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Buying a home for the first time can be overwhelming and exciting all at once. You might find it difficult to get yourself up to speed on the knowledge and expertise of the agents working with you throughout the homebuying process. While you may not feel like you know everything there is to know about the world of real estate, the home buying process can be broken down into five steps that - once you understand them better - can help you have a more seamless and relaxed home buying experience.

The master bedroom often functions as an escape and point of relaxation in a home. Including the time you sleep there, the master bedroom is also the place you likely spend most of your time. When designing this essential room, it is important that the overall aesthetic is an extension of who you are. That being said, there are a few tips and tricks you can utilize to take your master bedroom’s design to the next level.

Adding a bit of character or a creative element in a new home can easily be done through the use of tile wall accents. Depending on how they are used, tile wall accents can provide a small accent or create a statement in any room. Tile has the ability to add depth, character, and dimension to a wall.

Compared to other options such as wallpaper and paint, tile is a worry free option that many prefer. Finding the perfect tile to use in a room can be difficult. That is why we have compiled the top tips for how to effectively use tile to create an accent wall in your new home.

Designing your ideal home can be an overwhelming process. Sometimes, it is hard to know where to even start. Although it probably isn’t the first area you think of when you begin the design process, the bathroom is actually a great space to start designing. For most people, the bathroom is where you get ready to take on the day. A well designed bathroom is made up of many elements like lighting, spacing, and various materials that contribute to the overall design aesthetic. To help you gain some inspiration as you design your bathroom, we’ve gathered some of the latest trends in bathroom design.

When tackling the smaller spaces in our homes, every inch counts. In order to prevent your offices, bathrooms, or guest rooms from feeling too cramped, there are a number of tips and tricks you can utilize to make these spaces feel larger. Some of these tricks are as simple as removing an extra furniture piece while other tips may require a deeper dive into your creativity—but there is something for every person and every space! Whatever the situation calls for, these tricks are sure to open up even the smallest of spaces.