Lisa Cooper

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The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Make When Painting Furniture

Everything old is new again.<p>There's no shortage of online tutorials about painting furniture. And I've used a lot of them to paint dressers, console tables, chairs, mirrors, and more. But I have found issues with a lot of these tutorials — the paint chips, the finishes aren't smooth, the paint …

20 Inexpensive Ways to Upgrade Your Bedroom

Does your bedroom require upgrading? If its decor consists of just a bed, a nightstand and a closet, it might use some makeover and it doesn’t have …

Home Decorating

Swenyo UX4 brackets make it easy for you to build your own furniture

For those who don’t want to spend a fortune on designer furniture but who also want to avoid turning to Swedish particle board, custom furniture is …

How To Remodel Your Laundry Room

<i>Mitchell Parker, Houzz Editorial Team</i><p>“What’s funny about laundry rooms is that we’re in them a lot, yet we approach these spaces as an afterthought,” designer AJ Margulis says.<p>It’s true. There’s no standard laundry room size, shape or layout. Often these utility spaces are created in awkward …

5 tools to build your brand online

If you’re like the average business owner, your online presence doesn’t reflect the hard-earned reputation you’ve built in real life. There may even …

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Which Pergola Is Right for You?

Whether you’re planning an outdoor entertaining area or want to improve the one you have, a covered pergola could be the missing ingredient that creates a versatile space you can use no matter what the weather’s doing. These inspiring options will have you transforming your own outdoor room before …

The Instagram Feeds Interior Designers Turn To for Inspiration (And You Should, Too)

From perfectly curated shelves (hello, #shelfie) to drool-worthy waterfall showers with sweeping mountaintop views, home design rules Instagram. It is no surprise that it serves as a huge inspirational source, rivaling beloved Pinterest boards, for everyone from noted interior designers to design …

Top 10 Home Decor Tips of the Week #11

Another week has passed and we have another handful of home decor tips that we’ve picked up and we want to share them with you. As usual, we have …

Top 10

13 Easy Ways to Add Personality to a Neutral Home Decor

So you have a rather neutral home decor with safe neutral colors, standard furniture and an overall pleasing but unremarkable look. There’s nothing …

How To Make DIY Roman Shades On A Budget

Barbara is a passionate writer and animal lover who has been professionally blogging for over 10 years and counting.<p>Say you have some old mini blinds …

How to Restore Furniture

With a little work, some stain, and a respirator, that old dresser in the basement can earn its way back upstairs.<p>1. Find the Right Piece<p>You don't want to buy a fixer-upper that's going to cost a fortune to restore, and you don't want to invest time and money in something that was never that great …

13 Unexpected But Brilliant Home Decorating Ideas

It’s relatively easy to decorate your home from a catalog – it looks “right” and fairly beautiful, but let’s be honest, it’s boring. Nobody wants to …

11 Facebook Tricks, Tips and Facts You Didn't Know

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>Over 1.5 billion people regularly use Facebook.<p>And as the social network has grown, the rate at which Facebook shares news, and releases new features and products has accelerated.<p>It can be a little hard to keep up sometimes.<p>With this in mind, <b>I’d love to share</b> …

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15 Quick and Easy Ways to Revamp Your Home Decor in 24 Hours

Not all home decor projects have to take a lot of thought, planning and time. Sometimes you can make quick and small changes that take no more than …

Home Decorating

10 Ways to Make Over Your Favorite IKEA Dresser

These ideas make that ubiquitous $35 storage piece practically unrecognizable.<p>At $35, who <i>doesn't</i> own a RAST chest? Transform this simple, inexpensive set of drawers into a showpiece for any room.

15 Styling Tips To Transform Your Home

Decorating your home can be a tough challenge when you're not sure where to start.<p>Finding the right balance between functionality, coziness and style …

Home Decorating

Top 15 Smart Home Decor Tips That Will Save You Money

Often you have to face the dilemma of whether you can spend extra money to improve the decor of your home. Indeed, home decor accessories, furniture …

Home Decorating

20 Insanely Easy Ways to Build Your Own Furniture

You don’t need to be a master craftsman to furnish your home with style. DIY your way to a dream furniture collection with these 20 stunningly simple …

10 Ingenious Home Decor Tricks You've Never Thought Of

One of the best things you can do with your home decor is surprise your guests with unexpected details. It takes a lot of creativity and thinking …

4 simple, smart furniture arrangement tips for decorating your first home

(BPT) - Buying your first home? Congratulations! Now you get the pleasure of decorating and deciding where everything should go in your new …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Facebook is getting into big trouble with two major countries.</b> Regulators in France and India rejected the social network's ongoing plans as threats to privacy and a free internet.<p><b>2. Adblock Fast returned to Google Play a week after being pulled.</b> Samsung users can once again download the ad …

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