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auto-home.net – Designing Home: 10 creative backsplashes

  While I let my imagination run wild in my art career, I stick to very conservative treatments in my home and  advise the same…

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auto-home.net – So you want to hire a decorator

Many people think that working with a decorator is out of their reach financially  or that the results of the pairing would create a space…

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auto-home.net – How do you like your blue?

I spend part of every year living on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean in a small community in Newfoundland.  Being in such close proximity…

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auto-home.net – Is coral an 80’s colour?

 Colour is the least expensive change you can make to your space and still have huge impact.   Certain colours often get a bad reputation because…

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auto-home.net – 2013 decor trends with staying power

Here are predictions for 2013 that should  have some staying power….. Geometric patterning Really, geometric patterning has never  gone out of style; it has periods…

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auto-home.net – Designing Home: Are decor trends important?

I am interested in following the latest  trends in interior design.   I need to know these things to have relevant discussions with clients and to…

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auto-home.net – A little red year round

Red  is a great accent colour anytime, but it seems to be even more inviting at Christmas.  All it takes is the merest hint to…

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auto-home.net – Designing Home: Wrap it up

Trying to be earth friendly is an ongoing battle especially at Christmas.   I hate the fact that all the pretty gift wrap ends up in…

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auto-home.net – Designing Home: A must have vase

I’m in love with the Boblen  vase my new  neighbour gave me. Although we do not know each other well, she could not have chosen…

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