If you’re thinking of redecorating your home then you’re likely looking to the internet to offer tips and advice. This can be helpful but it can quickly turn into an overwhelming experience. At Half Price Drapes, we’ve offered hundreds of tips over the years, on everything from how to hang curtains to how to follow the latest trends. We stand by that advice, but for someone who’s just starting out and wants to avoid being overwhelmed, there are really only two tips you need to follow. 1. Never … [Read more...] about The Only 2 Interior Design Tips You Need
Everyone has a different idea of what the perfect interior décor will do. Some people want it to look modern, others want to give off the feeling of wealth. Then others just want people to feel cozy and comfortable in their homes. A recent survey asked people: What decorating style do you think is the coziest and homiest? These are their answers. 1. Shabby chic Also known as the favorite décor of the thrift store diva, shabby chic is what you get when you refinish furniture, add a coat of … [Read more...] about Can You Guess Which 5 Decorating Styles Were Voted the Homiest?
If you’re on the search for new draperies, one of the first things you should ask is what your purpose is. This may seem beside the point, but consider that the reason you’re buying curtains can be as important as your style preferences. Don’t believe us? Most people would assume that decorating their home and staging their home would require similar skill sets and focuses. However, there are actually five big differences between the two. 1. Staging wants to neutralize The goal when staging a … [Read more...] about 5 Differences Between Staging and Decorating a Home
Moving in with your beloved is an exciting prospect but there are a lot of details to hammer down first. One of the things that many couples don’t consider is how their decorating preferences line up. At Half Price Drapes, we’re certainly not saying that if you can’t agree on decorations you shouldn’t be together, but we do think that talking through what you’re expecting is an important part of the pre-living together negotiations. 1. What wall colors do you like? If the issue is choosing … [Read more...] about Moving in with a Significant Other? 4 Decorating Preferences to Agree on First
If you have a large space to decorate, then you’ll likely find many people who don’t understand why it can be a problem. After all, they’d love to have more room in their bedroom, or a larger living room. However, you know that it can actually be rather tricky. One of the biggest comments we hear about decorating large spaces at Half Price Drapes is that homeowners don’t know where to start. Don’t worry – we have some tips that can help. Follow all the classic design tips We know you want … [Read more...] about Decorating a Large Space Can Be a Challenge But It’s Not Hopeless
If you love decorating for fall but don’t want to use the same dried gourds and fake leaves everyone else uses, then this guide is for you. Half Price Drapes has come together to bring you some of the best, most sophisticated ways to decorate for fall. Bring in lots of texture The first thing you think of when you think of fall decorating should be texture. Think about chunky knits, which are in style and easy to add to your décor. They bring a bold, yet somehow delicate, overlay for sofas, … [Read more...] about Sophisticated Ways to Decorate for Fall