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Brightening a Space

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ANSWERED BY ASHLEY MECHAM • MAY 26, 2019

Hi Jvmelik,

I agree velvet curtains bring in a luxe feel to the space so I've found a few other options for you to keep the glamor but brighten up the space.

Consider opting fo...

Hi Jvmelik,

Choosing the right paint color can definetly be a grueling tast. However its very important to view paint in your actual space, because it can look diff...

Hi Laurie,

Painting a bedroom and an ensuite is a great way to keep a cohesive feel in the space, but that doesn't mean that it is the only way to create a cohesive feel! There a couple ways to break up the color of the space while continuing the flow throught the rooms.

You could opt for a...

Hi Christine,

You have a beautiful home, but if you tend to gravitate towards more warm accents, don't fight it go for it! The colors in your home have warm underto...

Hi Elizabeth,

It can be hard to determine which wall to accent in a space, but to help you decide I would suggest to wallpaper the wall you intend on placing the be...

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Hanging Light Fixtures

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ANSWERED BY ASHLEY MECHAM • MAY 11, 2019

Hi Julie,

Hanging lights should not be difficult but when you get into the specifics of it, it can seem overwhelming with all the suggested dimensions on how high, apart, and how many to hang.

But you've got the basic general sense of it. However one factor to take into consideration is the size of your island, becuase you have a long island, hangin...

Hi Shirley,

Window film is not a very comman use of window treatments, but I do understnad you want for privacy and comfort in your home. Window film does have some positive aspects like; privacy, cutting utility costs, filtering in natural light. The cons are; window manufacturers might void ...

Hi Teneal,

With the dark nature of the upholstered headboard and bench, I would actually suggest to go for a more warm toned paint for both the feature wall and oth...

Hi Maureen,

Paint can work wonders! So giving your cabinets a new look is a great way to do it affordably! If you want to keep your tile as is, a light or even dark...

Hi Amber,

Emerald green is such a great color, the deep tones bring in a rich and moody feel to the space so I can see why you love it. However I do also see why yo...

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