With all the research of the effects of global warming caused by the harmful chemicals we use and the exhaustion of natural resources as a result of all the energy production and other activities, it is evident that there is a need for more green living in order for us in order to safeguard the […]
Imagine how boring the world would be if it were just in black-and-white tones? Or sepia tones like eons ago? How blessed we are to be able to spin the color wheel to create the most-beautiful or thought-provoking hues in our homes.
The safest bet for creating a smooth transition, color wise, as you wend your way from the front vestibule to the powder room, is to be sure to pick a neutral paint color. The beauty of a neutral color is that it makes the rooms all meld together. It is also easier to make the […]
In the Winter time while you hunker down in the house in an easy chair perusing back issues of “House Beautiful” or scoping out home improvement sites on your laptop, there are bound to be home remodeling questions. That’s why home shows are so popular as you can get up close and personal with the […]
Looking to change up a room just a little without a headache? Why not consider a fresh coat of paint for that room? It’s always fun to try new colors for your interior walls and the cost of a can of paint versus any other type of renovation, including buying new furnishings and accessories, is […]
What is your favorite go-to spot in your house? Is it a room that is always buzzing with activity, or a room where you can just relax? I’ll bet it is a room where you can go to just unwind at the end of the day. The living room might be that go-to spot, for […]
Well, pat yourself on the back – you survived the economic downturn and socked away savings for a rainy day by penny-pinching the last few years. Your frugality came with a price however … like back-to-back “staycations”. But now that the economy is humming along, it is time to part with some of that hard-earned […]