canine friendly home decorating

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canine friendly home decorating

Do you have to choose between having a nice, clean home and having dogs? Is there a way to finish your home in a way that is canine friendly and still beautiful? I have struggled with this for years, but was not about to give up my dogs to have a home that I was proud to invite guests to and happy to live in. The purpose of my blog is to help other dog lovers find solutions for their home decorating and finishing problems. Here, you will find ideas of materials that can hold up very well to dogs in the house and tips for helping your dogs behave a little better in your beautiful home.

Granite the Great? 3 Alternative Options to Consider for Your Kitchen

From preparing food and storing appliances and d├ęcor to adding appeal and value, your kitchen countertops are imperative parts of your home. A variety of materials are available to use in your kitchen, but most homeowners prefer granite due to its durability and attractive look. If you prefer to think outside the granite box, opting for a different material for your countertops can make your kitchen seem less ordinary. If you are planning to update your countertops, consider one of these alternatives to granite. Read More 

A Welcoming Home – 4 Tips To Love The Layout Of Your Living Room

Designing the layout of your new living room sets the tone for the entire home when guests visit. It's a chance to make the house shine and create a space you can truly love. But most people aren't sure how to go about planning a great layout. If this includes you, here are 4 tips to get you started. Know the Measurements Some distances and measurements are good rules of thumb when deciding where to place furniture or art. Read More 

Investing In Granite Countertops For A Kitchen: Things To Know

Are you disappointed because you bought the house of your dreams but the kitchen countertops need an upgrade? If you want kitchen countertops that will give you a lot of benefits, you should invest in granite ones. Discover below what you should consider about granite countertops for a kitchen so you can decide if they are investment worthy. Why Are Pros that Make Granite Countertops Ideal for a Kitchen? The first thing that makes granite countertops ideal for a kitchen is that they are easy to keep clean. Read More 

3 Interior Design Mistakes You Need To Avoid

When it comes to decorating your home, you may think that anything goes. However, there are certain things you need to steer clear of if you want your home to look fabulous inside. Here are three interior design mistakes you need to avoid. 1. Going overboard with a particular theme.  Selecting a theme for certain rooms in your home can be a fun idea. However, you need to make sure not to go overboard with a theme. Read More 

Remodeling Your Kitchen? 3 Ways To Stay Under Your Budget

If you are planning to update your home's look, a kitchen remodeling project is one the best ways to do it. With an average cost of $17,000 to complete this remodeling project, you will be trying to find ways to keep it under budget. Consider these three ways to lower the cost. Avoid Making Structural Changes You may have always wanted your sink to face towards the backyard, or place the stove against an interior wall, but doing so can dramatically increase the costs of a kitchen remodeling project. Read More