Rooms

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Rooms

How to change granite countertop color
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Granite is a sought after material when it comes to countertops in kitchens and bathrooms, and properties which have granite countertops are typically more desirable among prospective buyers. Properties with granite countertops can also demand a premium compared to homes with less valuable countertops, such as laminate or wood.

What Color Sink with Black Granite Countertops
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So what color sink works best with black granite countertops? The most popular are traditional white and statement-making matte black. A neutral color like gray also goes well with black granite and light wood kitchen cabinets. So with that in mind, let’s now take a look at some examples of sink colors and materials that blend well with black granite countertops:

Bedroom Floor Lamp Ideas to Lighten Up Your Space
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Lighting in the bedroom is not only part of its decor, but it also makes the space functional. But why get out of your bed to turn off the overhead lights when you can place a floor lamp right next to your bed. While traditional bedroom lighting fixtures usually consist of a bedside table lamp or recessed lights, why not consider something more decorative like a floor lamp?

Bathroom

What is the Best Grout Color for White Tile
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If you are planning a classic kitchen or bathroom with white tiles, you may not have thought about the grout color yet. The best grout color for white tile doesn’t have to be limited to neutral hues. Bright, bold grout colors can transform white tiles, but the question is how do you decide which works best for your space? The last thing you’ll want to happen is for the grout color to overwhelm your white wall or floor tiles.

What Color Shower Curtains for a Gray Bathroom
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Gray is one particularly popular color that’s associated with balance. This cool-toned hue makes a room feel cozy and modern. But when it comes to deciding what color shower curtains go with a gray bathroom, you might not be aware of your options

Glossy or Matte Tiles for Bathroom Walls
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Choosing between glossy tiles and matte tiles when you’re renovating a bathroom comes down to more than just style preference because the decision you make here can actually affect how you use the space and how often you need to clean it.

Bedroom

Bedroom Floor Lamp Ideas to Lighten Up Your Space
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Lighting in the bedroom is not only part of its decor, but it also makes the space functional. But why get out of your bed to turn off the overhead lights when you can place a floor lamp right next to your bed. While traditional bedroom lighting fixtures usually consist of a bedside table lamp or recessed lights, why not consider something more decorative like a floor lamp?

Gray Farmhouse Bedroom Ideas for a Rustic Vibe
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The classic farmhouse style isn’t just about exposed wooden beams and whitewashed walls. This interior decor can feature modern colors like gray, with a variety of textures. Whether you prefer your bedroom in warm neutral colors or bold and vibrant ones, you can blend rustic elements with contemporary gray to add a wow factor to your room.

What Color Nightstands Go with a Gray Bed
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A nightstand is an essential part of every bedroom. It is the place for storing your books, alarm clock, lamp and other items. This low bedside table is usually placed next to the headboard of the bed, which is why many people prefer to match this furniture color to their bed.

Dining Room

What Color Should My Tablecloth Be
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A tablecloth offers practical as well as aesthetic benefits. It protects your dining table from scratches due to dinnerware, fading from the sun, and spills from drinks. It also creates a softer look in a space, much like other soft furnishings, making for a room that feels more comfortable. If your table has seen better days, or the surface doesn’t match your current style, then you can use a tablecloth to hide the dining table and give it a complete transformation.

Dazzling Dining Room Mirror Ideas for a Touch of Class
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Mirrors are a classy way to make a statement in your dining space. They will not only make the room feel larger, but they also bring a hint of sparkle and charm to your space.

Booth Dimensions
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If you’ve eaten out, chances are that you see the booths in those restaurants are usually occupied first. Let’s explore the booth dimensions, why they are preferred, and what they are made of.

Kitchen

How to change granite countertop color
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Granite is a sought after material when it comes to countertops in kitchens and bathrooms, and properties which have granite countertops are typically more desirable among prospective buyers. Properties with granite countertops can also demand a premium compared to homes with less valuable countertops, such as laminate or wood.

What Color Sink with Black Granite Countertops
Updated

So what color sink works best with black granite countertops? The most popular are traditional white and statement-making matte black. A neutral color like gray also goes well with black granite and light wood kitchen cabinets. So with that in mind, let’s now take a look at some examples of sink colors and materials that blend well with black granite countertops:

Backsplash Alternatives
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Traditionally backsplash is made from tile, which works well because it is hard-wearing and resistant to stains and splashes caused when cooking. If you don’t like the traditional feel of the backsplash and want something different for the kitchen or bathroom, here are some excellent alternatives to backsplash.

Laundry

Parts of a Dryer
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The drum, belt, and pulleys are the essential parts of a dryer. The drum is the large cylinder that turns clothes and holds them in place while they’re being heated.

How to Stack a Washer and Dryer Without a Kit
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If you’re wondering how to stack a washer and dryer without a kit, we’re going to tell you exactly how it’s done. The first thing you’ll need is some kind of platform that will support the weight of both machines. In most cases, we recommend getting one with wheels so that it can be pulled out when needed (and pushed back into place when not).

Does A Laundry Room Need a Door
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Here we look at some of the reasons why installing a door in a laundry room could be beneficial and reasons why you might decide against it.

Living Room

How to Decorate a Living Room Without A Sofa
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Sofas are not a required piece of furniture for a living room, and in many modern homes the sofa simply doesn’t work as well as alternative seating furniture. Here we look at how you can set up a functional and comfortable living room without needing a sofa.

Chairs in the living room instead of sofa
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When we think of living room furniture, the first thing that pops to our minds is a large, comfortable sofa. But did you know you can still create a welcoming and warm atmosphere in your living room without a sofa?

Can You Put a Pool Table in a Small Room
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Depending on how big your room is, if you want to get a full-size pool table, your room should be at least 15 feet by 13 feet to prevent striking behind when someone uses the pool cue. 

Nursery

Nursery Layouts for Small Rooms
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If you have a small nursery room and don’t know how to arrange furniture and accessories for the best function and looks, this article will shed some ideas with floor plans for inspiration.

10x10 Nursery Layouts
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Your babies or young children need a functional and enjoyable room as you do. If you have a small spare 10×10 room to set up a nursery room, this post is for you. We’ll give you some great nursery layout ideas for inspiration. 

SNOO Dimensions
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The aim of the SNOO is to help babies transition into life outside of the womb with ease, enabling them to feel safe and secure, which translates to more sleep. The intended result of this is that new parents are also able to get the rest that they need. Find the sizes of a SNOO baby bed in the below section.