Tips & Tricks

Holiday Decorating 101 by Contributing Designer Bill Barganier, B Barganier’s Interior Accents, Montgomery, AL

Holiday Decorating 101 by Contributing Designer Bill Barganier, B Barganier's Interior Accents, Montgomery, AL
Posted by Laura Beth Hamm  in Design Ideas, Tips & Tricks

The holidays are upon us, and this usually means family and friends and house guests galore. Here are a few things we’d like to recommend to spruce up your space this holiday season.

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Decorating with Pink

Decorating with Pink
Posted by Laura Beth Hamm  in Design Ideas, Tips & Tricks

In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I found it fitting to write about and to show how to incorporate pink in your home décor. There are several ways to add pink without transforming your home into Barbie’s Dreamhouse. With a little imagination, pink can become a versatile hue. Whether you prefer a classic, whimsical, or eclectic look, this color can help you achieve your vision.

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Pet Peeves: Protecting Furniture from Your Pups

Pet Peeves: Protecting Furniture from Your Pups
Posted by Laura Beth Hamm  in Customer Stories, Tips & Tricks

Lately I’ve been having a problem with my two dogs and their quest to ruin my furniture. From chewy treat stains to digging my sofa in attempt to reach far ends of the world, my dogs are absolutely determined to annihilate my possessions. (This is probably my fault because I allow them to get on my sofa and bed because I just can’t say no to their sweet little faces!)

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It’s a Jungle Out There | How to Bring Animal Prints into Your Home Without Going All Snooki

It’s a Jungle Out There | How to Bring Animal Prints into Your Home Without Going All Snooki
Posted by Gina Fonseca  in Design Ideas, Tips & Tricks

Animal prints are a classic look to accent your home with, and by classic I mean prehistoric. Earliest historical findings show that animal pelts were worn as clothing. As we learned how to weave and make textiles, furs became more of a source of warmth in the winter months; fur coats, blankets, rugs kept us cozy during harsh cold spells. As we began building permanent structures for shelter and bringing fire indoors with us, furs became more of a sign of wealth and status. Fast-forwarding to the last 60+ decades where wearing fur was fashionable to now when we are much more conscious of our furry friends – we have a lot of options when it comes to incorporating animal prints and faux furs into our homes.

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