Direction And Outdoor Views Are Issues When Dressing Windows
When homeowners are choosing window coverings, the selection of curtains or blinds is not nearly as important as the direction the windows face or their proximity to streets and other outdoor features. Beautiful custom drapery, for instance, is wasted on windows that draw in lots of dust from outside.
Have A Color Plan In Mind Before Painting, But Stay Flexible
Homeowners should have a color scheme in mind before they ever take a paint brush in hand. But it shouldn't be a rigid plan. Keeping things flexible allows changes to be introduced along the way.
White Is At The Heart Of Many Color Schemes In Home Design
While its greatest strength is that it works well with any hue, white has a variety of tones - bright, off-white or antique - that are more effective with some colors than others.
Quick Style Changes Enliven A Bathroom Design In No Time
Changing cabinet hardware, adding open shelves and refinishing an old vanity are some easy ways to update a bathroom quickly and without the mess of a full-scale renovation.
As Warm Weather Beckons, Get Home Ready For Summer Visitors
This is the time of year when warm weather is beckoning and invitations are going out to guests for summertime gatherings. But getting outdoor living spaces as well as the house in shape for visitors means giving your property a thorough sprucing up.