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6 Tips for Choosing Paint Colors for your Home

6 Tips for Choosing Paint Colors for your Home

A fresh coat of paint can do wonders for your home, and there’s a lot riding on this choice.

“There’s so much to be said for room usage, flow and function, but in the end, it’s the color that makes us feel” emotions, says Pam, a design consultant at Homemakers. “The whole idea is to evoke emotion.”

But choosing paint colors can seem like a daunting, if not impossible, task: Anyone who has stood in front of the wall of paint swatches at the home improvement store can attest to that.

We quizzed our design and style experts to come up with six tips for choosing the perfect paint colors. Read on to learn how to narrow the field of color choices and land on a final choice you’ll love.

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How to Declutter Before a Move

How to declutter before a move, from Homemakers Furniture

So you just bought your new house. Congratulations! Now what?

We think your next step is decluttering. Everywhere. As that shudder shoots down your spine, hear us out: It’s the best way to take stock both of what you have and what you may need for your new home. It’ll also help you get organized and get a head start on cleaning your apartment. You want that deposit back, don’t you?

Decluttering before a move may seem like a daunting task, but we’re here for you! We’ve put together some helpful tips on how to declutter and get organized so you’re ready for the big move.