The first holiday season in your new home is a special time for creating memories. Decorating your house for the first time is an exciting part of the festivities, but it can also be stressful — particularly for your bank account.
After making a down payment on your new home — plus paying for a home inspection and other moving expenses amid high inflation — spending more money on holiday decor might seem unthinkable. And if you’re still shopping for a new home this holiday season, it can feel frivolous.
The fall season is one that design enthusiasts look forward to. Why? Because this is the time of year when all of their favorite paint manufacturers reveal their Color of the Year!
Benjamin Moore’s Raspberry Blush, a deep coral red with a hint of pink that is sure to give any space a newfound energy, is one of the new colors that have been announced for 2023.
We adore it so much that we couldn’t help but look closer.
This composite color, which is somewhere between a vivid coral, a burnt orange, and (appropriately) a raspberry pink, is dynamic and adaptable.
Your home is the one place in the world that you have the most control over, and thus it should be your oasis between the stresses and challenges life throws at you. However, many people struggle to figure out how to achieve that oasis—especially when so many of them have brought their work home to operate remotely. Here’s how to make your home a stress-free environment to help you achieve some serenity and tranquility.
Moving into a new home is the ultimate opportunity to start with a blank slate — especially when it comes to expressing your interior design style and creating a home you love.
But that blank slate can be overwhelming for many of us who aren’t sure what our design style is, or don’t have a lot of experience decorating.
Area rugs can add character to living rooms, and they are frequently more practical and adaptable than wall-to-wall carpeting.
However, there are a few things about sizing, colors, and patterns that you need to keep in mind if you’re going to choose one or two area rugs for your living room.