Why This Tropical-Inspired Florida Home Gained $150K in 3 Years

It doesn’t matter how perfect your home is—if your listing photos don’t stand out, potential buyers won’t come by to take a look. In our series “Lessons From Listing Photos,” we dissect the smart updates sellers have made to their homes, and how their listing pictures highlight the home’s best assets.

The before photos of this home in West Palm Beach, FL, left a lot to be desired. Sitting less than a mile from the ocean, it was just begging to be revamped with bright, natural, tropical-inspired touches.

The challenge: The line between tasteful and tacky beach-inspired decor is notoriously thin, and leaning into this theme can be a risky move, even in the Sunshine State. But the buyers who snatched up and renovated the place knew exactly which cosmetic changes were needed to achieve a modern, sunny aesthetic that would make anyone who stepped through the door

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What Are The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Using Stamped Concrete?

If you are someone who is not sure whether you should opt for stamped concrete or not and have a little idea about the suitability of stamped concrete for your purpose, then you are at the right place. 

The following article discusses the major advantages and disadvantages of opting for stamped concrete that makes it easier for you to decide whether you should opt for it or not:


  1. Durable – One of the most important benefits, why most people opt for Concreters in Sydney West is that it is a durable material that can withstand the test of time even without less maintenance and not much care. This makes it a desirable choice for anyone that is thinking of making a long-term investment as it can serve the purpose for a very long time without any need for resetting or replacement. It is simple and does not become loose
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One year of coronavirus sees surge in home renovations

In normal times, new trends in home design and home decorating bubble up simply because it’s time for something different. A few years of bold color and homeowners start painting things gray. After enough minimalism, a hunger for plaids and florals comes roaring back.

But this time last year, a cultural experiment began that changed our relationships with houses and condos and apartments around the world.

Suddenly, constantly, we were inside them.

So much of public life – work, school, exercise, shopping, dining and (virtually) socializing – began happening entirely within the walls of home, at least for those able to do so.

Architects and interior designers say that after 12 months of varying degrees of lockdown, people are discovering what does and doesn’t work in their homes, and becoming more confident about acting on it. They’re realizing how familiar spaces can serve them better.

“Out of frustration comes

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Halle Berry’s Sheer At-Home Fashion Moment Reminds Us of That Iconic Oscars Red Carpet Dress

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How To Nail The Perfect At-Home Manicure, With Tips From An Expert

View this post on Instagram A post shared by AMI STREETS (@amistreets) on Feb 16, 2018 at 5:12am PST Whether you prefer French tips, a gel finish or powder dip nails, booking in for a manicure is an indulgence and not all of us have the time, money or patience for a refresh every other week. But thanks to salon-approved brands like O.P.I, Essie and Sally Hansen making their way into Boots and Superdrug, Instagram-worthy nails are, well, at our fingertips. While formulas are better than ever, when it comes to painting your nails yourself, the wrong techniques and bad habits can lead to polish-stained cuticles, smudges and chipping. From following the expert-approved three-step method and investing in a top and base coat to upcycling old makeup brushes for quick clean-ups, here’s how to perfect

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