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Let's Put a Price on Art: Your Guide to Art Costs and Buying
We paint you a picture of what affects an artwork's price — plus a little-known way to take home what you love when it's beyond your budget
"to take home what you love when it's beyond your budget... artist). Buy art you love! Buy from an artist you can meet. Buy from an artist that... love and buy. And I see things in friends' homes that they love and have made part of... truly buy what I love. Also i only buy originals - something about the texture of... for your home.Your home should be a haven, comforting and nurturing. It should reflect... below... Buying what you love is always a good practice. The people who buy my paintings..."
A Beginner's Mini Guide to Buying Antiques
Experience the thrill of the hunt without ignorance ruining the spoils, with this guide to antiquing for novice buyers
"with this guide to antiquing for novice buyers... to your home but are not sure where to begin, this mini guide covers the basics, from... about buying antiques or are a seasoned antique lover, jump in and join the discussion... would buy art, rugs and jewelry. Close to home, estate auctions is where fine pieces... what to buy, but certainly let it guide you. If after obtaining all the answers to your... place to buy antiques and vintage. In my experience its way cheaper than Craigslist..."
Collect With Confidence: An Art-Buying Guide for Beginners
Don't let a lack of knowledge or limited funds keep you from the joy of owning art. This guide will put you on the collector's path
"This guide will put you on the collector's path... handy art-buying guide, including resources for collecting on a smaller budget.... what you buy, buy because you like or love, price depending. Do not expect anything... careful buying original art online. I got badly burned several weeks ago buying a piece... in it, buy a car without a test drive, or buy house paint based on what the color... forth and buy original art...artists need you and it will liven your life and home! Liesa:..."
Antiques Shopping? Let Love Guide Your Search
If discovering aged treasures is your passion, you’re not alone. Find a kindred spirit and his buying tips here
"Buying antiques is, for me, first and foremost a love affair. And as with any love... you are buying to have a collection buy the best you can afford. Better to buy one great... mantra. "Buy what you love". It also helps to buy from reputable dealers who will stand... you are buying to furnish be less selective but buy smartly. Now is a great time to... to buy as prices have dropped drastically in past 8-10 years. Go green and buy antiques..."
A Handy Guide to English Antiques
"Buying and owning old furniture is more fun and interesting when you know a little... bargain buy... Victorian & Edwardian furniture in my homes, and often pick up pieces... handy guide. For us Brits it's just as confusing. We don't all live in mansions full... am at home in France, the local Buffets are so wonderfully carved, & I was told that... elegant homes dotting the UK which were designed by various Adams family members, still..."
An Expat’s Guide to Making a Home Away From Home
How do you stay balanced when each foot is in a different culture? You take a stand where you hang your hat
"with our home culture. The following are ways an expat can use home design as a way... their home country, myself included, according to data gathered by Feedbacq, an... back "home" and these new finds help make our temporary home more of a home and... it is HOME! Paint and hang curtains and art. Buy local treasures and furniture... my new home here is a beautiful framed photo of my NC home to remind me and share..."
A First-Time Buyer’s Guide to Home Maintenance
"major home hassles, inefficiencies or unsightliness down the road... created this home maintenance guide for first-time owners. And don’t worry — most of these... the 11 home maintenance to-dos you’ll need to handle in the first year of buying a... n you buy your first house, you have a lot going on with moving in, perhaps buying... routine home maintenance, especially when you’ve never had to tackle these tasks before..."
Your Total Home Organizing and Decluttering Guide
Take it slow or be a speed demon — this room-by-room approach to organizing and storage will get your home in shape no matter how you roll
"get your home in shape no matter how you roll... your home is long gone. Take advantage of the new year and give your home a fresh... organizing guides from Houzz, room by room, to help you start off the year with a clean... bring them home. :) Thanks for the great ideas.... I especially like those home office... transitional homes, seniors homes and of course, schools. Teachers are always happy to have... "can't buy your way to happiness", you surely can buy your way to a misery in your..."
Your Home-Selling Guide for a Faster and Better Sale
Learn staging and curb appeal tricks, how to get the best photos and more in this roundup focusing on high-impact house-selling strategies
"way your home is appraised, viewed and valued. Check out our guides to learn how to... put your home on the market.... of your home? My home sold mid-2008 within 6 weeks, but more recently nice homes reasonably... their home. As someone who hopes to buy a home (someday), I would far rather have... small home by the Pacific Ocean!) *I sold my last home (1910 Craftsman w/wonderful... make our home the most attractive it could be? My sis and I sold our mother's home..."
Video Gift Guide: 43 Finds for a Festive Home Bar
Shake up a party-ready bar with gleaming accents, dashes of red and enough glasses for every lord a-leaping
Houzz Tour: Transparency Guides a Woodland Home
A midcentury gem's renovation brings in the light and the woods while respecting the original architecture
"is a home that respects the original architecture, embraces its wooded setting,... impeccable home. Wow! What a gorgeous home. I love everything about it...not too fussy... This home is like a piece of fine art & will stand the test of time; truly remarkable... beautiful homes I've ever seen. The amount of thought that went into its design and execution... The home's connection to the environment and use of nature's materials is superb..."
Pet-Proofing Your Home: A Room-by-Room Guide
Not all pet dangers are obvious. Keep furry friends safe and sound by handling all of these potential hazards
"in your home and garden? From the bathroom and laundry room to the office, kitchen... in our home. We returned home to find about 1000 pills - all bitten - covering the... away from home. Of course, they must be out of the crate when anybody is home and able... am not home. If I had left before we saw those fires, I would have come home to a... actually home alone - my elderly mother was at home with him (and my other dog). I have..."
My Houzz: Original Drawings Guide a Midcentury Gem's Reinvention
Architect's spec book in hand, a Washington couple lovingly re-creates their midcentury home with handmade furniture and thoughtful details
"midcentury home with handmade furniture and thoughtful details... midcentury home there. Designed by architect James Cowan in 1957, the house nodded to... heading back home to Seattle, the Faulkners vowed to relocate to Ellensburg if the house... of the home's original character remains. The couple was fortunate to get a complete... circa home depot! love this house, but it is not a home... it feels like if a magazine..."
Clear the Air: A Guide to Indoor Air Purifiers
Get the lowdown on highly efficient air filtration systems of all kinds — and which one actually makes indoor pollution worse
"quick guide to home air purifiers to figure out which are worth spending your hard-earned... inside your home — but with so many types of filtration systems on the market, and prices... love your home but have a **?@&&!%$ smoker as a neighbour, Asept-air. I read all the... keep your home's ambient air clean and makes the purifiers task much easier is. . .... people buy is made by Austin Air. Removing any and all carpeting is one of the best..."
Decorate With Intention: To Buy or Not to Buy
"your next home-decor purchase, ask yourself these 10 questions... what you buy and why. Join us as we delve into 10 key questions that will help determine... impulse buy. Great article, Laura! Great post! An excellent guide, Laura, thank you... tempted to buy that "darling, awesome, precious" whatever, I ask myself 2 questions: "Can... impulse buying habit. Life is so much easier when my surroundings are organized and..."