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Home Improvements Chapter 5 – Typography

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Typography is a very special art. The typeface, size, spacing, the mix of colors, intensity, fonts, the fluidity or austerity all convey a message, create a mood, make a statement.…

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Home Improvements Chapter 4 – Accents: Walls vs Ceilings

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After several months of lying in bed on my back, due to health reasons, believe me I had plenty of time to reflect on things. The road to recovery is…

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A grand looking building facade with a huge glass entrance and enormous planters with trees in them on either side of it

Home improvements: Chapter 3 – Entrance

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Wise people will tell you ‘never judge a cover by its book!’ However, a cover that makes an impact on someone is bound to attract attention and possibly one may…

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Lots of hanging round light bulbs that are semi white and semi transparent against a dark background

Home improvements: Chapter 2 – Lighting

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Let there be light… In any interior or exterior space, one of the most significant features is lighting. It “makes” a space or it “breaks” it. Lighting a space is…

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Two metal buckets filled with flowers

Home improvements: Chapter 1 – Planters

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Plain planters are sometimes indifferent. Painting them over with a “twist” will definitely give your planters a whole new look and add a dosage of personality. It also happens to…

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Two wooden coffee tables side by side in the foreground against an off-red sofa in the background

Home improvements

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Summer is just around the corner. This is the season that we are all looking forward to – holidays, weekends away, traveling, swimming, cycling, hiking – basically anything one desires…

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