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When it comes to style, safety and sustainability—what are the best choices for your floors? Heidi Steele, founder of Surface Resources and an expert who helps designers and homeowners determine the best flooring materials for their needs, rec…

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Any home built in the past five to 10 years, likely has this color or some similar shade of it covering the walls inside. The greige color has been the go-to choice of the last few years. And while there are still plenty of fans to this all-aroun…

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The latest design trends may feel familiar. Home design has a tendency to do that—borrowing from the past and putting a modern spin on it. Here are five trends to watch. Blonde hardwood flooring Darker wood tones were all the rage, but n…

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Upgrade your home smartly to add value that buyers may one day be willing to pay extra for. These upgrades can be as simple as adding a faucet pot filler to your kitchen's cooktop or even swapping out your countertops for quartz, according to a new …

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You probably have heard about staging a home to better you chances of selling. Usually that includes fluffing pillows, repositioning furniture, and making your home shine. But how about staging your dog to attract home buyers? Dogs have a long hist…

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