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Just twenty years ago, home automation was a futuristic concept for most homeowners. A combination of intelligence and convenience that would offer energy efficiency and make every household easier to live in. With the integration of voice-controlled devices like Alexa and Google Home, the evolution of the typical household into the futuristic world was made even easier.
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Make some simple changes – remove any items from the bathroom that have not been used in a while. Added clutter can make your bathroom appear smaller. Replace an old bathroom mat or rug with a new one, or add a painting or picture on the wall. A few simple inexpensive purchases can make all the difference.
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When preparing your ceiling for paint, remove as much furniture as possible, remove light fixtures, or at least the canopy that is attached to the ceiling so you can easily brush around it. This will speed up the time to cut around the fixture with a brush.
The farmhouse look is a big trend in kitchens. A farmhouse sink is typically the anchor of this style and can be accented with bright or warm colored cabinetry, mix and match cabinetry, or cabinetry that offers an antique look. Kick up the farmhouse look by adding antique style appliances, beadboard, shiplap or reclaimed wood accents. Add antique styled fixtures with Edison bulbs to finish off the look.
Most newer homes are designed with this in mind and offer modern conveniences, bright colors, shiny stainless steel and spaces for entertaining. Older homes do not offer the same cheery, open feeling and unless renovated, do not offer homeowners those same convenient features. In fact, the lack of open space, smaller rooms and limited daylight are often motivators for selling an older home and purchasing a newer one.