Pamela Pierce Veranda Magazine
When you come home from a long day at work, the last thing you need is to feel stressed out in your own home. We show you a couple ways that you will be able to transform your home into a place that makes you feel happy, comfortable, and a place that you'll enjoy spending more time in. If you don't want to wait another moment to begin experiencing the benefits of living in a peaceful home. Here are 7 simple ways to add a calmness to your home today.
Eliminate the Clutter
One of the most important things you need to do if you want to de-stress in your home is to de-clutter. Go through your house, room by room and get rid of the things you no longer want or use. If you have a hard time parting with certain i (Read More.....)
Federal and Empire Style came about in America in between 1780-1850 which was heavily influenced by England's regency styles and Frances empire styles. Both the Regency and Empire Style is focused on Ancient Greek, Roman and Egyptian tones which are incorporated for a government empire influence. In America the eagle symbol of the new federal government became a popular motif. Federal style incorporates the neoclassical influences of Hepplewhite and Sheraton including straight and delicate lines, inlay and contrasting wood veneers. Characteristics include slender legs, very delicate decoration, and symmetry. Many doors and entrances are often framed by columns and framing over the door. Ancient Greek influence became apparent in all de (Read More.....)