Hate Your Tiny Bathroom? You’ll Love These 10 Genius Hacks

No one likes a small bathroom, especially if you have to share it. But did you know there are some design strategies that will make the room feel bigger than it actually is? You can make the most of a small space, and not be filled with loathing every time you step into the room. … Read more

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10 Outdated Home Trends Millennials Hate But Boomers Love

Trends come and go, but some should definitely stay gone. Sometimes it’s a mystery as to why trends even rose to popularity in the first place. Whatever the case, as you ring in the New Year, take a look around your home and make sure you don’t have any of these interior design trends in … Read more

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7 Home Improvement Purchases That Are Life-changing

Are you searching for ways to improve the quality of life in your home? Something to make life a little easier, cleaner, or more comfortable? We’ve got you covered.  1. Whole House Humidity Control Humidity control is a life-changing home improvement that serves various functions. First, it helps alleviate the indoor drying that accompanies winter. … Read more

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16 Things in 70s Homes: Cringeworthy & Loved Come Back Items

The ’70s was a laid-back era of music and fun times. So it’s interesting to look back at how things were and how they have changed.  What was popular in homes during the 1970s? We list 16 items; surprisingly, some are still around, although changed. 1.) Shag Carpeting Nothing says 1970’s more than shag carpet. … Read more

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4 Best Bedroom Plants: Purify Air, Improve Sleep & Add Decor

Since we spend a third of our lives in bed, our bedrooms must be as attractive and comfortable as possible. We’ll explain how bedroom plants can assist us in achieving this.  Surprisingly, a single plant can significantly improve the air quality in your bedroom. Additionally, you’ll find plants that reduce noise and others that have … Read more

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Feng Shui Plants That Can Send Good or Bad Vibes, According to Experts

For a good reason, houseplants are becoming more popular- they give any space a natural, organic feel and can even enhance the air quality in your house. But could houseplants be giving off bad vibes? We rounded up expert advice to see which feng shui plants you should avoid and those that bring positive energy.  … Read more

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10 Ways to Create Curb Appeal That Sells

For most Americans, homeownership is still the ‘American Dream.’ Having a place of your own is something we all covet, essentially because homeownership also happens to be the number one way most adults build wealth. The increase in a home’s equity made possible by appreciation is how many Americans can build wealth over time. Home … Read more

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Feast Your Eyes on This $25M Glass House in Napa Valley

One of the most exclusive homes in the entire Napa Valley region has recently been listed for sale — asking a whopping $25 million.  This price point makes it the most expensive active home listing in the county, the Napa Valley Register reports.  Surrounded by over 40 acres of lush grounds set amidst California’s world-class wine country, … Read more

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11 Ways to Make Your Bedroom Cozy for Fall

If there’s a room in your house that should feel like your “safe space,” it’s your bedroom. A cozy bedroom can inspire feelings of peace and protection that can lead to better-quality sleep. “Your bedroom is where you end your day, unwind, and fall asleep,” says Anna Franklin, interior designer and founder of Stone House Collective. … Read more

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New Tax Credits Available to Make Your Home More Comfortable

Is your home drafty with rooms that are never the same temperature? Unfortunately, most U.S. homeowners experience this, along with noise pollution and stale, poor-quality indoor air. It wasn’t until the oil crisis of the 1970s that residential building codes became mandatory. So, many of the 130 million homes in our country suffer from poor … Read more