4 Lush Tips to Bring the Beach Indoors and Keep the Look Year-Round

Posted on August 4th, 2014 by

Whether you’ve just returned from a beach vacation or are looking forward to one, you might have the itch to bring the beach indoors and keep the look year-round. And you can do it – with or without reaching for the traditional favorite of sea shells – by integrating a few ideas into your décor.


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3 Lessons You Can Apply to Your Home Decor From Innovative Retail Design

Posted on July 29th, 2014 by

Did you ever wonder why some retail stores feature large floor tiles while others are cloaked in carpet? Or why one store is bathed in lighting that’s bright and focused while another store is so dark and moody that you practically need to carry a small flashlight to read the price tags? Design elements go a long way toward conveying a store’s brand and image, and you can bet that an interior designer with a trained eye worked hard behind the scenes to ensure that the details were symmetrical and consistent. Innovative design is worth learning from, no matter what the venue. You …
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How to Properly Prepare Your Home for an Empty Nest

Posted on July 23rd, 2014 by
Properly Prepare Your Home

It’s the one rite of passage that can be as difficult on the child as the parent—the “empty nest,” when a child leaves home ( usually for college or an out-of-state job) and the nest they once shared is suddenly and forever changed.


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