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Monthly Archives: June 2015

    How to Add Feminine Charm to a Bachelor Pad

    By Barry Evans | June 30, 2015

    Creating a harmonious balance between gender-specific elements is essential when designing an inviting room for all. Follow these 6 expert tips for adding a feminine charm to a bachelor pad. Traditionally, men are more inclined to purchase functional furniture that are practical and serve a purpose, while women opt for precious ornaments and collectables, cooler... Read More

    7 Tips to Get the Monochrome Look in your Home

    By Barry Evans | June 29, 2015

    The combination of a black and white colour palette makes for a sophisticated statement in your home. Not sure how to get this contemporary interior trend right? Online homewares and furniture retailer TheHome.com.au’s interior stylist Emma Blomfield shares the dos and don’ts of the monochrome look! 1. Touch of texture The monochrome look can be... Read More

    10 Tips for Designing Your Home Office

    By Barry Evans | June 28, 2015

    Work in style in a beautiful and functional home office. Whether your home office is designated space for running a business, the occasional telecommute, or simply a nook for paying bills and organizing your schedule, you deserve more than a metal desk and extra chair stuffed into a spare corner. Why? An office that reflects... Read More

    Open House at 1815 Jackson Square

    By Barry Evans | June 26, 2015

    Come see us this Sunday, June 28th from 2:00 – 4:00 pm as we will be hosting an Open House at 1815 Jackson Square Hixson, TN !! Barry & Diane Evans | The Evans Group Keller Williams Realty 423-875-2255 (d) 423-664-1700 (o) Each Office is Independently Owned and Operated Read More

    City of Paradise

    By Barry Evans | June 26, 2015

    “I’m glad you are looking at Chattanooga as a possibility, and would love to share more information with you about this wonderful city! it’s an amazing little city. In the south it is, I believe, the only state to experience all four seasons in full, not just a lot of one and a little of... Read More

    Make waves at home

    By Barry Evans | June 25, 2015

    Just the sound of waves crashing on a shore, and the high-pitched cry of gulls, evokes a coastal scene and all its pleasures – which, unless you’re lucky enough to live by the sea, are usually only enjoyed on holidays. But conjuring seaside style at home is easier than ever, no matter how close to... Read More

    SMART Carpet and Flooring gives homeowners tips on best flooring options to keep homes cool

    By Barry Evans | June 24, 2015

    Summer is just starting to heat up, and for many homeowners, that means it’s time to check the air conditioning or drag out the box fans. Today, SMART Carpet and Flooring revealed another option for keeping cool, and it’s literally right under our feet. “Flooring is often overlooked when it comes to cooling, but in... Read More

    HOME LINES: Decorating tips for military families

    By Barry Evans | June 23, 2015

    As promised, a few, easy, movable decorating tips. Last week I brought-up the challenge that we face with each PCS (Permanent Change of Station) move. I suggested that, once you’ve pulled-out the kids’ toys so they’re entertained, you work on making your new front porch/entrance as welcoming and inviting as possible. It occurred to me... Read More

    Selling your home for more using the 3D rule

    By Barry Evans | June 22, 2015

    Declutter, depersonalize and design your way to a higher home sale price   Are you searching around for tips on selling your home? Have you ever heard of the 3D rule? It’s professional organizer shorthand for: Declutter, Depersonalize, and Design—and it’s the backbone for getting top dollar when listing your home for sale. 1D: Declutter Clean, clean... Read More

    Decorating Ideas to Promote Relaxation at Home

    By Barry Evans | June 21, 2015

      Creating a peaceful and relaxing environment at home is a goal for most families. “There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort” – Jane Austin. The following ideas are simple ways to make a home more inviting and create the tranquil feeling everyone desires. 1 – Create a feel-good focal point in... Read More

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