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3 Easy Steps to a Romantic Bedroom

Happy Valentine’s Day! Rather than talking about decorating your home for Valentine’s Day (because seriously, who has time to decorate for every holiday?), I wanted to bring you something that could create a longer-lasting change in your home. If your house is anything like mine, the master bedroom is the dumping ground. Laundry’s dry? Throw…

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The Best Decor for a Feminine Office

My #FridayFinds have been some of my most popular posts on Facebook and Instagram, so I wanted to bring a blog post full of purchasable goodies to you this week. I was inspired to create a feminine office space, and I thought I would put together a mood board to show you guys what I…

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My 6 Best Guaranteed, Reliable Neutral Paint Colors

Last week, I wrote about my favorite white paint colors and how to use them. This week, I’d like to share with you my favorite neutral paint colors. These colors are great if you’re ready to lighten up your space but don’t want to go all-white. They bring just enough color to make the party…

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The 4 Best Useful Whites to Paint Your Home

In my last blog post, I told you guys that grays are going out of style and whites are coming in. It’s no surprise given the extreme popularity of the all-white farmhouse kitchens featured on HGTV and in home décor magazines. I’ll be honest, I love them too. So this week I thought I would…

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The Most Popular Interior Colors For 2019

Happy 2019! I thought a good way to kick off the blog this new year would be to show you the “color of the year” choices from some of the top color brands. Ready? PANTONE Pantone’s color choice for 2019 is 16-1546 Living Coral. I absolutely adore coral; it’s one of my favorite colors to…

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5 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Magical This Christmas

Imagine a cold winter night. You sit on a plush sofa in your darkened living room, wrapped up in the soft blanket your grandmother made for you when you were born. You watch snow fall outside the window, and it sends a little shiver down your spine. You grip the warm mug of cocoa just…

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5 Easy Ways to Customize Your Builder-Grade Home: Part 5

Welcome back to the blog! This is the final post on the series of how to give your bland, builder-grade home a makeover. Did you miss the first parts of the series? Catch them here: Part 1: Lighting Part 2: Cabinet Pulls Part 3: Doors Part 4: Plumbing Fixtures Today we’re talking all things trim…

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5 Easy Ways to Customize Your Builder-Grade Home: Part 4

Welcome back to the Cummings Custom Interiors blog! This is the 4th post on customizing your builder-grade home. If you missed the first three, you can read them here (lighting), here (cabinet hardware), and here (doors). Today’s upgrade topic is short and sweet- plumbing fixtures. Changing out your builder-grade fixtures can take your home from…

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5 Easy Ways to Customize Your Builder-Grade Home: Part 3

Welcome back! We’re so glad you joined us in the third post in our series on how to make your builder-grade home feel more expensive. If you missed the first, you can read our posts on light fixtures here and on cabinet hardware here. This week, we’re talking about upgrading the doors in your home.…

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5 Easy Ways to Customize Your Builder-Grade Home: Part 2

Last week, I wrote about upgrading your home’s lighting to give it a customized feel. You can read more about improving the lighting in your home here. In this week’s installment of “5 Easy Ways to Customize Your Home,” we’re talking about cabinet hardware. In many non-custom homes, builders cut costs by leaving out kitchen…

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