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How to Decorate in Contemporary Style

Updated: April 15, 2022 One of the first steps in designing any space is pinpointing the interior style you’re hoping to achieve. From traditional to modern and every style in between, there are plenty of options to choose from. For a space that’s equal parts stylish, comfortable, and welcoming, decorating in a contemporary style can …

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How Does the Custom Furniture Process Work?

Custom-designed furniture allows you to create a space made for you, literally! At Interior Essentials, we work with you every step of the way to create beautiful, custom-made furniture for your home. Our brands are all exclusive in their personalized way: style, size, finishes, upholstery, product range, and price point. Together, they cover anything any …

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Home Makeover with Custom-Made Furniture

Your home is your retreat away from the world. It should reflect your personality and aesthetic preferences. If you find that your surroundings are lacking, though, you might wonder how to bring new life to your home’s interior. A home makeover offers the opportunity to make some small changes that will have a big impact …

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Benefits of Buying Custom Furniture

Your home’s interior is a reflection of your personality and lifestyle – so, why fill it with generic furniture pieces?  Although there may be a time and a place for standard, mass-market furniture and décor, a growing number of people are searching for something decidedly different. Instead of owning furniture that looks like it could …

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The Different Types of Window Treatments for Your Home

Window coverings and treatments are one of the most underestimated elements of interior design and often the secret to creating a space that feels fully completed. Although often considered just a decorative touch, window coverings are actually a necessary part of the décor in any home. Not only do window coverings such as blinds, shades, …

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Interior Design Essentials for Your Living Room

It’s often said that the kitchen is the heart of the home, but we would argue that the living room is just as important – if not more so. Your living room is where you spent a large majority of your time at home, whether you’re hosting a casual get-together, relaxing with family, or even …

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Furniture & Interior Design

In this article, we’ll be taking a closer look at the relationship between furniture and interior design. You’ll be learning about: How furniture fits into the larger concept of a well-designed interior How furniture can serve a multitude of purposes within a space Why custom furniture is often the first choice of professional interior designers …

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A Guide to Interior Design Fabrics

There truly is something to suit every space, every style, and every preference in the wide world of interior design fabrics. From comfortably casual to fabulous and formal, you have so many options to choose from. But while having a broad range of choices is one of the biggest benefits to custom upholstery and design, …

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Finding the Perfect Window Treatment & Shades for Summer

Every house becomes an oasis when the summer sun approaches. Whether it is your bedroom, kitchen, living room, etc. the perfect summer window treatments can not only complete a room’s design but also let you enjoy the summer sun while protecting you from it. Picking the ideal window treatment can be overwhelming but keeping in …

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How To Learn About Interior Design Basics

Becoming an interior designer usually requires a combination of skill, formal education and training, and a fair amount of raw talent. Crafting a space that balances aesthetics and functionality isn’t necessarily as easy as it looks – and anyone that’s tried to decorate their home can tell you that. But just because you didn’t attend …