How long did it take you to find the last piece of furniture you bought? What if you could cut that time in half (at least)?
This post will show you how.
Before I started interior decorating professionally, it felt like I was on always on an endless search for whatever I envisioned in my [...]
Doesn’t it always seem like by the time you want something, it’s out of season for retailers? Like the swimsuit you need for vacation in February. Or the outdoor furniture and decor you want in July and August. It was in the stores back in April, wayyy before you even could enjoy the outdoors.
We spend a ridiculous amount of time thinking about the small decisions. In the grand scheme of life, what color you paint your walls is a very small decision. But many of us probably spend more time thinking about wall colors, then we did about choosing which college to go to.
There are lots of [...]
Most people wish they had more money for decorating. I would argue you can find more money in what you are already spending. A good place to start is making sure you love it before you buy it.
Buyer’s remorse, missing a return deadline, and ultimately living with things you bought, but don’t like is [...]
It doesn’t matter if you plan to hire a decorator or do-it-yourself, you can’t avoid knowing these 6 things.
There’s a dirty little secret most decorators and interior designers would never tell you. It’s what they really think about some of their clients.
When they put out their portfolio and hang up their shingle they [...]
You know the one. The project that isn’t just an idea in your head, it’s a half-done eyesore you’ve been putting up with forever. But for some reason it seems easier to ignore, then to finish.
You come up with every possible excuse. Some of them are pretty convincing. Meanwhile, you think about it a [...]
I know somewhere along the way someone told you it is rude to talk about money. Well, we are going to do it anyway. Because it’s important. Screw etiquette.
There is no simple answer to this question. It will vary greatly from household to household. But we all like a good rule of thumb, right?!
In his [...]
You walk into the Home improvement store with a swell in your chest knowing you finally picked the perfect paint color. As you near the paint counter, you wonder where the swatches went? Maybe they moved them? But they are no where to be found.
You were just dropping in, like many times before, on [...]
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