Casey Watkins

Staff Writer
Casey is a freelance writer, wife, cat owner, houseplant collector and coffee drinker. She loves browsing Pinterest for new recipes and decorating ideas, and rearranging her many gallery walls. If you have a decorating problem, she'll probably direct you to IKEA to fix it.
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Posted in Outdoor | by Casey Watkins, on July 24, 2017

10 Tips for Bringing Movie Night Into The Backyard

Summer, the time for parties and being outside as much as possible. The time for fresh produce and late movie nights. The time for swimming and bonfires. What if you could take all those things and put them together in one epic space? Namely, your backyard. With a backyard theater, hosting becomes simple and your...

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Posted in Bathroom | by Casey Watkins, on July 21, 2017

15 Reasons To Love Bathroom Wallpaper

If there is one thing we have learned in the past year or so, it’s that wallpaper is in. People are putting it everywhere! Where paint once reigned, you’ll find patterns and colors replacing it. Some go for a big impact like wallpapering their living room. Some prefer a little pop like a patterned desk...

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Posted in Bathroom | by Casey Watkins, on July 14, 2017

100 Beautiful Bathrooms to Help You Achieve Spa Status

When you move into a new home, the mind immediately begins to decorate the empty spaces. All the paint swatches to choose from and all the ways you can arrange the furniture keep you busy for a while. Even the kitchen, full of cabinets and appliances, can receive a makeover with some paint and pretty...

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Posted in Interiors | by Casey Watkins, on July 10, 2017

12 Essential Elements For Your Basement Bar

Basements can serve several purposes for you and your home, depending on the size. A small basement is only useful for housing your heating and water utilities. Basements that have just a little more square footage can provide a practical solution for miscellaneous storage. But large basements have all the opportunity for expanding your family...

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Posted in Kitchen | by Casey Watkins, on July 7, 2017

100 Beautiful Kitchens To Inspire Your Kitchen Makeover

Kitchens are such versatile rooms. We use them to cook meals for ourselves and our families daily. They hold homework on the island or table. They show off cheese plates and pies when we host parties. They become the hub of the home, all work and life revolving around them. So it’s important that our...

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Posted in Kitchen | by Casey Watkins, on July 5, 2017

15 Reasons You Need a Breakfast Nook

Kitchens get a lot of attention in the home. Whether you have homework going on at the counter every day or evening drinks with friends once in awhile, you usually need as much surface space as you can get. Countertop bars only work for you when you have enough counter space elsewhere for your cooking...

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Posted in Furniture | by Casey Watkins, on June 29, 2017

12 Dark Headboards For a Luxurious Bedroom

Bedroom furniture can be a great big decision when you’re starting from scratch. The wrong combination can make the space feel more like a conflict than a restful place. A lot of dark pieces will weigh down the look of the room that’s supposed to be the one stress-free space in your home. A lot of...

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Posted in Architecture | by Casey Watkins, on June 19, 2017

50 House Colors To Convince You To Paint Yours

It’s quite a well known fact that the paint colors you choose for a room will impact how you feel when you spend time in the space. But many don’t realize that the same fact applies to the exterior of your house as well. A neighborhood filled with beige nondescript houses isn’t very appealing for the...

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