Recycled Art: Old Materials Bring New Life into Your Home

By Susan Young | DIY and Crafting

In my blog post about organized design, I talked about reducing clutter by streamlining your home and life. However, In the process of editing your possessions, you may find that you can recycle some of these items into something beautiful for your home (or to give as a great gift). I recently took on this recycled design challenge with a few items I found in my home, with the help of ideas from Pinterest.


Home Staging Secrets – Easy Ways to Enhance Your Curb Appeal

By Susan Young | Home Staging

Everyone’s heard the expression you have one chance to make a good first impression. Well the same holds true for your home when you are trying to stage it to sell. The first thing that people will see when they drive up to your home is the exterior. This includes your driveway, mailbox, front porch, garage and more. Don’t you want to give a good first impression? If you are currently selling your home, or will be doing so soon, give your home a little curb appeal. Here are some tried-and-true tips for staging your house from the outside that will invite people from the start.

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