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The Douglas Enterprise > Ara > Kitchen Bed Bath > Five Fresh Interior Design Trends Using Wood

Flynn and other leading designers weighed in on this years top interior design trends with wood for the ” Wood, Naturally campaign. Trend 1 Statement walls. Appearance walls are making a statement, with paneling and wainscoting being the big trend setters, according to designer Sandra Powell, author of the blog SawdustGirl.com . Powell says, Paneled walls and ceilings have been on trend for a while now, and are still going strong. Whether an appearance wall features stained or natural wood, it will add beauty, character and personality to a room. Different types of interior wood finishes reflect different styles. For example, leaving wood paneling unfinished can create the ambiance of a coastal beach house or a rustic cabin. Designers also like to mix different woods and finishes on appearance walls to add visual depth to a room.
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Decorate like a pro with these 10 interior design apps | TechHive

Before you start tearing up tile or hanging large, heavy objects on your walls, use the inspiration app Houzz Interior Decorating Ideas (free; Android and iOS ) to tap into your personal style. I started using Houzz a couple of years ago when I was looking for home office ideas. Its sort of like Pinterest for interior designits a collaborative platform where anyone can upload design photos, create idea books, and shop for products. The website has thousands of professional photos categorized by style, room, budget, and size, and the app lets you easily browse and save photos for future projects. If you cant find what youre looking for on Houzz, check out similar inspiration apps Interior Design Gallery HD (free; Android ) and Dream Home HD ($1; Android ). Visualize with Ikea and Home Depot Wouldnt it be awesome if you could see what furniture looked like before you brought it home (and spent three hours assembling it)?
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Interior design that makes your house a home | The Upcoming

Whether that is bright orange, warm yellow or pastel hues, it is a testament to your personality and style of living. Warm colours offer a cosy feel, whereas brighter splashes of colour might be more suitable for a kitchen, and can be used for wall tiles, accessories or light fittings. This article in House and Garden magazine shows how a warm colour palette can enhance a smaller room, making it welcoming and cosy, but the same can be applied to any room in your house.
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Local Home Staging and Interior Design Business Celebrates 5 Years, New Services | ThurstonTalk

It was a challenging time for a business start in 2009 but the unique concept of staging a home caught on quickly, says Poundstone. When a home is arranged and decorated to showcase its function and space, the home spends significantly less time on the market. The cost of staging the home actually saves the owners from a price reduction. Poundstone is originally from Yelm and has her PhD from the University of Chicago in functional morphology.
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