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10 Tricks to Help Your Bathroom Sell Your House
As with the kitchen, the bathroom is always a high priority for home buyers. Here’s how to showcase your bathroom so it looks its best
"showcase your bathroom so it looks its best... transform your real-life, everyday bathroom into a five-star hotel experience that p... to make your bathroom sell your house" just sounds like your going to want to serve... that open your eyes to what can be done. You really need to make your house appealing... home when your home is being shown. Just don't stage your bathrooms....stage your entire... (6) If your towel/linen closet is in the bathroom, fold your towels as they would..."
Save Your Decor — Hide Your Media Stuff
When you tuck boxes, wires and speakers into walls and ceilings, all you'll notice is your favorite shows or music
"notice is your favorite shows or music... hiding your electronics, installing whole-house audio or completely wiring your house... solution to your home, like most major improvements, is something that can be simple or... From my house..... ldd8883, may I ask what hinge hardware you used for your sliding... comes to your living room. While the quality of your sound system may end up being... configure your new frame to hide your TV, obtain preview pictures, and a fully custom..."
Decorate With Intention: Love Your Kids and Keep Your Style
Don't resign your home to kiddie characters and endless vinyl. New options let you design for high style and real life
"resign your home to kiddie characters and endless vinyl. New options let you design... sudden your not-so-little one is clambering over the furniture and creating "art"... wall decor! Particularly in a steamy bath! xcljx: I would expect your leather sofa... all for decorating a house even with little kids! It can be done. Still looking for... strikes- you're- out quick swat on the fanny worked for her. The number one best rule..."
How to Decorate for the Holidays When Your Home Is for Sale
You can make your home appealing to potential buyers and still celebrate the season. Here are 7 tips to keep in mind
"can make your home appealing to potential buyers and still celebrate the season. Here... their house is on the market in November and December. Not true. You can celebrate... still make your home attractive to potential buyers. Here’s how.... to my house). There is a buyer for every house. Keep your decorations reasonable... selling your home or not. Keeping holiday decorations in theme with your current... from our decorations! The origin of decorating our houses in midwinter was to bring..."
Decorate With Intention: Could a Mission Statement Help Your House?
Identify your home's purpose and style to make everything from picking paint colors to buying a new home easier
"ntify your home's purpose and style to make everything from picking paint colors... can let your mission statement remind you of your priorities and vision for your home... statement for your home? Part style, part personal values, this short and sweet statement... about decorating and more. We will walk through eight self-exploratory steps, building... uniquely yours. So the next time you are waffling about a purchase, looking for a new..."
Decorating for Children: How Your House Can Support Creative Play
When you encourage kids to use their imagination, you help them learn problem solving, relationship building and creativity
"s for your child to play creatively and freely in your home.... provide your child with the opportunity for both kinds. Let's take a look at how... going to decorate/set that room up. You have given me a few things to think about. Thanks... fun to decorate. Allow the children to be creative and give their thoughts and ideas... and let your little Picassos have at it! You can peel it right off and put in another..."
Decorate With Intention: Let Your House Help You De-Stress
Break free of automatic TV time and learn how to really unwind and recharge with these easy ideas that don't cost a dime
"replenish your energy instead. Take these 12 tips to heart and add your own favorite... setting up your space with care and establishing a few simple new routines, you can choose... reach your destination, so you're not adding to the road rage. I trashed my TV over... you for your decoration Very good article. Half of suggestions I practice, other half... straighten house before I rush out the door if there's time; cook dinner when I've planned..."
Your "first meeting" with your house to be
"How was YOUR first meeting with your house to be? Share your stories (and photos!)... buy a house for almost two years. We saw hundreds of houses until we found "the one"... impact on your decision. For us- it was eventually the house's location and layout that... makes one house more attractive than the others? When you are dating a man, you usually... comes to houses, you usually have only a few times to see it before you commit to buy..."
13 Ways to Spiff Up Your Closet — and Your Dressing Routine
"these decorating, storage and dressing inspiration ideas... fits half your wardrobe, there are plenty of ways to make your closet a space that inspires... areas of your home while you are getting ready. Do you lay out clothes on the bed? Keep... jewelry on your dresser? Consider the best ways to organize and style all of these areas:... shoes on your feet, no purse to hold your personal items, no gloves, boots, or scarves..."
Light Your Patio, Extend Your Evening
Cast a magical spell on a summer night with decorative outdoor lighting as sleek or as rustic as you please
"night with decorative outdoor lighting as sleek or as rustic as you please... BUGS, UP YOUR NOSE BUGS, IN YOUR EARS BUGS, IN YOUR FOOD BUGS?? The worse of course... sharing your decorative lighting ideas! The fairy lights in the third and fourth photos... solution in your message: keep the lighting above your head to the minimum, and always... parties and house concerts. Here's another cool idea for using your old string lights..."
Embellish Your Stairway, Beautify Your Home
Too often staircases are left plain, when a little decorating can wake up the space and tie rooms together
"little decorating can wake up the space and tie rooms together... disruption. Decorate the passageway in your home and make it the ambassador of your theme... how to decorate your stairway and also make good use of it. More: What's Hiding... ignored when decorating. Since people fail to consider them, many stairways remain plain... continue the decorating theme in the stairway; otherwise the lack of décor will cause a..."
7 Tips to Sell Your Home Faster to a Younger Buyer
Draw today's home buyers by appealing to their tastes, with these guidelines from an expert decorator
"you put your home on the market to sell, you should know that the next owner will likely... about what your most likely buyer will want.... it for your $200k house but doubles your money and gets your house sold quickly for... marketing your house to really does depend on your neighborhood and the demographics... grease. Your house inspector is your best friend, choose him wisely, stick with him during... outdated decor throughout the house. From day one we started updating the house with..."
Give Your Home a History by Telling Your Story
Share your family's epic saga — or even just kiddie doodles — for a home that's personal, meaningful and inspiring
"Share your family's epic saga — or even just kiddie doodles — for a home that's personal... how well your home tells your story. Successful design inspires curiosity and makes... makes your family and guests feel nurtured. It makes them want to say, "Because I've been... items from your family’s history — furniture, textiles, art, even everyday objects — in... in your interior design. Don’t just think a hundred years ago (although it's wonderful..."
Paint Your Bookcases to Transform Your Room
Give your shelves some color for a whole new look. Here are 10 examples, from subtle to bold, and some styling tips to try
"Give your shelves some color for a whole new look. Here are 10 examples, from subtle... look of your shelving — and your entire room. Here are five ways to use paint to transform... transform your shelves, plus styling tips to make the most of your shelves’ new look... treat your bookshelves to a colorful makeover? A fresh lick of paint, whether bold... choices by a decorator--sorry, decorators). Both books and artifacts make a room look lived-in..."
Keep Your Collectibles (Without Losing Your Sanity)
"Display Your Finds With Wit and Style... inch of your home. So how to contain your collectibles? Follow these tips to keep your... beauty of your finds. On the other hand, the hazards are just as real: What starts as... your assemblage more home-friendly, less "Hoarders."... to her house I'll need to remember not to grab a cushion to lean against.) Woah, Kate... estate for your collection. Not only do they keep your objets on view, they free up tabletops..."