5 Ways to Make a Focal Point in a Living Room

5 Ways to Make a Focal Point in a Living Room

Updated: October 1, 2020 When you walk into a room, without thinking, your eyes automatically search for something or somewhere to land.  That “landing spot” is called the focal point.  The focal point is where your eye is drawn to and where you make your first impression of the room.   Typically focal points catch…

5 Mistakes Homeowners Make with their Furniture
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5 Mistakes Homeowners Make with their Furniture

There are a number of factors that go into a well decorated room with furniture being one of the key factors in that equation.    Furniture needs to be methodically picked out and placed taking the room’s elements, focal point and design style in mind.  Violating any of these principles using furniture incorrectly can make…

10 Ways to Declutter your Home & Keep It That Way!

10 Ways to Declutter your Home & Keep It That Way!

Updated: October 25, 2020 Is Your Home Messy Right Now?  Be honest!  If you’re like most of us, we are NOT visitor ready.  i.e. We secretly hope that friends don’t ring the doorbell without notice. And if they call us that they are on their way over, we run madly around the main floor scurrying…

5 Tips to Create an Inviting Entryway
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5 Tips to Create an Inviting Entryway

What does your front entrance way say about your home? Is it entrance table stacked full of mail, books from school? It the floor full of shoes scattered all over and everyone is tripping over the kids’ backpacks? Entryways are the first impression that your home makes when visitors step into your home. They set…

Gold is Back! 10 Gold Faucet Ideas for Your Bathroom

Gold is Back! 10 Gold Faucet Ideas for Your Bathroom

Updated: October 26, 2020 10 Gold Faucets Ideas for Your Next Bathroom  It seems like only yesterday that we were replacing our dated gold faucets for polished chrome or brushed pewter.  But gold is back better and classier than ever. Check out these gold faucet ideas for your next bathroom renovation. What a refreshing breath…

5 Easy Front Yard Landscaping Ideas for Great Curb Appeal
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5 Easy Front Yard Landscaping Ideas for Great Curb Appeal

Whether you’re decorating to stay or staging to sell, your front curb appeal says alot about your house.  Your curb appeal can make a positive or negative statement. Landscaping can have a HUGE impact on what your house looks like.  Overgrown shrubs or trees and unkempt gardens gives the impression that the inside of the…

Its All About the Details: Master Bedroom & En-suite Makeover
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Its All About the Details: Master Bedroom & En-suite Makeover

Master Bedroom & En-suite makeover: Adding the Glam In the fall of 2015, I joined almost 200 Designers/Bloggers in the One Room Challenge hosted by Linda of Calling It Home where we have 6 weeks to transform a room of our choice from boring to stunning! I picked our Master Bedroom & En-suite because it…