The Conversation Pit: 15 Fantastic Sunken Living Room Ideas

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Some retro styles never go away, and in our opinions, the old school styling of the conversation pit (also known as the sunken living room) will always be around. From an era where if it was built in, it was cool– to an age of minimalism and interior refinement, the conversation pit has lost its way…

Product Guide: 10 Fun and Useful Silicone Kitchen Tools

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There’s a kitchen gadget, tool and gizmo for just about anything these days. While there are some that are just plain crazy, there are others that seem pretty useful. And just when you thought that silicone wasn’t good enough to display in your home, some artsy styled items have been made as well. For a cooking…

23 Exquisite Indoor Swimming Pool Inspirations

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While the weather is heating up and Summer just a short visit away, there are still those unwarranted rainy days to deal with. Dreaming are the days of indoor swimming pools for the simple times when you just want to dive right in and imagine yourself immersed in the sunlight, sand and blue waters. Indoor swimming…

The Rustic, Raw and Refined Home of Ellen Degeneres

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Ellen Degeneres and long time partner Portia de Rossi share this lovely Santa Monica (Los Angeles) home together, and their casual style is anything but pretentious. While you might think that Ellen’s loud and funny personality would equate to a vibrant and over the top home life– think again. Ellen’s love for design is combined with…

How To: Give Your Bathroom A Home Spa Makeover

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The main bathroom in our homes can be a place for relaxation and clearing the mind after a taxing day, so having a space that reflects that visually can help to quickly put the mind at ease. For everyone in your household, the bathroom is an exemplary space of cleanliness. For many women, especially, the bathroom…

Product Guide: 10 Perfect Items For Your Cinco de Mayo Celebrations

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With the ever festive annual holiday that is Cinco de Mayo quickly approaching this Sunday, there are plenty of people who are planning get togethers. With the holiday comes tons of grilling, margarita making, piñata whacking and beer drinking. Be sure that you’re stocked up on the essentials for a Mexican fiesta with some of our…

10 Creative Spaces Featuring Blacklights

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Interior design comes in so many forms, and while so many are working on creating lighter and brighter spaces; lighting design and the use of blacklights is highly underrated. From pools to theater rooms, kitchens, bathrooms and everything in between– blacklights can be applied in a tasteful way that doesn’t only allude to the psychedelic times…

How To: Protect Your Furniture From Pets

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  Pets are always the best addition to a home. But when they are the four legged, furry kind that tend to have their own ideas of what’s fun to play with, put hair all over and edit to make their own– things can get a little destructive and out of hand. But where there’s a…

Open Plan Pool House by Randall Mars Architects

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Located in the DC Metro area, this pool house looks like it’s prepped and ready to be taken advantage of for more than just the Summer months of the year. In the midst of traditional homes lining the streets, this transitional addition is the perfect little back yard surprise. Masonry walls protect the space on 3…

16 Dog House Designs To Keep Your Pooch Cool This Summer

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Dog houses are what you make of them. If Fido spends a lot of time outdoors or crated while you’re away– a place just for your four legged friend may be an important investment not only for your dog, but for the aesthetics of your home or backyard. With modern technologies (such as the internet), social…