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We like to think that every article on Freshome has a little “best of” integrated within. But we know how much you enjoy design lists, so we created a category especially for them. There is a little bit of each section on our site represented in the fascinating lists below. It is here that you will find a large dose of inspiration, condensed in the most popular posts on our website based on your Facebook shares (published on a monthly basis), or in the “30 ways-on-how-to” articles which we guarantee you will love.

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10 Signs That You Should Become an Architect

  • cedar shingle home
  • natural stone traditional home
  • stone kitchen white marble
  • modern wood home pool

Can you juggle?  We hope so because you need to juggle a lot of things if you want to be an architect. Architects are not just designers, they are dreamers and doers. There is a unique mind inside the head of an architect that is magically able to juggle numbers, lines and angles, along with […]

10 Signs That You Should Become An Interior Decorator

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  • grey and yellow bedroom wallpaper
  • traditonal bedroom blue beige
  • grey chevron bathroom tile

If you hate your job, then you are among 70% of the populous. According to Gallup there are many more people unhappy with their career choice than those that are happy. That’s a staggering statistic! If you are part of the 70% that are miserable at work, you might want to consider a career change. […]

How Your Window Rating Label Is Costing You Money

  • French doors and larger windows are inherently more susceptible to air leaks so be sure to check their seals often. Image Via: Dewson Construction Company
  • The right windows add essential pops of personality to any home. Image Via: Donald A. Gardner Architects
  • Whenever possible, let tons of natural light in through your windows. Image Via: LDa Architecture & Interiors
  • Insulate your windows to help keep heat inside during winter. Image Via: Whitten Architects

Let’s be honest, when in the market for new windows, odds are the bulk of your focus is on finding the perfect balance between aesthetics and price point. Many of us barely sneak a glance at the window rating label, if at all. In fact, it’s not uncommon to hardly acknowledge that such a label […]

How Modern Highways Are Affecting Our Homes

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  • green wall vertical garden
  • courtyard garden
  • home security

As the population continues to grow, people have no intention of slowing down. Transportation is the ticket between point A and point B. In order to keep up with a growing number of people who are on the go in urban spaces, highways have to expand and change. When highways are added or reconstructed, the […]

How To Photograph Your Home Like A Professional

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  • traditonal living room fireplace
  • modern open floor plan fireplace
  • modern lighting

There are several different reasons a person may have for wanting to take a fantastic, magazine-worthy photograph of their home. A recent remodel or renovation has possibly left you breathlessly impressed with your own creative skill and now it’s time to share the final result with the virtual world. Perhaps,  you’re reaching out to an […]

What French Interiors Can Teach Us About Decorating

It is common knowledge that the French have a special je ne sais quoi when it comes to fashion and style. Simply put—Parisians know how to dress. We are not sure why they have been blessed with such talent, but it seems that the French not only know how to dress themselves, but they also know […]

10 Architectural Photography Tips To Get The Ultimate Shot

Architectural photography, whether classic or contemporary, can be both rewarding and challenging. Figuring out how to get the ultimate shot isn’t always easy, even though you try, try, and try again. There are a lot of factors that play into getting the ultimate shot — some controllable and some not — so here a few […]

What Does Your Home Say About You?

Are you adventurous? Well-travelled? Creative? These are personality traits that, in a sense, can be written on your walls. So, what does your home say about you?  There’s a reason that the saying, “Home is where the heart is” resonates with people as a commonly accepted expression. No matter where your life takes you, home […]

10 Ways to Make Your Home Look Elegant on a Budget

Having a high-end looking home can be difficult, especially if you have a tight decorating budget. Fortunately, there are ways – even on a budget – that you can get the high-end look you dream of. Interior designers have shared a few secrets over the years that have given homeowners some insight on how they […]

10 Ways To Create Your Own Meditation Room

Imagine having a room in your home that heals your mind, body and soul?  Wouldn’t it be amazing to have a special room inside (or outside) of your home that’s devoted to peace, tranquility and your emotional well-being? A room that allows you to escape the daily stresses of life and connect with a higher […]

10 Chimney Basics Every Homeowner Needs To Know

Whether you just moved in last week or you’ve lived on your home for years on end, the chimney can be an intimidating. After all, it’s not something we think about that often, aside from a few holiday fires, and it’s not exactly the easiest to-do on your home maintenance list. However, ignoring your fireplace […]

10 Things Every Home Should Have

Your home is your castle, whether you are a man or a woman, and as such, should be decked out like a castle. This doesn’t mean that you need large statues of knights lining your walls, but it does mean there are some items your home – and every home – should have. From a […]

Why Your Home Interior Should Reflect Your Culture

When work is done and errands are complete, there’s one destination that people seek— home sweet home. No matter what your residence whether it’s an apartment, house or mansion—home is a place of refuge. For this reason, it’s imperative that the space you inhabit exist as a reflection of your personality, taste and style. Above […]

10 Questions To Ask Before Buying A Safe For Your Home

No one wants to think about the possibility of coming home to find all of their most precious processions missing. Unfortunately, whether the cause is burglary, fire, or a flood, it can happen to anyone. These occurrences are particularly scary because there isn’t any warning beforehand. Luckily, there is a way to protect your family. […]

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