|About the Book|
“Creating a home for our family and helping others to do the same is my passion. I want to guide you to your perfect home. Not THE perfect home. Just one that’s perfect for you. I want to help you make your house (or condo, or apartment, or cottage)More“Creating a home for our family and helping others to do the same is my passion. I want to guide you to your perfect home. Not THE perfect home. Just one that’s perfect for you. I want to help you make your house (or condo, or apartment, or cottage) the home you’ve always hoped it could be. A welcoming home: A haven and a getaway from the craziness of our world. Consider this eBook an expansion of our blog. It contains loads of my tips and tricks and ideas all packaged up neatly and in one place.”From the Introduction of Welcome Home.Much like other books, Welcome Home is broken up into sections: Begin at the Beginning, Inspiration and Preparation, and Nitty Gritty.Begin at the Beginning tells you what to do first. Where to start creating a beautifully cozy home. The do’s and don’ts of decorating as well as 3 elements that make for a great space.Inspiration and Preparation leads you to a few sources of inspiration and then once you’ve found inspiration, we tell what to do with it and how to use it.And finally the third section gets to the Nitty Gritty hands on decorating with small space decorating ideas, budget decorating tricks and bargain shopping tips. We also include our how-to step-by-steps for finishing furniture (plus a great resource for refinishing furniture like the pros), plus what to have in your decorator tool box and a whole list of 30-minute home improvement projects.We’re also including two BONUSES in our book:BONUS One is a descriptive list of Design Styles to help you get a better handle on what style you are drawn to most and some suggestions on how to get the look.BONUS Two is our best-selling recipe for scented room spray as well as a complete resource list for where to buy those supplies. Because a cozy welcoming home SMELLS good too, don’t ya know?!