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  • 4 Builders’ Show Booths to Remember

    Digging a bit deeper and looking beyond the monster displays at the Builders’ Show, we’re looking forward to visiting these 4 booths that might be small on space but deliver big…

  • Taking Down Christmas Lights Safely

    Usually we are in no rush to take down Christmas lights and will wait until the first weekend after the new year. As always its important to not forget these safety…

  • 5 Step Poinsettia Care

    The Poinsettia is synonymous with Christmas and will remain beautiful and healthy for at least two months after the holidays have passed if you follow these easy steps. 1. Keep them…

  • What is Wainscoting?

    While at one time wainscoting was necessary, it has more recently become a more of style than a function. Wainscoting can lend an antique look and help it appear more formal.…

  • DIY Christmas Tree Craft

    In the spirit of DIY Christmas crafts, here’s a very cool looking tree display from Sparkle Labs.…

  • Top 50 Design Blogs from the London Times

    So it’s almost 2010 (eek! Where’d 2009 go?) and if you’re anything like us, home improvement is at the top of your New Year’s resolutions list. If you’re in search of…

  • Bathroom Decorating Tips – Focus

    While it may not be the most talked about room in the house, it should be one of the most functional. Here are some easy tips to consider when decorating the…

  • DYI – Design Your Interior

    We’ve pulled some of our more recent tools to help you DYI – Design Your Interior. No offense but using these tools doesn’t automatically mean you have good taste so if…

  • Media Rooms and Home Theater

    Media Rooms and Home Theaters are rapidly becoming the latest trend in home ownership, for homes big and small. A family room can quickly be transformed into a media room or…

  • Inspiring Small Spaces from Loving. Living. Small.

    We’ve been long time advocates for small space living and foresaw the backlash to McMansions that consume more energy, resources and materials than any house should. Apartment Therapy grew out of…

  • Simple Safety Tips for Hanging Christmas Lights

    If you’re decorating for Christmas this weekend we’ve got some simple light hanging tips that are great safety reminders. 1. Use the Proper Lights – If you hang lights outdoors make…

  • Best Christmas House Decoration Ever

    A reader just sent over one of the greatest Christmas house decorations we’ve ever seen which gives new meaning to “hanging” Christmas lights. It also qualifies as an April fool’s joke!…

  • Design Within Reach Is A Modern Mess

    Interesting article in Fast Company regarding the current mess that Design Within Reach has created for itself. It’s truly a shame what has happened behind the scenes and we hope they…

  • Two Chimneys Santa Should Avoid

    Gizmodo usually sticks to tech but they’ve come across a couple awesome fireplaces that we wanted to share. This futuristic fireplace looks strangely at home in a rustic environment but for…

  • How to Choose a Mailbox Style

    A mailbox is one of the first impressions a guest sees when they arrive at your home, so it is important to choose the perfect mailbox style that best reflects your…