Archive for the ‘Around the home’ category

March 14, 2019

What paint finish should I use in what room?

What paint finish should I use in what room?

Paint is one of the easiest ways to change the feel of a room – or even a home. A fresh coat of paint in a trendy color can update a room in an instant. Choosing the color is only one aspect of picking the right paint; the finish or sheen is also important to […]

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February 11, 2019

6 Winter DIY Projects

6 Winter DIY Projects

6 Winter DIY Projects Winter months bring cold days and long nights. While you wait for the weather to warm up so you can get out into the garden, there are still plenty of great DIY projects to tackle, even in the winter. Here are 6 terrific ideas for the Do-it-Yourselfer in you. 1. Paint […]

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February 4, 2019

Six tile trends to consider

Six tile trends to consider

Tile is durable and versatile, is available in a wide variety of bold or neutral shapes, colors, and textures.  When choosing your tile, you have the option to keep it subtle and classic or go bold. The choices are almost endless. Some trends include: Break out of the box – go with hexagon or penny tile rather […]

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January 15, 2019

5 ways to get organized this year

5 ways to get organized this year

Once the New Year arrives, thought turns to ways to improve our health, our finances and our schedules. Getting organized in one of the most common New Year’s Resolutions, along with losing weight and finding love; if it’s one of yours as well, here are 5 great ways to get organized.   Create a Cleaning […]

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January 14, 2019

6 ways to improve your home without all the money and mess

6 ways to improve your home without all the money and mess

Home improvement projects do not always have to be a huge, dusty, dirty, expensive nightmare.  By choosing some smaller projects like in this post, you can make progress on  improvements over time – without being displaced or taking out a loan. Add crown molding image credit https://www.flickr.com/photos/crown_molding/5084390237/ This classic touch adds elegance to any room.  It can […]

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