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Stylish and Cozy Fireplace Mantel Decor Ideas

Who doesn’t love a well-decorated mantel?   Flipping Out White Flip Clock   You can make this humble fireplace shelf the focal point of your room with a few select pieces of decor. There is no better place to spend the cooler months than indoors beside a crackling fire. Now you can make your fireplace feel more seasonal and festive with these fireplace mantel decor ideas.    Texttime Black Clock and Floating Shelf   A Few Tips Before we start, here are a few tips when it comes to fireplace mantel decor.  Get creative! Try your hand at layering, using different textures, and incorporating items of different sizes. Seasonal decor can often be about using warm and earthy tones, meaning...

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How to Use an Analog Alarm Clock

How to Use an Analog Alarm Clock -And why you should use one! In the modern digital world, sometimes there is nothing like a classic. An analog alarm clock may seem like a throwback, but this standby has many great benefits. It won’t fail you during a power outage, you don’t have to worry about pesky blue light, and they are quite reliable. That is, once you learn how to use it correctly. But I promise you, it isn’t that hard!If you would like to skip directly ahead to how to use your alarm clock, click here.   What Is An Analog Alarm Clock? Mechanical alarm clocks date back to the fifteenth century. The fact that they are still used today is a testament...

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The Correct Way To Hang Your Artwork

      You have scoured the galleries, spent hours searching online, even attended numerous flea markets until you finally found your perfect piece of wall art. The most ideal focal point. The piece de resistance of your living room. Or, maybe just something nice to look at while hiding that ugly water stain. Whatever the reason, don’t let bad hanging techniques sabotage your gorgeous wall art.   Rule Number One: The Right Height If you have a single piece of artwork and are not trying to make a themed wall with multiple pieces, there is indeed a “perfect” height. The best height to hang wall art is typically about 60 inches from the center of the artwork to the...

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Tips for Sprucing Up Your Home Office

The home office. What once may have been an occasionally used space can quickly become your daily command center when you find yourself working from home. Chances are when you designed or furnished your home office you didn’t do so with the intention of working from it daily.  As a result, it may not be as comfortable, practical, or inspiring as you hoped.     No one wants to work in a dysfunctional and lackluster office space. Such a place will likely make it hard to stay motivated. If your home office is desperate for a makeover, we have a few tips to help you spruce it up. Your space will become more appealing, functional, and pleasant!   Consider your...

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