Bold colors add vitality to homes

Bold colors add vitality to homes

TEMECULA – Whether it’s Independence Day, St. Patrick’s Day or the holiday season, the bold hues that are synonymous with these events add a splash of color to rooms that can use a little design lift. While some colors may be synonymous with certain times of year, homeowners can employ bold colors in their homes […]

Seven inexpensive ways to update a home now

Seven inexpensive ways to update a home now

  FALLBROOK – Oftentimes, buying a home opens up a bottomless pit of opportunities for projects and improvements. While some homeowners engage in different repairs and fix-ups out of necessity, many others like to freshen-up their spaces out of personal preference instead of need. But even the most well-intentioned projects can be waylaid if budgets […]

Creating an outdoor retreat is a great way to add value to a home

Creating an outdoor retreat is a great way to add value to a home

TEMECULA – This year, transform an outdoor area into a family retreat with an “out-of-the-box” vision, careful planning and the appropriate tools. First, gather the family together for a brainstorming session and target what they want to do in the new outdoor haven. Next, make a to-do list of the projects required to make this […]

Harvest your own home decor

Harvest your own home decor

Family Features Special to Valley News Warm up your home with this season’s trendiest looks. Put your personal touch on your home’s decor with crafting projects that highlight the best of fall: copper detail, animal icons and pumpkins of every color, including white. Create a seasonal tablescape or mantel decoration with these Harvest Fall Lanterns […]

Color a new home décor with a fresh coat of paint

Color a new home décor with a fresh coat of paint

TEMECULA – Today’s paint products offer homeowners the flexibility to easily change the look and feel of a room – or a houseful of rooms, including walls, cabinets, furniture, accessories and trim items – by changing the color of a painted surface or adding paint to achieve a decorative effect. Woodcraft has all the paints […]

Embracing the Season’s Home Trends

Embracing the Season’s Home Trends

Family Features Special to Valley News With warmer weather ahead, now is the perfect time to assess the nest and look for ways to refresh the home with the latest colors, prints, patterns and fabrics that are on-trend for the season. While trends provide a general framework, it is all about mixing and matching looks […]