How to Choose the Right Flooring for Your Home

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Home: It’s where the heart is, and also your busy, active family, some pets, and all the messes these humans and animals bring with them. Or maybe your home is a little quieter, but it’s still the place where you occasionally drop a glass of red wine. Regardless of who, or what, lives in your…

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Carpet Trends to Follow

Carpet Trends to Follow

Hardwood floors may have been gracing the covers of decor magazines for the last few years, but it is time, once again, to embrace carpeting. Those looking for a plusher, warmer floor covering will be happy to find that new carpet technologies are making it more durable and softer than ever before. Many people are…

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Spring Cleaning Tips for Gorgeous Floors

Spring Cleaning Tips for Gorgeous Floors

Spring may have already sprung in your part of the world, but if not, it is just around the corner. That means it is time for spring cleaning. Sprucing up the inside of the home is a great way to welcome the warmer weather. It is the ideal time to fling open the windows, give…

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Carpet Trends for a New Year

Carpet Trends for a New Year

2019 is bringing in a whole new crop of design trends when it comes to home decor. The days when you simply chose a neutral carpet color and put it down wall-to-wall are gone. Now there are so many options that carpet is one of the decorating choices that can add color, style, and flair…

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The In’s and Out’s of Area Rugs

If you don’t have carpeting in your home, an area rug can be a good alternative. They are easy to clean and change out when you want to redecorate. However, before you run out and buy an area rug for your living room or den, you may want to read these rug decorating strategies. Area…

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Unique Uses for Area Rugs

Unique Uses for Area Rugs

Around a year ago, we encouraged our regular readers to ignore the rules about area rugs when purchasing one or more for their homes. At that time, we focused in on the many strict and rigid rules or guidelines that interior decorators had long insisted on when using area rugs in a home or other…

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How to Choose the Right Carpet for Your Needs

How to Choose the Right Carpet for Your Needs

Carpet – it seems like such a simple thing. You visit a showroom, look at a few samples, compare prices, and then pay to have it installed. That’s all there is to it, right? Well, not really. The situation’s actually a bit more complicated. There are many different types of carpet out there, not to…

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Tips for Using Area Rugs

If you ask experts in interior design, they’ll usually say that area rugs are an ideal alternative to more traditional flooring options, particularly wall-to-wall carpeting. There are a few reasons they’ll suggest area rugs rather than classic carpeting, including that it is easier to change the look of a room if you dislike the effect…

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6 Top Flooring Trends in 2018

6 Top Flooring Trends in 2018

It might seem that flooring would not be something that experienced trends. After all, new flooring can be a major project in a home or other space, and one that comes at a significant cost. Yet, experts agree that one of the best ways to boost a home’s value, esthetics, and even efficiency is to…

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