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7 Tips for Making Your Bathroom Look Luxurious

Contributed by Dakota Hendrix Renovations of any kind are quite a laborious process. And when it comes to the bathroom – a space that should be both functional and, ideally, a bit extravagant – the stakes are much higher. During this process, many decisions need to be made – from tiles, bathroom faucets, and mirrors to the…

10 Summer Home Makeover Ideas

Whether you are tired of your current interior because you’ve been staying indoors for months now or you are just ready to brighten up your space and let that fun summer energy in, these interior design ideas are for you! Let’s enjoy the sunny vibes all day long from the comfort of your own home.…

7 Ways to Create a Focal Point in your House

    The focal point is the first thing you noticed and the last thing you will forget about a room. It’s where your attention is automatically drawn to when you walk into the room. It is what makes the energy flow and feel more harmonious. When a room lacks a focal point it can…

Which Window Treatments to Choose and Why?

  Let us Help you! Choosing the right window treatment is important for multiple reasons: It provides privacy It helps you save energy by blocking the air to escape from the windows It participates in the look of the room and is an integral part of your interior design It filters the lights coming in…

Beat the Heat: Summer Projects to Cool Down Your Home

Contributed by Jennifer Bell The summer days are here, and we couldn’t be more excited. However, the heat can get brutally uncomfortable, and you will not want to go outside. Our homes become the safe haven that we depend on to shield us from the heat during such times. You don’t need to use a…

Increase Productivity At Work With Interior Design Tips

  Productivity seems to be this thing we either wake up with or not. Someday we have it. Other days it’s gone and impossible to find. But what if our environment could play a major role in increasing our productivity at work? Whether you are designing a home office or you are ready to go…

4 Beautiful Kitchen Countertop Ideas

Contributed by Diandra Rowe Kitchen countertops are a significant part of any kitchen and should be the most attractive part of the kitchen. A kitchen countertop holds most of the appliances in the kitchen such as the utensils, electrical appliances (microwave, blender, and sandwich maker among others), jars, and so many more. Depending on the…

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Beautiful Interior Design Ideas for Your Living Room

  Contributed by Mary Anderson Second to the kitchen, the living room is the most important place in the home. As its name suggests, life happens in the living room. It’s where you host your guests, spend lazy evenings, and the first space seen when you enter your home. Therefore, it is apparent that you…

4 Tips and Advice from Realtors on Staging a Home

  Contributed by Skylar Ross Staging your home the right way can make or break a deal if the potential buyer is somewhat undecided before a walk-through. Most homeowners aren’t aware that there are a wide variety of tips and tricks you can use to make your home seem more appealing to a buyer.  Realtors…

Design Your House Like An Interior Design Pro

  Are you looking to design your home in a way that feels like it could be featured in a magazine? We’ve got you! Today we are sharing our favorite tips to make your home look like it’s been designed by a pro. Before buying furniture, decorations, paint buckets you want to make sure to…

5 Eco-Friendly Interior Design Tips For Your Home

  Making eco-friendly purchases and choosing sustainable products isn’t limited to your closet or kitchen cabinet. Home decor and interior design are also keeping up to speed with the sustainable movement and making great improvements to offer people better choices for their home. After all, if we pay attention to what we eat and how…

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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Decorating Your House

  Ready to switch things up and redecorate your house? Looking for tips on how to best do it? What about learning about what NOT to do? Let’s look at 5 common mistakes to avoid when decorating your house. Giving a fresh coat of paint can be really tempting especially if you just moved into…

Colorful living room with blue sofa and 2 chairs

How Interior Designers Can Add Value to Your Renovation

Contributed by Alex Capozzolo Interior design is the art of enhancing the interior of a building into a more aesthetic environment. The art is aimed at making the space in your house look bigger. Thus, making the interior more aesthetically pleasing. Most people think that they may save some money by doing renovations independently without…

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Accent Furniture and How to Use it

Contributed by Beni Restea If you’re thinking about adding a bit of flair, color, and personality to your home, or maybe you’re starting from scratch, accent furniture can be your key ingredient. Besides comfort and functionality, our homes should match our style, express something about us and be uniquely ours. Accent furniture will add warmth,…

7 Most Popular Trends for Paint Colors for Bedrooms

Contributed by Daria Roman   With the growth of interior design, there are many ideas about the bedroom’s paint colors. People nowadays tend to apply their favorite color to their bedroom walls and trends seem to be changing quite rapidly. That’s why selecting the paint colors is very difficult – there are just so many…

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5 Simple Changes to Do in Your Home for a Happy and Relaxing Life in 2021

  Contributed by Rocio Espinosa   It has been a year since the way we live changed globally. Through all these months, we have had to stay at home to prevent this pandemic from continuing to grow, entire families have had to adapt to working and studying from home. Faced with this unexpected change, many…

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How to Decorate Your Home: Tips for Tenants

  Contributed by McCaw Property Management   Decorating the home you live in can be difficult if you are renting. As a renter, you are in the unique position of being the occupant of a home but not in complete control of it. Even though you are paying rent to live in the apartment, condo,…

Tips for Choosing the Perfect Rugs for Your Home

Contributed by Dakota Hendrix   There are many guidelines to follow in the world of interior design. Sometimes it may feel like there are so many things to consider that it is impossible to get everything working together into one cohesive unit. Not only does your living space or office need to be functional, but…

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Furniture Trends in 2021

  Contributed by Beni Restea People have high hopes for the real estate market in 2021. Even though the housing market of 2020 has seen a lot of ups and downs, many are optimistic that this year the revitalization in the industry will open new opportunities for home buyers, sellers, investors, and real estate agents.…

7 Ways Home Design Will Forever Be Changed by Covid-19

Contributed by Neal Boyd If there is one thing everyone agrees on about the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s that it has forced us to make many important changes to our way of life. Most of these changes are not likely to go away any time soon; things are not likely to ever return to how they…

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5 Interior Design Staging Tips to Sell Your Home First

  When trying to sell your home it is vital that you stage your house to meet the needs of potential buyers. When touring a property, potential buyers will want to see all that your property has to offer. Several interior design staging tips like, stylizing your kitchen, removing clutter, and depersonalizing your home can…

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5 quick tips to refresh your home when it doesn’t excite you anymore

  There is nothing really wrong with your house. It doesn’t look bad, it isn’t damaged, the painting is still fine. But it just feels a bit blaaah. After spending so much time indoors, you are ready for something fresh. Yet, you don’t want to start big renovations. We have exactly what you need. Try…

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How to find the best interior design for your home to share your unique style

We all have a singular style, we are made of a combination of elements that makes us truly unique. We like things a certain way and we have our own specific point of view. Some things make us feel good while others make us feel more on edge. There is no need to explain why…

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Transforming a Cookie-Cutter Kitchen Into a Bold New Space

MYDOMAINE FEATURED ARTICLE If there’s something we never get tired of seeing, it’s a great makeover. Whether it’s transforming a retro bathroom into a modern oasis or giving a lackluster bedroom a fresh look, pros perform these design miracles all the time. To give designers a chance to showcase their favorite makeovers-and to bring you…

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Tips to make any room look bigger than it actually is

You have a small space where you feel restricted in? You wish you could just make it bigger with a magic wand?  Here are our interior design hacks to make any room look bigger than it actually is. And it’s easier than you may think! Mirrors Adding a mirror to a room can really have…

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Create the best home office to wow your clients

Whether you are a coach, a teacher, a therapist, an accountant… if you are planning on meeting with your clients at your home office you need to make sure it is created intentionally. The way you will design your office will have a big importance on how your clients will feel.  You need to make…

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Tips to make your bedroom feel more like a luxurious hotel room

How good would it feel to wake up in a luxurious-hotel-looking bedroom? You know that feeling when it seems like the world is spoiling you and everything is possible…  We love that sensation when going to a hotel, so why not replicate it in our own bedroom?  Here are our interior design tips to treat…

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9 Paint Colors You’ll Never Find in an Interior Designer’s Home

domino Picking a new hue for your walls can feel like a major commitment. After all, there’s no other design element that has quite as much power to impact how you feel. But in reality it’s a pretty low-risk update. “The beauty of paint is that it can be changed,” says Russell Whitehead, cofounder of…

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35 Secrets Interior Designers Rely On To Make Homes Look Nicer & Feel Cozier

ELITE DAILY While upgrading your home, there are so many ways to make an impact without undergoing a full renovation. Minor enhancements like lighting, throw blankets, and pillows can make all the difference in the world when it comes to revamping your living space. To gain more insight, Bustle asked interior designers what Amazon products they use to make…

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This Chic Industrial Boy’s Bath takes cues from a Locker Room

CLAY IMPORTS Etch Design Group‘s client approached the full-service interior design firm with two ideas in mind: her boy’s bathroom should not read too kid-ish or overly “done-up”. Instead, they felt inspired from an industrial locker room style. So, the designers incorporated classic elements with modern prints and whimsical accents to tie the design together.…