traditional designs that make the perfect environment to create a “new you.” (Or for staging a buyer’s new home!)
Although it may not be advisable to incorporate all these trends into ...
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 / by Nicole Solari
It may still be 80 degrees in some parts of the country, but the weather will cool down before we know it. Is your home winter-ready? Follow our tips on how to maintain your home's exterior and interior, plus get ideas on how to cozy-up your space for the upcoming seasons' holidays, too.
Repair Loose Roof Shingles
Your roof and gutters need to be in good shape to keep moisture and icy accumulation away. Start by looking for any loose shingles and making sure they're nailed down properly. Consult a professional for big damages, or follow DIY Network's instructions on how to repair a damaged roof.
Clean Out Gutters
While you're on the roof, clear gutters from leaf debris, and install a leaf guard if you haven't already. Clear downspouts by spraying water through it on a warm day. Follow our instructions for proper gutter cleaning and repair.
Turn Off Exterior Faucets
Disconnect your hose and drain any remaining water from ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 / by Nicole Solari
Want to instantly bring a touch of fall into your home decor? Try a wreath! Better yet, make one yourself. We've rounded up eight easy DIY fall wreaths that will look great on your front door or inside the house, whether your taste is cozy and rustic, sleek and modern, or if you want to add a bit of spooky style for Halloween.
Rustic: Mini Pumpkin Wreath
They look like tiny pumpkins, but this wreath is actually made with putka pods, which are natural dried seed pods. Best of all, they won't deteriorate like real pumpkins.
Rustic: Fruit and Foliage Wreath
Featuring fruit, pinecones, moss and dried mushrooms, this rectangular wreath is bursting with the bounty of fall. Bonus: You can also lay it flat on a table as a centerpiece.
Rustic: Corn Husk Wreath
Corn Husk Wreath
Pick up a basic straw wreath and some tamale wrappers from the grocery store to make this simple yet sophisticated wreath.
Modern: Painted Magno ...
Thursday, September 1, 2016 / by Nicole Solari
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