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Blog: Design & Decor

Win at Hosting Holiday Houseguests

Are you planning to host overnight guests this holiday season? Whether it’s for one day or an entire week, there are many steps you can take to make sure your home is at its best. Find out how to put your guests at ease with these tips for a stress-free stay.

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Posted on November 25, 2019

Craft the Perfect Farmhouse Tablescape with These Must-Have Elements

This season, bring some character to your dining spread with a unique and beautiful Farmhouse tablescape. Combining natural elements like wood and jute with industrial galvanized steel will add the perfect touch to your next holiday dinner. Show guests how much they matter and elevate your hosting experience with a well-planned and cohesive table.

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Posted on November 18, 2019

10 Simple Ways to Get Your Home Ready for the Holidays

Between the airport pickups, family gatherings and sky high expectations it’s no surprise that the holidays can be a stressful time! But this year we’d like to change that. Before the friends and relatives fill your house with festive cheer, check out our tips to simplify and streamline your prep for a successful holiday season.

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Posted on November 11, 2019

Use Your Seasonal Personality to Pick Your Perfect Floor

Through the ages color has been used to shape the atmosphere of a space. From feelings of comfort and safety, to excitement, hunger and calm - colors emphasis mood and tone exponentially. That’s why designers rely on them so heavily when setting the stage of a new room. Color theory helps us determine which shade will complement our space, as well as who might be attracted to it. Color theory also tells us that people react differently to a room based on their personal preferences. Many times, they can be broken down into seasonal personalities. Find out how your seasonal personality translates to the perfect palette with our helpful guide.

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Posted on November 04, 2019

Weather Winter in Style: How to Keep Your Floors Looking New Through the Seasons

A little planning can go a long way when it comes to keeping your home looking its best. No matter what kind of weather you may be facing this season, plan to help your home stay in shape through the holidays and beyond. Check out our top five tips for keeping your floor looking great through the rain, sleet and snow.

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Posted on October 28, 2019

Real Clean Floors

Wood floors are awesome. Keeping them awesome, like it or not, takes a little TLC. Fortunately, it takes much less time and effort than it used to. Nevertheless, when you put the work into caring for your wood floor, you want the biggest bang for your buck, right? For the best solution for owners and users of beautiful floors, Real Wood Floors developed their own line of cleaning products.

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Posted on October 28, 2019

Home Decorating: Repurposing vs. Buying New

When it comes to home renovation, it can be tempting to buy everything new. But with so many options to upcycle and repurpose don’t think it’s the only way to source materials. Find out what to buy new, reuse or recycle for your next big project.

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Posted on October 21, 2019

The Best Pet Friendly Materials for Your Home

These days, pets are part of the family. It is no surprise that designers are relying on sensible solutions to make home decor more animal-friendly. Using durable fabrics, stain resistant furniture and long-lasting materials, watch as we pair substance with style to make your home a welcome retreat for humans and furry four-legged friends alike.

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Posted on October 14, 2019

Find Your Center and Feng Shui Your Home

The Chinese philosophy of Feng Shui has been in practice for nearly 5,000 years. It focuses on balancing the five elements of wood, earth, wind, fire and water to create an environment of abundance and peace. By using these principles to direct the flow of energy or “chi” through a space, practitioners hope to balance opposing yin and yang forces into perfect harmony. There are many simple practices to add aspects of Feng Shui to your home, so join us as we explore the five different elements and find out how to effectively integrate them into your space.

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Posted on October 08, 2019

Six Ways to Identify High Quality Furniture

Trying to keep up with changing trends can feel like a rat race. It’s terribly tempting to choose pieces that will look good now but promise little in terms of longevity. When it comes to furniture, prioritizing quality construction will always give you the best return on your investment. Follow our advice and we’ll show you how to choose high-quality pieces that will give you a classic style that will last far beyond a single season.

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Posted on September 30, 2019