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Is It a Good Idea to Sell Your House Furnished?

Consider these 5 factors when you are selling your house. Weigh the pros and cons of selling a house furnished vs. unfurnished
Posted by Brianna Corey on April 03, 2017 in  Home Decor  Selling Your Home
Is It a Good Idea to Sell Your House Furnished? Consider these 5 factors when you are selling your house. Weigh the pros and cons of selling a house furnished vs. unfurnished. SHARON LEE Selling your home with all, or most of your furniture, could be a great way to transition to a new place. If you are looking to start with a clean slate in your next home, it’s a great way to part ways with your existing furnishings without holding a separate contents sale. The viability of selling your house and... read more
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The ABCs of Smart Home Technology

Don’t know where to start with smart home technology and devices? We've got you covered
Posted by Brianna Corey on March 27, 2017 in  Home Decor  Smart Home Technology
The ABCs of Smart Home Technology Don’t know where to start with smart home technology and devices? We’ve compiled an A-to-Z dictionary to help guide you to pro status. ATHENA SNOW Is 2017 the year you make your home smart? It might seem like a large undertaking, but today’s smart home products are easier than ever to install and use. We’ve compiled an A-Z guide to smart home technology, buzzwords and trends below: A is for Automation – Dreaming of a ‘Jetsons&r... read more
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Top 5 Easy Houseplants You’ll Grow to Love

Decorating your home with indoor plants is affordable and stress-free
Posted by Brianna Corey on March 24, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Home Decor
Top 5 Easy Houseplants You’ll Grow to Love Decorating your home with indoor plants is affordable and stress-free. Here are five ideas on how to incorporate low-maintenance houseplants to your interior decor. SHARON LEE Add a touch of green to your home. Indoor plants brighten up any room and they can also help purify the air in your home. Here are five low maintenance houseplants and instructions on how to grow and take care of them—no green thumbs required! 1. English IvyCa... read more
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Home Feeling Cramped? Look Up!

Storage can be beautiful! Take a look at these decorative ideas that will free up living space
Posted by Brianna Corey on March 18, 2017 in  Home Decor  Organization  Storage
Home Feeling Cramped? Look Up! Storage can be beautiful! Take a look at these decorative ideas that will free up living space. LINDSAY LISTANSKI By Lea Schneider When there just doesn’t seem to be enough room for the things you own, there is only one thing to do – go vertical. Going vertical is one of my professional organizer’s tricks for finding more storage. However, not every room can handle another tall piece of furniture. In that case, the solution is to use wall shelves. De... read more
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The Ultimate Guide to Spring Cleaning

We’ve rounded up some of our best tips and tricks to make spring cleaning a breeze
Posted by Brianna Corey on March 14, 2017 in  Cleaning  Home Decor  Living in the Northwest  Organization
The Ultimate Guide to Spring Cleaning Whether you’re a seasoned pro or looking for a little inspiration on where to begin, we’ve rounded up some of our best tips and tricks to make spring cleaning a breeze. VICTORIA KEICHINGER The weather is warming. Spring is almost here! While that means that flowers and BBQs and summer break are around the corner, it also means that your home is probably due for some spring cleaning. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or looking for a little inspir... read more
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