Lighten Up! Tips on Making Your Home Brighter

If you have a room in your home that feels dark or maybe not much light gets into the house as a whole, there are ways to lighten things up and get away from that feeling of being in a cave.  Sometimes, it can be a quick fix and in other situations it may require a little more effort and expense, but it can make a world of difference in the look and feel of your home.  We’re bringing you a few of the great tips from a Houzz article by Alison Hodgson, “So You Bought a Cave: 7 Ways …

7 Ways to Add Charm to Your New Home: Part 2

Welcome back to the second half of our article about adding character to your home!  Last week, Part 1 covered the first 3 elements that will instill a little charm into a newer home: adding wood floors, replacing  doors, casings and wood trim, and adding crown mouldings.  This week, we will share the last 4 tips that can transform your home from cookie-cutter to unique! French Doors These beautiful doors will definitely add charm to any room. They too require thinking ahead when it comes to window treatments, as you’ll need to decide if you’ll treat the door itself, or …