Tagged: home living

Five Red Flags to Watch for When Looking for a New Home

Five Red Flags to Watch for When Looking for a New Home

Have you recently made the decision that you are ready to start shopping for a new home? Whether it is your first home or you’re just looking to relocate, it is a very exciting decision to make. With that said it’s pretty easy to get caught up in all that excitement and be wowed by the looks of the various homes you walk through. Before you go making an offer though, there are some red flags that you should be aware of and watch out for during your house hunt.One of the best ways to avoid missing these red flags...

More

How to Make Your New House Feel Like a Home

Yellow Living Room Couch

Is It Time to Move In? Don’t Miss These Four Quick Steps for How to Make Your New House Feel Like a Home Have you recently moved into a new house and it’s just not feeling homey enough? With any new property, you have to get to know your home over time. But that doesn’t mean you can’t do a few simple things to bring that comfort and peace into your new personal space. This is your new home, after all, and you should feel comfortable! If you are ready to make your new house feel like a home, then...

More

5 Great Uses for Carports

5 Great Uses for Carports

Carports are an affordable structure that provides shelter for specified outdoor areas and can be used for much more than a car. Below are five of the best ideas to get real value out of your carport. Protecting Vehicles Keeping cars, trucks and other vehicles protected from heavy rains, hail, falling tree limbs, and other debris are one of the more common uses of carports. Not every home has an existing garage, which makes a carport an essential item in areas that are prone to storms. Adding a carport is an affordable way to increase covered space when there is...

More

Finding a New Place and How We Dealt With It

vintage style living room

When people change places, they are faced with the dilemma of decorating it. We all have our preference in what style to choose, in the theme to use and the furniture that works for us. Our family faced the same challenges when we went to a new place after living in our former residences for more than 10 years. It was a hard decision but it was a new start for us. And by that, we have more choices to make in making our new house our own. Interior New place. New perspective. Since we are starting with a bare...

More

Living Room Decoration

White Minimalist Living Room

The living room is probably the most popular space in a house. This is where you let your visitors stay, spend time together with your family, and play with your friends. For one, I spend a lot of time in the living room when I read novels. That is why I know how important it is for this area to have a good ambiance and make it homey. There are different ways to achieve this look for your living room. Here are some helpful ideas to help you start. Good Lighting Like many people who love reading, a good lighting...

More