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The TV vs. Fireplace Challenge. What is the focus?

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
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So where do you place the TV in your main living space when you have a fireplace? Based on the research I have done (in addition to extensive television viewing), the proper mounting height for a TV, for viewing from a seated position, is at your seated eye level.
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Conveying Design Ideas

Monday, June 1st, 2015
Most of my projects are vacation homes which means that my clients are not local. Much of our communication is via email or text. In order to convey ideas I create visuals to communicate clearly so that they can see the options. 
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Interior Design Mistakes to Avoid

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
There are several interior design mistakes that one can make. I am going to focus on some that I think are the most common. If you take these steps one by one you will have a successful interior.
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Summer Cottage Kitchen Makeover

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015
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Even the most dreadful kitchens can be transformed. In this summer cottage the dated 1960's kitchen was well past prime. My goal was to recreate the ktichen without taking away space from other areas of the cottage.
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Snowy Scenes

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
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Many people are not enjoying this winter, but I freely admit that I love the snow. I love the whiteness of winter. Here are snowy scenes from my world. Unlike the Boston area, we are not buried in snow in the Lakes Region.
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Everyday Entry Ideas for Winter

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
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Winter requires so much more "gear" to dress appropriately for the cold and wet weather. Create a entry, foyer, or mudroom that contains the stuff and keeps it out of your main living areas. 
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Ideas to Simplify the Holidays

Thursday, December 11th, 2014
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Are you ready for a relaxing and fun-filled holiday season? Or are you caught up in the frenzy of shopping, decorating, cooking and entertaining without a clue as to how to keep your sanity? If you choose the first option, then I've got a plan for you!
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