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Color Trends for the Next Decade

Color Trends for the Next Decade

Since this new year is, in fact, “2020” -- we have decided to focus on the little details that make a house more appealing. One of those details is COLOR.  We all know color psychology is real. Yellow is considered “cheerful and bright”. Advertisers package with this...

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Hitting a Wall on Your Decorating Efforts?

Hitting a Wall on Your Decorating Efforts?

How to show your wall art off like a pro Art doesn’t need to be expensive to be beautiful. Pick things that speak to your heart and decorate your empty wall spaces for visual -- and emotional –- pleasure. Adding art to your living space is a way to add color, texture,...

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NOW WHAT DO I DO WITH IT?

NOW WHAT DO I DO WITH IT?

…it’s time to get fired up and put your ashes to work The Grand County pine beetle problem did have one good thing come out of it…we have PLENTY of firewood for heating our homes, building a fire in the fire pit, and warmth sitting around a fire at your campsite! But...

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Nature is a FABULOUS Decorator!

Nature is a FABULOUS Decorator!

Okay, it IS winter already around here. And for many, that means it’s just about time for their second favorite time of year - THE HOLIDAYS! (The opening of the ski season is arguably the first.) With the weather the way it is in Grand County, many tend to take the...

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BOOM! It’s Time to Downsize

BOOM! It’s Time to Downsize

Today’s “boomers” are either in retirement or facing it dead on. More critical and creative than any other generation that has come before them, these seniors show no signs of diminishing and continue to want to live life to the fullest. Retirement is just not what it...

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I Need HELP!

I Need HELP!

Three things to consider when hiring a contractor Many homeowners feel like finding the right contractor is about as easy as catching a unicorn or finding the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. Here are three things to look for when you’re considering hiring a...

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