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Do you have a dated fireplace? Check out this stone fireplace makeover with before and after pics of an easy DIY transformation that won't break the bank.
Melissa Michaels shares her low-cost living room and fireplace makeover using nothing more than paint and furniture rearranging.
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Take our 7 step Bedroom Refresh Challenge. Melissa Michaels' simple but smart ideas will help you achieve the bedroom makeover of your dreams.
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If you are relocation soon, these moving tips just might save your sanity.
Melissa Michaels from The Inspired Room shares insightful moving advice that helped her reduce stress during her last relocation.
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Our stone fireplace felt dated with pinkish stone and mauve grout (this photo is the BEFORE). For about $15 and literally just a few minutes of effort, we transformed it! Come see!

DIY Fireplace before and after makeover >
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Organizing & simplifying can seem like a never ending cycle. Have you been there? Why else do so many of us deem the start of a new year to be the time to get organized? Not to mention, Spring is notorious for cleaning, getti...
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Declutter and get organized with Diane's great tips and a giveaway for the new book Make Room for What You Love!
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Feeling overwhelmed by chaos and clutter? Come be inspired.
Feeling overwhelmed with housework? We've compiled the best organization and housekeeping tips that will show you how to eliminate clutter in no time.
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Last chance to get THE INSPIRED ROOM book + Caldrea gift set for FREE from Grove Collaborative! Offer expires tonight! It's such an incredible deal! #sp

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Get THE INSPIRED ROOM coffee table book + luxury Caldera products FOR FREE! SERIOUSLY! :-D >>
Hey friends, I was just writing a post on my new SHIPLAP wall (you can see tiny sneak peek of the wall above, eeek!) when I got an email offering a copy of THE INSPIRED ROOM BOOK F-R-E-E for everyone who is taking advantage of the Caldrea summer entertaining kit I told you about the other day!
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Here a 7 summer activity ideas with insight on how to stay organized while planning them. Make the most out of summer with your family!
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Check out this fun new video series from +Cassity Remodelaholic
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“Perfectionists often struggle with decisions because while they might want a perfect solution, they aren’t sure yet what that solution would be, and they may not have time to think about it just then, so they delay action.” -- Make Room For What You Love book, simplifying, decluttering and organizing ideas for your home
Last week I announced that I was part of a launch team for Melissa Michaels’ new book Make Room for What You Love. Now that I’ve had a chance to read a little more, I can say that it is…
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The Inspired Room - Love the Home You Have
Melissa Michaels is the writer and creator of the home decor blog, The Inspired Room
The Inspired Room was voted Readers' Favorite Top Decorating Blog for 2014 by Better Homes & Gardens Magazine. She features simple, creative and inspiring ideas to love the home you have.
"When life inspires our home, our home will inspire our life." Melissa Michaels
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Beating Clutter & Making Room For What You Love

Organizing & simplifying can seem like a never ending cycle. Have you been there? Why else do so many of us deem the start of a new year to

Make Room Challenge - Week 3: Clutter and Entry PART 2

So, yesterday I showed you my relatively organized command center. Today, I wanted to share my mudroom. The mudroom..UGH!!! I look at photos

Make Room For What You Love - Second Week Challenge

It is time once again to share this week's challenge. I was selected by Melissa of the blog The Inspired Room to be part of a group to help

15 Helpful Tips to Maximize Kitchen Space

If you dream about upgrading your kitchen but don’t have the budget, these tips can help you make the most of your kitchen storage space.

Love the Home You Have {Book Review}

**This book was provided to me at no charge, all thoughts and home decorating revelations below are completely my own. Enjoy!** I am so exci

Creating a Charming Backyard Corner

When we first moved into our house, our backyard was a typical new construction home on barren land. No trees, no plants, no landscaping. We

Love The Home You Have Book Review

If you have stopped by recently, you may have seen that I was selected to be on the Love The Home You Have promotional team. I'm so excited

Monday Inspiration {Window Shopping}

1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 Hi friends--Courtney here today! There's something weirdly therapeutic about window shopping, don't you think? I

25 Ways to Restyle Your Home

1) Study a dream house for inspiration 2) Jazz up a wall 3) Create visual flow 4) Consider your fifth wall 5) Create a style that evolves wi

Why You Need to Make Your Bed {Domino Habits}

Years ago I had a lot trouble keeping my house clean. I mean, A LOT of trouble. I loved my house, loved to decorate, and I really wanted a c

Creating Comfortable Corners

Do you ever get in a decorating or organizing slump at home? Even though I help others with their homes, I can get in ruts on my own. First

When You're Ready to Make Your Space about Grace instead of Perfectionism

You know that moment when you meet someone and you just know? You just know that they are as introverted and wanting to be a wallflower as m

Skybell: A Video Doorbell Giveaway

I treat my home as a sanctuary, a place away from the world where I feel safe. Yet, the sound of the doorbell disrupts the peace of my littl

Love Your Home Challenge {& Book Release Day!}

The day has arrived!! Welcome to the online launch party for Love the Home You Have! As of today, Love the Home You Have is officially relea

Family Gallery Wall {Media Room}

Quite some time ago I promised to turn the camera around for you in our media room so I could show you other sides of the room! This room ha

Eight Tips for a Tidy and Peaceful Bedroom | Uncle Bob's Self Storage

When your bedroom is full of clutter, chaos, dust and disorder, it’s hard to kick back and relax. Here are some tips for transforming your b

50% off Love the Home You Have at Barnes & Noble! {two days only}

I'm OVER THE MOON excited about this! :) The awesome people at Barnes & Noble are offering an amazing deal: 50% off on preorders of my new b

Charming Little Corners

I have a fascination with charming little corners of a house. In older houses you sometimes have those fun little nooks, quirky stairwells,