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3 Innovative Ways Millennials Can Customize Their Living Space in a Healthy Way

Posted By: Tony Published: 12/08/2018 Times Read: 424 Comments 0

With the new year underway, this is the best time to invest in your mental health than by personalizing your living space with some quick and easy redesigns. Whether your living space needs a new coat of porch and floor paint or your walls just need some new artwork, there are plenty of ways to create a new style for your home while improving your physical and mental health along the way. With that in mind, here are just a few innovative ways millennials can customize their living space with health in mind.

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Using Pantone's Color of the Year, Greenery, in Your Home

Posted By: ECOS Published: 12/16/2016 Times Read: 1251 Comments 0
Using Pantone's Color of the Year, Greenery, in Your Home

The people at Pantone spend 9 months traveling the world, looking for color trends. Greenery is "nature's neutral" - check out our product picks to use it in your home.

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8 Clever Ways to Use Paint for Pops of Color in Your Home

Posted By: ECOS Published: 11/03/2016 Times Read: 3142 Comments 0

The term "pop of color" is one of the most cliched in interior design, but there's a reason for its overuse – it's a trick that works magic for the most mundane spaces. And you don't need to be an interior designer to make it work (though you do need a little dose of courage). While you can incorporate color in almost infinite ways, like a brightly upholstered sofa, a bold patterned rug, or a brazen backsplash – we recommend experimenting with paint. It's more affordable. It's incredibly versatile. And, if your pop of color ends up more of an eye-sore than eye-catching, it's an easy fix. We’ve compiled 8 clever ways to use paint for pops of color in your home to transform it into a showstopper.

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10 Brilliant Built-In Indoor Dog Houses

Posted By: ECOS Published: 08/20/2016 Times Read: 2198 Comments 2

Our pets aren't just animals - they're our fur-babies and deserve a comfortable room just like the rest of us. Here's how to beautifully squeeze them in!

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8 Eye-Catching and Easy Accent Wall Ideas

Posted By: ECOS Published: 08/11/2016 Times Read: 5165 Comments 0
8 Eye-Catching and Easy Accent Wall Ideas

A statement wall easily adds incredible visual interest to any home, but the design element can be tricky! Read on for our accent wall tips and inspiration.

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A Green Guide to an Easy Patio Transformation

Posted By: ECOS Published: 07/20/2016 Times Read: 1551 Comments 0
A Green Guide to an Easy Patio Transformation

Summer is in full swing, and it's the perfect time of year to spend as much time outside as possible. If your patio or backyard is in need of a serious makeover this year, you're in the right place! We've rounded up some of the easiest and greenest DIY patio projects to completely transform your outdoor living space. From naturally-insect-repellant plants to DIY concrete staining, this guide offers projects for any home (or apartment!) and any budget. Read our green guide to an easy patio transformation for plenty of ideas for making your outdoor space an oasis

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Myths & Facts About Shipping Container Homes

Posted By: ECOS Published: 05/19/2016 Times Read: 12475 Comments 7

Interested in having a shipping container home? Here's a ton of great info to get you started and headed in the right direction.

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Trash to Treasure: Upcycled Furniture Ideas

Posted By: ECOS Published: 04/01/2016 Times Read: 3997 Comments 0

Looking for a piece of furniture but don't want to buy something new? Make trash into treasure and upcycle furniture you already have!

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25 of the Weirdest Home Paint Jobs You'll Ever See

Posted By: ECOS Published: 03/10/2016 Times Read: 646 Comments 0

Looking for the totally weirdest painted houses you can imagine? We found 25 of them!

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100+ Eco-Friendly Decorating Ideas

Posted By: ECOS Published: 03/02/2016 Times Read: 10449 Comments 1

You don't have to live in a yurt to have a green home. Here are over 100 ideas for every aesthetic for both buy and DIY options for a gorgeous green home.

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