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    Paint Colors That Go with Red Oak Floors

    Here we share the best paint colors that go with red oak floors.Extending through the large areas of your home, the floors is the most significant element of the house and influences many factors such as making the space look cooler, warmer, larger, smaller, cozier, and luxurious. It also gives aesthetic value to your home […] More

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    Different Types of Stairs (Design Ideas Gallery)

    Here we share our gallery of the different types of stairs including the pros & cons, popular questions and design ideas.Whether you are remodeling or designing a home there are a variety of different types of staircases to choose from. Since the stairs in your house is often a focal point and one of the […] More

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    Knobs or Pulls on Cabinets (Differences & Design Ideas)

    Here we share our guide to knobs or pulls on cabinets including the differences, cost and mixing designs. One of the easiest ways to give a kitchen a fresh look without spending a fortune is replacing the cabinet doors. For an even easier, cheaper updated kitchen, try swapping out your old hardware and trying something […] More

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    Types of Curtains (Ultimate Design Guide)

    Welcome to our ultimate design guide to the different types of curtains including popular styles, materials, construction and patterns. Curtains not only provide privacy, room-darkening properties, or help to keep cold or hot air at bay; curtains can make or break a room’s decor. Hanging curtains adds color, style, depth, and an aesthetic statement to […] More

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    Kitchen Corbels (Island, Cabinet & Counter Designs)

    Welcome to our kitchen corbels design guide for islands, counters and cabinets.A corbel is a special type of bracket. ‘Bracket’ probably brings up a picture of a piece of metal shaped like the letter ‘L’, and that’s exactly what it is. Technically speaking, a bracket is ‘a piece that protrudes from the wall to support […] More

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    Chalk Paint Kitchen Cabinets

    In this guide we discuss chalk paint kitchen cabinets including steps for painting & sealing, best type of chalk paint to use and design tips. Chalk paint is one of the pinterest trends of the decade and it is time to jump in board. Chalk paint gives two of the most sought after features when […] More

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    Acadian Style House (Home Design Ideas)

    Here’s our guide to an Acadian style house including what it is, colors and interior & exterior design features. Originating in Nova Scotia, Canada, Acadian Style homes have a strong influence of West European Culture that highlights some noteworthy design elements on the Colonial-style homes and French Provence Homes. The name – ‘Acadie’ was named […] More

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    Kitchen Island with Sink (Design Guide)

    Here is our guide to a kitchen island with sink including positioning, dimensions, cost and popular design ideas. Is there a cook in the world who didn’t wish for more counter space? Probably not. That’s one reason kitchen islands are so popular. A basic kitchen island provides a place to prep your meals before cooking […] More

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    Ranch Style Modular Home (Design Guide)

    Here we share our guide to the ranch style modular home including what it is, interior & exterior features, cost and raised ranch designs.Originated in the United States, this architectural style is known for its short stature and minimal exterior decoration. For all those who grew up in a ranch home have several memories about […] More

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    Fireplace Wood Mantel Designs

    On this page we share our guide to the best fireplace wood mantle designs, including what type of wood to use, what to avoid and how to pick one for your space.There’s no better way to pull a room together and showcase a fireplace like the perfect mantel. If you’re considering a wood fireplace mantel […] More

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    Engineered Wood Siding (Pros & Cons and Design Guide)

    Here’s our guide to engineered wood siding including pros and cons, cost, top brands and colors. When it’s time to choose siding for your home, take a minute to think about the decision you’re making. Siding is exposed to the elements, seven days a week, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. It has […] More

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    What Colors Go with Light Blue Walls

    On this page we discuss what colors go with light blue walls including design ideas for complementary & contrasting paint colors and accent walls.Light blue walls are popular in many homes and the pureness of blue promotes a calming and welcoming feel in any room. There are countless shades of light blue including well-known hues […] More

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    Farmhouse Kitchen Paint Colors (Design Guide)

    Welcome to our guide to farmhouse kitchen paint colors including matching paint with materials, accents & finishes and the best colors to use for your designThe beauty of farmhouse kitchen is its simplicity which has become synonymous with “classic kitchen style”. Its rustic touches, crisp white walls, open shelving, painted cabinetry, exposed beams and apron-front […] More

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    How High to Hang Curtains (Height Guide)

    Here’s our guide on how high to hang curtains including from high ceilings and where to hand the curtain rod. The height you hang our curtains can make or break a space. Curtain height affects privacy, as well as the light levels, color, and texture of the room. The optimal height for the curtains to […] More

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    Types of Kitchen Backsplash (Design Guide)

    Welcome to our ultimate guide to the different types of kitchen backsplash including the most popular styles, patterns and design ideas for your home.A kitchen backsplash has several purposes. The most basic and obvious purpose is to protect your kitchen walls. Most importantly, the wall behind your sink needs to be protected from accidental water […] More

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    Modern Floating Fireplace Mantel (Design Ideas)

    Here we share our guide to modern floating fireplace mantel designs including popular styles and ideas for your living room. New technology has brought to many alternatives to keep our homes warm and cozy during colder months. Although there are many centralized heating systems available, there’s a certain charm that only a warm light from […] More

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    Feng Shui Kitchen Colors (Design Guide)

    Welcome to our guide to Feng Shui kitchen colors and tips, including the best paint shades to pick based on room position. The literal definition of feng shui means wind for “Feng” and “Shui” for water. These are both associated with good health in Chinese culture which plays into the concept of feng shui in […] More

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    What Color Wood Floor Goes With Gray Walls?

    Here we answer the question, what color wood floor goes with gray walls?In the design world, a neutral wall color means “without” color. This includes paint colors in the beige, ivory, taupe, gray, and white families. Neutral wall colors allow for a subtle backdrop for bold furniture and wall décor and, depending on the undertone, […] More

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    Best Way To Clean Carpet On Stairs

    Below we share our tips for the best way to clean carpet on stairs including removing stubborn stains, dirt and debris. The stairs in a hope are one of the most traveled on places in the home, as it is typically the only way to get from the first to second level of the one. […] More

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    Types of Closets (Ultimate Design Guide)

    Here we share our ultimate design guide to the types of closets including popular styles such as walk-in, reach-in, freestanding wardrobes and more. If you’re doing a home remodel or buying a new home, one consideration is the different types of closets to choose from. Knowing your options is important to select the best type […] More

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