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20 top apartment decor ideas you can use today!

Apartment decorating, especially if it’s a temporary situation, can be tricky. It’s your home, so you want it to be a comfortable place where you can relax and recharge. At the same time, if you’re not sure how long you’ll be there, or if you have a landlord with a lot of strict rules, you’ll want to be careful how much time and money you invest.

Breathing easy: top interior design tips for better indoor air quality

When it comes to creating a healthy home, one of the most important considerations is literally the air you breathe. Not all furniture, home goods, paints, or cleaning products are created equally. The things that you bring inside and the way you maintain your home can all impact your air quality. Unfortunately, studies by the EPA have proven that indoor air quality can often be much worse than the air outside.

eco friendly flooring in herringbone pattern with arm chair and credenza

Treading lightly: eco friendly flooring options you’ll love

Flooring can have a big impact on your design aesthetic and budget, which is why making a final decision can be so hard. Among many considerations, you’ll want to make sure that what you’re selecting is appropriate for your situation and that it will be a good long-term investment. We believe part of making the best decision for the long haul means finding an eco-friendly flooring option that is safe for you and the planet.

My marmoleum adventure: a comprehensive review of our linoleum flooring installation

About a year ago, we decided to create a play space where our daughter and her friends could get a little wild without adults hovering. When it came time to put the flooring, however, we were stuck. We were surprised to repeatedly come across linoleum flooring as a recommendation. I kept thinking back to those colorful tiles I remember from elementary school – was it possible that anything from my childhood was eco-friendly?