Who says all the good songs are about heartbreak, rebellion or burning desire? After all, what subject is more worthy of being immortalized in song than the simple pleasures of home? Here are some of the best songs with lyrics about houses and homes, in case you were wondering.Madness – Our House
With its toe-tapping piano hook, grooving bass line, and earworm chorus, this retro dance pop hit from the 80’s is quirky, catchy, and a welcome addition to any ‘80s Night playlist. The video for the song is really cute, too. The Animals – House of the Rising Sun
Not all houses are places to escape the world and stay out of [...]
If you want to change up your home décor but don’t want to break the bank at the local home furnishings store, you should consider hitting up an estate sale. They offer benefits that yard sales, swap meets and thrift stores just can’t provide. Read through the following reasons why estate sales are better for finding home décor and furnishings.
Does having a favorite room say something about who you are, as a person? Do the rooms we love reflect our personalities? Do we love a space because it’s where we can be solitary and do things we love, but do them alone? Or do people tend to love rooms that function more like Grand Central: a major gathering place attracting everyone in the home for hanging out, talking, reading, eating – or all four at once?
We wanted to find out more about the rooms that our visitors love the most.What is Your Favorite Room in Your Home?
It was interesting to learn that most people pick rooms that are usually shared with other people. For instance, the number one answer was [...]
We all want our homes to look amazing, and choosing the right lighting is a big part of accomplishing that seemingly simple goal. Fortunately, achieving great lighting doesn’t have to be prohibitively expensive. Check out these easy and affordable home lighting tips to make your house look even more beautiful than it already is.Showcase Your Home’s Best Features
If your home is like most, there are certain design aspects you’re especially pleased with, and perhaps a few others you’d rather not draw attention to. By spotlighting aesthetically pleasing architectural flourishes, choice pieces of furniture, and tasteful artwork, you can direct attention to the parts of your home [...]