Found 20 blog entries tagged as home decor.

Color is a powerful tool in home decor, allowing homeowners to express their personality and culture through vibrant walls. However, when it comes time to sell your home, it's crucial to set aside personal preferences and focus on what will enhance your property's overall aesthetic and appeal to potential buyers. As experienced real estate professionals, we understand the importance of making a positive first impression. In this blog post, we'll share valuable tips to help you make informed decisions about painting your home, ensuring it stands out in the competitive market and potentially increases your return on investment. So, let's dive in and discover the art of using color strategically!

Reconsider Bright Colors: Embrace the Neutral Palette

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Welcome to the world of homeownership! As you settle into your new abode, it's time to add your personal touch and make it truly yours. One essential element of home decor that often goes unnoticed but plays a crucial role is blinds. Not only do they provide privacy and control over natural light, but blinds also have the power to elevate the aesthetic of any room. In this guide, we'll explore how to choose the ideal blinds for your home while keeping your style and functional needs in mind.

Assess Your Needs

Before embarking on your blinds-buying adventure, take a moment to consider your specific requirements. Ask yourself these questions:

  • How much privacy do you desire in each room?
  • Do you want to allow natural light to filter through…

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Spring is finally here, and it's the perfect time to freshen up your home after a long winter. Whether you're looking to update your decor or tackle some outdoor projects, there are plenty of ways to embrace the new season. Here are some spring essentials for homeowners to consider:

Add pops of color to your decor

One of the easiest ways to bring spring into your home is by adding bright pops of color to your decor. Swap out dark throw pillows and blankets for lighter, brighter options in pastels or bold hues. You can also add fresh flowers or plants to your space for a natural touch.

Deep clean your home

Spring cleaning is a tradition for a reason - it's a great way to freshen up your home and get rid of clutter. Start by deep…

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Looking to update your home on a budget? You're in luck because we've got some fun ideas to spruce up your space without breaking the bank!

Paint a Room

Painting is one of the easiest and most affordable ways to give a room a fresh new look. Choose a color that complements your existing furniture and décor, or go bold with a pop of color that adds personality and flair to your space. Don't forget to use drop cloths and painter's tape to protect your floors and trim.

Upcycle Furniture

Instead of buying new furniture, consider upcycling what you already have. Sand down an old wooden dresser and paint it a fun color, or reupholster a tired old chair with a bold patterned fabric. With a little creativity and elbow grease, you can transform…

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Home improvement projects can be a great way to add value to your home, increase your comfort, and make your living space more functional. However, many people assume that home improvement projects require a significant investment of time and money. While some projects can certainly be expensive, there are plenty of options for those on a tight budget. Here are some home improvement projects under $50 that you can tackle with just a little bit of time and effort.

Install a new light fixture

Lighting can make a big difference in the look and feel of a room. You can find affordable light fixtures at most home improvement stores, and installing them is usually a straightforward process that you can do yourself. A new light fixture can instantly…

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1. Closed-off floorplans

While an open floorplan is practical for some, 2023 is looking to be the year of privacy. The traditional style of kitchen is making a comeback, four walls and all, according to Audrey Scheck of Audrey Scheck Design in an interview with Forbes. Whether it be glass partitions, movable dividers, unique built-in shelving, decorative pillars, or simply a wall, the broken floorplan helps to compartmentalize your spaces, offering up privacy when you need it. When considering a broken floorplan for your kitchen, ensure accessibility and moveability is at the forefront of your design. While things might be closed off, you’ll still need to ensure there are open and clear pathways.

2. Revamped kitchen islands


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Proper organization and storage are key to a productive home office. Upgrading your home office can be a visual cue, inspiring you to increase your productivity and improve your general workflow.

Innovative renovations that boost your home office aesthetic and practicality, while bringing you closer to your work, can help you reach new heights. If you have a hybrid work schedule or are working from home, you can easily incorporate these six ideas into your existing decor.

6 Ways to Upgrade Your Home Office

Upgrade Your Lighting with Different Bulbs

Workplace lighting could be subpar if the space were designed to be something other than an office from the start. A well-lit home office has both natural and artificial lighting options, such…

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Deep reds, bold blues, and neutral earth tones are leading the way for the top paint colours of 2023. See what companies like Sherwin-Williams, Benjamin Moore, Glidden, Behr, and Pantone have chosen as their colours of the year. 

Refreshing the home is a big part of embracing the new year, and with so many potential changes from flooring to furniture, it’s hard to know where to start. Paint is a quick and easy way to freshen up any space or piece of furniture, and interior designers and paint companies have their predictions on emerging colour trends for 2023. Ranging from earthy reds to warm neutrals, here are the colours the pros say we’ll be painting our homes with and why they work. 

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Looking to update your home’s interior style in 2023? If you’re thinking about sprucing up your home décor, you might be paying attention to what’s in and what’s out. 

Each of the following design trends provides an opportunity for you to explore what décor is most in line with your own style. Trends are a great way to glean inspiration, not necessarily dictate your entire home design. From dark and moody colours to bold marble and curves, learn more about some of the trends that are predicted to dominate 2023.

Moody jewel tones

Interior design is all about creating a certain feeling in a space. One of the quickest ways to do that is through the use of colour. According to HGTV, there are some dark, moody colours trending for 2023 that…

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Often considered one of the most important spaces in a home, the living room is a place to embody the perfect design that allows you to seamlessly relax, socialize, and enjoy entertainment with family or guests. Whether you enjoy hosting, using the living room as more of a quiet space, or you’re looking for a cozy, comfortable space decked out with the latest smart tech, we’re here to walk you through the process of how to go about choosing design features for your living room. 

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Start with functionality

While there’s no such thing as one-size-fits-all when it comes to designing and decorating your living room, there are some key elements of design that can be emphasized once you establish its function.…

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