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If you're interested in redecorating your bedroom, you may be wondering what projects to undertake that can give it that extra bit of visual flair. After all, you can only add so many throw pillows to a bed before it's too much. As it turns out, there are quite a few things you can do to get that oomph you've been looking for. Have you considered designing your own headboard?...more
If you're a fan of the spa, but can't go as often as you'd like, why not add a little luxury to your master bathroom so you can get the same kind of relaxation at home? If you want to customize your master bath and turn it into a retreat, there are some easy ways to do it, according to DIY Network. As you brainstorm ideas before beginning your bathroom redesign project,...more
Although you may think of white as a neutral color best relegated to the background, with some clever thinking, it can become the primary hue that informs the rest of your bedroom's décor. White can make small spaces seem larger and adds a nice sense of unity to the room. Still not convinced? Here are a few different ways you can take advantage of this color to turn your...more
Whether you own a home at the beach or just love the nautical theme, decorating with lighthouses is a great way to show off your love of the sea. Here are a few ways you could bring these historical light fixtures into your home. 1. Whether you take your own photographs and blow them up or buy a print from a retailer, lighthouse photographs would look great on the walls of...more
Not only are pillows a comfortable spot to rest your head, but they can add interesting flair to any room in your house. There are tons of varieties of cushions out there to choose from, so it's all up to you to mix and match to create a specific vibe. Throw pillows make a big impact and can change up a room's style inexpensively, so get your hands on some and start...more
When you think of entertainment centers, images of huge shelving units, 65-inch displays and five-point surround sound may come to mind. How can you possibly fit all of that into your bedroom, you may ask? The simple answer is that you may not need all the bells and whistles of a full entertainment center to enjoy your favorite shows and movies in the comfort of your room. If...more
When you're deciding how to decorate a new space or renovate an old one, it's important not to overlook the interior lighting. While you may focus on other elements beforehand - like fabrics, wall paint and carpets - creating a sophisticated light setup is crucial for pulling a room together. Here are the three basics types of interior lighting, according to...more
If you're concerned that you spend too much money on cleaning products, consider using common ingredients to help ease your burden. Perhaps you've been told about the incredible power of vinegar, but did you know that baking soda is almost as useful? It's true! Like vinegar, it's non-toxic, versatile and incredibly affordable. With a bit of ingenuity, you'll be able to get...more
There's nothing worse than realizing your crisp white shirt just got a healthy dose of wine or spaghetti sauce on it. Stains are tough to deal with and an annoyance when they ruin your outfit, but luckily there are a few techniques you can try to lift that spot right out. Tips for all stains 1. Don't let it sit for a long time. The longer the stain stays on your clothing,...more
When you're decorating a teenager's bedroom, it's important to keep in mind that his or her tastes may be very particular and not at all childish. You may want to work together as a team to come up with a design that's functional, creative and has everything your son or daughter needs. Here are a few ideas to help you along the way, inspired by HGTV and TLC. 1. Schoolwork is...more