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7 Big Ideas for Small Apartment Patios

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7 Big Ideas for Small Apartment Patios

 Apartment living encourages its inhabitants to make the most of limited space, both inside and out. Relaxation on your small balcony will become a big part of your day when you thoughtfully curate your outdoor furnishings to enhance the compact space. Use these seven apartment patio ideas to embellish an urban overlook fit for basking in the fresh air. Floor It Sprucing up the platform below your feet adds style without bulk. Interlocking deck tiles are a totally transformative yet harmless way to add texture and pattern to your foundation. Rugs are another low-impact way to add a personal touch...

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Cozy Patio Ideas for Any Space

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Cozy Patio Ideas for Any Space

 The afternoon sun gradually warms your skin as you curl up with a book on the balcony, followed by velvety nighttime air draping over your shoulders as friends gather for an evening soiree in the backyard. It is time, once again, to move your patio furniture out of its winter storage and into the limelight. Here are five tips for creating an outdoor sanctuary so cozy you’ll never want to leave. 1. Modular or Foldable Furniture The foundation of backyard relaxation starts with places to lounge. Modular patio furniture, such as Walker Edison’s 6-Piece Trinidad Modular Sectional, can be freely...

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5 Ways to Increase Natural Light in Your Home

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5 Ways to Increase Natural Light in Your Home

One of the seven elements of interior design is light, with natural light being Mother Nature’s generous contribution to our homes. Entire rooms can be optimized for harnessing the sun’s rays, making the area feel spacious, bright, and refreshing. Use these five ideas for capitalizing on natural light to take your space from feeling cramped and dim to airy and energized. 1. Light Colors Light-colored objects appear bright because they are quite literally reflecting most light wavelengths. A design color scheme that mainly features shades of white, soft grey, taupe, or pastels will bounce back their brilliance and fill the...

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Mother’s Day Gifts for Design-Savvy Moms

Mother’s Day Gifts for Design-Savvy Moms

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, we’re back to brainstorming gifts ideas for our fearless matriarchs. A great place to start is looking for ways to cater to her hobbies, and this one goes out to all the mother figures with an interest in home decorating. Whether design serves as a hobby or a profession, here are ten interior design-inspired gift ideas that will honor your mother and her creativity. 1. Pantone-inspired t-shirt PANTONE Graphic Tee Shirt by ByCMarieDesign - $16 2. Interior design magazine subscription Help your momma stay up-to-date with the design world. Consider a digital/print subscription...

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How to Embrace Sustainable Living Throughout Your Whole Home

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How to Embrace Sustainable Living Throughout Your Whole Home

With an influx of people opting to stay in over the last year due to the pandemic, the earth has shown signs of much-needed R&R, from clearer waters to purer air. However, simply staying home isn’t a long-term fix to ensure that we do our part on living sustainably. Green living can seem daunting and even trendy or overly-expensive, but with these useful and cost-friendly tips to embrace a more eco-conscious lifestyle, we can keep the sustainable-living momentum going within the walls of our own home, one small step at a time! In the Kitchen When it comes to the...

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