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designing a home for pets and kids

I have four kids and three dogs that make keeping my home nice very challenging. I have worked hard over the years to find flooring, wall finishes, furniture, and decor that can hold up well to the things that my kids and dogs can put everything though. If you have kids and/or pets that make keeping your home looking nice difficult, visit my blog. There, you will find some tips to decorating your home in a way that makes it look very nice, but durable enough to remain in great condition while your kids and pets live their lives in it.

Three Reasons To Hire An Interior Designer

Homeowners may be skeptical about hiring interior designers. Many people simply think they know what is best for their home and they know how to achieve the right style. But, there is nothing wrong with letting an interior designer help create your dream home. In reality, interior designers aren't just great for homeowners who don't know what they want their homestyle to be. Interior designers are even more perfect for people who know exactly how they want their home to look. Read More 

5 Tips For Making Your Bronze Lanterns Look Great With Your Home Decorations

Lanterns have a mysterious appeal to them. When you see a lantern, you are taken back to a time when people didn't have electricity in their homes and had to rely on fire for light. Lanterns have a certain nostalgia built into them, which is why they are a great decorating accent to use in your home. To make your bronze lanterns stand out and look great, be sure to follow the tips below. Read More 

Tips For Decorating With Mid-Century Style

Do you miss the simplicity of your childhood or lust over the style of Mad Men? If so, then midcentury-modern may be the right interior design style for you. The simple lines and warm woods of the style hearken back to the 1950s and 1960s. It's also a style that encourages you to visit vintage stores for one-of-a kind décor items to spice up your rooms. Make over your interior with the simple sophistication of midcentury style. Read More 

Remodeling Your Kitchen? 3 Steps To Keep Your New Solid Surface Counter Tops Looking New

If you're in the process of remodeling your kitchen, you want to make sure that you choose the perfect material for your countertops. Stainless steel is fantastic for cooking but they can be cost prohibitive. Tile countertops look beautiful in just about any kitchen, but they can be tough to keep clean and the grout lines make it difficult to roll out any type of dough. Natural stone countertops are easy to clean but they can get scratched and damaged. Read More 

Four Tips For Choosing A Sofa That Works Best In Your Home

When it comes to decorating your home, every furniture choice that you make makes a difference in the overall design in your home. In order to achieve a look that you are happiest with, you will want to make many considerations before just choosing any piece of furniture. Here are four tips to help you choose a sofa that will work best in your home: ​Consider How You Will Use the Sofa: The first thing you will want to do is consider how you will be using the sofa. Read More