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    • Quick Tips and Easy Decorating Solutions for Home Decor Created: Sunday, April 01, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Not every decorating challenge requires major work and effort. Some of the most difficult problems have a quick and easy solution. We've put together a list of some "Quick Tips" and easy solution...
    • Ask Yourself Some Questions Before You Decorate Created: Friday, July 11, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Before you decorate, it's a good idea to ask yourself some questions about the use of the room, your favorite colors and styles, and the light that comes into the room. Read our list of questions ...
    • Greige Fabric Created: Thursday, August 05, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Definition of greige fabric. Interior Decorating.
    • Select Versatile Furnishings for Your Home Created: Monday, September 06, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      It's very practical to select furniture and furnishings that you could use in any room in your home. Read these tips on choosing furniture and accessory pieces that can work well in small or large...
    • Is There a Risk of Radon Contamination in Granite Countertops? Created: Sunday, August 17, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Granite is the most popular choice of countertop materials for kitchens and bathrooms. But there's a bit of controversy in 2008 about the safety of the material." itempropxpr="$zTP='t3'" --> itemp...
    • Create the Perfect Setting for a Romantic Valentine's Day Created: Saturday, February 05, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Who can afford a room at The Ritz to celebrate a romantic Valentine's Day? You can create a memorable setting to celebrate this special day for romance right in your own home. Find out simple way...
    • Get a Budget Home Office Set Up on a Shoestring Created: Thursday, September 22, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      You don't need to spend a fortune to set up a home office. Here are some tips and hints for setting up a home office on a shoestring budget." itemprop="description" Friday, June 17, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Most of your wedding festivities take place at the reception. Create a beautiful setting and a memorable event with beautiful flowers. We offer some ideas on how to make your wedding reception an...
    • Painting Furniture – How Much Does it Cost? Created: Saturday, October 01, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Painting furniture is the best way to give an old piece new life. Here's what it costs.
    • Cover a Lamp Shade With Fabric Created: Saturday, June 10, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      You can add a custom touch to a lamp shade with fabric that coordinates with your room's decor. Read our "how-to" and cover your own lamp shade.
    • Design Geek: Boucherouite Rugs Created: Friday, March 07, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Moroccan Berber Boucherouite Rugs: Discover the history of today's hottest design trends
    • What Should You Put at the End of Your Bed? Created: Sunday, November 28, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      If you have a little room at the end of your bed but don't know what to put there, here are some great ideas from About.
    • How to Care for a Duvet and a Duvet Cover Created: Monday, April 07, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      A bed dressed in a fluffy duvet and silky duvet cover almost guarantees a good night's sleep. Read about how to care for duvets and duvet covers to help them last.
    • Choose the Right Size Ceiling Medallion Created: Monday, September 01, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Installing a ceiling medallion can add personality and distinction to a room. Read our guidelines on how to choose the right size ceiling medallion.
    • How to Decorate an Open Concept House Created: Monday, January 17, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Making rooms flow together in a closed concept space can be a challenge, but so can it be in an open-concept house. In an open-concept home it's even more important to make sure that all the elements work together and the space looks cohesive.
    • Put Together a Basic Household Tool Kit Created: Monday, August 02, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      This article will help you get organized for household projects by telling you the basic things you should have in a tool kit.
    • Before You Buy Oak Furniture Created: Sunday, May 13, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Oak is one of the most popular woods used in furniture making. Read what you need to know before you buy.
    • Add Fashion to Your Room With a Table Skirt Created: Sunday, July 06, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      A decorative table skirtcan camouflage any round, square, or oval table base. It can transform ugly to magnificent for dining or decoration." itemprop="description" Friday, September 05, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      If you have some beautiful hand-me-downs or like to pick up pieces at thrift stores and flea markets, learn how to stain furniture to give the pieces a fresh look without ruining the original design. It's an easier job than you might think.
    • The Best Decorating Websites Created: Monday, February 14, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Check out these decorating websites for great inspiration and decorating ideas.
    • Five Great Pet Friendly Fabrics Created: Tuesday, August 03, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      If you let your pets on the furniture you'll want to be sure to have it covered in a pet friendly fabric. Here are five that hold up well against scratches, stains and damage.
    • Retro Style Decorating Created: Tuesday, September 09, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Do the 60's and 70's just call your name? Feel a connection with avocado green? Then retro-style decorating just might be for you! Here's some tips to help you get the most enjoyment from retro-style decorating.
    • Interior Angle with Patrick Cline Created: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      About Interior Decorating by AphroChic presents Interior Angle with Patrick Cline
    • How Not to Decorate Created: Monday, December 13, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Walk into just about any house that hasn't been professionally decorated and you're bound to see at least one of the following decorating mistakes.
    • Dining Room Chairs Created: Tuesday, August 17, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      How dining room chairs look and fit in a room is important, but they should also be comfortable. Consider several factors before making your choice.
    • The Oh Joy! Collection for Target Created: Sunday, April 13, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      The Oh Joy Collection for Target presented by AphroChic on About Interior Decorating
    • Sunday Gazette: 4.13.14 Created: Sunday, April 13, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      Lonny Magazine, Design Milk, Living Corriere, Wallpaper Magazine, Poppytalk and Cloth and Kind take us inside Salone 2014 in Milan via Instagram.
    • Design Geek: Juju Hats Created: Thursday, April 10, 2014 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      About Interior Decorating Presents the History of Cameroonian Juju Hats by AphroChic
    • How to Set Up a Workable Home Office Created: Tuesday, September 27, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Most home offices are no longer relegated to a corner of the basement or inside a small closet. With more and more people working from home, the home office has become an important space in the largest home or the smallest apartment. Get some ideas here on how to organize and set up a home office.
    • Helpful Hints for Buying Pine Furniture Created: Sunday, April 29, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      People have been making furniture out of pine wood for years. Read about pine and get tips on selecting a good piece of pine furniture.
    • Top 10 Kitchen Countertops Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      There are lots of options on the market for kitchen countertops. Our list of top picks gives the pros and cons of the top 10 choices so that you can make an educated choice when you remodel your k...
    • 12 Terrific Moving Tips When You're Moving Your Home Created: Monday, August 02, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      When you're moving your home, you can use all the moving tips you can get. Our article provides 12 terrific moving tips to help you get ready to move, pack boxes efficiently, keep things organized, and keep your sanity during the entire event.

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