Easy Ways To Deep Clean Your Home

Spring cleaning can be overwhelming, but here are a few ways to simplify the process and make your home sparkle. Use the DishwasherYou can save the elbow grease and use your dishwasher to clean metal vent covers, soap dishes, toys, and more. Soak ShowerheadsTo clear your dingy showerhead of soap scum or hard water stains,…

Simple Home Updates

If you want to refresh your home decor but don’t have a lot to spend, the following affordable updates can make a significant difference. PaintAdding a fresh coat of paint is one of the easiest and least expensive ways to make a big impact. Choose colors that make you happy and reflect your style. LightingOutdated…

Upgrade Your Laundry Room

A luxurious laundry room may seem a bit extravagant, but consider these options if you’d like to transform a dreary, utilitarian room into an attractive, functional space. Add a SinkA sink is a handy addition to any laundry room. You’ll have a dedicated place to scrub stained clothing, wash paint brushes, rinse muddy shoes, and…

Choosing Exterior Paint for Your Home

Selecting a paint color for the exterior of your home can be challenging, but the following tips can help you make the right choice. Coordinate with existing stone, brick or wood accents. If your home has natural elements that will not be painted, choose a color that complements the undertones of those elements. Use an online…

Storage Ideas to Organize Your Home

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by clutter? These simple home storage tips can help you keep your home neat and organized. Be Creative With Shoe OrganizersOver-the-door shoe organizers aren’t just for footwear. Use them to store toys and stuffed animals, power cords or cleaning supplies. Hang them on the back of your laundry room door…

Shades, Tints and Tones, Oh My!

Whether you’re trying to find the perfect paint color for your home or you’re just interested in understanding how colors work together, consider this your crash course in color theory. A hue is simply a color on the color wheel. The color wheel is made up of three primary colors: red, blue and yellow. The secondary colors…

Give Your Home a Guest-Friendly Makeover

As the holidays approach, many of us will be spending more time at home with friends and family. However, not everyone’s house is ready to host guests at a moment’s notice. Take some time and consider these ideas to help make your home warm and welcoming. Get ComfyThe key to making your home a haven…

Pick the Perfect Paint Finish

You’ve mulled over paint colors and finally decided on just the right shade. Now that the big decision has been made, you’ll be asked what finish, or sheen, you prefer. Sheen is determined by the amount of light reflected from the surface. Use this guide to help you select the right look for your project….

3 Simple Ways To Update Your Kitchen Cabinets

If your kitchen needs an upgrade but you’re not ready for a full renovation, updating your kitchen cabinets can make a big difference. Consider implementing these simple, inexpensive ideas. Choose New ColorsPainting your cabinets a fresh color can give your kitchen an instant face-lift. Think about using colors other than white for an up-to-date look….

The Psychology of Interior Design

Home design can have a powerful influence on your mood, productivity level and overall outlook on life. Understanding a few highlights of design psychology will help you create a comfortable ambience in your home. Tap into natural light. Research has shown that mood and energy levels are directly affected by the amount of natural light we…