Making Your Place Feel Like Home

When it comes to turning your house into a home, it isn't always easy to know where to start. After I purchased my first home, it still felt like someone else's space, which really put a damper on my ability to create a warm, welcoming environment. However, after collecting different things from around the world and learning how to create my own art, I was able to make the kinds of changes I needed to in order to make my place feel like home. I wanted to make a website all about creating a fun, imaginative space, so I started this blog. Check it out!

3 Different Types Of Fire Places To Consider

9 November 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Are you thinking about renovating or remodeling one or more rooms in your home? Have you considered adding a fire place or updating an existing one? A fire place can not only be an attractive addition to any given room; it can be a source of warmth and light. In addition, there are many different types of fire places besides the traditional wood-burning type that you may be most familiar with. Some other types that you may want to consider installing include: Read More …

Create An Eclectic Design In Your Great Room

4 October 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Are you lucky enough to have a home that includes a great room? Do you have a separate dining room, or is your dining area part of your great room? Do you use the great room for entertainment purposes? Since you have the blessing of extra space, an eclectic design is a great choice. From establishing different focal areas to choosing a cast stone fireplace mantel, here are some ideas on how to create an eclectic design for your great room. Read More …

Roofing Maintenance To Prevent Storm Damage And Protect Your Home

11 September 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

As storms become more frequent this autumn, make sure your home is prepared and can withstand any damage. Part of the maintenance that needs to be done to prepare for storm damage includes roof repairs and maintenance to prevent damage to your home. Here are some of the maintenance tasks that need to be done to prepare your home for the storm season this year: 1. Clearing Trees Away from Your Roof and Utility Lines Read More …

Décor Ideas For A Charming Front Porch

26 July 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Your porch provides the transition for guests between the outside and inside of your home. It can be a focal point that passersby see. A porch can also provide a quiet area for you to lounge and watch the world go by. Add charm and personality to your house's exterior with how you decorate your porch. Comfortable Seating If your plan is to enjoy sitting on your front porch, then comfortable seating is essential. Read More …

Awning’s Out: Now That The Sun’s Off, Will The Pests Come?

30 April 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you love the idea of having a retractable awning over your patio, but aren't sure if it will attract bees, wasps and other pests, the solution may be as simple as rearranging your flower beds and picking up after yourself. These quick tips can save you a sting or an itchy bite. Tip 1: Rearrange Patio Flowers Part of the appeal of sitting under a patio louver or awning is to sip your favorite beverage and gnosh on your favorite snack. Read More …

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Making Your Place Feel Like Home

When it comes to turning your house into a home, it isn't always easy to know where to start. After I purchased my first home, it still felt like someone else's space, which really put a damper on my ability to create a warm, welcoming environment. However, after collecting different things from around the world and learning how to create my own art, I was able to make the kinds of changes I needed to in order to make my place feel like home. I wanted to make a website all about creating a fun, imaginative space, so I started this blog. Check it out!

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