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Should you roll with rollers or do as the Romans do? This mini guide to choosing window shades can helpFull Story
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Learn key methods and measurements for fullness and stacking to get your window treatments on the right trackFull Story
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Gray, the ‘it’ neutral of recent years, has left beige in the shade. But is it time to revisit this easy-on-the-eyes wall color?Full Story
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Filter light and views while drawing the eye by dressing windows in specialty glass, artistic screens or snazzy shadesFull Story
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If the array of curtains, shades and shutters for windows is leaving you baffled about the best choice, here's professional helpFull Story
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Windows can now control light and heat through electricity and high-tech formulations, making blinds and shades optionalFull Story
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Escape urban stress by decorating with soothing colors, soundproof layers and other touches that relax and rechargeFull Story
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Save space, cleanup time and maybe even a little money with a shower-bathtub combo. These examples show how to do it rightFull Story
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