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  • Hearing Colors? Here’s What Colors to Choose in Your Home Based on Your Taste in Music

    Chromesthesia and home decor experiement

    ‘Hearing colors’ — I bet you’re all familiar with this expression already, but did you know that it’s actually a thing? It’s a rare neurological condition called chromesthesia, which affects roughly 1 in 3,000 people. For people with chromesthesia, listening to a certain genre or musical piece can automatically trigger different color visualizations associated with […] More

  • 5 Types Of Home Improvement Permits You Should Know About

    unique front door

    If you’re planning to make significant changes to your home — be it inside or to the exterior of the house — there’s a good chance you might need a building permit for that. I know, I know, that comes with paperwork and unplanned trips to submit said paperwork, but all that inconvenience is far […] More

  • 7 Common Household Water Leaks to Watch Out For

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    A water leak is one of the worst nightmares for a homeowner. Every year, a typical home can lose around 2,000 to 20,000 gallons of water due to leaks, leading to significant waste of water and money, making your home run less efficiently. And while some leaks are easy to discover, like dripping faucets and […] More

  • Why You Need Building Permits for Your Next Home Improvement Project

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    Are you looking at improving your house with simple renovations? Or maybe just trying to raise the value of your home?  Remember that before starting your next home improvement project, you need to get your home improvement permits first. The process might initially be cumbersome for those of you who hate dealing with paperwork, but […] More

  • How to Safely Light Artwork in Your Beautiful Home

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    You bought a beautiful piece of art for your wall, but it still feels like something is missing? Sometimes it is not enough to just hang a picture on the wall, and since regular lighting is not always so flattering, your artwork needs a boost. “There’s nothing better than a beautifully lit piece of art.” […] More

  • A Step-by-Step Guide to Buying a Property for Airbnb

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    Becoming an Airbnb host can be an excellent way to boost your income. Short-term rentals are the future of the industry, and the statistics indicate that more than 190 million people around the world use this particular platform.  Once you get to learn the laws and regulations specific for your location, you’ll be thrilled to […] More

  • Pergolas – A Pleasing Addition to Your Outdoor Living Space

    pergola outdoor living space design

    Your outdoor living space is a place where you should be able to relax, clear your mind and regain energy. This is the main reason why people who are lucky enough to have a backyard or front yard, invest heavily in beautifying them. You definitely don’t need to break your piggy bank to make this space […] More

  • How to Up-Style Your House in 2020 with Modern Roman Shades

    living room window treatment

    Looking to have a brighter workspace, welcome more privacy, or simply relax in a modern home that better suits your style? One of the best-kept secrets interior home designers go to when dressing up a home is using Roman Shades to give a “luxe” feel. Similar to regular window treatments, the goal of these shades […] More