Category Archives: Decor

Welcome to the Decor section; hundreds of articles about how to decorate your home, home decor for special occasions, and contemporary home decor await you.

Fall 2013 Decor Trends - Front Door

4 Fall Decor Trends for a Successful Open House

Staging your home with seasonal decor trends is an easy way to make your home look inviting, warm and appealing to potential buyers. Here are 4 fall 2013 decor trends that will help make your open house a success. Continue reading

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Unique Up-cycling Ideas

5 Unique Up-Cycling Decor Ideas

We all have furniture in our homes that we’re tired of and would like to see gone, but before calling a removal service, consider up-cycling some of those old pieces! Up-cycling is the popular trend amongst home designers and interior decorators of taking old, unwanted items and making significant improvements so they become like brand new pieces. Continue reading

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4 Tips for Designing an Inviting Guest Room

4 Tips for Designing an Inviting Guest Room

Moving into a new home that has a guest room is a good opportunity for new homeowners to experiment with decorating – an audition of sorts – for design aspects you may want to incorporate into the rooms you use daily, but are unsure about. Here are a few tips for designing a welcoming and inviting guest room. Continue reading

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Fireplace Decorating Ideas for Summer - Wood

7 Fireplace Decorating Ideas for Summer

Warm weather is here, which means no more evening fires. But a fireplace and hearth can look somewhat bare and forlorn in the summer months. Here are 7 ideas for decorating your fireplace area and keeping the space interesting in summertime. Continue reading

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4 Apps to help you organize your home

4 Apps To Help You Organize Your Home

Many days, home is as much where the stress is as where the heart is. Instead of causing yourself more stress because you’ve lost your pocket calendar, download a few apps that can do it all for you instead. Keeping your home organized saves time. More importantly, it reduces stress, which means fewer headaches, no matter what your situation back home may be. Here are four apps that will help you keep your home better organized. Continue reading

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The Role of Furniture in Interior Decorating

The Role of Furniture in Interior Decorating

When walking into a well-designed room, it just feels right; you can sense the cohesiveness of everything coming together perfectly. This can be accomplished with a little knowledge and practice. Surprisingly, the right furniture can also play a big role in successful interior decorating. Continue reading

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8 Best Home Decor Apps for Mobile Devices

8 Best Home Decor Apps for Mobile Devices

If you are renovating, redecorating, or moving to a new home, you may be looking for a tool to help to get the job done. Lucky for you, there are plenty of mobile apps made specifically for these tasks that are available for download. Working with an app helps you organize better than doing everything by hand or in your head. There are many apps to choose from, and this article will look at what we have found to be the best home décor apps for mobile devices. Continue reading

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Interior Design

Hiring an Interior Designer: 5 Things to Consider

Renovating your home can be both exciting and tiring. Though you may feel like you’ve got a handle on it, you might want to consider seeking the help of a professional. An interior designer will can to your ideas and suggest some decorative solutions to improve your home. So before writing off the possibility of hiring an interior designer, here are 5 things to consider. Continue reading

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Common Home Decorating Mistakes

3 Common Home Decorating Mistakes

Decorating a new home can be quite exciting. You’ll have all sorts of ideas, themes and design inspirations floating around to help you create your perfect décor. These are great and can really help you put your thoughts into action. However, keeping things simple is key in order to avoid the 3 most common home decorating mistakes. Continue reading

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Home Office Design

Home Office Design: 5 Ways to Maximize Space for Productivity

Striking the perfect balance between style and efficiency is tricky in a home office. As part of your home, you want it to be beautiful. But as a work space, it needs to be functional. Here are 5 ways to maximize your home office decor for productivity. Continue reading

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