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Flooring Options for Your Home: Living Room Ideas

Flooring Options for Your Home: Living Room Ideas

The floor covering you choose for your home’s living room can be the star of the show or an understated background. Here’s how to select the right option to improve your home’s value.   Choose Real Wood for Lasting Beauty For beauty and warmth underfoot, wood floors are unrivaled. And

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Tips & Ideas for Creating Romance in Your Home

Tips & Ideas for Creating Romance in Your Home

Turn your own home into a romantic getaway this Valentine’s Day—or any day—with our tips and ideas to warm up every room and create cozy, inviting spaces throughout your house.   Romantic Getaway Contrasting textures can imbue your home’s bedroom with a romantic feeling. Here, chenille, satin and linen achieve

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Romantic Revival: Tips for Dramatic and Formal Dining Rooms

Romantic Revival: Tips for Dramatic and Formal Dining Rooms

There’s something romantic about homes with a formal dining room—they’re a key selling point for many home buyers. Perhaps it’s the thought of having a single room completely devoted to eating and entertaining, or the idea of enjoying a sit-down dinner with your family and friends. Whatever the reason, here

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Floor-Plan Solutions For Every Room

Floor-Plan Solutions For Every Room

Organizing furniture and laying out rooms in your new home can be surprisingly difficult. L-shaped living rooms, boxy dens, and areas with awkward cross traffic all add up to real decorating dilemmas. To help you maximize your home’s most complicated spaces, we’ve created several easy-to-follow floor plans. Check out the

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Small Bedroom Decorating: How-Tos, Tips, & Tricks

Small Bedroom Decorating: How-Tos, Tips, & Tricks

Are you working with tight square footage in your bedroom? Transform a snug space into a cozy and comfortable retreat with our best tips for embracing your small bedroom. These sophisticated small bedroom ideas are filled with helpful decorating techniques and clever storage solutions. Create a Focal Point Every room

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Color Your Home: 25 Easy & Economical Painting Tips

Color Your Home: 25 Easy & Economical Painting Tips

One of the easiest and most low-cost ways to update your home’s interior or exterior is a fresh coat of paint. A new color—or a simple touch-up of an existing hue—can undoubtedly enhance your home’s value and curb appeal. If you’re new to painting, or simply don’t know where to

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