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Your Guide to Thoughtful Last-Minute Gifts for the Home

Posted by Heather Shreve on December 19, 2023 in  Home Decor
The holiday season often includes the challenge of finding unique and personal gifts for your favorite people. But let’s face it, with all the holiday hustle and bustle, it’s easy to end up on the hunt for last-minute presents. But don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. These gifts for the home options combine comfort, practicality and style to bring that extra spark to your loved one’s living space. Kitchen Gadgets The kitchen is an excellent place to begin your search for last-mi... read more

Create Sparks with These 5 Fire Pit Options

Posted by Heather Shreve on October 10, 2023 in  Back Yard  Home Decor
With s’more season right around the corner, now is the perfect time to transform your outdoor space into a captivating oasis. Large or small, wood-burning or propane, a fire pit can make any gathering an enchanting evening soiree. To help you choose the best fire pit for your needs, here are five of today’s most popular options.Classic Stone If you are picturing large get-togethers with family and friends, roasting marshmallows and hot dogs, a traditional stone fire pit may be the optimal pic... read more

The Case for Repurposing Your Space

Tips for reimagining and breathing new life in underutilized spaces in your home.
Posted by Heather Shreve on February 14, 2023 in  Home Decor  Homeowner Tips
It’s almost criminal — leaving rooms in your home underutilized. While navigating the obstacle course of life, there are a host of reasonable factors that lead to this common home-functionality transgression. Now is the ideal moment to repurpose what you have and reinvent such spaces. A desirable feature of yesteryear, the formal dining room is now often deemed obsolete by many homeowners, who allow it to morph into an underused or wasted space. A contributing factor is the evolution of the kitchen into... read more
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Elegant Holiday Presence

Time to add sparkle and shine without waking up the neighborhood.
Posted by Heather Shreve on December 06, 2022 in  Home Decor
‘Tis the season to deck your halls and ring in the holidays with festive sophistication – and not necessarily with all the bells and whistles that come with it. There are subtle ways to sing the praises of the season and embrace its beauty while still maintaining an air of elegance and decorative flair. A Hue or Two – Begin by choosing a color theme and keeping it to one or two hues for a consistent, overall holiday presentation. Complement your current interior design colorway for a decidedl... read more
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6 Landscaping Trends That Can Help Increase the Value of Your Home

Sure, location is important, but the three Ls in real estate are landscaping, landscaping, and landscaping.
Posted by Heather Shreve on April 05, 2022 in  Going Green  Home Decor  Home Improvement
Sure, location is important, but the three Ls in real estate are landscaping, landscaping, and landscaping.Whether you’re thinking about putting your home on the market or just want to be prepared, you’re looking for the best possible price. A clean, fresh place with a comfortable vibe, both inside and out, draws prospective buyers. And since the first thing to catch their eye is your landscaping, that’s the place to start. Landscaping focuses on the lawn, trees, and plants in your yard, but ... read more
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