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Thomas Kinkade Faith Mountain Religious Christian Home Decor

March 12, 2007 EST | Auctions & Collectibles , Fine Arts , Interior Design

Now, for the first time ever, the magnificent story of the life of Christ comes alive in a 3-dimensional masterpiece inspired by the art of The Painter of Light™! This extraordinary collectible Thomas Kinkade Faith Mountain invites you to...

Liberty Ventless Fireplace

November 18, 2006 EST | Interior Design

The chimney-free, portable Liberty Ventless Firplace goes wherever you want it in your home. This portable ventless fireplace can bring spirit, ambiance, and romance to any room. This piece is a decoration must have. The ventless fireplace can be used...

Thomas Kinkade Lamplight Bridge stained glass table lamp

February 10, 2006 EST | Auctions & Collectibles , Interior Design

Introducing the first-ever leaded stained glass table lamp to showcase the glowing artistry of Thomas Kinkade! A perfect pairing of art and craft, the Thomas Kinkade table lamp re-creates his famous "Lamplight Bridge" cottage vista in the medium of opalescent...

New decor for a new year

February 05, 2006 EST | Interior Design

A reasonable goal is to pick one or two of the suggestions below and finish that project in the next month. Enjoy the year with a fresh new look! These ideas can make a powerful impact on the way you...

Things to consider before designing a new kitchen

February 05, 2006 EST | Interior Design

Kitchen design is very subjective, there are few hard and fast rules. A feature or layout that is perfect for one person is far from perfect for another. These are 10 things you have to take in consideration before you...

Swarovski Spectra crystal two tier gold chandelier

January 19, 2006 EST | Interior Design

This wonderfully grand chandelier glows with light. Embellished with exquisite Swarovski Spectra crystal strands and droplets. A 24K gold finish frame adds an extra layer of elegance. Crystal comes pre-dressed. Swarovski Spectra crystal. 24K gold finish frame. Takes twelve 60...

Deco Nickel Collection 17 " wide ceiling light fixture

January 19, 2006 EST | Interior Design

Sharp, stylish brushed nickel chandelier from the Deco Nickel Collection. Features a strong, Art Deco influenced design with bands of brushed nickel and a marbleized glass shade. A great look for any room in the home. Semi-flushmount design. Brushed nickel...

Tree of Life tapestry

November 16, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Woven in Belgium, where the finest tapestries have long been made, this is a glorious example of the art. The design is harmonious, the details exquisite, the colors rich and glowing. Comes complete with hand-painted finials and wood hanging rod....

Tips for decorating children's rooms

August 20, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Are you thinking about decorating your children’s rooms? Well don’t think too long, because before you know it, they’ll be grown up and gone! When you’re decorating kid’s rooms, you can really save yourself a lot of time and money...

Replacing planks of bamboo flooring

August 19, 2005 EST | Interior Design

In most cases, your bamboo flooring will only suffer minor surface damage – the type that an experienced do-it-yourselfer could handle. However, if it becomes necessary to replace even one plank, and the flooring is nailed down, stapled down, or...

Minor repairs to bamboo flooring

August 19, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Strength and resilience were probably high on your list of requirements when you chose bamboo for your floor covering. But even the hardest species of bamboo are subject to mishaps, as are the hardest of hardwoods. Bamboo flooring and hardwood...

Panama Bed

August 15, 2005 EST | Interior Design

The Panama typifies that tropical look that has made such an impact on the furniture industry within the past few years. A lovely tall wicker headboard accented by wood trim painted to approximate bamboo which is then trimmed with little...

Interior design trends favor bamboo

August 14, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Besides that part of the light spectrum between blue and yellow, “green” has many diverse meanings. For example, one less fortunate might be “green with envy,” where one with payments due might need to “make some green,” and one who...

Installation of solid construction bamboo flooring

August 14, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Now that you have chosen your solid bamboo flooring, you are probably very anxious to see it installed. But before you strap on your tool bag, there are a few preliminary steps you need to take to ensure a smooth...

Ceramic tile sizes, styles, & textures

August 07, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Shopping for ceramic tile can be overwhelming. There are so many variations and an unbelievable number of manufacturers. Obviously, if you are just getting acquainted with ceramic tile, deciding which one will best suit your needs is not going be...

Ceramic tile qualities & ratings

August 07, 2005 EST | Interior Design

The quality of ceramic tile is rated in five groups. Each group represents a tile’s durability under specific levels of traffic. The lower the group number, the lower the tile’s durability. The following information provides a group-number-to-traffic-level correlation and describes...

How to choose a 'safe' color to paint your rooms

August 02, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Are you STILL thinking about painting your walls with color? Many people are afraid to make the leap from 'builder's beige' toa more daring color choice. What holds you back? Are you afraidthe color will be too strong? Not match...

Great ideas for stair railings

August 02, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Stair railings at home are more than a simple way to get from a floor to another. You design an extension of your personal likes in decoration, with ornamental parts of wood, iron and other material easy to install that...

Decorating with ceramic tile

July 31, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Initially, the idea of decorating with ceramic tile might seem like a fun project. But as soon as you begin looking at your choices, it can suddenly become a very confusing maze. To smooth out the twists and turns,...

Ceramic Tile Installation Methods

July 31, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Installation Materials There are many different installation methods used to install ceramic tile. A successful installation depends on the proper use of quality installation materials, more commonly referred to as "setting materials." Choosing the correct setting materials is as important...

Ceramic tile floor care and maintenance

July 28, 2005 EST | Interior Design

When it comes to floor cleaning, ceramic tile is one of the easiest surfaces to maintain. All you need are basic cleaning tools, a little common household cleaner, and water. The only way it could be easier would be if...

Installation of engineered bamboo flooring

July 25, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Engineered bamboo flooring was originally manufactured for nail-down, staple-down, and glue-down installations. But the invention of no-glue, click-together systems has changed the manufacturing trend. Today, most manufacturers produce engineered bamboo flooring only for floated installation by the new plank-joining systems....

Laminate floor care and maintenance

July 22, 2005 EST | Interior Design

The bad news is that maintenance-free flooring does not exist. The good news, however, is that laminate flooring does. The only routine care needed to keep a laminate floor looking like new is a simple once-over with a dust mop,...

Decorating with laminate flooring

July 22, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Decorating with laminate flooring is very similar to decorating with wood flooring. Although similar to wood flooring, laminate flooring does not have as much texture as wood floors, so basically your choices are in color. As with most other types...

Hardwood floor care and maintenance

July 20, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Few floor coverings are as spectacular as a new hardwood floor. However, like any floor covering, it will eventually show signs of wear. The amount of wear, of course, will be proportional to the amount of traffic it receives. But...

Decorating with wood floors

July 20, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Wood flooring is one of the most beautiful floors you can use in your decorating scheme. There are not only several colors available but there are also many different species as well. Each having their own distinct characteristics. Choosing the...

Formaldehyde content of bamboo flooring

July 18, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Potential health risks from exposure to formaldehyde are without question a valid concern. However, there are certain variables that must be considered in determining the seriousness of such risks, or if a risk exists at all. Two of the most...

Bamboo flooring features and benefits

July 18, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Bamboo has recently become the hottest trend in flooring. The reasons for its popularity surge are many, but they can be divided into three basic categories: aesthetics, properties, and environmental benefits. The Aesthetics Because bamboo is a grass rather than...

Bamboo floor care and maintenance

July 18, 2005 EST | Interior Design

You invested your valuable time deciding which variation of bamboo flooring would best compliment your décor. Then you invested your hard-earned money purchasing your carefully-made choice and preparing for its installation. Now, the job is finished and you’re standing there...

Tuscan style decorating for the kitchen

July 13, 2005 EST | Interior Design

A Tuscan decorating theme can put some old world charm into your kitchen and make it a warm homey room to gather in. The Tuscan style incorporates warm earth tones along with natural materials and architectural accents to create a...

Passion for home decorating

July 07, 2005 EST | Interior Design

For most people, they can count the times they redecorate their homes in a lifetime on one hand. It's a shame because this is not because they don't have great ideas about how they want their homes to be, but...

Laminate flooring advantages

June 30, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Durability Because it's designed with a tough and durable wear layer, laminate flooring is much stronger than most installed solid hardwood flooring, carpets and vinyls, it's more resistant to scratches than softer surfaces (solid hardwood floors for eg.) and is...

French country style decorating ideas

June 30, 2005 EST | Interior Design

What constitutes the French country style of décor? Rustic, of course, is country in any language. But French country gives you the opportunity to add a little flair to your décor. Natural materials such as wood for tables, chairs and...

Book shelf decorating ideas & tips

June 28, 2005 EST | Interior Design

If you have book shelves in your home, and lots of books, you've probably discovered that bookends don't always keep everything in order. Sometimes your collection of books on the shelf are just too much for the bookend to hold....

Style your home with decorative plantation shutters

June 26, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Choosing plantation shutters for form or function? Plantation shutters offer both to today’s homeowner. These unique window treatments trace their roots to ancient Greece. The Greeks used them for both privacy and security. Interior shutters were used to close windows....

How to choose window coverings by room type

June 26, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Kitchen: Windows by a sink should be easy to clean. Faux wood blinds and aluminum miniblinds are the easiest to clean. Blinds that have smooth painted finishes, as opposed to rough, textured finishes (sandblasted) are the easiest to clean. Master...

Choosing the right wallpaper

May 20, 2005 EST | Interior Design

There is literally thousands of different colors, different patterns even different types of wallpaper. How do you know which color, or which pattern will suit it’s surroundings the best? Read on, and you will have a good idea! Color /...

Choosing window curtains

May 07, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Curtains are the crowning touch in home decorating projects. Although window treatments definitely shouldn't be installed until all the messy work is done, you need to decide early in the planning stages what you want to accomplish by dressing your...

Floor coverings

May 06, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Whether your floors are wood, tile, concrete or cork you'll probably want to cover some of them with area rugs to protect them from wear or to make them more comfortable to walk on. What to put on the floor...

Lighting up your home

May 03, 2005 EST | Interior Design

Who can resist a room with sunlight streaming through freshly washed windows? It bathes everything with warmth and well being! Unfortunately, there are days (and nights!) without sun, so bathing a room with light on command requires careful attention to...