Tips for a Beautiful Fall Window Box Display

Tips for a Beautiful Fall Window Box Display
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If you already own a window box, make sure it’s in good shape before decorating it for fall. The most beautiful arrangement can only do so much if your window box needs repaired or replaced.

Need a new box? You can either DIY one yourself, buy a kit or purchase a complete box.

Window boxes come in a variety of styles and materials, such as wood, plastic, resin, and wood frames lined with coco fibers. Research the different types of window box materials to find the one that is right for you.

When picking your box, do the following:

  • ⬥ Measure your windows
  • ⬥ Ensure the box has drainage holes
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5 Steps to a Beautiful Faux Stained Glass Masterpiece

5 Steps to a Beautiful Faux Stained Glass Masterpiece
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If you love the look of stained glass, but not the price tag that’s attached to it, did you know that it’s possible to make faux stained glass with commonly available ingredients such as acrylic paint and glue?

You can use this technique for windows in your home and glass panels as well. It’s perfect to cover sidelights in entry halls, bathroom windows, and to hide walls and fences. 

Stained glass lets in sunlight, but hides unsightly things. It’s a perfect solution with endless possibilities and uses. As an alternative to the paint, you can use food coloring, but the result will be much less intense. 

While it’s possible to create stained glass with water colors, stick to acrylic paint if you want a vibrant, thick result.

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5 Convincing Reasons To Keep Backyard Chickens

5 Convincing Reasons To Keep Backyard Chickens

While the idea may seem a little crazy at first to those who are unfamiliar with it, keeping backyard chickens is quickly becoming a popular trend in the United States. With over 13 million Americans currently owning backyard chickens, it is clear to see that there are many positive reasons to keep these friendly chickens around the house. Here are five convincing reasons to keep backyard chickens:


How to Incorporate Gray Into Your Home

How to Incorporate Gray Into Your Home

When it comes to home design trends gray is the new black. This neutral tone is continuing to grow in popularity due to its ability to bring much needed color to any room. It can even be used as the base of a neutral color palette to give a home a modern look. Here are a few easy and affordable ways to give your home an on trend update with gray.