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Fall, Home Decor, Home Improvement

Electric fireplaces spark simple home improvement solutions

Are you looking for ways to enhance your home and boost its value? The best kinds of home improvement projects provide wow-worthy results without much effort. With modern designs and numerous benefits, electric fireplaces are one of these projects, enhancing the aesthetic of any room without the extensive construction and cost of traditional gas or… Continue reading Electric fireplaces spark simple home improvement solutions

Fall, Gardening

3 easy ways to enjoy living color in your outdoor space this fall

As temperatures drop and seasons turn, that doesn't mean you have to give up on the vivid blooms you love so much in your yard. Strategically adding seasonal plants that can withstand cooler weather is a great way to bring color and dimension to outdoor spaces, enhancing your curb appeal into the autumn months. To… Continue reading 3 easy ways to enjoy living color in your outdoor space this fall

Gardening, Home Decor, home design, Home Improvement, Summer, Yard & Garden

3 simple ways to extend your living space outdoors with a pergola

Do dreams of lazy days soaking up the sun have you looking for ways to extend your living space outdoors? You’re not alone. According to a recent Qualified Remodeler magazine survey on the latest outdoor living trends, creating the ultimate backyard now has as much priority with homeowners as kitchens, bathrooms, and other interior remodeling… Continue reading 3 simple ways to extend your living space outdoors with a pergola

Home Decor, home design, Home Improvement, Summer, Yard & Garden

5 fun, easy and affordable ways to brighten up your outdoor space

If you love entertaining friends and family outdoors, you're not alone. Transforming outdoor areas into extended living spaces continues to be a huge trend, as anything and everything from smaller balconies to spacious porches and patios create an opportunity to expand your home environment well into the evening hours with one crucial design element: lighting.… Continue reading 5 fun, easy and affordable ways to brighten up your outdoor space

Summer

Enjoy summer celebrations without making a dent in your wallet

Now that the unofficial start to summer has come and gone, now is the time to start preparing for summer celebrations all season long. Shopping for the tastiest food, thoughtful gifts and festive party décor are essential to entertaining, but all those purchases can make a dent in your wallet. Here are some tips on… Continue reading Enjoy summer celebrations without making a dent in your wallet

Home Decor, Home Improvement

What to do with an unfinished basement

Although currently dimly lit and a little rough on the eyes, your unfinished basement still has a lot of potential. With just a little love and the help of the following ideas, you can spice it up in no time and get some great use out of the space. Add a pop of color. Give… Continue reading What to do with an unfinished basement

Home Decor, Summer

Keep cool this summer

Summertime is here and it’s bringing the heat! It’s always an option to blast the air conditioner all summer long, but there are ways to keep your home cool that are better for the environment and won’t double your energy bill. Photo by Curtis Adams on Pexels.com Ceiling Fans: Ceiling fans may be an overlooked… Continue reading Keep cool this summer

Home Decor, Staging

STAGING STRATEGIES FOR YOUR HOME

Staging your home is all about putting the best foot forward for potential buyers. By highlighting its most desirable features, you can draw more interest to your home and leave a lasting impression that is sure to help you sell it more quickly. Here’s what you should keep in mind as you prepare for your… Continue reading STAGING STRATEGIES FOR YOUR HOME

Gardening, Spring, Summer

Pretty, portable pollinator gardens: Top 10 plants for pollinator-friendly containers

Bees, birds, butterflies, and other pollinators play an important role in our global ecosystem. In fact, they are essential. By transporting pollen from one plant to another, they make growing the food we eat and the beautiful garden spaces we enjoy possible. One of the easiest ways to support a healthy growing environment is to… Continue reading Pretty, portable pollinator gardens: Top 10 plants for pollinator-friendly containers

Home Improvement, organization

Ideas to free up your kitchen space

You probably don’t need a scientific study to tell you that the kitchen is one of the most used spaces in a family home. It serves as a hub for food, a communal space for gathering, and often a message center for family traffic. Some consider it the “brain” of the home. While giant master… Continue reading Ideas to free up your kitchen space