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Planning Your Master Bathroom

Spacious or gracious or both? That is one of the questions you might ask yourself when designing a new or remodeled master bathroom. Some people want a quiet refuge where they can luxuriate in a [...]

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Daring Dining Rooms

Dull dining rooms can turn a great meal into a humdrum time, but a daring dining room can make that boring dinner an exciting experience! If your tastes run to more traditional, maybe you can [...]

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Creative Kitchen Islands

If you want to be creative, there’s no better place than your kitchen island. It could be an interesting choice of materials (like hammered metal or glass), or a mix of different products like quartzite [...]

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A Touch of Turquoise… and Teal

These cheerful blue-green shades are a versatile classic that can work almost everywhere from the bathroom to the dining room. Turquoise stands strong on its own and plays well with a wide range of other [...]

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What’s Blooming in the DC Area?

It turns out upgrading your home landscaping could raise it’s overall value by up to 12 percent, according to research from Virginia Tech.  But what types of blossoms thrive in D.C.’s hot and humid summers? [...]

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Going Green as an Alternative

For so many homes, it is white, grays, and other neutrals that are most found in the wall colors and often in furniture too. But choosing a soft green alternative – be it mossy, sage, [...]

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Stunning Scandinavian Décor

Scandinavian décor is characterized by clean lines, simplicity, and functionality. Much of the the style is reflection of the long dark Nordic winters. The region’s inhospitable winter season requires its residents spend a lot of [...]

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Home Decor: Mixing Brights with Whites

Bold colors are a great way to add “pop” to a clean white background. So if your room has white walls and trim, you might consider bold accents with furniture, carpet, artwork, or even a [...]

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Luxury-Loving Master Bedroom Fireplaces

Baby it’s cold outside, and things are heating up in the bedroom. Especially when you have a beautiful fireplace to warm your nights. What a warm and welcoming way to turn your bedroom into a [...]

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10 Ways to Make Your Home More Efficient

We’re fortunate to be living in a time where technology and innovation are king. Between smart devices, apps, and more accessibility to solar power, there are tons of ways to live more efficiently. If all [...]

By |February 2nd, 2018|Concepts, Custom Homes, Design Trends, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Home Improvement, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on 10 Ways to Make Your Home More Efficient