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Staging vs. Decorating: What's the Difference?
Unlike decorating, staging your home isn't about personal style — it's about creating ambiance and appeal for buyers
"nlike decorating, staging your home isn't about personal style — it's about creating... between decorating your home and staging it to sell. It can be hard to understand at... the kids room -KEEP THEM IN FUN COLOURS :) the only time i say paint a kids room is... dining rooms), backs of bookcases, and powder rooms. This article is somewhat general... staging and decorating. An immediate example is that when I'm decorating I tend to place..."
From Queasy Colors to Killer Tables: Your Worst Decorating Mistakes
"dumbest decorating decisions I’d ever made. More than 300 of you responded with your... fabulous! I decorated the rest of the room in cream and it was so sunny, I loved it. I... in the room you intend to paint. North facing rooms will reflect a colder bluer light... living room, hallway and bedroom, the bedroom and living room came out about 85% accurate... laundry room that also has my treadmill in it. I wanted the room to be "vibrant and..."
The Dumbest Decorating Decisions I’ve Ever Made
"in your room before having the room painted! Buy a pint and paint a large patch, not... area/family room, one for dining room. Both had a little space where the glass fit into... all the decorating magazines (and even books) to get ideas for our new home. The... read a decoration magazine that had shown Barbara Walters' dining room with the walls... dining room. It was the most awful color- the room appeared coated in blood. 15 years..."
Dumpster Decorating: Furnishing Your Home With Repurposed Pieces
"of her decor were fleeting, they were enough to tantalize me. Sort of bohemian chic... y bad idea, in my opinion! Fantastic article with some really great ideas to get... favorite rooms. Cheers! All 5 of the side tables in my living room are from estate... all your ideas! It certainly is fun decorating with found "Treasures". That old scale... flood of ideas that comes when I sit a create there! Love the fresh ideas. I repurposed..."
Is an Online Decorator Right for You?
For a professional look at a lower price and from the convenience of home, e-decorating may be the perfect solution
"home, e-decorating may be the perfect solution... "E-decorating" or "virtual decorating" allows clients to access a decorator from... wanting to decorate and improve our homes on our own. But what happens when things just... full-service decorator or interior designer is the right course; however, if the cost of... in-person decorator is out of reach, or if you simply want to have more control over... design, e-decorating can include everything from mood boards and floor plans to specific..."
Decorating 101: How to Shop for Furniture
Before you hit the stores, learn what furniture to get rid of, what to look for when buying, and how to avoid mistakes
"living room. I had been browsing Houzz on Sundays and had some idea what I wanted... plethora of idea presented in Houzz Good idea and very practical to make a floor plan and... living room, I will not be able to open the door." Next, you dismiss the idea of... All good ideas. Except for one. Don't road test anything, in any store. Do the right... remodeled each room (yes, this was a once in a lifetime adventure), then we shopped at Houzz..."
Game Rooms: Carve Out a Place for Fun
"dining room, loft, basement or guest room into a place for the kids (and you) to play... for game rooms; so are converted attics, bonus rooms and rarely-used guest bedrooms... living room or dining room into a kids' play space. These places don’t all have to... in that room, then think about ways of decorating to make it more fun. Here are some... as game rooms without necessarily looking like a kids’ space. Once you have a room..."
How to Design a Great Garden on a Sloped Lot
"Love this idea book especially the terraced steps but would someone create an idea book... landscaping ideas. msjayque, all these ideas apply to your situation as well. You have... Awesome idea.Really a garden decorated with Sloped Lot has unique speciality .Stone... Great idea!! I have tried the idea of container gardening for sloppy lots, but now... of the ideas. Houses below or partly below street level are common in hilly towns..."
Create a Place for Books
"ining Rooms, Living Rooms, Halls — Even TV Rooms Have Library Potential... every room in my home and must have places for them. Books add a warmth to a room... Great ideas all, but Daddy wants the Hollywood library with the hidden door, but... these ideas - especially the one with the spiral staircase! I have books in every... living room. I created the feeling of a foyer through the furniture placement but... giving a room a library feel is a wonderful way to approach decorating and to inspire..."
Tall Tales: Ideas for Two-Story Great Rooms
"Great Room Grand With Windows, Balconies, Art and Dramatic Ceilings... great room. Traditionally found in older homes, a great room is positioned in the... great rooms along with ideas and advice on how to turn such a large canvas into a... from a decorating standpoint. For those unfamiliar on how to tackle such a task, this... beautifully decorated great rooms. I think even a small house with a two story great room..."
5 Teen and Tween Girls' Rooms With Fresh-Faced Style
Youthful and light, these girls' bedrooms show an age-appropriate mix of playful spirit and design-savvy sophistication
"adult room. "It's about taking the time to understand what's important to them and... but the rooms below show that when they work together as a team, designers, parents... first room in this set. but my room was nowhere near is elegant as katie's design... their rooms. If a parent is spending money designing their child's room with thought... these rooms, and every room seems to be a collaborative effort. These are not small..."
Dare to Decorate With Colorful Upholstery
If a scarlet sofa or royal-blue recliner has your heart singing, here's help to make sure it hits the right notes
"into your decor, these eight tips are here to help.... living room that I love. The living room is open to the dining room. The dining room... youth room. When I was decorating my lady's office recently I so wished I had that... living room...they just make me smile! I like the idea of pairing the bold colored... our TV room. It's just the 2 of us and the room is small so we don't have any other... in the room. We also have 2 small red leather tub chairs in our living room. Our sofa..."
Step Away From the Wallpaper: Why Decorating Risks Are Overrated
"with your decorating choices, consider this your official excuse to let yourself off... about decorating. I have always "trusted my gut" when it comes to decorating so I... like a room all in one color. Right now, our great room has 5 hues, tones, and tints... all the decorating and re-decorating that I might have wanted...Instead I had to "make... always have ideas of what I like in style, but I've discovered that I can't make rooms..."
Budget Decorator: A Most Affordable Gallery Wall
"Genius idea! And a great idea for the calendar that's just too beautiful to recycle... inspiring idea book for sure! Here's another idea for some art....I recently made this... great idea from a decorating blog. I had 6 gorgeous photo prints from the Alexander... Wall decor Great idea book! I have many pictures I have collected over the years... commenters. Decorating on the cheap is essential to some of us, and these ideas make it..."
9 Dorm Room Classics Schooled in Grown-Up Style
Furniture, shelves and lighting from college years past make for high-grade interiors with a bright future
"of tiny rooms and stark, spare furniture that I remember from my own college days —... in our room.) But there's something to be said for the beloved staples of dorms... your dorm room? Now that I think of it, I don't think they'd been invented yet when I... we had room for were cardboard boxes under the beds. LOL Have you ever tried to lift... average dorm rooms. They ARE beautiful and look so comfortable, one might not want to graduate..."