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Interesting House Exterior Designs for Split Level Buildings

Split level design for homes offers an economical use of the plot and the right design of your exterior can change the overall look and utility of your house. This is the reason why most of the people look forward to remodeling their split level exterior in the process of refurbishing their houses. However if […]

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Interesting Home Exterior Designs for Colonial Style Homes

The Form and Structure of Colonial Homes  Started sometime during the late 1600s the Colonial style of homes are derived from a style that is essentially traditional English in form. Usually of two stories height and a simple rectangular shape, the colonial homes were earlier built on a one room per floor structure. This form […]

Color Combination Ideas for Home Exterior

Some Terrific Color Combination Ideas for Home Exterior

A lot of people pay much attention to decorating, designing and painting the interior of the house but forget to focus on the exterior. It is important to know that the exterior of your home is as important as the interior, in fact is more important as far as creating an impression on the onlookers […]

Rustic Feel

Summer Patio Design – Rustic, Classy or Simply Practical

The patio is probably the most comfortable place to spend summer evenings. During hot summer days and cool summer nights the patio becomes the lovely haven where you can relax and entertain guests. All these being considered, designing the space so it will look amazing is the right way to go. Rustic Feel In case […]

Hanging Lanterns

Best Outdoor Christmas Lights Decoration

The majority of the homeowners believe that it doesn’t really matter in what way they add the Christmas lights to their home because they will look good either way. The truth is that there is more to decorating your home than meets the eye: you can create something ordinary or something absolutely extraordinary. Hanging Lanterns […]

Backyard Ideas for Kids

Backyard Ideas for Kids

People often buy a house with a large backyard so that their children will have space for playing. If this is your case you might be interested in backyard ideas for kids. There are a lot of ideas that you could choose from and this is something that you should discuss with your child as well. […]

Cool Outdoor Shower Idea for Hot Summer Days

Cool Outdoor Shower Idea for Hot Summer Days

The truth is that not all people dream about having an outdoor shower. However, those living in warm climate areas should give the idea a shot. A shower may turn out to be useful on those hot summer days. A niche in the wall If you have a shower niche you can be sure that […]

Shimmering Lanterns

10 Lantern Types to Illuminate Your Outdoors

Lanterns have been a source of light from the ancient times. Even to this day they continue to adorn our abodes. Here are 10 lantern types you can choose from to illuminate to your outdoors. 1. Shimmering Lanterns Antique barbed glass lanterns are a rage these days especially in the patio decoration models. They can […]

4 Best Decorative Accents for Home Exterior

4 Best Decorative Accents for Home Exterior

When looking for decorative elements for your home you shouldn’t forget about the decorative accents for home exterior. The small details like mantels, shutters, door surroundings, moldings, gable vents and mounting blocks will add the finishing touches that all homes need. 1. Louvered shutters It doesn’t really matter whether your home is made of stone, brick, […]

Building a Summer Fire Pit! Learn All About It

Building a Summer Fire Pit! Learn All About It

One of the trendiest features of a garden at the moment is the fire pit. This is great for the chilly summer nights when you can sit on a chair besides the fire to warm up and maybe also melt some marshmallows.  Such activities can improve your idea of quality family time. Lay the blocks […]