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

Posted By: ECOS Published: 12/16/2016 Times Read: 2936 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: 5510 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: 5894 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: 11726 Comments 1
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: 4768 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: 23409 Comments 8

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: 6275 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: 1680 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: 15353 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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100+ Tiny Home Hacks That Maximize Your Space

Posted By: ECOS Published: 02/24/2016 Times Read: 2097 Comments 0

Looking for ways to live clutter free and make your small space seem larger? These tiny home hacks are what you need!

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