Make Sure Your Smoke Detector Is Properly Working For The Holidays

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Testing the smoke detectors or smoke alarms inside your home should be done every month. It's easy, plus it will give you greater assurance that if smoke is present inside your home, you and your family will be properly, and quickly, notified. Sadly, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) estimates that of all reported household... read more

5 Reasons Why Bath Time is Back!

Since winter is coming, we're bringing bath time back. It's a great way to detox through the holidays and prevent the common cold, plus, it's a great way to give yourself a luxurious moment. Scroll through for perfect bathtime goodies. Happy bathing, beauties! 1. Merry Terry Uchino towels are luxurious, sophisticated and beautifully designed. The natural shades... read more

5 Creative Hostess Gifts They Will Actually Use

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Anyone who entertains a lot has a closet somewhere in their house full of scented candles and cheap wine. Not that we're ungrateful, but a lot of thought goes into hosting an event. That's why the team at NousDecor put together this handy list of hostess gift ideas that are sure to be used and not stashed... read more

A DIY Shibori Table Cloth for Your Holiday Table

DIY Shibori Tablecloth
Opt for an alternative holiday tablecloth that you can use all year round with this trendy Shibori style pattern. It's easier than you think to get this organic modern look for your own holiday table and for a fraction of the price of purchasing a new store bought cloth or runner. Use a large cut... read more

charity: water wants to know: Who’s At Your Table?

In the spirit of giving thanks, this is something we're loving right now--charity: water has started the "Who's At Your Table?" campaign to make your holiday feasts give back beyond your immediate circle of friends and family. How? charity: water has partnered with designer, Ruthie Lindsey and photographer, Christian Watson to create this... read more

Stylish Tabletop Pieces You Won't Be Embarrassed to Use in Front of Guests

Going all out every night on the table decor might be a bit much, but when the holidays come around it's time to bust out your Sunday dinner best. So what exactly does that entail? Pretty plates, chic serving ware and a sleek finishing touch or two. Whether you're going for polished elegance or a... read more

11 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Decoration DIYs

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These eleven last-minute DIY projects will help you outfit your whole house in festive Thanksgiving feeling before the guests arrive. For many of them, you won’t even have to make a trip to the craft store. The best part is, these decorations are so darling, they’ll never knew you threw them together the weekend before.... read more

3 Quick Maintenance Tips To Make Your Roof Last
Winters can be especially harsh to your home's roof, and while it may seem like a quick-fix, a brand new roof is a massive investment. While the average lifespan of a roof is about 15 years, careful homeowners have a few ways to extend the life of their homes without enduring too many... read more

6 Creative Ways to Serve Appetizers This Season

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Throwing a party is a strictly social affair, held purely to give a reason for all your friends and friends of friends to hang out with each other at the same time. But there is something to be said for the pure delight that a few small bites and a nice cocktail can bring. According to the team at... read more

DIY Geometric Napkin Rings for Your Thanksgiving Table

DIY Geometric Wood Napkin Rings
Put a modern twist on your Thanksgiving table this year with these faceted geometric wooden napkin rings. A fun DIY project that's easy on the budget and simple to make. Use a darker wood like walnut for your napkin rings and pair with bright colored napkins to give your table a bold updated feel! What You'll Need:... read more
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