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Spring Cleaning: An Organized Garage

(Yes, it can exist.) Do basements and garages ever get any love? They’re both places where the main ideas are storing, stacking, and hiding. The only difference is that you don’t park your car in the basement, and depending on the state of your garage, you may not park your car there, either. If that’s the case, it’s time to do a little organizing in the garage, in spring cleaning fashion, but in a permanent manner.
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Colorful Rug

Buying the Perfect Area Rug

Is a rug important? Does it REALLY tie it all together? And is there such a thing as a rug that works well in the dining room? Yes! And, yes. And, yes again! A rug is important and the size of it is MOST important. A dining room rug that is both practical, stylish, and the right size for the room and furniture is not easy to find. The correct rug, though, the one that is beautiful, works with your life, and your room
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More Is More, More, More! Welcoming “Maximalism”!

Is the designing part of your brain filled with patterns and prints; colors and uniquely shaped wall art? Do white walls bore you, and do bare floors feel like a hospital? In your opinion, has the minimalism trend gone on for just too long? If your best home is painted with COLOR, and printed wallpaper is hung on every available wall, this post is for you. If your best home has beds piled high with textured quilts an
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Bathroom with Color

Bathroom Inspiration: Color!

Bathrooms should receive just as much love and care as every other room in your home. Make sure it’s a room that you love, but watch that your house guests don’t start running a bath because they feel so relaxed and happy. There’s nothing like an injection of color to show it that you care but there are other unique details that can make your bathroom feel like a special room, too. Let’s get creative with the space t
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Empty Nest

Empty Nesters: Downsizing Can Mean Upgrading!

Have you looked around your home recently and come to a new realization: I don’t need all of this space anymore! Maybe you have two bedrooms and now you only need one. Maybe the finished basement is only collecting dust. And the big backyard? Maybe you just need a small patio on which to relax. The kids may have moved out, and you’re tired of cleaning spaces you don’t use anymore. Downgrading the square footage of yo
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Design Trends for Spring 2017!

C’mon, spring! And c’mon spring trends! Just like we’re tiring of winter weather, we’re also feeling a tad fatigued with winter décor trends. After too much metallic, cozy knits, and industrial pieces we want something different. The spring season is the time to incorporate fun, glamour, and escapist relief. Welcome to the spring décor trends that are on the horizon! Botanical Patterns and Prints. This trend is all a
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Color Trends

2017 Color Trends That We (Still) Love

At the beginning of the year we looked forward to the projected home décor trends of 2017. Now that we are a couple months into the new year, we should check in and see if the trends are speaking to designers, both professional and amateurs. Let’s focus on color! Here is what’s still hot, and what colors aren’t going away, and maybe a surprise! Greenery. This color is here to stay at least for this year. After all, i
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Bubble Wrap

Moving in Together? Decorate Your Home Without (Too Much) Arguing

It’s a huge step in a relationship: moving in together. Yeah, yeah, you’re combining lives with another person, blah, blah, blah. But the combining of THINGS and STYLES?! Even in the best case scenario, where one of you is a fabulous interior designer with impeccable taste and an eye for design, there’s always going to be the other person who wants to display their beloved childhood toy collection, and the basement w
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Budget

Living (Room) on a Budget

We’re living for an affordable living room! Everyone wants to stay within a budget but then it’s difficult to achieve the type of style and luxury you crave. Creativity and planning is a must when decorating on a budget and it’s entirely possible to furnish your living room with stylish furniture, and still incorporate personality and trendy décor. You CAN fill your living room with things that you love without spend
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Valentine's Day

Color Your Valentine’s Day Red, Pink, Purple, White, Silver….

Happy Valentine’s Day! We are gathered here today to round up all of our Valentine’s Day furniture and present them to you in a pretty, shiny bundle, hopefully resulting in a long and meaningful relationship. Get ready for more red, purple, pink, and pops of romantic white and silver that can furnish every room in your home! Are you ready to go on a date and check out one of American Freight’s valentines?
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