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Laundry Room Design & Organization Hacks

Homeowners spend a lot more time in the laundry room than they think! It’s often a multifunctional space that serves as a mudroom, dirty clothes collection zone, and DIY dry cleaner’s station. And since this room serves so many roles in your home, developing a design and organization system that suits your family’s unique needs is imperative! If you’re not ...

Home Office Layout Ideas for Your New Home

Many people have had a shift in their work environment over the past two years. And while some are back in their corporate or company office, more have opted to continue working from home or follow a hybrid work model. Those working from home full-time or part-time are relishing the flexibility that comes from this new routine. However, the need ...

Tips for Getting Your Home Summer Ready

Guess what? Summer is officially here! While the Texas heat has been around for a while, don’t let this fact discount the magic that only this sunshiny season can deliver. To get you in the spirit, we’re helping you get your home summer-ready. Here are some of our favorite tips and tricks: Get Routine Maintenance Out of the Way Fun ...

2021 Interior Design Trends You Don’t Want to Miss

It’s hard to believe that we are already halfway through the 2021 year! And to celebrate, we’ve decided to share some of our favorite interior design trends. Here’s how you can get your home on-trend: Level-Up Your Indoor Plant Collection If you haven’t become a plant parent yet, this is your sign to start adopting. One of the biggest interior ...

4 Ways to Fall Back In Love With Your Home

Hearts are fickle! After a year of spending an increased amount of time confined to the same four walls of your home, your love for the space might be fading. Fortunately, there are many ways that you can fall back in love with your home—and it can happen without breaking the bank! Cozy up with some wine and prepare to ...

Ways to Organize Your Home Office

WFH is one abbreviation that the entire world has come to accept this past year. At first, this transition may have been exciting. Over time, however, the reality of the situation in addition to nonexistent home offices was a combo that many individuals struggled with. As we continue to work from home this new year, the need to officially create ...

New Year's Resolutions for Your Home

Happy New Year, Chesmar family! Are you a resolution maker, trier, or quitter? We’re not judging your new year’s practices, but traditionally resolutions take root in the lovely month of January—Capricorns are planning champions. Chances are, however, after this first month of ambitions, you’ll find yourself walking away from what feels like the impossible. This year, we’re helping you make ...

Storage Ideas for Your New Home

We see you scoping the internet for some home organization tips. Are we blaming a certain binge-worthy Netflix show? Maybe…well, yes! Simplifying your routines, lifestyle, junk drawers, etc. starts with good storage solutions. And the trick to finding said solutions can be accomplished without spending an arm and a leg on 50 wicker baskets. Stick around as we help spark ...

Kid’s Room Decorating Ideas

Unless you’re in touch with your inner child, decorating a kid’s room can be slightly overwhelming. Where should you begin? Will you have to redesign the room throughout the different phases of your child’s life? In this article, we’ll help you discover the answers to these popularly asked questions—giving you access to the tips and tricks you’ll need when the ...

Home Office Layout Ideas for Your New Home

Working from home has become the new normal for people everywhere, transforming the dining room table, spare bedroom, pantry, couch, and even the bathroom into “official” office spaces. As you migrate from room to room in hopes of finding just one quiet, comfortable at-home office substitute, did you ever consider the possibility of actually adding a home office? Not only ...

The Kiss of Vintage & Contemporary

Residential architecture and interior décor go through trends like it’s nobody’s business, making it seem nearly impossible to keep track of the everchanging designs as you prepare to renovate your existing home for a sale or begin the process of looking for a new home. The solution? Research! Take an afternoon, change into your favorite loungewear, pour yourself a glass ...

Want a Scandinavian-Style Interior? Follow These 5 Simple Tips

Interior design styles tend to come and go, but one style that seems to live on in all parts of the world is Scandinavian interior design. Scandinavian interior design uses a blend of textures, contrasts and soft hues to make a space look sleek, modern, and inviting. It also focuses on the relationship between design elements and nature, often contrasting ...