Buying furniture for your home

7 Things to Consider When Buying New Furniture

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There are many different reasons you need to purchase new furnishings for your home. You might be planning to remodel your existing home, you might have to replace some broken or dated furniture or you might be outfitting a brand new home that has just [...]Read more

accent furniture for the home

What is the Purpose of Accent Furniture?

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When most people go shopping for furniture, they have a specific purpose for the piece in mind. You might buy a table so that your family has somewhere to eat dinner, you buy beds so that you have somewhere to sleep and you purchase chairs [...]Read more

Arranging furniture in a small living room

Arranging Furniture in a Small Living Room

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Every living room is unique and used in a unique way. The way a living room functions plays as much a role as its shape when it comes to placing the furniture. Structural elements like a fireplace and wall outlets also play a key role [...]Read more

Home Decor Accessories

Finding Inspiration For Your Home Decor

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At first, you would think that choosing decorative items for an unadorned room would be an easy thing to do. However, a room that is void of decorative items is like a blank page to a writer or an white canvas to an artist. In [...]Read more

Home Organization Tips

Easy Tips for Getting Organized

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Is the time right to finally take control of your house? Getting organized starts with eliminating items in the home you no longer love, need or use. With the clutter eliminated, you are ready to add clever and attractive organizational elements to the home. Make [...]Read more

Home Flooring Choices

Top Tips for Floor Installation

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New flooring is a big part of any home remodel. From choosing the materials to installing it yourself, or having it professionally installed, there are a lot of important factors that can influence how smoothly the project goes. If you are installing floors use these [...]Read more

Outdoor Lighting for Homes

The Top Types of Outdoor Lighting For Your Home

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Lighting is an important part of both the interior and exterior of a home. In your house, lighting can set the mood for excitement or relaxation depending on your preference. Beautiful lamps and wall sconces might even serve as decor in your home. While interior [...]Read more

Buying Home Furniture

5 Rules For Buying Furniture

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Whether you happen to be updating your living room or furnishing a newly constructed home, the process of buying furnishings can be a long and sometimes challenging process. However, it can be made easier with a few key tips. These rules, or guidelines, can help [...]Read more

Stacking Washer Dryer

Saving Space: Is Stacking Your Washer and Dryer a Good Move?

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In smaller laundry rooms, space is at a premium. Rather than trying to fit too many appliances in a tiny space, you might have to get creative and think outside of the box. Typically, washers and dryers are known as side by side appliances. While [...]Read more

Cooktop and Built in Oven

5 Questions to Ask When Buying a Stove or Oven

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In any kitchen, some of the most important appliances will be the stove top and the oven. You can opt to buy these two items together in the form of a traditional range oven, or you can go the luxury route and invest in a [...]Read more

Dining Room

7 Nontraditional Dining Room Furniture Ideas

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If you close your eyes and picture a traditional dining room, what comes to mind is probably a large rectangular table, carved wooden chairs, a sideboard or a server and a big chandelier hanging above it all. While this classic and formal look can certainly [...]Read more

Colorful Bathroom Tile Design

Tips to Help You Choose the Right Tile for Your Bathroom

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In most homes, there is no question that the bathroom floors will be tiled. Tile is a solid choice in the bathroom because it can typically withstand the moisture and humidity present in this part of the home, and it also gives the right aesthetic [...]Read more

Wall Oven and Stovetop

Popular Stoves and Ovens for Your Dream Kitchen

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If the kitchen is the heartbeat of the home, then it makes sense to splurge on outfitting this important room. There are plenty of ways that you can create an amazing dream kitchen, but there is no doubt that the stove and oven should be [...]Read more

Laundry Washer and Dryer

Are High-Efficiency Washers Worth the Cost?

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When it comes time to upgrade your washing machine and invest in a new model, there are plenty of decisions you'll have to make. You can buy a standalone washer, or purchase one in a set with a matching dryer. Your washing machine can be [...]Read more

Home With Pretty Windows

Are Aluminum Windows Right For You? What You Should Know

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One of the most important parts of your home is the window frame you choose. There are a number of window frame options for homeowners who are installing new windows or replacing old ones. One popular frame material is aluminum. There are a number of [...]Read more

Outdoor Kitchen

An Outdoor Kitchen Adds A Whole New Level of Fun and Functionality

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Outdoor kitchens provide tremendous square footage and opportunities for entertaining. If you love spending time outdoors, an outdoor kitchen will provide you with the perfect opportunity to share your love of cooking and the outdoors. Many options are available today to choose from when determining your [...]Read more

Beautiful Hardwood Flooring

When Should You Replace Your Flooring?

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Most people pick out flooring for their home with the intention of keeping it for many years. After all, the expense and work that goes into picking out, purchasing and installing floors is a serious endeavor. Unfortunately, floors don't last forever. Even the most durable [...]Read more

Washer & Dryer in Laundry Room

Washers & Dryers: Capacity, Energy, and Brands

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Before browsing for new home appliances, it is worth it  to consider the precise requirements that a household needs. Homeowners can save a lot of money by buying machines with capacities that are designed to accommodate the specific amount of people living at home. Selecting [...]Read more

Pretty Patio

Five Ways to Brighten Up Your Patio

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Your patio should be a place where the entire family can relax and have fun. Of course, due to the fact that patios are outside, it can sometimes be hard to keep them both clean, functional, and beautiful at the same way. Fortunately though, having [...]Read more

Living Room With Carpet

Choosing Carpet for High-Traffic Areas

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When it comes to floor coverings, high-traffic areas can present special challenges.  Flooring for hallways, stairs, family rooms and other busy areas should be carefully chosen. These areas show evidence of traffic-related wear and tear sooner than other parts of the home. There are many [...]Read more