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How to Reuse Styrofoam Christmas Ornaments

Styrofoam makes up to 30 percent of landfill garbage, reports Andrea Kremer in "Cradle to Grave: The Life Cycle of Styrofoam," a paper completed in the San Francisco State University Urban Studies Program. Styrofoam takes half a millennium to dissolve, according to Kremer. Instead of relegating old ...More...

How to Buy a Crystal Sea Mattress

According to Sealy.com, the Posturepedic TrueForm Crystal Sea Mattress is a plush mattress designed to eliminate pressure points that cause nighttime tossing and turning. The mattress contains memory foam, which is designed to conform to your body as your sleep. Sealy's Crystal Sea mattress is avail...More...

Outdoor Deck Kitchen Ideas

An outdoor kitchen increases a home's value, especially in a warm climate, and adds function to a home's deck area. Creating an outdoor kitchen may seem overwhelming and expensive, but you can cut costs by doing some of the work yourself and create your ideal outdoor kitchen over time.......More...

Homemade Wall Waterfall

Wall waterfalls are focal points that can add a soothing ambiance to any room. Commercially available wall waterfalls can be costly, but you can make your own for a fraction of the retail price. Select decorative materials for the reservoir and the face of the waterfall to coordinate with your exist...More...

Ideas for Ways to Use Old Wagon Wheels

Wagon wheels can be used as garden ornaments.wagon wheel image by Scott Slattery from Fotolia.comWhen an old wagon wheel outlives its primary function, it can in essence begin a new life and serve a completely new purpose. After it leaves the wagon, its newfound role may be entirely......More...

Bunny Nursery Decor Ideas

Create a bunny nursery theme that embraces the delicate nature and adorable attributes that make bunnies so distinctive. Adorn the room with a rainbow of color or focus on featuring one or two main shades along with your nursery decor. These nurseries work well for a baby boy or girl, depending on w...More...

It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas!

I got to thinking the other day...now that the glow of the Jack-O-Lanterns have been extinguished and the ghosts and goblins have topped up their sugar reserves for another year, it can only mean one thing...Christmas is coming! Every year people tell me I am crazy when I get so excited about the fe...More...

Carpet Underlay: Money Saver

We spend so much of our time and energy, thinking and talking about the kind of carpet we want to use in our homes. But we often overlook the most important item, the underlay, which helps us in maintaining our carpets....More...

Simple & Inexpensive Home Decorating Ideas

Potted plants add life to rooms.basil plant image by Piter Pkruger from Fotolia.comInexpensive decorating isn't synonymous with lacking style. In fact, if you know where to spend your money, you can create rooms that look like you spent a fortune on them. Style doesn't have to be......More...