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Canvas art is a simple and effective alternative to traditional framing and can be used to inject style into any room. Effortlessly suiting a variety of interiors, it’s a popular choice in all sorts of homes, no matter their design or inspired era. While versatile, there are some simple tips to consider when choosing canvases […]

Pro Tips for Choosing Artwork for Your Home

One of the most frequently asked questions designers get is, “How do I choose the right artwork?”. There are a few guidelines to make sure you select the right piece for a specific space. Artwork is what helps define the personality of the homeowner and their space. It’s useful in tying certain pieces together and creating character in a home. […]

3 tips for arranging art on blank walls

I imagine there are lots of people right now sitting around in their home or apartment doing a little staring at their walls, wondering the same thing. I’m sharing 3 tips today to help you be able to deal with your big walls a little more successfully. I’ve also gathered together some of my posts […]

8 easy ways to make your bathroom feel brighter this winter

As the darker winter mornings draw in, bathrooms can begin to feel dark and dull, but there are some clever and practical ways that you can let the light in. As far as cost-efficient measures go, adding a window in your bathroom would be pretty costly or, depending on the floor plan, simply impossible. But there are handy and […]

17 Wall Decor Ideas to Spruce Up Your Space

Want to make your house feel more like a home? Add intrigue to your space by filling those blank walls. If you need some brilliant wall decor ideas, we’ve rounded up 17 of the most on-trend ways to spruce up your walls. The best part? Some of these looks won’t even cost you a cent. […]

Six Things to Consider When Choosing Bedroom Furniture

Unless you’ve done a lot of relocating, chances are you’ve only purchased bedroom furniture once or twice in your lifetime. So when it’s time to update your bedroom furniture, the process can seem downright overwhelming. What exactly is a chifferobe? What’s the difference between a chest and a dresser, or a nightstand and a bedside […]

10 Styling Tricks That Make a Small Living Room Seem Larger

If your living room or family room is cramped and cluttered, the last thing you’ll want to do is spend time in there. That is, unless you trick your eye into thinking the space is bigger than it appears. It’s not magic; it’s just smart styling. Get ready to Pin all these tips and transform your small space into […]

How Jamie Drake Finds a Healthy Mix of Materials in Every Home He Designs

Suffice it to say, Jamie Drake loves a healthy mix. “I think that any room that is a snapshot of one moment in time, whether it is 1740 or 2020, is a missed opportunity to think about other ages, places, and cultures,” says the designer. A richer, more timeless space can be conjured through a medley of […]


This DIY faux fireplace is beautiful and renter friendly! Jen Woodhouse of The House of Wood transformed her living room by adding a fireplace. Using Smart Tiles, Jen was able to create a the perfect look in no time. Read on to find out how you can use peel and stick tiles in your home. Need a place […]

Spare Room Blues & Greens. Let The Outdoor Allure In.

by Johnny August 09, 2020 You know that spare room in your house? The one that is a tad too small to use as a bedroom? And the one that you absolutely don’t know what to do with? These rooms are often either left to lie unused, or turned into a small storage space for […]