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Casual and calm modern bedrooms

Casual and calm modern bedrooms

Casual and calm modern bedrooms. You can’t decorate your way to a good night’s sleep. In other words, if you’re looking for a calm, relaxing bedroom — ideal for a restful night — you don’t want the space dripping with ornate decor, busy patterns or eye-opening color....

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Colors in our homes and businesses

Colors in our homes and businesses

Colors in our homes and businesses can have a large influence on our daily lives.  For example, blue is a peaceful and soothing color and is linked with spirituality, contemplation, mystery and patience.  Its positive associations are trust, faithfulness and...

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Color trends for 2018

Color trends for 2018

The color trends for 2018 show that Warm grays with rich, earthy shades will edge out cooler neutrals for a more sumptuous look. There is a move toward warm grays and rich, earthy shades of camel, rust, tobacco and brown-blacks.

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Energy consumption

Energy consumption

Most of us can’t imagine blocking what little light we get into our homes, but the sun exposure all day can literally cost us a lot of money. Did you hear about the Net Zero concept? W It means that a building produces as much energy as it uses over the course of a...

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Make your spaces more usable

Make your spaces more usable

While motorized window treatments can’t actually make your home larger, they can make all the spaces in your home more useable. This is perhaps even more valuable! A living room that doubles as a home theater? A bedroom that is light tight at night but lets the sun in...

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Using the sun to warm your home

Using the sun to warm your home

It may feel counterintuitive to draw the shades on a gorgeous summer afternoon. After all, you suffered through winter just begging for the sun to come out. However, what is actually counterintuitive is to run the air-conditioning or fan at full blast at the same time...

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