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    What is hygge?

    If you’re like us, you’re seeing the word hygge pop up everywhere. But what is it, and at the very least, how do you say it? Hygge (pronounced HUE-gah) is the Danish art of coziness, of unplugging and reconnecting yourself

  • Small Bathroom Ideas–DIY Bathroom Cabinet Decorating

    Are you on the hunt for small bathroom ideas? If so, small-space bathroom furniture like a pedestal sink bathroom cabinet is a great option for you. You get the extra storage you need without having to overhaul half of your

  • Raised Garden Beds 101: The Basics + Helpful Tips

    Have you considered raised bed gardening but haven’t gotten around to trying it? We’ll show you how it’s done. We will also break down the benefits of raised garden beds, show you a few different types, and give you some

  • Five Tips For Traveling With Dogs

    Everybody loves taking their best friend on a road trip once in a while, but did you know that there are safety concerns to be aware of when traveling with dogs? If not, have no fear; we will get you

  • How to Choose the Right Mattress Topper & Pad

    Have you ever wondered how to go about choosing the right top layer for your mattress? First things first. It is important to understand the difference between a mattress topper and a mattress pad.

  • Holiday Decorating Recipe: Behind the Scenes of an Improvements Catalog Photo Shoot

    We begin shooting our holiday items in August so that we have enough time to perfect each spread in the catalog before it reaches your doorstep. At this time the weather in Northeast, Ohio is well, anything but wintery with temps that

  • Selecting the Best Rug Size for Your Space

    Deciding which rug to use in a room can be pretty overwhelming. Once you start looking, you’ll find that there are several sizes, styles and colors to choose. We’ve put together this handy rug size guide to show you some

  • How to Choose the Right Height Bar Stool

    How to Choose the Right Bar Stool Height

    Choosing the correct height of a bar stool can be tricky. If they’re too short, you can’t reach the bar and if they’re too high, you’ll have to slouch – neither is very comfortable and, let’s face it, doesn’t look

  • How to Get Rid of Mole Holes

    How To Get Rid Of Moles Using Home Remedies

    Just because you have a mole in your yard, doesn’t necessarily mean it’s time for war! If the mole is just in the dirt areas of your yard or in your garden, you might want to leave him alone and

  • Tips for Watering Your Garden

    Knowing when to water your garden and how much water it needs can save you time and money. Of course, the plants are also affected in a positive way when the gardener knows the best time to water. Assuming there