Monthly Archives: April 2018

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Trend Alert: Dark-Paned Windows

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Source Black-paned windows are IN! Just a little touch of dark paint can add serious drama and style to your space or home. Whether you’re looking for something modern and show-stopping or traditional and elegant, black-paned windows can be a great addition to your space. The reasons for their popularity are ten-fold. Black is a […]

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Eameses Influence

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Source Charles and Bernice “Ray” Eames were the ultimate designer power couple. Together, they created a revolutionary change in furniture design. Charles, an architect trained at Washington University at St. Louis, moved to Michigan in 1938 to become a teacher and head of the industrial design department Cranbrook Academy of Art. It was there that […]

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Small Pools for any Backyard

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Source Take a seat, there’s no better way to beat the heat,                    than dipping your feet in the pool We’ve pulled away the wool, soon there’ll be no school,                    the days are no longer cool,        […]

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Industry Ed with Richard: Beaded, Shiplap, Flush, and Chamfered Boards

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Today, I thought it would be a good idea to talk about the different types of wood plank paneling clients are requesting in their homes. Joanna and Chip Gaines of Fixer Upper are largely responsible for the current popularity of wood plank paneling, although it has existed for many years. There are four main types of […]

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Rug Sizes, Placements, & Positions

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Source  The toughest part of picking a rug is figuring out the size you need. There are a few conventional rules that most people follow. It is important to consider the scale of your room and the placement of furniture around the rug. When in doubt, a great rule of thumb is bigger is better. World […]

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