What To Know About The Fireplace Damper

Posted in Appliances | by Emily Medlock, on October 28, 2021

What To Know About The Fireplace Damper

Fireplaces are one of the greatest luxuries for any homeowner. You can use them all year round in cold climates and in the winter almost everywhere. They look amazing and add an entirely new aesthetic. But there is one part of the fireplace that is often overlooked by homebuyers. The damper. The fireplace damper is...

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30 Fall Wreaths to Welcome Your Guests

Posted in DIY Projects | by Casey Watkins, on October 28, 2021

30 Fall Wreaths to Welcome Your Guests

During the Autumn season, making your home as cozy as possible is the goal when you have guests. Lighting cinnamon candles, providing plaid throw blankets, sprinkling the table with leaves, it’s all part of the process.  But you don’t have to stop at the inside. You can extend the cozy welcome to the front porch...

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What To Know About Your Expansion Tank This Season

Posted in Appliances | by Emily Medlock, on October 27, 2021

What To Know About Your Expansion Tank This Season

When winter is just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about what kind of heating system you’re going to use. There are many different heating systems but many of them use an expansion tank. Water heaters and boilers alike use an expansion tank. These are both similar as they are used to heat...

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Charming Rustic Shelves And How To Add Them To Modern Spaces

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 27, 2021

Charming Rustic Shelves And How To Add Them To Modern Spaces

There are many ways to give a space the warmth and charm it needs in order to feel like a home. You can do it with color, a special selection of materials and finishes, personalized decorations, textiles or pleasant lighting. The list is a lot longer than that and these elements can be mixed and...

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15 Kitchen Pantry Ideas With Form And Function

Posted in Kitchen | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 27, 2021

15 Kitchen Pantry Ideas With Form And Function

By definition, a pantry is “a small room or closet in which food, dishes, and utensils are kept.” While the definition (or, frankly, the very idea) of a pantry may not be the most glamorous part of your home design, the functional pantry can still be a stylish space. Whether your kitchen pantry is a...

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Questions To Ask Home Inspector That You Don’t Want To Forget

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on October 27, 2021

Questions To Ask Home Inspector That You Don’t Want To Forget

It’s easy to get caught up in interior design and exterior paint but when it comes to ensuring that the house you are buying is in good condition, that can easily fall aside if it isn’t obvious. This can be taken care of by a good home inspector.  A good home inspector will do everything...

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Choosing The Right Drywall For Your Home

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on October 26, 2021

Choosing The Right Drywall For Your Home

With many wall texture types available, finding one that’s perfect for your home can be a challenge. Choosing a wall type is a commitment. Most people will begin by searching online for “drywall texture companies near me,” which is a good place to start. However, if you want to go deeper, you’ll need the right...

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3D Origami Paper Wall Decor Made From Scratch

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 26, 2021

3D Origami Paper Wall Decor Made From Scratch

The starting point for origami, the art of folding paper, is the Japanese culture but as this became a complex form of art its influence and popularity grew worldwide. There’s lots of different levels of difficulty and complexity and this allows everyone to try their hand at creating beautiful origami art. You can even incorporate...

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A Dozen Interesting Ways To Make Your Own Custom DIY Fall Doormat

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 25, 2021

A Dozen Interesting Ways To Make Your Own Custom DIY Fall Doormat

Each and every season is beautiful in its own way and living in an area where you can enjoy all four of them is definitely wonderful. Fall is one of my personal favorites because it’s so cozy and a wonderful source of inspiration for all sorts of DIY projects and crafts. This year we’re bringing...

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How Much Does A New Boiler Cost In 2022?

Posted in Appliances | by Emily Medlock, on October 25, 2021

How Much Does A New Boiler Cost In 2022?

Heating your home in the winter is of utmost importance. Without heat, your family can suffer greatly, so it’s very important to ensure all of your HVAC equipment is working well before winter rolls around.  Winterizing, in general, is crucial but the most important thing of all is to check your heating system. If you...

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Types Of Kitchen Sinks And Choosing The Right One

Posted in Kitchen | by Emily Medlock, on October 25, 2021

Types Of Kitchen Sinks And Choosing The Right One

There are many different types of kitchen sinks and can be sorted into categories of how they are mounted, what they are made out of, and more. A kitchen sink is one of the first things you’ll pick out because it usually needs to be installed whenever the cabinets, plumbing, and counters are installed.  Types...

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70 Ingenious Fall Wreath Designs Ready To Inspire You

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on October 25, 2021

70 Ingenious Fall Wreath Designs Ready To Inspire You

You know it’s fall when you start thinking about hanging a wreath on your front door. But don’t go to the wreath store just yet. This year, how about you craft the fall wreath yourself? With so many beautiful, lovely and interesting ideas and variations you can try, it would be a shame to settle...

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Types Of Garage Doors That You Can Switch To Today

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on October 22, 2021

Types Of Garage Doors That You Can Switch To Today

When it comes to the inside of the home, there are hundreds of things on the checklist when designing. But that shouldn’t stop you from moving outdoors. Or at least moving to the garage to start making choices.  The type of garage door that you choose may be more important than you realize. You want...

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Floating Cabinets With Creative Interior Design Ideas

Posted in Uncategorized | by Simona Ganea, on October 22, 2021

Floating Cabinets With Creative Interior Design Ideas

Floating cabinets are a unique blend of functionality and style. They bring together the best features of these two concepts by being versatile, modular, practical and exciting. They also have the added benefits of a lightweight appearance and adjustability. Let’s see them being incorporated into a few interior designs.  20 Interior design ideas featuring floating...

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25 Ideas to Outfit Your Front Porch Fall Decor

Posted in Outdoor | by Casey Watkins, on October 22, 2021

25 Ideas to Outfit Your Front Porch Fall Decor

I think Fall is my favorite season to decorate for, especially outdoors. While summer was made for stripes and ferns on the front porch, Fall is made for orange pumpkins and throw pillows. But sometime’s it’s easy to get in a decorating rut so your front porch looks like the rest of the front porches...

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Waterproof Wood With These Simple Methods

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on October 21, 2021

Waterproof Wood With These Simple Methods

Taking care of everything in your home and your yard can be quite a lot of work. But the most work is remembering everything that needs to be done. Have you thought about waterproofing your wood surfaces? Waterproof wood isn’t natural in the home nor in the yard. So it’s important to take care of...

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Amazing Houses With Moving Walls, Kinetic Systems And Dynamic Facades

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 21, 2021

Amazing Houses With Moving Walls, Kinetic Systems And Dynamic Facades

In general we think of buildings as being very stable structures that take over the area surrounding them becoming the defining feature in their particular context. However, they’re more dynamic than we give them credit, both literally and figuratively. The houses that we’re about to look at feature unique designs with all sorts of unexpected...

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Luxury Bedroom – The Traits And Unique Characteristics

Posted in Bedroom | by Simona Ganea, on October 20, 2021

Luxury Bedroom – The Traits And Unique Characteristics

The idea of luxury bedroom in interior design can be transmitted in a variety of different ways. A space can look and feel luxurious for multiple reasons which gives designers a diversity of strategies to choose from for each individual project.  Here’s a few of the weapons they have at their disposal: The defining attributes...

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How To Bleed A Radiator Safely

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on October 20, 2021

How To Bleed A Radiator Safely

When it comes to heating and cooling your home, you want to have the best of the best. But sometimes, it’s really not the heating or cooling unit that’s the problem, but improper maintenance that is the problem. One of the most common problems with radiators is that they aren’t bled often enough. Radiators need...

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20 Friendly and Modern Nursery Room Design Ideas

Posted in Kids | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 20, 2021

20 Friendly and Modern Nursery Room Design Ideas

Designing and decorating the nursery room is always fun and beautiful but not nearly as easy as it may seem. First of all, you have to make a choice. Will it be a décor that matches the rest of the house or will it be cheerful and playful, full of color? There are lots of...

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Beverly Hills Homes are Luxurious, Beautiful — and Expensive

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on October 19, 2021

Beverly Hills Homes are Luxurious, Beautiful — and Expensive

Beverly Hills is synonymous with luxury and that’s especially true when it comes to real estate. With a high concentration of celebrities and other high-net-worth individuals, it’s not surprising that the proportion of expensive homes being bought, sold and rented is higher than in many other areas of the country — double the median house...

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What Is The Average Concrete Price Per Yard?

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on October 19, 2021

What Is The Average Concrete Price Per Yard?

The price of building materials seems to be skyrocketing these last couple of years. So figuring up prices isn’t easy. However, when figuring prices you can still go by the charts of how things are changing. The best way to find your exact price is to contact the person or company you’re going to be...

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A Cozy Chalet For Two Brings An Old Chestnut Drying Room Back To Life

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 19, 2021

A Cozy Chalet For Two Brings An Old Chestnut Drying Room Back To Life

Once upon a time there was a chestnut drying room sitting is a corner of the Stura Valley in Moiola, Italy. The location was beautiful, with magnificent views of the Alps and wild landscape all around. That old chestnut drying room is no longer there but in its place is now a cozy little chalet...

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The Labor Cost To Install A Water Heater And Water Tank Costs

Posted in Appliances | by Emily Medlock, on October 18, 2021

The Labor Cost To Install A Water Heater And Water Tank Costs

When it comes to making changes in your home, one of the top priorities for most people is the costs. Both material costs and labor costs. One thing that will eventually need to be done is to replace your water heater. The labor cost to install a water heater is half the cost of the...

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15 Cute DIY Birdhouse Design Ideas

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 18, 2021

15 Cute DIY Birdhouse Design Ideas

If you think birds are cute and you also like coffee this project is just perfect for you. It’s a cute little birdhouse that you can make out of a repurposed coffee can, something to hang from the branches of a tree in your backyard and for the local birds to call a home. The...

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Everything You Should Know About Polishing Marble

Posted in Design And Concept | by Candace Osmond, on October 18, 2021

Everything You Should Know About Polishing Marble

Marble tends to be a rather expensive material, so it’s only natural to want to care for it as much as you can. When properly polished, marble has a magnificent shine, leaving behind an elegant vibe. Derived from limestone, marble has been used for centuries in sculptures, being found in landmarks across the entire world,...

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An Old Tool Shed Transformed Into A Stylish House With A Rooftop Pool

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 18, 2021

An Old Tool Shed Transformed Into A Stylish House With A Rooftop Pool

When they first started working on this project, the architect team at DAP Studio didn’t actually anticipate they would end up building a house with a swimming pool on its rooftop.  The initial plan was for them to renovate the exterior area surrounding the main residence which is situated a short distance away and also...

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DIY Fall Crafts – Fun And Easy Ideas For Everyone

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 18, 2021

DIY Fall Crafts – Fun And Easy Ideas For Everyone

Fall is once again making its presence noticed and soon the trees will start shedding their colorful leaves and the whole landscape will change. With it, the ambiance in our homes changes too. Suddenly the space feels cozier and we find ourselves thinking of all sorts of charming little projects that embrace the bountiful autumn...

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50 DIY Fall Decorations You Can Do Right Now

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 18, 2021

50 DIY Fall Decorations You Can Do Right Now

In spite of all of the rain and cool weather, we find autumn to be very charming. There’s much to love about it and we’re not referring only to the beautiful foliage although this seems to be the season’s main attraction. We love the colors of the autumn and the idea of bringing them indoors...

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Pallet Couch Ideas And How To Make Them

Posted in DIY Projects | by Emily Medlock, on October 15, 2021

Pallet Couch Ideas And How To Make Them

Repurposing is one of the greatest things about being a homeowner. You can take something one person sees as trash and turn it into a treasure that no one can deny. Repurposed wood is a jewel to be treasured.  Pallets are one of the most underrated materials that can easily be repurposed. You can usually...

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How To Use Blue Bathroom Tiles In A Way That Isn’t Boring

Posted in Bathroom | by Simona Ganea, on October 15, 2021

How To Use Blue Bathroom Tiles In A Way That Isn’t Boring

The bathroom and the tiles go hand in hand and some would say one isn’t really complete without the other. Most often than not this is true as tiles are found in most bathrooms in various different forms and proportions. In each case a decision has to be made regarding the type of tile, the...

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How To Make A Crafting Table – Saw Horse Type

Posted in DIY Projects | by Erin Francois, on October 15, 2021

How To Make A Crafting Table – Saw Horse Type

When I recently began researching craft tables for our new place, I quickly realized that there aren’t a ton of clean, modern craft table options out there–especially ones with a taller height to comfortably accommodate standing while crafting. (Because let’s be serious, crafting is not always a sitdown hobby!)  So I decided to take matters into my own hands and modify pre-made components...

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Creative Fall Party Décor Ideas

Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on October 15, 2021

Creative Fall Party Décor Ideas

After an action-packed summer, fall seems to come at just the right time to slow down the pace a little bit. To relax. To enjoy the crisp air and cool evenings. It’s a perfect season to throw a few parties, what with the fall holidays and all.  It’s also a lovely time to simply gather...

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What Is Recessed Lighting And Do I Want It?

Posted in Lighting | by Emily Medlock, on October 14, 2021

What Is Recessed Lighting And Do I Want It?

There are many different types of lighting that you can use in your home. You can hang mason jars or you can string fairy lights, or perhaps both! But one of the more popular types of lighting is recessed lighting. The reason it is popular is that it can be used with any design style,...

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Is The Sleeper Ottoman The Perfect Sleeping Solution?

Posted in Furniture | by Emily Medlock, on October 14, 2021

Is The Sleeper Ottoman The Perfect Sleeping Solution?

It’s always fun to find new types of furniture that work so well in your home. Especially when those furniture pieces save space and work as a multi-purpose item that you can use all year round, no matter the season. Today, we’re all about the sleeper ottoman and everything it can do for your space....

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A Rustic Modular House On Top Of A Small Forest Slope

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 14, 2021

A Rustic Modular House On Top Of A Small Forest Slope

Building a house out of prefabricated modules greatly reduces the construction process, saves time and reduces the impact the project has on the site and the landscape in general. In the case of this house located in Ozora, Russia, the first phase was to install a solid foundation and the modules were brought on site...

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How To Use A Grout Float Properly And Pick The Right one

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on October 13, 2021

How To Use A Grout Float Properly And Pick The Right one

Laying tile is not an easy job. That’s why having as many proper tools as possible is important. You want to ensure that you have everything that you need before you begin in order to make the job as easy as possible.  Today, we’re going to talk about grout floats and how important they are...

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Simple And Creative Ways To Customize A Decorative Tray

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 13, 2021

Simple And Creative Ways To Customize A Decorative Tray

A house truly becomes a home not when you put in the furniture but when you start adding all the little details and accessories that give it character. Handmade items are particularly effective at making a home look charming and feel lived in. One of these things could be a decorative tray.  14 Decorative Tray...

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10 Best Water Leak Detector – Keep Your Home Water Free

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on October 13, 2021

10 Best Water Leak Detector – Keep Your Home Water Free

Is your home prone to having water leaks? If so, it may be time to invest in a water leak detector. This nifty appliance will help in detecting water and can help with preventing excessive moisture or flooding that can result from a faulty pipe or other appliances. After all, major water damage can incur...

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Beat The Humidity With One Of The Best Quietest Dehumidifiers

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on October 13, 2021

Beat The Humidity With One Of The Best Quietest Dehumidifiers

Are you thinking of adding the quietest dehumidifier to your home? High humidity can be uncomfortable and have an overall negative effect on air quality while promoting the formation of mold and mildew. Having a dehumidifier will help with reducing the humidity in your home and make it less hospitable to allergens such as dust...

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Paint Color Baby Names That You Can Make Trendy

Posted in Best Of | by Emily Medlock, on October 13, 2021

Paint Color Baby Names That You Can Make Trendy

From Suri to Apple, the trend of naming your child a unique and somewhat odd name is the going thing for celebrities. Just ask Elon Musk whose darling we still have trouble remembering her name. But this trend isn’t just for celebrities. If you want your child to grow up feeling independent, unique, and special,...

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Front Porch Decor Ideas To Welcome Fall With

Posted in Outdoor | by Simona Ganea, on October 13, 2021

Front Porch Decor Ideas To Welcome Fall With

It’s not too early to start decorating your front porch (or front door) with pumpkins and all sorts of other goodies, especially since autumn has officially started and since you’re probably looking for ideas we came prepared. Find below 25 of our favorite fall front porch decor ideas which we think you’re going to like...

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Sauna Designs You Will Fall In Love With

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on October 12, 2021

Sauna Designs You Will Fall In Love With

When it comes to health and relaxation, we’ll do about anything for our bodies. Hence the fact that acupuncture is so popular despite the ever-present fear of needles that humans have. Heat can be the same way. While we don’t generally pull ourselves towards heat on a hot summer day, saunas are often used to...

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These Reclining Gaming Chairs Give You Comfort For Long Hours

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Corey Majeau, on October 12, 2021

These Reclining Gaming Chairs Give You Comfort For Long Hours

If gaming is your favorite pastime to indulge in, chances are high; you will spend a lot of time doing it. Whether you are new to gaming, or a seasoned gamer, you will most likely be interested in taking your gaming experience to a new level. Recliners are a great way to elevate your game...

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Inspirational Bedroom Decoration For Creating Your Own Peaceful Haven

Posted in Bedroom | by Vera Dordick, on October 12, 2021

Inspirational Bedroom Decoration For Creating Your Own Peaceful Haven

As the most private space in the home, the bedroom should be everything that you want it to be: a retreat, a cozy hideaway, a sleek and modern sanctuary, or anything in between. Quite literally, anything goes in the bedroom when it comes to creating a beautiful space that makes you feel at ease. Curtains, bedding...

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How An Indirect Water Heater Compares To Others

Posted in Appliances | by Emily Medlock, on October 12, 2021

How An Indirect Water Heater Compares To Others

Heating and cooling systems are vital to every household. Heat strokes and hypothermia are major concerns during unpredictable weather conditions and should be safeguarded against at all costs. Winter is fast approaching, so it wouldn’t hurt if you started thinking about how an indirect water heater compares to others on the market.  Water heaters are paired...

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Small Prefab Cabin Sits Between An Ocean And A 4 Million Year Old Volcano

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 12, 2021

Small Prefab Cabin Sits Between An Ocean And A 4 Million Year Old Volcano

With the ocean on one side and the magnificent 4 million year old Hafnarfjall volcano in the background, this little cabin house from Iceland enjoys one of the most gorgeous and scenic sites anywhere in the world. The owners of this house wanted to preserve the beautiful landscape and the ecosystem as best as possible...

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DIY Square Wood Pumpkins Add A Whimsical Feel To Traditional Fall Decor

Posted in DIY Projects | by Emily Burmeister, on October 12, 2021

DIY Square Wood Pumpkins Add A Whimsical Feel To Traditional Fall Decor

Decorating for fall can be a lot of fun. The warm days of summer are gone and it’s time to get cozy and ready for the change of seasons. Making creative and unique fall projects is an enjoyable way to decorate your home. I created these square pumpkins, which are a funky and different option for fall. Supplies...

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How To Choose The Best Gas Leak Detector

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on October 11, 2021

How To Choose The Best Gas Leak Detector

Whether you’ve moved into a new home or have been residing at your current home for a while, a gas leak detector is a must. While they all work in different ways, depending on the gas that they’re meant to detect, the device should work in detecting the presence of combustible or toxic gas. After...

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Enjoy A Hot Shower As Long As You’d Like With A Tankless Water Heater

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on October 11, 2021

Enjoy A Hot Shower As Long As You’d Like With A Tankless Water Heater

Hot water shouldn’t be just a luxury. We use it in everyday life, for cleaning our homes and ourselves. But sometimes, a traditional water heater doesn’t have the capability of giving you what you need. Tankless water heaters supply endless hot water anywhere in the house, on demand, and that is great to meet the...

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DIY Halloween Chalkboard Tombstone

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on October 11, 2021

DIY Halloween Chalkboard Tombstone

This is a fast and very easy DIY project that can help you decorate for the Halloween season in a pinch. It’s a simple process, which is every DIYer’s dream come true. Plus, you can customize the RIP messages to your heart’s content…or leave one on there for the whole month. Who doesn’t love a...

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Fall Fireplace Mantel Decor With White Pumpkins

Posted in DIY Projects | by Emily Burmeister, on October 10, 2021

Fall Fireplace Mantel Decor With White Pumpkins

This is such a fun time of the year…the leaves are changing and temperatures are dropping. Traditionally, fall home decor tends to be bright and colorful with lots of reds and oranges reflecting the hues that Mother Nature splashes across the horizon. But sometimes, going a neutral route with fall decoration can be a breath...

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3 Cozy DIY Autumn Aromas

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on October 10, 2021

3 Cozy DIY Autumn Aromas

Of all the seasons, fall has the most distinct flavors and smells. Warm and spicy, cozy and comforting are the aromas of autumn. If you want to fill your home with memorable scents, here are three ideas on how to do so. One involves a simmer pot, the other scent absorption, and the third a...

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DIY Cinnamon Pumpkin Candle – Create Fall’s Favorite Aroma

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on October 9, 2021

DIY Cinnamon Pumpkin Candle – Create Fall’s Favorite Aroma

The smells of Fall and Thanksgiving are probably my favorite part of the season. Along with the gorgeous leaf colors. And the crisp bite in the air. Okay, so there’s lots to love about Fall…including this super fast and easy DIY candle project. It looks great for the season and smells even better. (Bonus, you...

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DIY Pumpkin Succulent Decorations

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on October 8, 2021

DIY Pumpkin Succulent Decorations

Succulents are a huge decorating trend right now. They’re everywhere, due in large part to the rising popularity of terrariums and succulents’ place in those. But this DIY pumpkin succulent project is a fun, simple, and unique twist on the standard terrarium. It’s perfect for fall and Thanksgiving holiday décor – use these on your...

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DIY Fall Pumpkin Terrarium

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on October 8, 2021

DIY Fall Pumpkin Terrarium

Fall is such a warm, inviting, cozy time of year, and fall décor inherently reflects that. If you love the spicy warmth of pumpkin orange mixed with a little bit of crispness, you’re going to love creating your very own (faux) pumpkin patch in a dome. This DIY is kind of like a fall-time terrarium…in...

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Furniture Donation Stores With Free Pick Up

Posted in Best Of | by Emily Medlock, on October 8, 2021

Furniture Donation Stores With Free Pick Up

Do you have furniture that you’re not using anymore but are struggling to find a way to get rid of it? This happens all of the time when people move to a new place or simply upgrade their furniture. That’s why many charities have decided to offer furniture donation pickups. While not all furniture thrift...

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Microwave Dimensions: What You Need To Know

Posted in Kitchen | by Emily Medlock, on October 8, 2021

Microwave Dimensions: What You Need To Know

It may seem unimportant to find out the typical measurements of everything in your home. In some cases, it can be. But when you’re short on space or want to scale correctly, finding the correct sizes is important. Today, we’re going to figure the sizes of different types of microwaves because, in today’s world, almost...

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Stylish Ways To Decorate And Transform A Small Balcony

Posted in Uncategorized | by Simona Ganea, on October 8, 2021

Stylish Ways To Decorate And Transform A Small Balcony

We typically associate balconies with small apartments where they serve as the best way one can connect with the outdoors and the surroundings without leaving the house. But even given how important the balcony is in this context we find it difficult to actually decorate it and to make it look and feel like part...

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Types Of Curtain Hooks You May Be Interested In

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on October 7, 2021

Types Of Curtain Hooks You May Be Interested In

It may seem silly, but learning about the different types of home decor items, no matter how menial, is important. Doing so can help you find the right items for you even when it seems like everyone is using something else.  Today, our focus is on curtain hooks. Yes, those curtain hooks. You see, this...

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With a Tabletop Patio Heater You’ll Never Want to Come Inside

Posted in Outdoor | by Vera Dordick, on October 7, 2021

With a Tabletop Patio Heater You’ll Never Want to Come Inside

Your outdoor living space should be a comfortable environment year-round. Low temperatures can dampen outdoor enjoyment, sending your guests scurrying indoors. With a tabletop patio heater you’ll never want to come inside. The small heater safeguards against cold weather, providing you and your guests with a warm outdoor atmosphere. In a rush? Here’s our shortlist...

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Optimum Home Protection With A Garage Door Threshold

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on October 7, 2021

Optimum Home Protection With A Garage Door Threshold

A garage door threshold offers necessary home protection. To prevent rainwater from entering your space, a garage door seal will help. When your garage experiences water damage, it can be severe. Garage door seals help keep your home protected during heavy rainstorms. If you live in an area where it rains often, chances are your...

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The 5 Best Home Warranty Companies In The Country

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on October 7, 2021

The 5 Best Home Warranty Companies In The Country

Whenever you buy a new home, it can be overwhelming trying to find out everything that you need to do. Especially if you are moving to a new state and have all sorts of stuff to do when it comes to that. But one thing that is important is looking into home warranty companies that...

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A Tall and Slender Mountain Cabin Featuring A Burnt Wood Cladding

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 7, 2021

A Tall and Slender Mountain Cabin Featuring A Burnt Wood Cladding

Inspired by the typical houses found in the Chiang Mai region of Thailand, this mountain cabin has a rather peculiar geometry created by studio Sher Maker.  It has a rectangular floor plan but it’s long, narrow and two-storeys tall, topped with a slightly slanted metal roof and clerestory windows underneath that wrap around all four...

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20 Beautiful Fall Craft Ideas That You Can Do With Fresh Apples

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 7, 2021

20 Beautiful Fall Craft Ideas That You Can Do With Fresh Apples

With the hot summer days behind us, fall and all its beautiful and bountiful wonders is starting to take over the land. This is a perfect time to start using some of the autumn-specific resources in our projects and to make beautiful things to decorate our homes with. Today we’re focusing on fall crafts with...

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Vertical Tile Shower Is The New Bathroom Trend

Posted in Bathroom | by Emily Medlock, on October 6, 2021

Vertical Tile Shower Is The New Bathroom Trend

Are you getting ready to build a shower or perhaps you are simply playing with the idea? Either way, you’ve come to the right place. We have gathered some amazing vertical tile shower projects to show you that they can work wonders. Why vertical tile shower? Because horizontal tiles are far more popular than vertical...

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12 Bedroom Ideas for Girls That Don’t Like Pink

Posted in Bedroom | by Candace Osmond, on October 6, 2021

12 Bedroom Ideas for Girls That Don’t Like Pink

Are you tired of hearing how every girl should own pink things? Are you a girl who has always felt obliged to wear pink skirts, play with pink toys, and have pink room decorations? Then we have a few amazing bedroom ideas for girls that don’t like pink for you to consider! Is Pink the...

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Easy Fall Craft Ideas For Cozy And Stylish Homes

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 6, 2021

Easy Fall Craft Ideas For Cozy And Stylish Homes

Every season is exciting in its own way. Fall brings with it a wonderful feeling of coziness and warmth, in spite of the fact that the weather actually gets colder. Trees shed their leaves and nature changes its colors, revealing beautiful shades of red, orange, brown, and yellow. These changes inspire us to decorate our...

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DIY Home Projects You Should Not Do Alone

Posted in DIY Projects | by Emily Medlock, on October 6, 2021

DIY Home Projects You Should Not Do Alone

DIY can grant you some of the best works of art, the most practical solutions, and the most amazing memories you’ll ever have. But as the saying goes, “too much of anything is a bad thing.” This is true for DIY as well. While there are plenty of projects that are perfect for doing yourself, others...

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What Are The Elements Of Art And Principles Of Interior Design?

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on October 5, 2021

What Are The Elements Of Art And Principles Of Interior Design?

There are two families to memorize when designing your home. There are the elements of art and the principles of design. A lot of people get these two confused and sometimes even merge them.  But they are separate families that can both be implemented into interior design, creating the elements of interior design or the...

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Tips for Decorating with PPGs 2022 Color of the Year: Olive Sprig

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Candace Osmond, on October 5, 2021

Tips for Decorating with PPGs 2022 Color of the Year: Olive Sprig

You asked and we delivered: PPGs 2022 Color of the Year is finally out and we are going to dissect it, discuss it, throw it in every room of the house to see how it fits and tell you how to decorate with it. Does decorating with Olive Sprig seem impossible to blend into your...

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Joint Compound Vs. Spackle: What’s The Difference?

Posted in DIY Projects | by Emily Medlock, on October 5, 2021

Joint Compound Vs. Spackle: What’s The Difference?

The more you know about home repairs and remodeling, the more confident you will be doing things yourself. If you have drywall, chances are that someone has used either joint compound or spackle on your walls. But unless you have experience using these, you won’t know which one is which and when to use each...

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10 Best Reading Chair Ideas For Your Cozy Nook

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Simona Ganea, on October 5, 2021

10 Best Reading Chair Ideas For Your Cozy Nook

A perfect reading chair is one you can sit in for hours and you can’t know that until you actually use it for some time. However, there are still some key elements to look for when searching for the ultimate reading chair. For example, look for an upholstered chair that provides good support for your...

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Cheap Furniture Stores And How To Find Them

Posted in Best Of | by Emily Medlock, on October 4, 2021

Cheap Furniture Stores And How To Find Them

There are many reasons why you’d be looking for furniture. You could be remodeling your home, you could be building a new house, or you could just want to switch out a piece or two in your home. The reason doesn’t matter because it all comes down to where to buy the furniture and what...

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34 Walk-In Shower Design Ideas That Can Put Your Bathroom Over The Top

Posted in Bathroom | by Simona Ganea, on October 4, 2021

34 Walk-In Shower Design Ideas That Can Put Your Bathroom Over The Top

Walk-in showers are elegant and functional for any bathroom. Whether you also have a bathtub or just this area, your décor will be functional and chic. It will also give your bathroom a modern appeal and it will give you the possibility to efficiently use the space you have available. Get creative or find some...

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How To Build A Faux Fireplace For Your Cozy Home

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 4, 2021

How To Build A Faux Fireplace For Your Cozy Home

Fireplaces are useful for heating spaces but, more often than not, their role is a decorative one. A lot of people who have functional fireplaces into their homes rarely actually use them. Of course, this applies to traditional or rustic fireplace designs and not so much to modern fireplaces. That being said, more often than...

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35 Beautiful Sunroom Design Ideas

Posted in Best Of | by Simona Ganea, on October 4, 2021

35 Beautiful Sunroom Design Ideas

A sunroom is also called a sun parlor, sun porch or sun lounge and it’s a structure usually built onto the side of a house. It allows you to admire and to enjoy the surroundings and the views while being sheltered and protected from rain, wind and other weather conditions. The name is very suggestive...

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Breezeway: Why It Made BEHR’s Color Of The Year 2022

Posted in Best Of | by Emily Medlock, on October 4, 2021

Breezeway: Why It Made BEHR’s Color Of The Year 2022

“Seaglass is symbolic for the magic of transformation.” Do you know who said that? Mother Teresa. And it’s true. Sea Glass is is a symbol of renewal and healing as a metaphor for life with so much history.  Because this piece of sea glass was once a piece of a bottle to pollute the ocean...

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Contemporary Vs. Modern: How To Choose Your Design Style

Posted in Design And Concept | by Emily Medlock, on October 4, 2021

Contemporary Vs. Modern: How To Choose Your Design Style

These days there are so many different types of designs styles that it is nearly impossible to keep up with them all. Modern and contemporary are very closely related and in most cases, they are directly related. But when it comes to interior design, contemporary and modern are quite different. It’s important to know the...

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How To Paint Pumpkins And Turn Them Into Lovely Fall Decorations

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 3, 2021

How To Paint Pumpkins And Turn Them Into Lovely Fall Decorations

It’s pumpkin season and that means we get to have fun decorating our homes with this fruit, not just on Halloween but also throughout the season. Pumpkin carving can sure be fun but if you don’t want to deal with all that mess or you want to avoid using sharp utensils, there’s a great alternative...

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30 Fall Wreath DIYs – For The Love Of Autumn

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on October 2, 2021

30 Fall Wreath DIYs – For The Love Of Autumn

Of all the great DIY decorations and projects to celebrate fall with, we like wreaths the most. They’re incredibly versatile as they can be displayed in lots of interesting ways and places and they can be made out of pretty much anything.   Naturally, we’ve prepared a bunch of fall wreath design ideas that we’d...

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White Canopy Beds With Beautiful And Dreamy Designs

Posted in Interiors | by Simona Ganea, on October 1, 2021

White Canopy Beds With Beautiful And Dreamy Designs

There’s lots of efficient and interesting ways to make a bedroom stand out or to give it a particular look and feel. One idea which we enjoy a lot is to opt for a canopy bed frame. It has a wonderful way of instantly giving the space around it a relaxed and glamorous vibe and...

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17 Tips to Find Hidden Places in Your Home that Could be Used as Storage

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Candace Osmond, on September 30, 2021

17 Tips to Find Hidden Places in Your Home that Could be Used as Storage

Do you find yourself wasting a lot of time finding the items you need? Do you ever buy things and keep them in the bag too long? Mostly because you don’t know where to store them? We’re looking to solve all these problems by looking at home hidden places that could easily be turned into...

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18 Authentic Bedroom Design Ideas For Couples

Posted in Bedroom | by Simona Ganea, on September 30, 2021

18 Authentic Bedroom Design Ideas For Couples

As one of the core rooms in the house, the bedroom has gotten lots of attention over time and tons of different design and decorating ideas have been created for it. Today we’re exploring a bunch of bedroom design ideas for couples, looking at some of the main elements that should be included here as...

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Nursery Bookshelf Ideas With Cute And Playful Designs

Posted in Bookshelves | by Simona Ganea, on September 30, 2021

Nursery Bookshelf Ideas With Cute And Playful Designs

Right now you’re probably what’s so special about a nursery bookshelf anyway. Although at its core it’s still just a simple, regular shelf, there are a few small details and characteristics which may or may not interfere with that. For example, a nursery bookshelf tends to be smaller than other types of shelves or to...

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The Best Entryway Benches With Built-In Shoe Storage

Posted in Buying Guides | by Simona Ganea, on September 30, 2021

The Best Entryway Benches With Built-In Shoe Storage

An entryway is an eclectic space, and no two are the same. If the area has a common purpose, it’s a shoe destination. So, it would make sense to evaluate the best entryway benches with built-in shoe storage for your home. There are plenty of opportunities for one to personalize their entryway. It’s the first...

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A Timeless Off-Grid Cabin That Celebrates The Beauty Of Reclaimed Materials

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 30, 2021

A Timeless Off-Grid Cabin That Celebrates The Beauty Of Reclaimed Materials

Looking from a distance at this cabin situated on the shore of a small lake surrounded by forest in North California, it almost seems like an idyllic image taken from a postcard or an old painting. It is however as real as it can be. This was a project completed by studio Walker Warner Architects...

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How To Choose A Home Intercom System To Communicate With Your Family

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on September 30, 2021

How To Choose A Home Intercom System To Communicate With Your Family

These days, home automation has become the norm. Either audio, video, or robotic tech takes off a lot from the homeowner’s shoulders, making daily tasks less burdensome. From bolstering security to protect your family’s lives and properties to easing communication between different individuals in different parts of the house, there’s no disputing the fact that...

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DIY Firewood Rack Ideas With Ingenious Designs

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on September 30, 2021

DIY Firewood Rack Ideas With Ingenious Designs

Firewood racks are very rarely the subject of discussion these days but that doesn’t mean they’re not still needed. In fact, it’s very important to have a proper and practical way of storing all the firewood if you have a wood-burning fireplace, a stove or a fire pit out in the yard. There are many...

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Deck Pergola Kits Heighten Your Outdoor Space

Posted in Outdoor | by Corey Majeau, on September 29, 2021

Deck Pergola Kits Heighten Your Outdoor Space

Deck pergola kits provide additional comfort to backyard spaces. If you have a deck, but you feel it’s incomplete, add a pergola to it. The kits are easy to assemble and offer greater curb appeal to your backyard. Early versions of the deck pergola appeared during the 1920s in Dutch Colonial houses. It was then...

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29 Biggest Design Problems Solved In An Easy Way To Understand

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on September 29, 2021

29 Biggest Design Problems Solved In An Easy Way To Understand

We all have small struggles in life and big questions we ask no one in particular. We’ve found some of the most daunting problems and answered them all right here! All of them relate to your home and what goes on inside of it. While they may not all relate to interior design, they do...

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Eye-Catching Bookshelf Decor Ideas To Display Your Reading Collection

Posted in Bookshelves | by Simona Ganea, on September 29, 2021

Eye-Catching Bookshelf Decor Ideas To Display Your Reading Collection

Whether you use them to store and organize books, for display or as space fillers, bookshelves are very versatile and provide lots of unique and interesting opportunities for designing and decorating the space around them in cool ways. With that in mind, let’s check out a few inspiring ways for decorating with bookshelves or the...

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50 DIY Nightstand Ideas For Creative And Inspired Beginners

Posted in Bedroom | by Simona Ganea, on September 28, 2021

50 DIY Nightstand Ideas For Creative And Inspired Beginners

A nightstand can be a perfect DIY project for a beginner because it’s a small and simple piece of furniture and you can have a lot of fun customizing and personalizing the design. Think of it as a mini-table or as a tiny cabinet. You can make it as simple or as complicated as you...

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Easy Ways To Update Your Home Without Remodeling

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on September 28, 2021

Easy Ways To Update Your Home Without Remodeling

Have you been thinking about renovating or remodeling your home but don’t want to put in the money or the effort? Well, there are plenty of ways that you can update your home and improve it without lifting a hammer. Today, we’re going to take a look at a few ways you can update your...

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Vaulted Ceilings 101: History, Pros & Cons, and Inspirational Examples

Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on September 28, 2021

Vaulted Ceilings 101: History, Pros & Cons, and Inspirational Examples

Vaulted ceilings are known, formally and informally, by many names in modern design (such as cathedral ceilings, raised ceilings, high ceilings, to name a few). The concept behind vaulted ceilings, however, stems back hundreds of years. Let’s take a closer look at vaulted ceilings – their definition, history, pros and cons, and some inspiring design...

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How to Fake a Window in a Window-less Room

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Candace Osmond, on September 28, 2021

How to Fake a Window in a Window-less Room

Do you have a basement that you’ve wanted to turn into an entertainment room or perhaps an office, since we’re in the era of remote work? If the space doesn’t have any windows, you could be facing the odds of depression and might be feeling very tired in next to no time. Thankfully, there’s a...

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30 Charming Fall Centerpiece Ideas To Start Off The New Season With

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on September 28, 2021

30 Charming Fall Centerpiece Ideas To Start Off The New Season With

Ever noticed how rapidly your entire home changes as soon as fall comes along? The entire place feels super cozy and inviting and that’s even without you making any decor changes. Then things really start to take shape when you bring out the warm blankets, fluffy accent pillows and you start working on your new...

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The Modern, Stylish and Completely Off-Grid Ursa Tiny House

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 28, 2021

The Modern, Stylish and Completely Off-Grid Ursa Tiny House

Project Ursa is a challenge issued internally by studio Madeiguincho, the end goal of which was to design and build three prototypes for tiny houses on wheels. They had to have a length of 4m, 5m and respectively 7m, to be 2,5m wide and to have a maximum height of 4m. The result was the...

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