Fall Porch Ideas: 5 Ways to Add Fall Color to the Porch & Garden

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BHG Fall Porch Ideas Are you chomping at the bit like I am to embrace all the gorgeous colors of fall? Here are some fresh and fun fall porch ideas and inspiration pictures for bringing fall color to your porch and garden. They are sure to get … ** Read more **

Don’t be Afraid to let Backdrops Steal the Show


BHG O ften I have talked about walls being the backdrop to a room and letting the furniture and accessories be the main event. Yet, sometimes the backdrop sets the stage and almost steals the show. I happened to run across a few rooms that had … ** Read more **

3 Summer Spaces To Inspire

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BH&G Wouldn't you like to have lunch on that screened porch? I bet it is cool and comfortable! Inviting outdoor rooms inspire you to venture out on a nice cool summer evening or lovely summer day to enjoy the ambience. I love the … ** Read more **

Happy Memory Triggers


Better Homes & Gardens   E very summer when I was in high school two favorite of my ice creams were Daiquiri Ice or Chocolate Chip Mint. Not at the same time. Somehow when I saw this room, I was instantly transported back to those … ** Read more **

Using Dark Paint Colors to Add Contrast and Personality to Your Decor!

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Homes & Gardens via House to Home I love contrasts and touches of deep paint colors in decorating! I know many people are into monochromatic paint schemes, and using all light tones for a softer airier look. But I really love the dramatic effect … ** Read more **

Never Paint a Piano Yellow

yellow piano

Yellow piano from Bake @ 350, yes, she must be a wild woman. Yellow Piano Never paint a piano yellow, "they" would probably say. Unless you are a wild woman. Painting a piano yellow means living life on the edge. It is dangerous. … ** Read more **