5+ Awesome Tips to Make Your Living Room Worth Living In

It’s Time to Design Your Living Room for Living What is the Living Room? Your living room should be exactly that – a room for living in. It should be inviting and make everyone feel “at home” in it, at any hour of the day or night. Whether one is alone or with family or …

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Don’t Buy a New Fridge Without Checking These

Choosing the Right Refridgerator and Freezer for Your Needs Different Types With so many new styles of bottom freezer refrigerator hitting the market today, it is a difficult decision to come to when purchasing a new one. There are built-in refrigerators, side by side refrigerators, counter depth refrigerators, and the list goes on. One of …

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6 ideal tips for the perfect guest room decor

Having a guest bedroom in your home is perfect when you have large parties or friends and family staying over for the weekend. It can accomodate them perfectly and prevents the hassle of playing rock paper scissors to decide who gets the uncomfortable sleep of the sofa. An ideal guest room will be welcoming and …

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Twin Bed Guest Room Ideas

Ever Heard of a Bungalow? These Historical Facts About Them Might Surprise You

Portland’s Bungalows The bungalow is perhaps the most common house style in Portland’s pre-World War II neighborhoods. The first American- style bungalows were built in and around Pasadena, CA, around 1900. Portland saw its first bungalows constructed five years later. It quickly became a national style (indeed the national style) peaking in the decade 1905 …

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Portland’s Bungalows

Is Your House Full of Plain Colors? Add Some Color Using Our 4 Key Tips

Adding Accent Colors in Your Home Decor When thinking about how to decorate a room, it is a good idea to take one piece and design the room around it. This can be something as large as a three-seater couch or as small as a scented candle. Whatever it is, there is something about that …

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Accent Colors

Don’t Remodel Your Room Without Knowing These 3 Tips

Drawing on Experience: Is This Wall Important? Today’s musings from across the architect’s drawing board will answer the fundamental question, “Is this wall important?” Many renovation projects begin with removing a wall, putting a large opening in a wall, or somehow smashing a wall into a pile of wood and plaster. Unlike you and I, …

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3 Basic Factors on How Big Should You Design Your Closets for Your House Renovation

Don’t Even Think About Designing Your Closet Without Taking These Factors Into Consideration Closets are the rooms that are given the least attention to when a house is still in the process of building. This is, of course, except for people who want to have vast spaces for their clothes and shoes. The only thing …

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5 Points to Keep in Mind When Going for Eco-Friendly Furniture

Sustainable Furniture and Fabrics I have been recycling, reusing, and repurposing furniture and fabrics for as long as I have had my business, and even before that in my personal life. Still, it is fascinating to see the array of sustainable furniture that has been introduced into the home marketplace in the last few years. …

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