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How to Decorate Your Home with Modern Chairs {Guest Post}

So you’ve just updated your home with a modern decorating aesthetic. Or maybe your home still has a more traditional style, but you want to incorporate some modern elements to add interest.  Whatever the case, you’ve got some major choices to make—including what kind of chairs you want to incorporate. Although we don’t always think about it, seating is one of the most important aspects of our home.  Chairs and couches draw our eyes and tie rooms together. The right seating will encourage friends and family to gather in a certain space, and seating that isn’t as comfortable or well … …..

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Creatively Add Value to Your Home

When the seasons change, we tend to think about making other changes in our lives. Now that summer is officially here, some people are not only thinking about how they will spend the warm weather months, they are also looking ahead to think about their lives in general. Many families consider moving to other locales, and in order to do that they need to sell their homes. Even people that are not planning on moving right away or within the next few years, recognize that at some point they might want to put their homes up for sale. If you … …..

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Fireplace Décor Ideas

With June finally here, there is no doubt that we are in the summer months. Summer is a great time for a lot of reasons. It is a time when families take long awaited vacations, whether to Disney World, the Grand Canyon, or Paris. It is the time for going to the beach, playing in the ocean, and spending a lot of time outdoors. Summer is when friends stay up late over a bottle of wine on the deck, sharing secrets and creating memories. Many people think that summer is also a time to forget about their homes’ fireplaces. After … …..

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Tips for Apartment Living with Kids

A lot of people worry about raising their children in apartments. They wonder if they will have enough space to give the child enough room to romp around in, if the child will be missing out on having outdoor space, or if a lack of stairs will impair their development. The good news is that you can raise a happy, healthy child in an apartment. When searching for apartments for rent, you will need to take some basic steps to make sure your apartment is a safe place for your child. If you take the necessary precautions and learn how … …..

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5 Must See’s For a Family Vacation to London

Visiting London for the first time can be a daunting experience, even more so when travelling with children. Not knowing what to expect when you visit you may find the sheer size and pace of the city a little overwhelming especially if you’re visiting from a small town or village and are not used to city living. You can minimize the panic that your first visit to the big city might cause by doing some careful planning before you set off. Familiarize yourself with Transport for London and where key places are, and plan out your days including travel plans … …..

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Cut Summer Energy Costs In Your Home

Everybody is looking for ways to cut costs and save money. Whether you are a millionaire downsizing your huge estate and moving into a home that is more manageable in size and scope, or a single parent working two jobs and clipping coupons on the bus, you are probably always on the lookout for more ways to save your hard earned cash. There are a number of ways you can spend less money, though some of them are easier to implement than others. For example, most people know they will save money by doing their own grocery shopping and cooking, … …..

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Tips to Keep Your Home Organized

When the weather changes, we have a lot of work on our hands. As much as we might want to just go outside, sit in the sun, and relax with out favorite book or magazine, most of us know that first, there is work to be done. The winter clothes need to go into storage. The spring clothes need to come out of storage. We need to update our homes for the warm weather. Windows that were not opened all winter are suddenly in need of some repairs. The Crock Pot in the kitchen that was used all winter for … …..

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How to Match Curtains with Home Decor

Your home should be your sanctuary. When you go home at the end of the day, you should be able to relax and unwind in total comfort. For many people this means having the biggest, sharpest television they can find. For other people it means installing something fun like a Jacuzzi in the backyard. Many homeowners tend gardens on the evenings and weekends, growing their own tomatoes and zucchinis and cooking them for dinner. For other people, though, the key to a relaxing atmosphere is having beautiful, well coordinated home décor. There are a number of ways to make your … …..

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Choosing the Right Bedding for Your Family

It seems like there is a new study telling us how important sleep is almost every single day. There are a million known benefits of getting enough rest. Getting eight hours of shuteye means you will look better, feel better, and perform better the next day. If you have children then you know to make sure your children are getting enough sleep, but somehow a lot of parents forget to learn that lesson themselves, and often try to operate on minimal sleep. This is never a good idea. But whether you are getting the required eight hours or a lot … …..

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Finding Inspiration for Interior Redesign

When it comes to redesigning your home, one of the tricky parts is finding an appropriate interior design. This is especially so if you do not have an experience with interior design. As a home owner, you need a starting point to be able to redesign your home. However, if you still are clueless on the best design for your home, there are numerous places you can go to for inspiration. Sources for Inspiration For the best inspiration on your home makeover, it is important to spend your time looking at different home styles and designs. You can get these … …..

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