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    Involving Color
  • Picking Paint Sheen

    We all know how fun it is to pick out paint colors for your home, but what about deciding which paint finishes to go with? A very basic rule of thumb is: “The higher the sheen, the higher the shine will be, and the higher the shine, the easier it is to clean.? ?Here is [...]...

    Brooks Painting Inc.
  • Celebrate Labor Day with Our Favorite Summer Recipes!

    It?s hard to believe it?s already labor day.? It seems like only yesterday we were writing about our favorite Memorial Day and Fourth of July recipes.? Labor Day is not only a time to recognize the daily efforts of the working class, but also to celebrate the end of the summer.? What?s a better way […]The post Celebrate...

    Pure Home
  • Eye on the Economy: Builders Look Forward

    Housing starts fell in August, according to the most recent government data, but the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) rose to a post-recession high. The market data suggest future increases in single-family building as the sector expands to higher levels of activity more consistent with long-run rates of household...

    Eye on Housing
  • Should You Fire Your Business Coach?

    Working Out Note: Last November, I joined a 3-day a week intense workout program (12 weeks) at a BJJ & MMA studio called Clinch Academy. I sort of went into......

    A David Creation
  • An Artist's Haven: The Brewery Art Colony

    In the heart of Lincoln Heights, northeast of the downtown L.A.?s arts district, lies the largest art colony in the world. Easy to miss from the road, the Brewery Art Colony is a thriving, eclectic community that, as the name suggests, was once the old Eastside and Pabst Blue Ribbon breweries.    The Carlson...

    specs+spaces
  • Simple White Flower Arrangements

    These are some simple white flower arrangements that I use regularly in styling my own home and clients' homes. They are especially effective for a dinner party, are easy to arrange and make you look like an expert interior design stylist. Try some and have fun! This centrepiece contains one bundle of pussy willows,...

    Patricia Grey | Interior Design