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Can Hardwood Flooring Ever Be Used in a Basement?

Consider the space and what you'd like to use it for
Posted by Brianna Corey on March 09, 2018 in  Home Decor
Can Hardwood Flooring Ever Be Used in a Basement? The current popularity of hardwood flooring has led many homeowners to attempt to copy the same look in their basements. However, before selecting basement flooring, consider how you will use the space. JENNIFER A. DIGIOVANNI Recent innovations in building materials and installation have led many homeowners to think about installing hardwood flooring in finished basements. However, before selecting flooring, consider the moisture level in your basement and how yo... read more
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8 Clever Ways to Store Books Around the House

Which one is your favorite?
Posted by Brianna Corey on March 03, 2018 in  DIY  Home Decor  Organization  Storage
8 Clever Ways to Store Books Around the House Here are 8 clever ways to store books around the house. Which one is your favorite? SHARON LEE7 Guest post by  Michelle Lee, Houzz Although reading books can seem like a long lost art in the days of digital devices, there still remains something special about the smell of a brand new novel and being able to flip through physical pages. For dedicated bookworms with cherished collections, it can be a struggle to store and display your favorites without a d... read more
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Moving Hollywood: Behind the Scene Secrets for Your Own Move

Here are some helpful moving tips.
Posted by Brianna Corey on February 25, 2018 in  Home Decor  Moving  Organization  Selling Your Home
Moving Hollywood: Behind the Scene Secrets for Your Own Move Want your new home to look picture perfect? Here are some helpful moving tips. SHARON LEE Guest post by Laura McHolm Have you ever wondered how “The Bachelor” moves into the mansion each season, or if the home your favorite movie is set-in is just a set? These magnificent houses are often not sets, but are private homes the production company rents from the homeowner for filming. As you can imagine, there are a lot of moving pieces to tra... read more
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Tasteful Fireplace Alternatives

When you are unable to have a fireplace, consider these alternatives
Posted by Brianna Corey on February 16, 2018 in  Home Decor  Winter
Tasteful Fireplace Alternatives Often having a home in a big city means trading elements of suburban living, such as a cozy fireplace, for the excitement of the city of lights. With these fireplace alternatives, those living in the city can enjoy some decor radiance. CAROL RUTH WEBER OF WEBERLIFEDESIGN.COM Fireplace alternatives let those living in the center of busy cities have the added warmth and ambiance provided by a hearth. Often having a home in a city like New York City means trading elements of suburban... read more
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How to Introduce Mediterranean Style at Home

Bring paradise home this year
Posted by Brianna Corey on February 13, 2018 in  DIY  Home Decor
How to Introduce Mediterranean Style at Home As the weather continues to get colder, you may find yourself daydreaming about summer bliss on the Mediterranean Isles. Luckily, you can bring a piece of paradise home with these five style tips and tricks that anyone can do. SHARON LEE Guest post by  Michelle Lee Spain, Italy and Greece are some of the most sought-after vacation destinations for their gorgeous islands, stunning blue waters and amazing architecture. As the weather continues to get colder... read more
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