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Kitchen During Remodel

Remodeling Without Unnecessary Stress

Sure, we all know remodeling one’s home is a daunting task, but with the help of a professional designer and a team of experienced contractors, the job can progress without turning into the nightmare many homeowners have come to dread. In fact, it can even be fun! Emily and her husband, Jim, had lived in a very small house in […]

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Candles

10 Household Tips – From Storage to Candle Care to Florals

1. Remove water rings on wood tables by mixing equal amounts of mayonnaise and ashes. Make a paste, then take a soft cloth and rub gently in the direction of the wood grain. NOTE: This may not work if the stain is very old. 2. Store electrical cords in empty toilet paper rolls. 3. Wash and dry good carving knives […]

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Home Sketch

Inspiration for Designing a Home You Love

The inspiration for decorating a home can come from any number of sources: Perhaps a hotel you stayed in — a home you visited — a photograph that caught your eye in a book or magazine — a color combination that appealed to your senses. I begin every project with a focal point such as a fireplace or a window […]

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How To Organize Your Home

A common complaint amongst my clients is too much clutter. So what’s causing this problem that seems to plague so many people and, more importantly, what’s the solution? Here’s my take on organization: People often just toss things in their closets and garages without any sense of order or design. Before long, it all piles up, and it becomes impossible to find […]

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