If you’ve been talking about redoing your patio for years but have never gotten around to it, then this is the year. Instead of waiting until summer is halfway over before sitting down and thinking about it, get your plans ready today. This gives you plenty of time to shop around for the best materials, to find the best contractors (if needed), and to have your patio completed by the time it’s BBQ season. Decorate specifically to your summer needs One of the great things about designing a … [Read more...] about Now is the Time to Start Thinking About Your Patio Project
Would you be surprised to know that 98% of homeowners don’t like something about the way their home is decorated? That’s right – only 2% of those surveyed said that they had “achieved their ultimate vision” when it came to decorating their home. If you’re one of the 98% then you may be wondering if your tastes and wish lists match up with others around you. Here are some results from a series of surveys. Some of these results may surprise you. The younger you are, the more likely you are to be … [Read more...] about How Do Your Wants Line Up with Other Homeowners?
We recently shared some of the anticipated 2017 design trends that experts say are going to take the world of interior designs by storm, but today at Half Price Drapes we’re going to discuss some of the 2016 trends that those same experts swear are heading to the past. Say goodbye to quote art You know what they’re talking about – art that has a cliché saying on it. Experts say that this once-popular trend has been overdone and that homeowners are moving on from it. Instead, expect to see art … [Read more...] about 2016 Design Trends to Say Goodbye To
It’s possible to make quite a bit of extra money renting your home on AirBNB, but of course it’s important to ensure you’re protecting your property. Depending on the city you live in, there may be hundreds or even thousands of homes you’re competing with. According to one study, the most important room to most people who book is the bedroom. After all, they’re likely going to be out and about touring during the day but they need a cozy place to sleep at night. Check out these expert ideas to … [Read more...] about Renting Your Home on AirBNB? Find Out How to Create the Perfect Bedroom
Finding a way to make your home your own can be challenging for those who aren’t trained in the art of interior design. The pros at Half Price Drapes are here to tell you that you don’t have to go through years of school to leave your own mark in your home. There are three loose steps that can help you get to the place of design inspiration you’d like to be at. 1. Take the time to consider the possibilities It’s common for homeowners to go looking at design blogs and websites with their home … [Read more...] about Three Steps to Get You Started on the Path Toward Interior Design Inspiration
College students generally don’t have a lot of extra cash but they do want to enjoy their homes while they’re in school. What gives? The good news is that there is a way to accomplish a whole lot on a relatively small budget – and Half Price Drapes is here to share some tips. Unique lighting can go a long way One of the best tips to help you save money decorating your college apartment is to make sure that everything you have serves dual purposes. For example, you need lighting but you also … [Read more...] about Wallet-Friendly Decorating Tips for College Students