You want your home to feel cozy, comfortable, and inviting, but it’s easy to go overboard on decorating and end up with a messy, cluttered space. To help you create a space that looks clean and organized, here is a list of decorating mistakes that could be making your home appear messy. By steering clear … More Decorating Mistakes That Make Your Home Look Messier Than It Really Is
Don’t go out and buy something new ~ find ways to upcycle old furniture and turn unwanted junk into funky new treasures. Lawyers’ Bookcase ~ This antique cabinet serves as a handy nightstand with its ample storage, wide counter space and tons of character. Wood Soda Crates ~ Four old soda crates make a combination … More Clever Ways to Repurpose and Upcycle Old Things into Coffee and End Tables
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Decorating is easy and affordable when you build upon what you already have. See how you can take ordinary items and work them into your decor with a few easy tricks, updates, and simple supplies. Family PicturesDisplay favorite memories and photos in a vignette that is personal and welcoming. Get a streamlined look by using … More Design on a Dime ~ Decorate with What You Have
With the holidays behind us, it’s time to set your sights on the year ahead and all it has to offer. Get a jump start on new storage décor with these inspiring ideas for creating clever storage closets. Cleaning ClosetFinding a place to stow cleaning supplies can be challenging, especially if storage space is limited. … More New Year, New Ideas ~ Refresh Your Home