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Seasonal Depression Causing the Blues? Redecorate Your Home 0

Do you just not feel like yourself in the winter months? Maybe you are suffering from seasonal affective disorder, more commonly known as winter depression. Scientists are still puzzled by this condition that affects a surprisingly high number of people. The lack of sunlight and shorter days can directly influence your mood. So, how are you supposed to deal with it until the days get longer again? Redecorating is a good place to start. Why Redecorate? There are many ways to deal with depressi...

Tips for Creating a Transitional Kitchen 0

Who says you need either a classic or contemporary home? The transitional look is very in style right now, so if you are drawn to both timeless and modern pieces this might be the best theme for you. Transitional style marries contemporary and traditional finishes, furniture, fabrics, and materials in one space to create a timeless look. Below are a few elements you may want to include, or use for inspiration. Breakfast Nook - A breakfast nook can really come across as classic or modern as...

Your Guide to a Dream Kitchen 0

Are you finally ready to remodel the kitchen that has left you uninspired all these years? Maybe you just bought an old house that has a little more character in the kitchen than you are prepared to deal with. If you are ready to indulge in the ultimate remodel you are probably looking for ideas to help you create a dream kitchen. This list should get you inspired. Glass-paneled Cabinets - For a while, rich wood cabinets were coveted in kitchens, but clean white cabinets are making a comeba...

Stylish and Functional Room Divider Ideas 0

If you have a very large room, sometimes the best thing you can do is turn it into two separate spaces. For some, this is the opportunity to create an office space or reading nook when an extra room is not available. For others, this means creating definition in a large studio apartment. These ideas will get you started. Permanent Wall In some cases there may already be a "half" wall that is providing a bit of definition. This is an interior wall that does not fully separate the two areas. I...

Ethanol Fireplaces to Match Your Style 0

Ethanol fireplaces are quickly becoming a go-to accessory for modern home décor of all styles. For the easiest style facelift ever, pick up a portable tabletop fireplace and move it whenever the mood strikes you. For contemporary décor, a sleek freestanding model will match modern furniture as it softens the look of the room with its warm glow. Upgrade your outdated wood-burning fireplace with an easy-to-install ethanol burner insert and ditch the mess and environmental waste of burning wood....

6 Design Ideas to Upgrade Your Entryway 0

When you think about it, your entryway offers the first impression of your home. Sure, guests form an opinion based on the exterior, but the weeds growing through the cracks in your driveway will be forgotten about once they walk through the door. Well, at least they will be, if your entryway provides a stylish welcoming to your home. Of course, if you are like many others, you are looking at your entryway and saying, "What in the world am I supposed to do with such a small space?" These tip...