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3 Accent Colors for Your Home Interior

Home décor can be tricky, especially when it comes to color. If you’re not artistically inclined, and if you can’t afford a pricey designer, you may be hesitant to experiment with accent color. But the good news is, you don’t have to reupholster your leather couch or disassemble furniture to make a change. You can play with color relatively inexpensively, and the rules aren’t really that hard. You can almost always pull off an attractive effect if you use one of three basic accent colors: red, blue, or yellow. These are primary colors – the colors from which almost all others are derived. No matter what main colors you’re using, some value of red, blue, or yellow is sure to complement them. …

5 Ideas for Incorporating Industrial Home Design

Industrial design has many features that make it attractive for home décor, and good news – you don’t have to own a trendy loft apartment downtown to pull off this look. Industrial pieces are spare, modern-looking, low-maintenance and sturdy. They blend readily with many other types of décor, and you can add this look to your home fairly inexpensively. But if you’re more concerned with effect than cost, industrial also is a great décor for showcasing innovative custom furniture that borders on modern art. Here are five ideas for incorporating industrial home design. …

5 Ideas for Decorating Your Basement

If you have a basement that’s essentially a waste of space, why not turn it into something that will enhance your enjoyment of your home – and possibly, the value of the house? A basement renovation/makeover can turn a ‘storage unit’ basement into something really special. And since the basement is often one of the only rooms in the house to have a separate entrance, it’s perfect for a fun hideaway, in-law suite, or party room for entertaining. But before you call for sofa delivery, take a look at these five fab ideas for decorating your basement. Get the most enjoyment possible from your house! …

Giving Your Home A Retro Theme

If you grew up watching the classic TV shows of the ‘50s and ‘60s (and who hasn’t?), you no doubt admired the clean, sleek style of the characters’ mid-century modern homes. …

How to Be Organized When Moving into a New Home

Being organized when you move, helps avoid frustration. Packing up your entire life to relocate can be emotional, and you may feel overwhelmed by having to get all of your items put together in a logical fashion before the moving truck pulls up to your house. Fortunately, organization can help to cut down the chaos, and by following a few tips, you can enjoy a successful and organized move. …

Feng Shui Your Living Room

Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese art that believes that the balance of energies within a space can assure good fortune and health for the people that inhabit it. Many people utilize Feng Shui in order to decorate their homes, specifically their living rooms. If you are looking to improve the energy in your home, a few simple steps can help you to Feng Shui your living room.  …

Safety Tips For Moving During Cold Weather

No one likes to move when the weather is cold and icy, but sometimes you just don’t have a choice. If you’re up against an imminent move, and the weather outside is cold or even icy, there are some precautions you can take to ensure the safest move possible. …

Creating Your Home Theater

If your family enjoys watching TV shows and movies together, a home theater may be a great addition and investment to your space. …