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Trending Kid’s Room Colors

Whether painting a nursery to bring home a newborn, play room, toddler room or transitioning your teenager’s room from child to trending teen themes, paint is the base for every project. When choosing a color scheme and design for any of these rooms you need to first discern if you are looking for color that can grow with your child or color that is unique to current age and trends that can easily be updated and changed as your child’s tastes change with age.

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Using Color to Affect Mood

Colors are scientifically proven to elicit an emotional response and can even be used as a stress management tool. Certain colors have been associated with psychological and even physiological responses by influencing mood, feelings, emotions and even increasing blood pressure

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How to Use Chalkboard Paint in Your Home

Chalkboard paint has become an increasingly popular interior painting design trend. This versatile trend brings practicality, artistry and unique interior design together with a modern look. A simple addition of chalkboard paint to a room can add personalized dynamic, style and even functionality to an otherwise bare, ordinary room. With increasing popularity, there are various and new exciting ideas that use chalkboard paint to make your home's interior come to life and stand out.

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9 Easy (and inexpensive) ways to upgrade your home interior design

Are you looking for tips to enhance your home interior design without taking too much time or money? Here are 9 ideas to update your interior design without breaking the bank. With the weather turning colder and the holidays fast approaching, we're spending more and more time indoors. This is one of the most popular times of the year for homeowners to put some time and effort into their interior design.

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8 Ideas to Update Your Kitchen on a Budget

All growing up, we were told that the kitchen was the heart of the home. It is where families and friends gather each day to indulge in conversation and meals together. As one of the most important rooms in the house, a kitchen's design has a huge impact on the feel of a home. But it can also be one of the most expensive rooms to redesign. That's why we put together these 8 ideas to update your kitchen on a budget.

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Thinking of painting your cabinets? Read this first.

We all already know that painting is one of the least expensive interior design tools that make the biggest impact on the look and feel of your interior. There's nowhere this is more true than in the kitchen!

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How to use interior design trends that won't go “out of style."

Every season, interior design experts are coming out with new qualifications for what's “in style." One day copper is huge, the next day gold is taking the center stage. For those of us who adore new design trends and stroll through the Nate Berkus aisle every time we go to Target just to see his new colors, textures, and patterns, we love the opportunity to bring a few pops of fresh style into our homes.

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7 Design Pinterest Boards you should follow TODAY

Every so often, we like to take our lunch browse the latest design trends on Pinterest. We love the inspiration, creativity, and most of all the beautiful photography. Take a look at some of our favorite inspiration design Pinterest boards:

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21 things only interior design junkies will understand

Are you as obsessed with home decor as we are? If you're as much of an interior design junkie as we are, you'll definitely understand these 21 things!

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Our Favorite Design Quotes

In our day-to-day interacting with designers, DIY-ers, home improvement enthusiasts, and those looking to make their homes sparkle, we run into beautiful thoughts and ideas about interior design. Each of these design quotes is inspirational to us, so we wanted to share with you!

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