Cleaner and More Organized Homes: Household Items You Should Get Rid of Immediately

“Clutter is stuck energy. The word “clutter” is derived from the Middle English word “clotter”, which means to coagulate—and that is about as stuck as you can get.” –Karen Kingston Clutter, regardless of what form they may take, contributes to the negative energy surrounding a living space. In this regard, a room encumbered with innumerable … More Cleaner and More Organized Homes: Household Items You Should Get Rid of Immediately

Home Living: Four Ways to Fall in Love with Your Home Again

  “Our homes should inspire us to go out into the world to do great things and then welcome us back for refreshment”-Melissa Michaels   When our home was new, we used to look at it with starry-eyed amazement. We used to love coming home after a taxing day at the office and could not … More Home Living: Four Ways to Fall in Love with Your Home Again

Three Reasons Why Feng Shui is Not Working for You

“The most important thing to understand is that feng shui is really about the energy surrounding you in your personal space” –Lillian Too   It has been said that Feng Shui is the art of introducing positive energy into our homes and eliminating the bad ones. It carries many benefits with it with better health … More Three Reasons Why Feng Shui is Not Working for You

Home Aesthetic: Five Household Items Adults Should Never Have in Their Homes

“Home is where love resides, memories are created, friends and family belong and laughter never ends.” –Author Unknown   It has been said that one of the definitive signs you have attained adulthood is when you are financially responsible enough to make wise investment decisions. One such evident act would be the purchase of your … More Home Aesthetic: Five Household Items Adults Should Never Have in Their Homes

From Dream to Done: Four Ways to Match Your Renovation Vision to Your Budget

“A room should never allow the eye to settle in one place. It should smile at you and create fantasy.” -Juan Montoya   There has never been any doubt that home renovations are paramount to preserve the integrity of the home. Apart from being an integral part of home maintenance, it can also be precipitated … More From Dream to Done: Four Ways to Match Your Renovation Vision to Your Budget

Renovation Faux Pas: Four Common Mistakes New Homeowners Commit in Home Renovation Projects

“Renovating old homes is not about making them look new. It is about making new unnecessary.” -Ty McBride   There is a myriad of things that prompt a renovation or a home upgrade. Apart from being a paramount aspect of maintaining a home’s integrity, it also serves both aesthetic and functional purposes. Similarly, you might … More Renovation Faux Pas: Four Common Mistakes New Homeowners Commit in Home Renovation Projects

Aesthetic Homes: Four Things to Know Before Attempting a Home Renovation

“Our homes should inspire us to go out into the world to do great things and then come back for refreshment”-Melissa Michaels Television shows have made home renovations look so simple, straightforward and glamorous. Sans the customary drama that results from the inevitable parting of some of the home’s more sentimental areas, TV shows have … More Aesthetic Homes: Four Things to Know Before Attempting a Home Renovation

Redecorating 101: Five Common Home-Design Mistakes To Avoid

“If you think good design is expensive, you should look at the cost of bad design.” -Dr. Ralf Speth What makes a good home design? While that is pretty much subjective, two elements that would certainly be included in just about anyone’s list is sophistication and functionality. Now, what makes a bad design? And more … More Redecorating 101: Five Common Home-Design Mistakes To Avoid