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How to Hang Pictures Gallery Style: Tips and Layouts for Hanging Picture Collections

Are you stressing about hanging your collection of family photos or special artwork because you’re afraid to make a mess of your walls trying to find the right place for the picture hanging hooks? Are you wondering how to arrange your pictures so they look as nice as the collections in decor magazines and galleries […]

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Junk Style Decorating: Eclectic Uses for Architectural Salvage and Cast-Offs

Junking is all the rage and a perfect way to recycle. Dumpsters, flea markets, yard sales, auctions and church bazaars are great places to look for the kitch and funky items a decorator and collector desires. Repairing and re-using these items to suit her taste is a satisfying way to add some style to her […]

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Hanging Wallpaper Made Easy: DIY Home Decor Using Wall Coverings and Decorative Borders

Hanging Wallpaper Made Easy: DIY Home Decor Using Wall Coverings and Decorative Borders

There are actually two things that the information in this article will help with – hanging wallpaper and installing decorative borders. Borders are usually installed at the top of the walls. They set off the room without the expense of installing crown molding. They’re also great for decorating baby’s nursery room; they help develop the […]

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Decorating with Less: How to Have a Beautiful House with a Small Budget

A beautiful house does not have to mean a mansion filled with expensive furniture. It can mean a cozy cottage, an enigmatic loft, a flat with a fun personality. The key to a beautiful home is that it reflects the unique personalities of those who live there. Open It Up This is not the Victorian […]

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Streamline, Organize, Customize a Bedroom Closet for Simple Living

Simple Closet Organization: Streamline, Organize, Customize a Bedroom Closet for Simple Living

The bedroom closet is sometimes the last stand in reorganizing and simplifying a home. Yet it’s one of the most used areas of a house and should be first in efficiency. Simple closet organization can make a big difference in a daily routine. Many people have bedroom closets they’d never dream of letting anyone else […]

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