How to decorate your walls without repainting

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Jan 21, 2015 9:30:00 AM

Whether you have a strict landlord or a tight budget, your wall-painting dreams cannot always come true. Renting a home or apartment may add flexibility to your life, but most rental agreements are rigid about preventing major changes to the unit. If you’re a renter itching for a chance to change those drab walls, don’t despair. Here are 5 quick and easy ways to decorate your walls.

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Topics: redecorating

Pattern play: how to add life to a room by mixing patterns

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Jan 20, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Layering prints is the most efficient way to recharge a room, but it's not always the easiest. No matter your style, mixing patterns is the secret to adding personality to your home. If your decorating habits shy away from prints, learn to mix like a pro with these inspiring tips.

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Topics: redecorating

Give your bedroom some glam

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Jan 19, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Your bedroom should be a place of retreat and relaxation, but don’t let that stop you from adding some charisma. It’s always a good time to think about updating your space and making it feel more like home. Follow these tips to glam up your room while still keeping it a peaceful place to catch some Zzz’s.

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Topics: bedroom

5 steps to beat the winter blues

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Jan 16, 2015 11:00:00 AM

In the dead of winter, cold and darkness are everywhere we go resulting in many suffering from the "winter blues". This is the perfect time to spruce up your interior décor and add light and life to your home. Wake up your home décor from hibernation with any or all of these 5 steps:

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Topics: home improvement

Oh So Pinteresting!

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Jan 15, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Pinterest is one of the best places to go for home décor inspiration. It's also a huge thief of your precious time. You can get lost for hours in the endless categories of ideas for everything under the sun. We’ve done the work for you and found some of the top home trends on Pinterest for 2014, as well as some predictions for 2015.

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Topics: 2015 trends

What's your DIY home decor resolution?

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Jan 14, 2015 9:00:00 AM

If your home décor goals were placed on the back-burner last year, 2015 is the perfect time for a resolution to revamp. We’re not talking a full home makeover here – just a few daring tweaks. Changing up your home’s look doesn’t have to be a long, drawn-out process. Check out these trends to help you get out of your home-decorating rut.

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Topics: home improvement

Declutter like a pro: 9 items to toss

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Jan 13, 2015 9:00:00 AM

It’s never a bad time to think about cleaning out your home, but how are you supposed to know what to get rid of? It can be difficult to part with an item when you think about that one day you might need it. Instead of spending hours agonizing over what to throw out, use this helpful guide and declutter your space like a pro.

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Topics: home improvement

5 home decor myths to throw out in 2015

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Jan 12, 2015 9:00:00 AM

We’ve all heard decorating rules such as “never paint a small room a dark color” or “never mix patterns.” Well, not anymore. 2015 is the time to throw out these home decor myths and be a bit bolder in your home decor options. Dare to defy these traditional rules and give yourself the freedom to decorate as you please.

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Topics: home decor

5 Exciting interior decorating trends for 2015

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Dec 31, 2014 9:00:00 AM

At the start of the new year, interior designers and decorators dive into new, cutting-edge trends. While you may not be able to incorporate all of these decorating trends into your home in 2015, we've created a list to help you decide which trends speak to you.

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Topics: 2015 trends

Room-by-room color trends for 2015

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Dec 30, 2014 9:00:00 AM

Do you have trouble deciding on a color scheme for your home décor? You’re not alone. We’ve created a guide to help you decide where your home needs updating in 2015. Take a look at these expert tips on the best color trends and combinations for each room in your home.

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Topics: 2015 trends