Country Home Decorating
Easy do-it-yourself ideas for country home decorating.
How To Antique Your Kitchen Cabinets
Tips for updating your home decor by antiquing your kitchen cabinets.
How to Paint Laminate Countertops - 4 Easy Steps
Tips for updating kitchen or bathroom decor by painting laminate countertops.
French Country Kitchen Decorating
Ideas for decorating your kitchen with a French country theme.
Psychology of Colors: The Kitchen
Tips for choosing a paint color for your kitchen.
Kitchen Decorating Tips
Easy tips for decorating your kitchen.
Quick Kitchen Transformations on a Dime!
Tips for decorating your kitchen on a budget.
Decorating Your Kitchen With Antique Plates
Tips for accentuating your kitchen decor with antique plates.
Decorating Your Kitchen with Accessories
Tips for designing a theme for your kitchen and finding accessories to match your theme.
How to Decorate Your Kitchen on a Dime
Tips for decorating your kitchen on a budget.
Vintage Labels on Marble Tiles
Tips for decorating marble tiles with vintage labels.
Five Easy Ways to Give Your Kitchen Designer Wow!
Turning your plain kitchen into something special isn't as hard as you might think. Here are a few simple ideas which can make your kitchen a designer showcase.
Budget Kitchen Makeover Ideas
If your house is like mine, your family spends a lot of time in the kitchen. Contrary to what those up-scale style magazines say, you don't need to spend a fortune to update the look of your kitchen.
Displaying Photos on Refrigerator
Ideas for displaying family photos on your refrigerator.
Country Home Accessories
Country home décor is the most sought after home interior and it’s no wonder since country décor invites a casual friendly lifestyle. Make sure you carefully study the specific style, and color scheme then carefully coordinate the colors of each element of your country décor.
Choosing Countertops for Your Kitchen
Are those funky pop-art brown circles that decorate the top of your kitchen counter just 10 years of coffee stains? Is that unusual stripes a result of years of cutting vegetables? If so, it's time to replace that old countertop and give you and your kitchen a lift!
10 Reasons to Add an Island to Your Kitchen
Do you need more preparation space in your kitchen? How about storage space? No. Then you are lucky! (Can I come live in YOUR house?) But if you are like me and measure the success of a meal by the square footage used to actually prepare it (Thanksgiving dinner takes 800 sq. ft. at least!), you need space! Consider adding a kitchen island!
Choosing the Right Sink for Your Kitchen
With the possible exception of the stove, nothing in the kitchen is used more than a sink. Sinks have been used for everything from potting plants to bathing babies. And not only are they useful, they can add drama and style to any kitchen design.
Ready to Paint those Kitchen Cabinets?
So you have decided to do it! Turn those dull and lifeless kitchen cabinets into a splash of bright color! Yellow! Red! Purple (What are you thinking)! You can make the job an easy one (well, at least not a grueling one!) by following these steps.
Spice Up Your Kitchen with a New Backsplash!
Tired of that drab, unimaginative kitchen? Need a remodel but can’t afford to do the whole room? How about a colorful tile backsplash?
Decorate Your Kitchen?
You know, until I became addicted to all those home-decorating shows on television, it never really occurred to me that people actually "decorate" their kitchens.
5 Best Budget Kitchen Decorating Ideas
Ideas for decorating your kitchen on a budget.
Give Your Kitchen a Facelift
Since the kitchen is the room where a homemaker spends so much of her time, sometimes she gets tired of looking at and working midst the same decor day after day. Here are a few ideas on kitchen decorating which do not involve spending a fortune nor undertaking a complete overhaul of the room.
Fixing Up Old Cabinets
When it comes to fixing up old cabinets, I like to see the glass half full! If you have new wood cabinets (even if they are economy grade) you probably do not want to touch them, nor will your spouse let you. However, if your cabinets are old and unattractive, this is an opportunity for you to make them special, give them character, and add your personal touch to your home.
Making Cut Flowers Last
Flowers are beautiful. When we bring them into our homes, either as gifts, purchased at the store, or cut from the garden, we want them to last as long as possible. Fresh flowers can last up to a week with proper care.
Decorating With Houseplants
Houseplants can be used in a variety of ways to add to your existing decorative style or create a new focal point. Plants can also be used to emphasize a decorative element in your room.
Decorating with Thrift Store Finds
There is so much variety at thrift stores that it's hard to not find anything that would fit into your home. With a little creativity, the sky's the limit. Here are some items I have found with ideas for use in decorating.
Curtains Make a Big Difference
Changing the curtains in your house can make a big difference in the outlook and the feel of your rooms. On the other hand, even just taking the ones you have down, cleaning them and re-hanging them in a different manner can also make a big difference.