Another year another Pantone pick!
"When placing a rug on carpet, focus on color and pile height."
Rugs on carpet can be tricky.
The Boise chapter of Soroptimist once again organized the annual holiday gift project for local foster children, partnering with the community and local businesses like Alturas Homes.
Hallways are the perfect spot to display artwork or even throw a cabinet into the mix to maximize your storage space but if the hallway is narrow there are a few minor tweaks that can be made easily.
It's a great time to buy a new construction home from Alturas! We've lowered the price of these five Meridian homes PLUS we're offering $5000 in incentives if they are under contract by December 31st, 2018!
The average mortgage rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage loan across the U.S. is 4.93%, with a range of 3.63%-7.61 percent. Here in Idaho the average is slightly lower at 4.91%, with a tighter range of 4.38%-5.38%.
A barn door accent can have several different styles ranging from farmhouse, traditional or even very modern.
Combine texture, color, tall and short, and new and old items to open shelves.
Open shelving is an ideal place to sneak in some storage and to display meaningful items that otherwise wouldn't have a home.
Decorative boxes are great in a stack or on their own and can provide a spot to stash away small items that otherwise end up lost. Mix those with some great framed photos of the family, found sculptural items, some small potted plants (I opt for easy care, drought resistant or faux) and some books and you've got a great collection of texture, color, tall and short, new and old to add interest and personality to your home.
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Love this kitchen? We sure do! It's from one of our Madison models, but the finishes, like all of our homes, are custom to this specific house. However, you can replicate this look in your home using the finishes listed below.
Sweater weather is upon us! Fall is officially here and the weather is changing. It’s a great time of year: the leaves change colors, pumpkin-flavored-everything is available, and it’s the time to get lost in a corn maze. Between carving pumpkins and sipping hot chocolate, get your home ready for Fall with these nine easy tips.
When decorating around a fireplace use the rule of three.
The rule of three suggests that things arranged in odd numbers, specifically three, are more appealing to the human eye.
The rule of three works really well when filling space on shelves around your fireplace.
Creating asymmetrical arrangements of vases, books or candleholders in a high, medium, low clusters creates an extra layer of interest especially if the colors and textures are complimentary to other decor in the space.
Are you buying a home? Have you considered new construction? Many homebuyers skip right past the new homes, assuming that they’re too expensive. While new homes often do cost more, there are benefits to owning new that should be considered as well.