How to decorate the dining table for Thanksgiving, see these table settings!

Ready to embrace the fall season? See how these homeowners decorated for fall with centerpieces, using seasonal fruits and vegetables, and other fall foliage. These fall colors add a welcoming touch for the entire season, and can last through Thanksgiving day for your table decorating needs. This dining table arrangement is nice and low so guests can […]

How to update kitchen on a budget, 6 tips and photos for alternatives to a complete remodeling job.

If you think there’s no alternative to a kitchen remodel – think again! There are easier solutions for updating a kitchen, and much easier on the budget! A complete remodel can be time consuming, costly, (most people go way over budget) and a big inconvenience. Here are 6 tips for updating your kitchen on a budget. 1) If your upper […]

Best valance styles for kitchens, baths, and bedrooms

These are the best looking valance styles. They are unique, clean and simple, and have a timeless style.  These photos range from very easy to make (which you could sew & hang as a weekend project) to more complicated. If budget is key, notice that some valances are stapled to a 1 x 4 board, so you don’t have to purchase a […]

How to layout furniture in a long or large living room,

To layout the furniture in a long narrow room, know that their are several ways you can “trick the eye” so the room will feel wider. Do a sketch or to scale furniture layout – your back will thank you if you spend more time planning & less time moving furniture! 1) Create sections by adding fabric between […]