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Design Trends You’ll See Everywhere This Year

Interior Design has a Fresh New Look   After years of subtle trend changes, this year's style gets a complete makeover. Spaces are being lightened, softened, and eclectic merging of styles encouraged. If you’re ready for a change, the good news is almost anything...

Stay Focused on Your Housing Goals

  Buyers and Sellers – Stay Focused on Your Goal   Buying or selling a home can be stressful, even in normal times. Right now, when the housing market is moving at a frenetic pace, both buyers and sellers are making quick decisions and are feeling extreme pressure. As...

How to Add Interest to Your Garden

  Tasteful Yard Decor   We’ve all seen the wrong way to add “art” to a yard; pink flamingos, cement deer, and colorful gnomes are all examples of what NOT to do. Yet adding interesting sculptures, fountains, pots, or art is a great way to add detail and enhance your...

Barn Doors – Is the Trend Over?

  Are Barn Doors Still In?   For the past several years, it seems every design magazine or home décor center featured barn doors. These doors offered a warm, rustic charm to the space and offered a focal point for the home. As time went by, however, many designers and...

Interior Design Tips for Your Bedroom

  Bedroom Interior Design Tips   Everyone can agree that 2020 was a very difficult year; the pandemic forced us all to spend more time in our homes than ever before. This renewed focus on our living space resulted in a new appreciation of the way our surroundings...

Buying Homes Near the Water

  Buying in a Flood Zone?   It can be disturbing to realize that the beautiful home you’ve fallen in love with is in a flood zone. While it’s not necessarily a deal-breaker, there are some serious considerations to understand before moving...

Houseplants: How Many is too Many?

10 Signs You Have Too Many Houseplants   A somewhat unexpected trend this past year has been an increased interest in owning houseplants. Decades ago, our parents’ homes were filled with pots of ferns, flowers, and even trees. This décor element is back! No longer are...

Fresh Eclectic Design Trends

Fresh & Eclectic Design Trends for 2021 Recent interior design trends have focused on one primary era or design scheme. Mid-century modern furniture and accents have dominated the magazine covers and home shows as decorators have worked with their clients to bring...

Selling an Outdated House?

Can You Sell an Outdated House?   It seems that everywhere you turn there are companies who advertise buying ugly houses. These messages offer to quickly buy any house, regardless of the condition. The problem is that their offers are often significantly below market...

Buying a Home Together?

Things to Consider before Buying a Home Together   It used to be that couples first got married, and then bought a home together. No more! Modern couples no longer consider marriage a prerequisite for buying a home together. Buying a property together can complicate...