Standard Stair Width In America

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on June 8, 2021

Standard Stair Width In America

The standard stair width in America varies depending on your region and the type of building you are referring to. Residential homes have narrower staircases than public spaces which need quite a bit more room.  While the numbers are different, it can be easy to find out what size of stairs you need. First off,...

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The Best Ceiling Fan To Keep Your Home Cool During Hot Days

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on June 8, 2021

The Best Ceiling Fan To Keep Your Home Cool During Hot Days

In areas where hot weather is practically all year round, getting a new ceiling fan looks pretty appealing. The thing is that there’s a fair variety available, with several features to consider and choose from. You want to look for the best ones, which will not only be powerful and the right size but are...

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A Glazed Pavilion House With Hidden Spaces

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 8, 2021

A Glazed Pavilion House With Hidden Spaces

Inspired by a desire to take maximum advantage of the beautiful views but also to include a series of both enclosed and exposed spaces in their design, the talented team at studio Cheshire Architects came up with a really cool concept for this house in Mangawhai, New Zealand.  The house was conceived as a 302...

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A Quick Guide On Hardwood Floor Repair

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on June 8, 2021

A Quick Guide On Hardwood Floor Repair

Hardwood floor repair is not always easy. But hardwood floors are one of the most amazing and high-class flooring options available. The floors will look amazing for a while, but they do require some upkeep. Hardwood floors seem to need repairs regularly due to the scratches and dents that seem to pop up on them...

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A Sparkling Kitchen is Easy When You Know How to Clean Stove Burners

Posted in How To Clean | by Vera Dordick, on June 7, 2021

A Sparkling Kitchen is Easy When You Know How to Clean Stove Burners

Cleaning the stove burners is an easy thing to let go by the wayside. By the time you’ve made dinner, put everything away and washed all the dishes, it’s an added task that looms larger than it should. It’s far easier to turn off the kitchen lights and ignore the stovetop! But knowing the easiest...

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The Best Tree Swings That Will Keep Your Kids Outside All Summer

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on June 7, 2021

The Best Tree Swings That Will Keep Your Kids Outside All Summer

Encouraging your children to spend more time outdoors in the era of gaming and technology is becoming increasingly more difficult. However, if you remember the fun times you had as a child playing all sorts of outdoor games or fooling around in the tree swing, you can try to share some of that enthusiasm with...

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Size Of 2×4 Wood And What It Is Used For

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on June 7, 2021

Size Of 2×4 Wood And What It Is Used For

A 2×4 wood board is the most common type of lumber used in the world. It is used for framing houses and in part of just about every other type of project. The size and strength of the boards are what make them so popular.  It hasn’t always been this way. But after centuries of...

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The 15 Best Cheap Coffee Tables For Every Home And Style

Posted in Buying Guides | by Simona Ganea, on June 7, 2021

The 15 Best Cheap Coffee Tables For Every Home And Style

With the coffee table being such an important part of any home’s interior design, we’re often in a rush to make a purchase cheap coffee tables without taking the time to consider all the options. It’s amazing how many different designs and styles one can choose from. Of course, the design is not all that...

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9 Best Gaming Chairs for Playing Fortnite or Other Favourite Video Games

Posted in Office Design Ideas | by Corey Majeau, on June 7, 2021

9 Best Gaming Chairs for Playing Fortnite or Other Favourite Video Games

If you’re someone that enjoys gaming, you’re probably sitting on your chair for hours of end. While you probably have a snazzy monitor and an advanced mouse, plenty of gamers tend to overlook an important piece in a gamer’s station – gaming chairs. Nothing beats the extra comfort from sitting in a gaming chair while...

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Electrical Outlet Types You May Need To Know About

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

Electrical Outlet Types You May Need To Know About

Electrical outlet types have changed drastically over the years. Electricity is the present, powering everything in our home and has become what we rely on in our everyday life. It has become so important to us, that it holds lives in its hands.  So it’s important to always keep all electrical appliances and electrical outlets...

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A House With Sloped Facades Squeezed Between Cork Oak Trees

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

A House With Sloped Facades Squeezed Between Cork Oak Trees

Somewhere inCelorico de Basto, in Portugal there’s a beautiful area where cork oak trees grow naturally and create a beautiful panorama. Because of that, this became a protected piece of land. It was still possible to build out here as long as the trees and most of the land remained untouched. That’s exactly the plan...

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35 Of The Most Creative Staircase Designs

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on June 7, 2021

35 Of The Most Creative Staircase Designs

The staircase is an important architectural element in any home, hotel, resort, and anywhere else. Wherever there’s a staircase there’s also an impressive focal point in the design. Like in the case of any other design element, the staircase has evolved. It has become an expression of the designer’s creativity, both in terms of material...

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Top 20 Skylines Around the World

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on June 7, 2021

Top 20 Skylines Around the World

Ever wondered how Manhattan looks like when seen from above or how stunning Hong Kong is at night? These are just two of the most amazing cities around the world with the most mesmerizing skylines. So if you’re planning a trip or if you simply want to capture the beauty of some of the world’s...

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25 Spectacular Stairs and Staircase Designs

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on June 6, 2021

25 Spectacular Stairs and Staircase Designs

As we’ve mentioned on numerous occasions, the staircase, regardless of its design or style, is a very important element in a building’s architecture, structure, and design. The staircase has changed dramatically as time passed. Designers always try to come up with new ideas and influences. Sometimes they think out-of-the-box stair designs by using or combining...

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Amazing Landscape Ideas Around Trees

Posted in Outdoor | by Emily Medlock, on June 5, 2021

Amazing Landscape Ideas Around Trees

Having trees in your yard is one of the best things you can do for your landscape. If your yard is inspired by nature, as most yards are, then a tree is a necessity. The only thing better than a tree is multiple trees. So, we’re here to help you find inspiration with the trees...

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Work Smarter with the Best Paint Edging Tool

Posted in DIY Projects | by Candace Osmond, on June 4, 2021

Work Smarter with the Best Paint Edging Tool

Have you ever painted the walls only to end up smudging the ceiling and then becoming frustrated about removing that excess paint? A paint edging tool is designed to prevent that from happening by acting as a buffer between the paint roller and the ceiling itself. If you’re ready to renovate your home and want...

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How To Pick A Door Lock With Household Items

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on June 4, 2021

How To Pick A Door Lock With Household Items

Learning how to pick a door lock is something that is useful in the long run. Sometimes, your keys seem to disappear. Losing your keys can be as alarming as losing your phone, but it doesn’t have to be the end of the world. You can learn how to pick a door lock in one...

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Stylish Shower Wall Tile Ideas For The Modern Home

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

Stylish Shower Wall Tile Ideas For The Modern Home

Tiles are almost always the go-to choice of material for bathrooms and showers in particular. They’re practical, long-lasting, and easy to clean and they come in a wide variety of colors, patterns, textures, sizes, styles, and even materials. Tiled shower walls have never looked so beautiful, so let’s see how you too could take advantage...

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The Value Of A Sheetrock Wall

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on June 4, 2021

The Value Of A Sheetrock Wall

Sheetrock walls are the type of wall you will see more often than any other type of wall. While there are a lot of options for your floors, such as hardwood floors, the options for walls are not as broad.  But one of the most common types of walls, probably the most common, is sheetrock....

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A Minimalistic Apartment In Bologna With A Pure And Stylish Design

Posted in Apartments | by Simona Ganea, on June 4, 2021

A Minimalistic Apartment In Bologna With A Pure And Stylish Design

Situated in a new and eco-friendly part of Bologna, in Italy, this apartment is a stylish representation of what’s possible to create using a very simple palette of colors, finishes and materials. It was designed by the interior design studio of Francesco Meneghello and it features many inspiring little details throughout its interior. Starting with...

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Stay Cool This Summer with the A Portable Misting Fan

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on June 3, 2021

Stay Cool This Summer with the A Portable Misting Fan

Have you ever wanted to spend some time outdoors but felt that the heat was unbearable even when you were resting under the shade? Then you probably need a misting fan. Fulfilling pretty much the same tasks as a regular fan, but using a different method to cool you down, a portable misting fan might...

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Take Precise Wood Cutting Lines With A Scroll Saw

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on June 3, 2021

Take Precise Wood Cutting Lines With A Scroll Saw

Designed for intricate cuts, a scroll saw is a must-have if you’re into woodwork or you’re a fan of DIY projects that imply cutting wood. With a different construction compared to that of a regular saw, a scroll saw can be a very useful carpenter’s tool, especially if you love woodwork details. Today, we’re going...

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Add Style And Extra Storage to Your Home with a Mid-Century Cabinet

Posted in Furniture | by Candace Osmond, on June 3, 2021

Add Style And Extra Storage to Your Home with a Mid-Century Cabinet

One of the interior design styles that seems to keep sparking an interest in people is mid-century modern. Even if it’s almost a century old, elements from the mid-century day keep popping up in people’s homes, and there are a few good reasons why that happens. Today, we’re going to tell you more about why...

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Bathroom Vanity Sizes: Which Size Is Right For You?

Posted in Bathroom Vanities | by Emily Medlock, on June 3, 2021

Bathroom Vanity Sizes: Which Size Is Right For You?

Bathroom vanity sizes are affected by the size of the bathroom. But why are bathroom vanities important? Everyone in the house uses the bathroom every single day. So of course making it as pleasant as possible is ideal.  One thing you can do to create a great bathroom space is to get a good bathroom...

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How To Create A Fabulous Focal Point For Any Room With Hanging Bubble Chairs

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Candace Osmond, on June 3, 2021

How To Create A Fabulous Focal Point For Any Room With Hanging Bubble Chairs

Hanging Bubble chairs are probably one of the most comfortable seating options known to man. They offer that feeling of coziness and protection because of their half-circle enclosure, making you feel like that seat was tailored to your needs. But how many of you know about the history of the bubble chair, or what are...

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How To Increase Water Pressure In Your Home

Posted in Bathroom | by Emily Medlock, on June 3, 2021

How To Increase Water Pressure In Your Home

Increase the water pressure in your home and save money today. Low water pressure affects everything in the house that uses water, from the shower to the sink to the refrigerator. It can also affect the outdoor amenities, like the pool filter.  So with summer around the corner, it’s time to make sure that you...

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A Mysterious Wine Cellar Hidden Inside A Cave

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 3, 2021

A Mysterious Wine Cellar Hidden Inside A Cave

This small and mysterious opening into the hillside marks a really cool project that was completed in 2019 by the architects at studio Clayton Korte. This place nestled into the beautiful and rugged landscape of Johnson City near Austin, in Texas. It’s quite close to the owner’s ranch but also sufficiently far away to be...

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Green Velvet Chair? Yes, Please! How To Choose An Accent Chair

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Candace Osmond, on June 2, 2021

Green Velvet Chair? Yes, Please! How To Choose An Accent Chair

Aside from its unique feel, velvet has a very beautiful look. It catches the eye as soon as you walk into the room and combines a sense of luxury with a budget that doesn’t seem to be too over-the-top. In spite of its rich look, velvet can be quite a pretentious material, and today we...

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Ratcheting Screwdriver – The Must-Have in Your Home Tool Kit

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on June 2, 2021

Ratcheting Screwdriver – The Must-Have in Your Home Tool Kit

If you feel like you’ve already had pretty much every tool there is on the market in your tool but there’s still more that deserve a spot in there. Have you heard of ratcheting screwdrivers? If not, you are in for a treat today as we’ll be discussing all of them and its features. Even...

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Easy DIY Colored Pencil Organizer Made Out Of Cardboard

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

Easy DIY Colored Pencil Organizer Made Out Of Cardboard

It’s the little things in life that make experiences worth living and that add style and character to everything around us. Sure, you could just store a bunch of pencils in a cup but that wouldn’t really say a lot about your creativity and your style. An original colored pencil organizer like this one on...

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A Dusting Guide: Why Is My House So Dusty?

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on June 2, 2021

A Dusting Guide: Why Is My House So Dusty?

“Why is my house so dusty?” is a question I cannot stop asking myself. Because it seems no matter how often I dust and mop, there is still dust on surfaces the very next day. But I found out it doesn’t have to be that way. You can take a few steps to prevent dust...

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How To Become A Plumber The Right Way

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on June 2, 2021

How To Become A Plumber The Right Way

Becoming a plumber may not be what you dreamt of as a child. But it can be a profitable and fulfilling business. Because plumbers may be looked down upon in some areas, but their business can be quite lucrative.  In fact, most plumbers make twice what those who make the average salary make. So if...

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A Residential Complex In India Built In Perfect Harmony With Nature

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 2, 2021

A Residential Complex In India Built In Perfect Harmony With Nature

The idea of living in harmony with nature is making a comeback lately. We’re starting to rediscover our love for the open world and our appreciation for raw and untouched beauty. The Stone Lodges project is based on that very idea. It was developed by studio Earthitects and it’s located in India, in a fairly...

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Creating A Coastal Themed Decor With A Rattan Coffee Table

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on June 1, 2021

Creating A Coastal Themed Decor With A Rattan Coffee Table

Rattan is a material that’s often associated with outside furniture, especially since its synthetic version possesses so many qualities and properties that make it weather-resistant. But natural rattan is a great option for indoor furniture as well, especially if you’re looking to decorate a beach/coastal-themed room. For more info on choosing the best rattan coffee...

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Air Purifier VS Humidifier: What’s the Difference?

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Candace Osmond, on June 1, 2021

Air Purifier VS Humidifier: What’s the Difference?

There seem to be a lot of devices that help improve the quality of the air inside our home, which makes sense considering that pollution levels are now at an all-time high. Humidifiers and air purifiers are two such devices and, while they’re both aimed at improving air quality, they actually perform very different roles....

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Average Hardwood Flooring Cost In America

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on June 1, 2021

Average Hardwood Flooring Cost In America

Hardwood flooring cost is the main factor in choosing hardwood floors. You can’t get a nicer floor unless you’re willing to pay $10,000 on custom tile or marble. Otherwise, a hardwood floor is your best option. But calculating the cost of your hardwood flooring and if it’s a good deal can be difficult. That’s why...

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Have You Considered a Night light for Your Home?

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on June 1, 2021

Have You Considered a Night light for Your Home?

When people think of night lights, they actually think of it for children, due to some of their fears of the dark. But these days, it’s actually popular in every household, whether you have children or not. It can help light the way in the hallway, allow you to go to the bathroom without turning...

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Historic Toronto House Gets A Redesign And A Brand New Extension

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 1, 2021

Historic Toronto House Gets A Redesign And A Brand New Extension

Working on old or historic structures is always challenging but it’s also interesting to see the strategies that architects choose for such projects. Today we’re checking out a beautiful family house from the Bracondale Hill neighborhood in Toronto. It was originally built in 1925 and it’s a landmarked home that the owners wanted to expand...

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Everything You Need to Know About Rainwater Harvesting

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on May 31, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Rainwater Harvesting

If you are an avid gardener, you know all about preserving rainwater for your garden because the water is better than the city’s water. It’s great for the environment and it’s extremely easy to harvest and recycle for free (provided you have some kind of rain barrel). Also, there will be no worries about water...

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DIY Concrete Planter – How To Make And Decorate One From Scratch

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on May 31, 2021

DIY Concrete Planter – How To Make And Decorate One From Scratch

Believe it or not, crafting beautiful things out of concrete is actually super easy. Diving into the world of DIY concrete crafts and project ideas reveals a lot of interesting and creative ways in which we can take advantage of the versatility of this material. Today we’ll be focusing on DIY concrete planters and we’ll...

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Knowing How to Clean Granite Will Keep Countertops Looking Great for Years

Posted in How To Clean | by Vera Dordick, on May 31, 2021

Knowing How to Clean Granite Will Keep Countertops Looking Great for Years

Granite countertops are a major expense in a kitchen and you expect them to last quite a long time. To preserve your investment – and the beauty of this gorgeous stone – it quite literally pays to learn how to clean granite the right way. This is especially important for granite countertops because like other...

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Finding The Best Landscape Contractors

Posted in Outdoor | by Emily Medlock, on May 31, 2021

Finding The Best Landscape Contractors

A landscape contractor is a skilled artist who creates gorgeous landscapes customized to your desires. I don’t mean painting the exterior of your house either. What I mean is the curbside appeal that good landscaping brings. Not to mention, good landscaping can up the value of your home and bring you peace with your own...

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Modern Family Home With A Chic Mid-Century Modern Redesign

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 31, 2021

Modern Family Home With A Chic Mid-Century Modern Redesign

The renovation of this former triplex from Montreal, Canada is as inspiring as projects get. Completed in 2021 by studio Dupont Blouin Architects, this place got a complete makeover. The designers went with a very chic and stylish aesthetic inspired by the mid-century modern style. It’s a design that puts an emphasis on the palette...

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Top 25 Modern Stylish Tables

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on May 30, 2021

Top 25 Modern Stylish Tables

The coffee table is a must-have piece of furniture that makes the living room feel complete. It’s one of the basic pieces of furniture that we all integrate into our homes but this doesn’t mean that the coffee table has to be perceived as uninteresting. It is, in fact, a common focal point for the...

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How To Become A Real Estate Agent In Your State

Posted in Real Estate | by Emily Medlock, on May 29, 2021

How To Become A Real Estate Agent In Your State

Becoming a real estate agent can be one of the most lucrative businesses in the world, but it isn’t a sure thing. Because they work on commissions, some realtors become millionaires doing it while others barely get by. So you need to be bold to get started.  That said, it is generally a steady business...

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25 Geek Furniture Designs To Spruce Your Home Office

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on May 29, 2021

25 Geek Furniture Designs To Spruce Your Home Office

The term geek describes an odd or non-mainstream person and it has several different connotations, not all being positive. It’s usually employed to describe a computer expert or enthusiast but it may also refer to someone that’s truly invested in a hobby. They may be odd or strange but they need furniture too. Certain designers...

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Miter Saw VS Circular Saw: Which is Better?

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on May 28, 2021

Miter Saw VS Circular Saw: Which is Better?

Which one should I choose? Miter or circular saw? Is there a difference between the two? Those are actually really good questions to ask because sometimes it can be confusing which one you should get for your next project. If you do a lot of trimming, you’ll of course want to consider a miter saw....

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What Are The Best Furniture Stores Charlotte, NC

Posted in Buying Guides | by Emily Medlock, on May 28, 2021

What Are The Best Furniture Stores Charlotte, NC

Furniture stores in Charlotte, NC are amazing. Charlotte is a wonderful city known for its Civil War history and NASCAR Hall of Fame. Although there are many great tourist attractions, if you’re moving to Charlotte, that’s not what you need to know about. If you are moving to Charlotte, North Carolina, you need to know...

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Get the Best Grow Bags for Your Garden This Year

Posted in Gardening | by Candace Osmond, on May 28, 2021

Get the Best Grow Bags for Your Garden This Year

For those of you that don’t have any gardens, growing plants in a container seems like the only way to go. Wanting to plant your own produce is perfectly understandable, especially since it’s becoming increasingly more difficult to control what we eat if we keep buying everything from the supermarket. Some form of grow bags...

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Kips Bay Palm Beach Showhouse Has Loads of Inspiration for Your Home

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on May 28, 2021

Kips Bay Palm Beach Showhouse Has Loads of Inspiration for Your Home

Always lifted by great weather and plentiful sunshine, the mood in Palm Beach Florida got another boost when the Kips Bay Decorator Showhouse 2021 launched in April. After a 2020 that had few if any design events because of pandemic restrictions, this event pulled together more than just great design examples: It fostered hope and...

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35 Homey Elements To Include In A Rustic Décor

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on May 28, 2021

35 Homey Elements To Include In A Rustic Décor

Defined, rustic style is a design emphasis on rugged, natural beauty. It embraces nature-inspired textures, simple and earthy colors, and ultimately an unpretentious, organic warmth. While rustic style in its most traditional sense might appear heavy and dark today, a contemporary rustic style has emerged over the past few years that feels both fresh and...

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Roof Moss Removal: How To Remove Moss From Roof For Good

Posted in Outdoor | by Emily Medlock, on May 28, 2021

Roof Moss Removal: How To Remove Moss From Roof For Good

Roof moss removal is necessary even when overgrown moss on your roof makes your home feel like it is deep in a magical woodland forest. But in reality, moss is not a good thing when it is growing on your home, despite the magical feeling that comes along with it. Moss in your yard can...

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How To Make A White Kitchen Backsplash Stand Out Without Looking Boring

Posted in Kitchen | by Simona Ganea, on May 28, 2021

How To Make A White Kitchen Backsplash Stand Out Without Looking Boring

The color white has a very clean look which really suits spaces like the kitchen and the bathroom. There are lots of different ways in which white can be integrated into a room’s design and decor but a particularly stylish one has to do with backsplashes. A white kitchen backsplash gives this space a fresh...

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How To Create An Amazing Walkout Basement

Posted in DIY Projects | by Emily Medlock, on May 27, 2021

How To Create An Amazing Walkout Basement

Walkout basements, and other basements, are great for a lot of reasons. They offer extra space for storage, they offer a great storm shelter if built correctly, and they can even be transformed into something spectacular. One of those things is a walkout basement. A walkout basement isn’t always possible in a home, but if...

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How To Wire A Doorbell And Remove An Old One

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

How To Wire A Doorbell And Remove An Old One

How to wire a doorbell correctly isn’t something you are born knowing. Doorbells are still a popular way for guests to alert homeowners that they are at the door. Especially in larger homes when a knock just won’t do it. But how does one install a doorbell?  Installing a new doorbell isn’t all that easy,...

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Lounge Around in These Roomy Oversized Outdoor Patio Chairs

Posted in Outdoor | by Candace Osmond, on May 27, 2021

Lounge Around in These Roomy Oversized Outdoor Patio Chairs

Shopping for oversized outdoor chairs should never be a chore, because we all love to own nice things and like to take pride in how we’ve decorated outdoor space. When you’re looking for an oversized outdoor chair, you need to consider the common principles that are applied to choosing just about any piece of outdoor...

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Create The Perfect Cactus Landscape With These Gorgeous Cacti

Posted in Outdoor | by Emily Medlock, on May 27, 2021

Create The Perfect Cactus Landscape With These Gorgeous Cacti

A cactus landscape can be just as beautiful as any other type of landscape. Yet it is often seen as dry and uninteresting. But that really shouldn’t be, cacti can be wonderful plants if you give them a chance. For one, they are one of the most beautiful and hearty plants for a desert landscape....

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20 Recycling Light Designs

Posted in Best Of | by Stefan Gheorghe, on May 27, 2021

20 Recycling Light Designs

When it comes time to choose a light design, there are a lot of sources to find a good one. More than ever, you have a choice when it comes to light fixtures, lamps, and even canned or recessed lighting when planning out the interior design of your home. There are tons of ideas that...

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How to decorate a bedroom with black walls

Posted in Bedroom | by Simona Ganea, on May 27, 2021

How to decorate a bedroom with black walls

Black is not a very common color to be found in most interior decors, especially when it comes to wall colors and especially in bedrooms. But, even so, black can be a very beautiful and bold accent color. There are lots of ways in which you can use black bedroom walls in the décor and...

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20 Stylish and Unique Tray Ceilings For Any Room

Posted in Interiors | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on May 27, 2021

20 Stylish and Unique Tray Ceilings For Any Room

Tray ceilings add depth and style to a room in a surprising and freeing way. We’re so used to ceilings that are simply functional rather than adding style that we forget this area of a room can have detail and design-worth just as much as the colors or furniture inside. We’re sharing 20 stylish and...

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Pit Boss Wood Pellet Grills to Make Your Grilling Experience Better

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on May 26, 2021

Pit Boss Wood Pellet Grills to Make Your Grilling Experience Better

Summer is just right around the corner and all we can think of is BBQ food. Wood pellet grills can give amazing flavor to any food, from meats to vegetables. In this guide, we’ll be specifically focusing on Pit Boss, because they have some of the best wood pellet grills on the market. Even if...

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21 Party Ideas You Can Steal From Weddings

Posted in Interiors | by Simona Ganea, on May 26, 2021

21 Party Ideas You Can Steal From Weddings

Weddings are just big and elaborate parties and some are not even that big in fact. They all do, however, require a good amount of planning and attention to details and that means there are some great ideas you can steam from weddings if you’re throwing a party. For example, you can borrow the idea...

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How To Decorate With Brown – 10 Simple And Inspiring Ideas

Posted in Interiors | by Simona Ganea, on May 26, 2021

How To Decorate With Brown – 10 Simple And Inspiring Ideas

Brown is a color that we’re very familiar with. It’s the color of the earth and of the tree trunks and we associate it with warmth and comfort. Basically every home has shades of brown in its interior design, whether it’s a faint ivory on the walls, dark brown on the floors or beige on...

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20 Modern Wall Planters That Would Look Great In Your Home Or Office

Posted in Interiors | by Simona Ganea, on May 26, 2021

20 Modern Wall Planters That Would Look Great In Your Home Or Office

Whether you like cacti or flowering plants, small succulents or large, lush plants, the idea behind your interior decor strategy is the same: a desire to make nature a part of your home and to bring freshness and color into the room. One problem remains: finding a suitable way to store and display the greenery....

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Save Your Back When You Read: Get a Backrest Pillow

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on May 26, 2021

Save Your Back When You Read: Get a Backrest Pillow

Pillows aren’t just for sleeping, and when you’re looking to sit in a comfortable position that allows your back to rest on something comfy and supportive, a backrest pillow is pretty tough to beat. Today, we’re shifting our focus to help you find the best backrest pillow for bed sitting, but not before talking about...

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How To Use A Shiplap Kitchen Backsplash

Posted in Kitchen | by Emily Medlock, on May 26, 2021

How To Use A Shiplap Kitchen Backsplash

A shiplap kitchen backsplash is something you need to learn about soon. After all, the kitchen is the most popular room to remodel, according to the National Association of Homebuilders. So, chances are, if you remodel a room, it will be the kitchen.  One easy thing you can do to your kitchen is to add...

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Sweet Bedroom Color Schemes For Your Next DIY Project

Posted in Bedroom | by Stefan Gheorghe, on May 26, 2021

Sweet Bedroom Color Schemes For Your Next DIY Project

Bedroom color schemes impact living spaces more than anything else. When applying a neutral color scheme to your bedroom walls or guest bedroom, use the color wheel. You may want to include an accent color to go with your favorite color, which is common. If you can’t decide what colors to use for your bedroom,...

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Keep Your Plants Hydrated With These Humidifiers for Plants

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on May 26, 2021

Keep Your Plants Hydrated With These Humidifiers for Plants

Do you have indoor plants? Indoor plants are known to make people happy. They help improve our health and even the air as well. Like everyone else, you probably water on a regular basis thinking it’s all the water they need. But do you know that a humidifier, especially specifically for plants, can help maintain...

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A Beautiful Waterfront Retreat Built In The Perfect Spot

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 26, 2021

A Beautiful Waterfront Retreat Built In The Perfect Spot

Mimicry is the highest form of flattery and that can be interpreted in a variety of different ways. Take this beautiful hillside retreat from Bainbridge Island for instance. In the past this waterfront property used to be occupied by a mid-century house and a cabin which were just a few feet apart from each other....

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Best House Front Design Ideas For Your Curb Appeal

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on May 26, 2021

Best House Front Design Ideas For Your Curb Appeal

House front designs are just as important as the interior of your house, so designing the exterior of your house is crucial. This is for a few reasons. For one, the exterior of your house is the first thing people will notice about your home. But also, when you drive home every day, you want...

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Beautiful DIY Planter Box Ideas That Anyone Can Build

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

Beautiful DIY Planter Box Ideas That Anyone Can Build

Aren’t plants just amazing? Most species are very easy to grow and offer a multitude of advantages. They look fresh and beautiful, they purify the air and some can even be consumed. There are a lot of cool ways to display and to care for your plants. Having a garden can be pretty awesome but...

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How To Properly Use Mineral Oil For Wood

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on May 25, 2021

How To Properly Use Mineral Oil For Wood

Mineral oil for wood is one of the most useful things that mineral oil can be used for in your home. But there are many different types of mineral oil. Some are for cooking, some for therapeutic reasons, and other oils are used for making wooded shine. Mineral oil is one of those types of...

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Pit Boss VS Traeger: Which Grill is  the Best?

Posted in Buying Guides | by Candace Osmond, on May 25, 2021

Pit Boss VS Traeger: Which Grill is the Best?

Traeger and Pit Boss are two grill manufacturers with plenty of experience in the field and interesting backgrounds to consider. Traeger’s founder created the first pellet grill back in 1985. Today, it is one of the largest pellet grill manufacturers and sells millions of dollars-worth of grills each year. Pit Boss was one of Traeger’s...

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What Are Landscape Berms And How Do I Get One?

Posted in Outdoor | by Emily Medlock, on May 25, 2021

What Are Landscape Berms And How Do I Get One?

Landscape berms may be just what you need to spice up your backyard. Landscape berms can become your entire yard or they can be added in small areas. It’s all up to the designer, you.  While landscape berms aren’t for everyone, most people can create a dream yard with landscape berms. But in order to...

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Best Plants That Suit Your Bathroom – Fresh Decor Ideas

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

Best Plants That Suit Your Bathroom – Fresh Decor Ideas

We put plants in our living rooms and bedrooms, even in the kitchen so, when you think about it, there’s no reason to not include the bathroom in this list too. In fact, there are lots of plants that do well in the bathroom than in other areas of your home because they need the...

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How To Efficiently Arrange The Furniture In A Small Living room

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan Gheorghe, on May 25, 2021

How To Efficiently Arrange The Furniture In A Small Living room

So you’ve moved into a place that has a small living room. It’s not the end of the world. In fact, some say that a smaller living room will feel a lot more inviting and comfortable than a larger one so, you see, you might actually be lucky. But you still have to deal with...

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How To Use A Calm Wallpaper To Create A Serene and Relaxing Room Decor

Posted in Interiors | by Simona Ganea, on May 25, 2021

How To Use A Calm Wallpaper To Create A Serene and Relaxing Room Decor

Wallpaper is wonderful because of the immense number of designs and patterns that we can choose from. It’s probably safe to say with wallpaper you can create any sort of decor. But let’s talk specifics. There’s plenty of designs out there that are super colorful and fun and busy which is cool if you want...

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Small Trees For Landscaping: Best Dwarf Trees

Posted in Outdoor | by Emily Medlock, on May 25, 2021

Small Trees For Landscaping: Best Dwarf Trees

Small trees for landscaping are something you can add if you want to create an amazing landscape in your yard. But knowing which dwarf trees to add can be difficult. Fast-growing shade trees are a favorite but that doesn’t take size into consideration.  So instead, you need to look at small trees for landscaping and...

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40 Stylish ways of displaying your family photos

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

40 Stylish ways of displaying your family photos

We all have family photos that we love. These usually constitute very personal decorations that can be displayed throughout the house. They make your home feel cozier and they give it character. Let’s take a look at some photo wall ideas for creative ways of taking advantage of these beautiful items. 40 Creative Ideas for...

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20 Ways to Create a French Country Kitchen

Posted in Kitchen | by Brittney Smart, on May 25, 2021

20 Ways to Create a French Country Kitchen

If you love style that is warm, comfortable, and beautiful all at the same time, you’re likely a fan of French country designs. A French country kitchen is no different – in a place that has historically been the working-horse of the home, the kitchen designed in a French country style evokes a familiar, friendly...

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An Eclectic Farmhouse On A Charming Australian Island

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 25, 2021

An Eclectic Farmhouse On A Charming Australian Island

This beautiful and also eclectic-looking structure is located on Bruny Island in Australia. It’s part of a peaceful rural area with lovely weathered sheds and farmhouses as its neighbors. Based on the context, studio FMD Architects chose a blend of styles, a combination of contemporary and farmhouse influences in order to give this house an...

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If You Need More Power Then Consider a 15000 Watt Generator

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on May 24, 2021

If You Need More Power Then Consider a 15000 Watt Generator

If you’re in construction or just live way off the grid, say in the mountains, you’d probably consider generators as there’s usually no power source that comes easily. If you have an RV or need to power multiple appliances, you’ll definitely be looking at generators that have enough power to do so. Today, we will...

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What Is The Average Towel Bar Height?

Posted in Bathroom | by Emily Medlock, on May 24, 2021

What Is The Average Towel Bar Height?

Making your bathroom all that it can be is on every homeowner’s dream list. But sometimes, it’s hard to take that vision in your head and turn it into something real. After all, our visions have all the details, but it’s hard to describe them. So when you see that perfectly placed towel bar, you...

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Fireproof Insulation Vs. Fire Resistant Insulation: Does “Fireproof” Exist?

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Emily Medlock, on May 24, 2021

Fireproof Insulation Vs. Fire Resistant Insulation: Does “Fireproof” Exist?

Fireproof insulation may sound like a myth, but you may be able to get it in your home today. The insulation in your home should be able to keep houses energy-efficient and help stop the spread of fire should one get started in the house. Fireproof insulation is crucial for a safe house. Today, most...

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How To Make A Small Decorative Shelf Out Of Popsicle Sticks

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on May 24, 2021

How To Make A Small Decorative Shelf Out Of Popsicle Sticks

If you’ve never done any popsicle sticks crafts, well, you’re missing out. They’re a lot of fun to do and most are also pretty simple. It’s also surprising how many useful things you can actually make out of popsicle sticks, like this little DIY shelf for example. Isn’t it adorable? It would look lovely in...

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A House Among The Tree Tops That Brings Old Memories To Life

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 24, 2021

A House Among The Tree Tops That Brings Old Memories To Life

Built in the same spot where the owner’s childhood family home once stood, this house from Yucatan, Mexico has a really special way of interacting with nature and in particular with the beautiful old trees that have been growing on the site for decades. The project was entitled Life on the tree and was completed...

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100 Beautiful Bedrooms And Their Dreamy Interior Decors

Posted in Bedroom | by Simona Ganea, on May 24, 2021

100 Beautiful Bedrooms And Their Dreamy Interior Decors

Beauty is indefinable. It depends on too many aspects to be able to establish a set of specific rules or features which could be applied in particular cases. For instance, there are beautiful bedrooms all over the planet but no two are exactly the same. Each time the beauty of the space comes from a...

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All You Need To Know About DIY Fence Projects

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on May 23, 2021

All You Need To Know About DIY Fence Projects

Have you ever built a fence? That’s a rather odd question, isn’t it? Not all properties have fences and not all fences serve the same purpose or have the same structure or design. But what do you do when you need a fence, anyway? Who do you call and how much does it cost anyway?...

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Don’t Get Left in the Dark: Get a Propane Generator

Posted in Buying Guides | by Corey Majeau, on May 21, 2021

Don’t Get Left in the Dark: Get a Propane Generator

Do you live in an area where the power goes out on a regular basis? Then you’ll probably want to consider a propane generator. Even if you are camping, you’ll want some kind of electricity (if you are not roughing it) so it’s important to know what to look for in propane generators. Generally, you’ll...

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10 Wayfair Bookshelf Ideas to Organize Your Dream Home Library

Posted in Bookshelves | by Candace Osmond, on May 21, 2021

10 Wayfair Bookshelf Ideas to Organize Your Dream Home Library

Most of the time, when someone wants to purchase some random product online, the first website they turn to is Amazon. That’s perfectly understandable, especially since Amazon is the number one online retailer in the world because of its impressive product pool. However, there are other good websites that you can turn to when you’re...

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Skip the Hassle and Get a Quick Connect Garden Hose

Posted in Gardening | by Candace Osmond, on May 21, 2021

Skip the Hassle and Get a Quick Connect Garden Hose

Gardening can be stressful for some, yet really enjoyable for others. The same thing goes for watering the lawn. You sometimes have to do it in the middle of the day, when the sun is unbearable and you’d rather be inside, cooling off with a glass of cold lemonade. However, watering your lawn and plants...

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Cute DIY Cabinet Knobs Made From Concrete

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on May 21, 2021

Cute DIY Cabinet Knobs Made From Concrete

Struggling to find a cute-looking set of knobs for your vanity or your dresser? Why not just make your own? Sure, there’s plenty of different designs out there that you could choose from but none would actually be as special and those made with your own hands from scratch. Also, making cabinet knobs from concrete...

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How Much Gravel Do I Need For My Project?

Posted in Outdoor | by Emily Medlock, on May 21, 2021

How Much Gravel Do I Need For My Project?

How much gravel you need for your project depends on the project of course. Because gravel is relatively inexpensive and can be used for a variety of projects, it is popular. Though for large projects, concrete is cheaper, for small projects, gravel will do. If you have the money for gravel, then it can be...

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Top 19 Accent Chairs That Blend Looks With Comfort

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Simona Ganea, on May 21, 2021

Top 19 Accent Chairs That Blend Looks With Comfort

Chairs….we know a lot about them since they’re basically in every home but there’s always so much t be surprised by when it comes to their designs or even the types of chairs that one can choose from. Today we want to talk about that one chair that’s special, that stands out from all the...

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22 Wall Decor Ideas to Take to The Office

Posted in Office Design Ideas | by Casey Watkins, on May 21, 2021

22 Wall Decor Ideas to Take to The Office

The office decor is a rough topic for almost all office workers. When you spend most of your waking hours in this room, you want it to be a place that’s inspiring and beautiful. However, when it’s not your home office, there is a limit to what decor you can use. It’s too easy to...

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16 Stair Handrail Ideas With Glamorous Designs

Posted in Interiors | by Simona Ganea, on May 21, 2021

16 Stair Handrail Ideas With Glamorous Designs

Staircases are awesome focal points and important interior design features which have a big impact on the overall decor and ambiance of a home or building. At the same time, they’re permanent features which means once a staircase is installed it’s there to stay. You can still give it makeovers every once in a while...

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20 Glamorous Ways To Make A Foyer Pop

Posted in Interiors | by Simona Ganea, on May 21, 2021

20 Glamorous Ways To Make A Foyer Pop

The foyer is by definition an entrance hall in a public building such as a hotel or a theater but the term is often used to describe residential entrance halls as well. In this case, you might wonder what the difference is between a foyer and an entryway. Well, there might be a difference in...

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20 Ideas For The Most Organized Kids Closet

Posted in Kids | by Casey Watkins, on May 21, 2021

20 Ideas For The Most Organized Kids Closet

When your family contains children, organizing your home could be a full-time job. They don’t tell you how many things come along with the addition of kids to your home but you soon find out. You start with all the baby paraphernalia like diapers and blankets and pacifiers. This morphs into board books and light-up...

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