Ask Angie’s List: When Is It Time to Replace My Carpet?

Ask Angie’s List: When Is It Time to Replace My Carpet?

Eventually, even the best-laid carpets must be replaced. While regular upkeep can increase your carpet’s lifespan, most manufacturers estimate you’ll need a full replacement after about 10 years. And the signs you need to start shopping around aren’t always obvious.

Design Recipes: 10 tips for a calmer home

Design Recipes: 10 tips for a calmer home

For most people, home is the place where a day starts and ends. Instead of the home being a place of clutter and chaos, how can you truly make it an oasis?

Remodeling your home in 2020?

Remodeling your home in 2020?

Every year when spring arrives, homeowners think of remodeling, repairing and improving their homes. Reasons might include enhancing the sheer enjoyment of the home, practical updates, or getting the home ready to sell.

6 tips for getting a jump on spring cleaning

We all have things to do that we hate doing, and make us uncomfortable. That being said, a little organization can ease your anxiety and actually make you feel better.

House plan design trends for 2020

House plan design trends for 2020

Three design companies from across the country, The House Plan Company, Design Basics and Tyree House Plans, share their insights on new and continuing house plan design trends for 2020.

Light Up The Holidays

Light Up The Holidays

I’m partial to festive lights during the holidays around houses, fences, trees and lampposts. If you’re a fan of lights, too, you can wrap them around most anything in your yard, provided you secure them from wind.

6 methods for keeping resolutions

6 methods for keeping resolutions

If you’re a New Year’s resolution type, academia has unearthed some hacks that can help you refine your goal-setting and stay committed to following through.

Style at Home – Bringing warmth  to a modern house

Style at Home – Bringing warmth to a modern house

As a home decor enthusiast and shop owner I am always looking for new and exciting challenges. It is truly amazing how much decor can change an entire home. I got my wish this October when Nell Hill’s had the opportunity to work with local Realtor Kristen Malfer to stage an ultra-modern home located in Leawood, Kan.