The end of the year is the time to start setting your resolutions: work out more; get a new job; save money. While these are admirable goals, have you considered how your resolutions might make a bigger impact?
Struggling to find gifts for picky recipients can make anyone feel like a Grinch. Avoid the holiday shopping blues this season with this list of go-to gifts available on Amazon. Whether you’re shopping for an indecisive relative or your incredibly particular best friend, you can rest easy this holiday season knowing you’re covered with these presents that appeal to everyone.
Travelers are often struck by the unique design style of a certain locale, such as the bright, bold colors of Havana houses or the distinct, chic sophistication of Parisian architecture. And with Millennial families intending to travel 36 percent more than last year , it’s likely that many will come home longing to recreate the memory of their time away.
Once upon a time, wedding registries were created so newlyweds joining their lives together would have all the basic essentials to establish their first home. But as technology has evolved, so too has the wedding registry. Gone are the days where registries only include dishware and candlesticks. Couples can now incorporate modern must-haves, like the latest home tech. Think connected lightbulbs and front door locks, voice assistants and smart showers that will take a house to the next level.
A smart, connected home is what’s in style. In fact, since 2014, research shows smart technology has increased in priority during renovations, especially for first-time home buyers.* Wondering what options are out there? Here are six ways to add some tech to your space.
Inspiration is all around us. From a field of vivid yellow sunflowers to unique geometric patterns in the tile at the train station, the littlest things can spark the innovation behind some of the world’s most iconic products. Knowing why the products we use every day came to be is important to many of us – over half of Americans (51 percent) say the inspiration for creating a product is important to them when purchasing an item for their home, according to a recent survey from Moen conducted online by Harris Poll among over 2,000 U.S. adults*.
Congratulations – you’ve decided to build a house! While this is an exciting time, designing your dream home can cause anxiety. A significant amount of your building budget may be determined by the upgrades and options you choose to install, but where do you start? What’s worth the investment?
Are you thinking of starting a kitchen or bathroom remodel? Or, is it time to buy a new bathroom faucet to spruce things up? Do you have a certain brand in mind, but still aren’t completely sure what style to choose? There are likely a thousand questions you’re asking yourself, but if you aren’t sure where to begin, a wholesale showroom may be a good starting point to get ideas “flowing.”
Congratulations, you’ve purchased your first home! So … now what? You’ve saved a million ideas on Pinterest, and you’re ready to get started making improvements. But where do you start with your projects, and how do you prioritize them to make the most of your money? Consider beginning with these simple home upgrades to transform your new house into your dream home.
From helping the kids with homework to prepping for a presentation at the office, being busy has become a way of life for most of us. Combine completing chores at home with the needs of work and family, and finding time to tackle all our “to-do’s” can be a serious challenge. Nearly 2 in 5 Americans (38 percent) feel they don’t have enough time to complete household tasks, according to a recent Moen survey, conducted online by Harris Poll among more than 2,000 U.S. adults.