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Because the bedroom isn’t often seen by visitors, may homeowners leave its redecoration on the low end of the household priorities. However, there are a lot of advantages to a bedroom makeover, not the least of which is being more comfortable... 

I don’t know about you but I love to change my bedroom as the seasons change. Unfortunately my budget has limits, as I’m sure that yours does too. Renovations can be costly, but a facelift, to completely change a room with the exception of... 

The nursery will be the first thing that your newborn remembers as he or she grows, and it will be a place that will make wonderful memories for you too and decorating it will be one of the most pleasant and rewarding experiences you have ever known. In... 

Christmas dinner is all about the taste and range of food on offer. However, on some occasions it’s all about appearance, appearance, appearance!!! Specifically at a formal Christmas dinner party, the individuality, class and style of the table setting... 

This is one of the easier quilted wall hangings that will take just a short amount of time to both piece and to quilt. My own was accomplished in just about two hours from the time I began, however I did cheat a bit and piece it by machine. If you’re... 

It is not long now and Christmas is just around the corner, you’ve started buying gifts and I predict that you are slowly running out of places to store them. With approximately only 25 days left until Christmas it’s time to find somewhere to put... 

If you’re into gardening as much as I am, you’re going to relate to the glove removal every time you most need them ethic. I have literally searched for years for gloves that will stay put, not bag, pull down, and feel totally like they don’t... 

WHAT IS SQUARE FOOT GARDENING? Square Foot Gardening is a technique that was developed by Mel Bartholomew, back in the 70’s. Mel Bartholomew is a retired engineer, who instituted a system of intensive planting in a book entitled Square Foot Gardening. He... 

Small rooms present challenges all of their own don’t they? When the room size goes down past 10×10, all types of things come into play such as storage, floor space, how to paint so that the room doesn’t appear to close in, and seem even... 

One of the more versatile and easy to grow type of plants are ornamental grasses. Various types can be used to provide privacy, to repel insects and they offer a soft motion, and life to the landscaping project. The taller variety, commonly called screening... 

French country decorating is a style that brings out visions of the french countryside, rampant with fields of lavender and soft sunny days. There are many elements that lend themselves well to the French country decorating theme, and many different types... 

I love winter time and I love the snow falling outside my window. Unfortunately I also love gardening and the two things don’t seem to be compatible. When the winter snows hit, I truly feel a need for greenery inside the house. Thats what makes... 

Nope, cork is not simply for keeping wine fresh! Cork flooring has become a beautiful, warm, and noise-friendly flooring option for many homeowners. Unlike some floors, it accepts a lot of damage without loosing a lot of its finish, but helps keep... 

I was in the market for a new fridge a few months ago, as the one currently in my kitchen was not only somewhat weathered, but also less than energy efficient. The choices out there are amazing aren’t they? There are so many products, and each... 

Many designers tell us that the key to an elegant bedroom is harmony. Everything needs to be mindfully chosen and placed without feeling static or uninviting. At least one step to being successful in that process is knowing the names of the items that... 

Your window treatments will make a major statement in your homes overall look and feel and can even create the tone of the room, if they are used correctly. Layering your window coverings will offer you several positive bonuses. I personally like to use... 

While there are more types of lights and lamps than there are people who want to use them, and a style for every occasion, in reality, there are just two kinds of lights that are in use in most homes today. Most of these are called filament lights, where... 

Imagine adding some lights to your home or garden or lining your walk way with lights in as little as five minutes. When you think about adding lighting effects to your sidewalks we usually consider the time and expense involved and when would be a good... 

Homeowners may not think much about the importance of their roof, at least not until serious weather occurs and suddenly there are leaks and other issues with which to contend. When it comes to roofing, it’s important, therefore, to be proactive.... 

For the average homeowner, seeing the difference in laminate over hardwood is pretty difficult. Laminate is made from a backing board, a layer of wood-appearing paper, and a cover of protection all glued together. A lot of very large companies make... 

When most people think of bamboo in a home, the image of a desktop tree or a bamboo chair come to mind. In recent years, however, bamboo flooring is becoming more popular for many reasons. The average bamboo floor is twice as stable as hardwood, for... 

So you’re ready to take up a new hobby and the guys are work are recommending golf. If you have an interest you’re going to, of course, need to buy the equipment to make it possible to learn and to play. The visits you made to the driving... 

Beautiful table decorations featuring candles and country elements are not at all difficult to put together if you spend just a few minutes of time on them. Candle wreaths are a favorite of country decorating themes and add some real spice to the table... 

For the holidays or just for a country decorating scheme this wreath will fit in just about anywhere. I made mine from willow branches, which are pliable enough to bend very easily, but it could as easily be made of nearly any wood , using branches that... 

These are very simple little gifts that are made of miniature roses, plain terra cotta pots and some moss and a pillar candle. Scented ever so lightly with a natural rose essence it makes a lovely smell and look in a country style room, or even a Victorian...