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Jul 14, 2018 12:01 pm
The 6 Steps of Choosing the Right Paint Color
With so many paint options now on the market, it makes sense that picking your colors can be a daunting process. Do you keep things classic with crisp white or elevate your home's vintage vibe with...
Jul 12, 2018 1:00 pm
Instagram Showcasing the Worst Interior Designs Will Make You Thankful You Don't Have Stairs Made of Hair
As a nation, we are obsessed with all things property renovation, with new home improvement shows gracing our television screens year after year. We're used to seeing perfectly-styled homes, so it...
Jul 5, 2018 5:00 pm
9 Easy Ways to Use Less Plastic at Home
Humans are basically addicted to plastics. The average person knows that plastic is overused and wasteful, yet they just have to get that bottle of water, a coffee to go, or a bag for their...
Jul 1, 2018 4:00 pm
29 Best Amazon Prime Day Home Deals That’ll Make Your Summer
While summer is the time of the year saved for fun in the sun and family, it's also a great time for home sales. From Fourth of July to Labor Day, finding great deals on anything and everything is...
Jun 29, 2018 1:00 pm
9 Best Wet/Dry Vacuums Under $100
Clean your home, garage, and car without busting your budget by picking up the best wet/dry vac under $100. You may think a vacuum that sucks up debris and liquids is a pricey buy, but it doesn't...
Jun 29, 2018 12:00 pm
You Could Be Washing Your Jeans Way Too Often — And Your Hand Towels Not Enough
Laundry is one of those chores you tend to either love or loathe. While the smell of fresh laundry is as comforting as freshly-baked bread and just-cut grass, the idea of spending hours washing and...
Jun 28, 2018 5:00 pm
23 Amazon Prime Day Appliance Deals You Can't Miss This Year
The biggest online shopping event of the season is here, Amazon's Prime Day. With millions of items at deeply discounted prices, there's only one place to begin — with the best Prime Day appliance...
Jun 16, 2018 12:00 pm
Whether You Should Renovate or Rebuild Your Home, According to an Expert
The house is getting too small, but you love the area — so what are your choices? It's a common question families must deal with: What do you do when you outgrow your home? If you choose to move,...
Jun 14, 2018 9:00 am
How to Make Cutting Pineapples as Easy-Breezy as a Walk on the Beach
If how to cut a pineapple has you completely stumped, you’re not alone. This tropical delicacy is a crowd-pleaser, but its prickly skin and tough core has the potential to challenge everyone’s...
Jun 11, 2018 9:00 am
4 Ways You're Killing Your Plants — And How to Fix It
Even those with the greenest of thumbs can wind up with a dying plant on their hands. In fact, it's not uncommon for plants to die from being cared for too much. Excessive watering, too much...
Jun 10, 2018 10:00 am
5 Pro Tips for Sprucing Up Your Home, According to an Interior Designer
Whether I'm styling for a photo shoot or for a client, there are some simple design rules I use. These work for almost every space and every client's needs, no matter what the style, size, or...
Jun 8, 2018 2:00 pm
4 Simple Steps to Getting the Organized Garage of Your Dreams
Ah, the garage — it's easy to view the space as a dumping ground. Rarely seen by guests, it's a place where odds and ends are left when they have nowhere else to go, and where tools and gardening...
Jun 1, 2018 9:00 am
Dust Might Be Killing Your House Plants — But Here's How You Can Save Them
Keeping your indoor plants alive involves much more than simply watering them when you remember. Sunlight requirements need to be met, the temperature needs to be just right, and the potting mix...
May 28, 2018 9:00 am
Affordable, Adorable Home Decor to Spruce up Any Room in the House
Looking for a little home decor that's cute and cheap? If you want something to breathe new life into a room but you're not ready to break the bank, we've got your back. We've found some of the...
May 27, 2018 3:00 pm
Tips for Painting a Brick Wall Exterior That Will Update Your Home's Curb Appeal
Updating the exterior of your home is a surefire way to up your curb appeal and increase the value of your property, but at what cost? In the end, it can prove to be an expensive exercise that may...
May 26, 2018 3:00 pm
The Best Herbs to Grow Indoors to Give Your Kitchen a Little Green
It's the season of green. With fresh plants and flowers springing up everywhere, the summertime is the perfect time to explore your green thumb and your hungry stomach. Add a little green to your...
May 24, 2018 9:00 am
6 Indoor Plants That Are the Best for Your Bedroom
In our opinion, a room is not complete without at least one indoor plant sitting pretty somewhere. Finding the perfect indoor plants for your home will depend largely on the room they are going in...
May 22, 2018 3:00 pm
6 Tall Plants That Will Liven Up Your Indoors
We all have that one space in our home that's hard to style — a blank wall, an empty corner, that awkward spot under the stairs — a sad spot that brings the rest of your beautiful home down. But...
May 21, 2018 1:00 pm
How to Clean Your Mattress in Three Painless Steps
There are no magic tricks when it comes to knowing how to clean a mattress. All you need are a few key ingredients (which you’re likely to have in your cupboard at home), elbow grease, and...
May 21, 2018 10:00 am
24 Best Memorial Day Appliance Sales You Won't Be Able to Pass Up
With Memorial Day right around the corner, that means the best Memorial Day appliance sales are finally within our reach. Whether you're looking for a power washer to get your deck barbeque ready...
May 20, 2018 10:00 am
5 Best Smart Sprinkler Controllers for Your Home
Get a healthy, beautiful lawn and reduce outdoor water waste by using the best smart sprinkler controller system for your home. A smart sprinkler controller tailors watering schedules and run times...
May 17, 2018 4:00 pm
Where to Save and Splurge in Your Home Renovation
When renovating your home, there is always a tension between splurging on statement pieces and saving money by cutting back on items that won't be the center of attention. It's the hidden heroes...
May 15, 2018 8:00 am
15 Sneaky Causes of Clutter You Can Conquer This Spring
Can clutter actually lead to unhappiness? It seems like a dramatic statement, but there is definite truth to these words. According to one psychologist, the “clutter effect” is very real, and it...
May 14, 2018 3:46 pm
The Best Place to Store Medicine Is Not the Bathroom Cabinet
Do you face an avalanche of orange bottles every time you open your bathroom cabinet? Then you need an Rx for how to organize medicine. Keeping your medications, vitamins, and creams in a...
May 14, 2018 7:00 am
14 Things a True Minimalist Would Never Have at Home
Minimalism might be one of the most popular interior design trends at the moment, but it's also one of the most difficult to achieve. Relying on simplicity and essentially outlawing the presence of...
May 13, 2018 9:00 am
6 Simple Steps to Make Your Small Bedroom Look Bigger
No matter its size, the bedroom should be a place to retreat at the end of a busy day — a sanctuary for you to relax and unwind in whether awake or asleep. Unarguably one of the most personal...
May 12, 2018 1:00 pm
The Perfect Indoor Plant to Match Your Home Decor Style
Indoor plants are currently on the top of the list of interior design trends. In recent years, their popularity has skyrocketed, with the most sought-after plants being monstera delicosa — or...
May 11, 2018 5:00 pm
5 Tips for Throwing a Great Summer Barbecue
When life is busy and schedules are jammed, it’s all too easy to decide you can’t possibly have people over for a meal. But, it can be easier than you think, especially when you get everyone...
May 4, 2018 8:00 am
Transform Your Space by Adding a Pop of Color to Every Room
If you're looking to breathe a little bit of new life into your house, the easiest way to spice up your home decor in every room is by adding a simple pop of color. We know, we know, there's...
May 3, 2018 8:00 am
The Prettiest Landscaping Trends of 2018
With the summer fast approaching, it's time to get outdoors and start thinking about what changes you might want to make to your landscape. Just like interiors, some outdoor trends have had their...