Rug Weaves and Materials Reference

Twists and Textiles: What you Need to Know before you Buy an Area Rug

Rug MaterialsWhen it comes to choosing the right area rug for your home or office, there’s a lot to consider. What’s the best material for the location where it will make its new home? What kind of weave will hold up best? Should you get hand tufted or flat weaved? Machine made? Synthetic or natural? Confused yet? Thought so.

Read moreRug Weaves and Materials Reference

What Remodelers don’t Want you to Know – How to Update your Kitchen’s Look without a Contractor

A kitchen remodel is perhaps one of the biggest undertakings a homeowner will ever experience. Between new counter tops, appliances, cabinetry, fixtures, and flooring, the price tag attached to that remodel can sometimes become astronomical.

Read moreWhat Remodelers don’t Want you to Know – How to Update your Kitchen’s Look without a Contractor

Give your Baby the Happiest Nursery on the Block with these Simple Ideas

Having a baby is one of the most exciting and life-altering experiences a person can go through. But for a homeowner, it presents a whole new set of challenges. Some parents-to-be know precisely what they want their nursery to look like and tackle nesting with the efficiency and style of pros. Others, like the majority of us, don’t have a clue where to begin.

Read moreGive your Baby the Happiest Nursery on the Block with these Simple Ideas

How to Freshen Up Your Kitchen with Country Area Rugs

Country area rugs used in kitchen
Brighten up your kitchen with some country flair!

Although you probably keep your home very clean, the chances are good that your kitchen is the cleanest room in your home – for obvious reasons. However, the design of some kitchens, including the colors that have been used, can give the kitchen a less clean or less fresh feeling. This can even have an effect on the taste of the food that is served in that kitchen.

Read moreHow to Freshen Up Your Kitchen with Country Area Rugs

Three Things to Consider Before Purchasing an Area Rug

If you’re in the market for new area rugs for your home, there’s a lot to consider. It seems simple to just go out and buy some, but you may come home perplexed without having purchased anything. With so many styles, colors, and sizes to choose from, picking the one that’s right for your home may feel a little overwhelming.

Read moreThree Things to Consider Before Purchasing an Area Rug

Find the Right Bedroom for your Personality

Personality Type for Room DecorWhat’s your bedroom personality?

In the mood to redesign your bedroom? Don’t know where to start? Why not start with yourself. Forget trends and what that TV channel that’s all about “design” says you should do. Ask yourself what you want.

What sort of style would your personality choose if it could? Here are a few ways to find out.

Read moreFind the Right Bedroom for your Personality

Style in Contrast: How to Pull off a Black and White Themed Room

What does black and white make you think of? Zebras? Crossword puzzles? Referees? Piano keys? Maybe even a chess board?

If it makes you think of a great design plan for any room in your home, then you’ve come to the right place. Just like the film in an old movie, black and white is a classic home décor scheme that’s guaranteed not to look dated and doesn’t take a design pro to do right. You just need a little imagination and a willingness to walk on the wild side.

Read moreStyle in Contrast: How to Pull off a Black and White Themed Room