Home Decor Archive

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Whether you are downsizing to save money, or redoing a single room, you can visually expand the space with these simple ideas. *** If your living quarters make you claustrophobic, there are a few decorating ideas you can use...
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A guest space separate from your main house adds function, comfort, and value. Here are some ideas for rentals and functional longer-term guest homes.   *** When I bought my current house, there was a shed, maybe 250 square feet, at...
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The Gemini home is a work of contrasts, with books and conversation as its main principles. Here’s what to expect on entering the home of a Gemini. *** Geminis are interesting people. (Well, everyone is interesting, but I find Geminis...
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Sometimes agreeing on an interior design direction can be tough. Here are some ways to take two visions for home decor & design, and unify them for the better. *** When opposites attract, home renovations and remodels become a...
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Perfect is nice, but it’s also a bit boring. Fight perfection fatigue with these 3 simple décor techniques. *** Do you remember the first time you walked into an IKEA store or looked at their catalogue and thought: “this...
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Home decor can be used to activate different faculties of your mind. Discover how! *** Recently, I’ve discussed how to decorate for each of the five senses. But the mind also has a multi-layered relationship with decor. Every one...
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When house hunting, sometimes it’s hard to see dream home potential beneath someone else’s sense of home decor style. Here are 5 ways to get avoid that problem. *** Recently I’ve visited a few open houses with a friend...
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Home decor has changed over the decades. But, in some ways home decorating and interior design has stayed the same, too. Take a tour of the design decades. *** I grew up with my Grandparents’ in a house originally decorated...