DIY / Home Improvement

Weekend Project: Headboards!

March 19, 2020

Even if you’re not the handiest DIYer, one weekend project that can be not just quick, but easy-in-a-day, is a do-it-yourself headboard. From Pinterest and HGTV to the DIY network, we found how-tos and tutorials to create unique décor for the head of your bed. And whether your tastes lean toward elegant, country farmhouse, eclectic …

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Ideas For Finishing a Basement

March 17, 2020

In Colorado, you can buy a house with a basement – not so easy in some Southern states! — and you can finish it yourself or use a contractor. When you move into a new build with a basement, sometimes you opt not to finish and the reasons have less to do with the cost …

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New Year’s Resolutions…For Your Home!

January 7, 2020

Every year gyms and health clubs see a spike in new memberships, air fryers fly off the shelves and we initiate meaningful activities to reconnect with friends. It’s New Year’s resolution time and as we vow to reinvent ourselves and spend quality time with friends and family in 2020, let’s also think about giving our …

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Festive Holiday Doors!

December 17, 2019

Give visitors, guests and trolling carolers a warm welcome this holiday season, starting with the way you decorate your front door! Everything’s a palette during Christmas, Kwanza, Hanukkah and New Year’s. It really is the most wonderful time of the year and we’re pulling out all the stops to show you how to create a …

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Real and Alternative Christmas Trees

November 19, 2019

If you like the idea of a tree for Christmas or a bush for Hanukkah but want to avoid the whole dry pine needles problem that live trees cause by New Year’s, here are a few alternative ideas to consider. You’ll see variations of wooden trees — both naked wood and covered in upholstery fabric …

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Organizational Bliss

November 5, 2019

Marie Kondo we’re not. Not even close. It’s everything we can do to keep the clutter to a minimum and NOT go rent a self-storage unit. But we LOVE that petite, put together decluttering queen and are Kon Mari wannabes. So, we took a page from her book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up to …

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Winterize Your Home Now!

October 15, 2019

If the 300+ car crashes in Denver and Aurora last week are any indication – we’re not exactly ready for winter! But we can be, and this guide to winterizing your home is the perfect prelude to prepping for snow, ice and low temperatures.

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Weekend Flea Market Flips

October 1, 2019

It seems like magic, doesn’t it? Those flea market flips you see on HGTV with eye-popping before and after transformations accomplished in the blink of an eye. Well, you don’t need complicated power tools to transform tired, sad, vintage cast-offs into enviable one-of-a-kind interior décor pieces. Not with a few easy how-tos from the pros!

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Creating Great Homework Spaces

September 10, 2019

School’s been in session for a few weeks now and if you have school-age children – PK to teens — there’s plenty of time to make this year a successful one for your live-at-home students! Teachers have kids in their care for eight hours a day and their life’s work is all about positively impacting …

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Recycle, Upcycle and Reuse!

June 25, 2019

Most people do some form of recycling – like separating aluminum cans, glass, paper and plastic into a bin for special pickup at the curb. We’re joining the movement to curb waste and plastic pollution with some creative ways to recycle everything from used lightbulbs, plastic bottles and bags, gift cards, paper bags and more!

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