Home Care, Décor, & Home Hacks

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Your furniture needs attention. And it’s not alone. Show some love for your entire home . Here is some info on how to give your entire home the attention it needs and deserves. Learn decorating ideas, designing for your space, home hacks, and more!

Accent walls ideas and colors

Accent Wall Ideas: How to Pick a Color that Makes an Impact

Thinking of accent wall ideas? Accent walls are a great way to completely change the way your home feels without compromising an existing color scheme. You can use accents to...

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bathroom remodel

Bathroom Remodel: Cost, Expectations and Timeline

When planning your budget for a renovation, accommodating for issues that may occur and determining a timeline to complete the project both factor into your final bathroom remodel...

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repairing drywall

Drywall Repair Is Easier Than You Think

It's common for walls to start showing their age, especially if they've been bumped with furniture, bruised by roughhousing and riddled with nail holes from picture-hanging...

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modern vintage décor

Five Approaches to a 'Modern Vintage' Style

Mega-matching decor is out; mixing old periods with new styles is in. Personalize your home by blending a variety of design elements in a modern vintage style that is uniquely...

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diy projects

Five DIY Home Projects to Try This Winter

Winter is the perfect time to hunker down and work on your home's interior. Not only is it an opportunity to spruce up problem areas, but you can change the look and add a personal...

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practicing wood repair

Five Fall Wood Repair Tasks You Should Tackle Around the Home

Winterizing your home can mean more than insulation; spruce up the things that the elements can damage before the cold weather hits in full force. Wood repair and wood rot repair...

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small living room ideas

Five Small Living Room Ideas to Make Your Space Feel Larger

A little living room can feel larger and more comfortable with the right arrangement, so instead of a small room that makes you feel cramped, design yourself a stylish living space...

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design home office

Four Home Office Design Tips for Small Spaces

Home office design can be a lot of fun, but also a challenge if you don't have as much space. Even the tiniest of rooms, however, can still make for a stylish, practical and...

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wood cutting board on counter

Guide to Cleaning Wood Cutting Boards

If you've ever rinsed wood kitchenware, you've surely wondered if the surface was really getting clean äóî let alone free of germs. Here's a guide to cleaning...

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cleaning bathroom tiles

How to Clean Bathroom Tiles Naturally

Germs are often at their most abundant in the bathroom, so effectively cleaning sinks, showers, toilets and floors is crucial to your family's health. Bathroom tiles, however, are...

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winter décor holiday

How to Keep Winter Decor Simple During a Season of Overwhelming Design

When it comes to winter decor, a pared-down approach can be refreshing when you're flooded with festive design everywhere you go. Deck the halls with welcoming style by creating an...

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an organized clothes closet

How to Organize Your Closet: Five Tips to Keep It Clean

Whether it's your clothes closet, the bathroom closet or the space off your entryway, you've probably had trouble keeping it tidy. Maybe it's just messy by design. Closets store...

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painting a room

How to Paint a Room During Winter

In the winter, painting projects pose some problems, so most DIYers opt to wait until warmer weather. While your outdoor painting projects have to wait until Spring, it's easy to...

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home renovation idea

How to Prepare Home Renovation Ideas for the Summer

Summer is a great time for many home renovation ideas to take root. Warm weather and long days allow you to complete projects inside and outside of your home. Some of the best...

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remodel kitchen

How to Remodel Kitchen Spaces, Step by Step

Looking to remodel kitchen items that are past their prime? It takes planning to properly install new cabinets, upgrade the flooring and purchase new appliances. It's especially...

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warm colors decorating for fall

How Your Fall Decorating Ideas Can Incorporate Warm Colors

Incorporating warm colors into your fall decorating ideas can help create a cozy atmosphere that keeps your house feeling warm as the weather gets colder. And because fall colors...

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cleaning hacks

Seven Cleaning Hacks So You Can Tidy Up Less Often

As hard as it is to find time to mop and dust äóî especially during the work week äóî regular cleaning is important to reducing the spread of...

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home cleaning tips

Seven Home Cleaning Tips You Can Do in Five Minutes or Less

Keeping your home tidy doesn't have to be a part-time job. By checking off some simple tasks every day, your home can stay cleaner without a ton of effort. Even the shortest home...

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kitchen storage ideas

Seven Small Kitchen Storage Ideas

Small kitchens have many advantages, but finding storage space can still be challenging. Using a variety of kitchen storage ideas, you can have everything you need without clutter...

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spring cleaning tips

Seven Spring Cleaning Tips to Revitalize Your Home

Who needs that tedious, time-consuming spring-cleaning process? No one enjoys spending the entire day on their hands and knees, rag in hand. But with the following spring cleaning...

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beach décor for home

Six Beachy Decor Ideas for Summer That Aren't Kitschy

Beachy decor that looks elegant, not tacky, can help you get your home ready for summer. The colors, textures and accents you find at a calm shoreline become beautiful design...

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summer cleaning with kids

Six Hacks to Make Summer Cleaning Quick, Easy and Fun

Summer cleaning is the chore you always need but never get around to. And who should blame you? With the kids off from school and running inside and outside, it can be difficult to...

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mudroom storage ideas

Three Mudroom Ideas to Keep Clean This Winter

Winter can be a challenge, especially if you have a small mudroom; all those extra boots and coats can quickly become a disaster zone. With some clever thinking, a few...

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wood paneling on walls

Three Tips for Cleaning Wood Paneling

Cleaning wood paneling transforms dull walls. Whether they were constructed from manufactured wood or hand-hewn sheets, you can put the shine back into the stained or preserved...

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Tile and grout cleaning brushes

What to Use When Tile and Grout Cleaning

Tile and grout cleaning: four words that don't exactly instill excitement or inspiration to homeowners. But with the right tools and cleaning solutions, you can make the process a...

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restoring wood

Wood Restoration Guide for an Older Home

Having purchased an older home, wood restoration is a tempting next step. And although visions of newly restored wood are dancing in your head, just know the process takes time and...

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murphy oil soap

Surprising Uses for Murphy® Oil Soap

While Murphy® Oil Soap works wonders on hardwood, laminate, tile and linoleum floors, that little bottle of natural...

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