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How To: Make Your Home Pet Friendly

Pets can be one of life’s greatest blessings. They give unconditional love, give you the cutest looks and will keep you active. But that doesn’t mean they aren’t mischievous little things and can really mess your house up. Now, I LOVE my dog. (You can see her in the picture on the left.) She is…


Common Interior Design Mistakes

We all love the idea of furnishing our house. Whether it be an apartment, condo, or 2 story home. That nesting feeling can barely be held back once those keys are in your fingers. • Before committing to the furniture hunt, you should measure out your room before purchasing anything. Having the dimensions of the room…


Tips on Making Your Home Cozy this Winter

Some people absolutely LOVE winter, I have the “curl up on next to a fire with a book” kinda love for this time of year. Nothing really beats a cozy home though, one that just radiates warmth as soon as you walk through the door. Warm colors usually do a lot of the work in…


5 Easy Ways to Freshen Up Your Space

With summer just around the corner, many are looking for ways to give their home a seasonal makeover without breaking the bank. Here are Gardner-White’s five tips on how to freshen up your space quickly and inexpensively. · Add a pop of color. Neutral spaces can really benefit from brightly colored accessories, like lamps, throw…


Meet Angelo Surmelis of angelo:HOME

Angelo’s Biography: Let’s just get this out right at the beginning…. I LOVE all things HOME. I have since I was a kid. At five I started dragging furniture around my parent’s small Chicago apartment in order to change things up… since leaning and pushing on the walls didn’t seam to work. At nine I…