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 Interiors | by Casey Watkins, on October 10, 2017

10 Reasons to Love Bamboo Flooring

Wood floor is possibly the most popular flooring choice in homes these days. The ability to easily clean and maintain is just too tempting to resist. Except that installing wood flooring in your home can end up costing you a pretty penny by the end. And we all know that you shouldn’t default to linoleum...

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Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on October 6, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About Craftsman Homes

Lots of people that go house shopping today look for a place with character. Usually that means something old and a little bit worn around the edges. The kind of place that feels like home before you even move your boxes in. A true and honest craftsman home has that exact draw among all the...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Casey Watkins, on October 5, 2017

12 DIYs to Bring Chevron Into Your Home

Throughout the ages and stages of home decor, patterns go in and out of style, covering rugs and furniture and all kinds of accessories and then disappearing into the outdated blog post history. However there are some patterns that are always on trend no matter what else is big at the moment. Stripes, for example,...

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Posted in Interiors | by Casey Watkins, on October 2, 2017

10 Ways to Display Chevron Wallpaper In Your Home

Chevron is definitely having a moment. People have tried to push it out of style and it just hasn’t worked. Like our stripes, chevron will probably always be on trend. It’s probably because it fits with a wide variety of styles which is always appealing for any decorator. So when you have something that will...

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Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on September 28, 2017

15 Living Rooms to Help You Master Scandinavian Design

It’s not new or particularly mind blowing, but the concept of scandinavian design still holds some wonder and freshness whenever you come across it. There is just something about a distinctly scandinavian space that is so appealing. Maybe it’s the classy neutral color story. Maybe it’s the lack of clutter. Whatever the case, scandinavian design...

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Posted in Bathroom | by Casey Watkins, on September 27, 2017

10 Walk In Shower Designs To Upgrade Your Bathroom

Bathrooms are tricky things to design, especially when you’re looking at your master bath. The goal is ultimate relaxation with productivity thrown in. So you start your list of must haves before you even choose the tile; toilet for necessity, double sink for convenience, bath for relaxation, but what about the shower? It would be...

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Posted in Interiors | by Casey Watkins, on September 22, 2017

10 Bay Window Treatments To Ponder For Your Panes

There are some spaces in our homes that somehow seem very daunting to decorate. Awkward corners that aren’t square or sunrooms that aren’t finished or bare bay windows. Yes, bay windows might seem like such a wonderful idea with all the natural light they let into a room, but when it comes to finding a...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Casey Watkins, on September 20, 2017

15 DIYs to Help You Win at Cubicle Decor

In any standard office cubicle, you’re bound to find the same basic things. A file cabinet, a computer or laptop, an office chair, a calendar and probably a family picture. Not that any of those things are bad, just basic. Expected. If you want the cubicle that makes you smile even on a Monday morning,...

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