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How To Properly Display the American Flag

Jessica Richardson Local Lifestyle , Tips

Memorial Day and July 4th are  just around the corner and it’s the perfect time to show your patriotism by displaying the American flag on your house. If you are thinking of flying Old Glory, you’ll want to keep proper etiquette in mind. Based on the official Flag Code, here’s what you need to know about displaying the flag at your home When displaying …

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20 Tips to Make Your Home Feel Bigger

Jessica Richardson Real Estate , Tips

1. Paint or wallpaper the ceiling.  Anything that draws the eye upwards makes a room feel bigger. 2. Paint light colors on walls and floor. While dark colors make a room stand out, they also absorb light instead of reflecting it which makes the space feel smaller.  Opt for lighter colored flooring as well as wall colors to make the …

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Greenery – Color of the Year for 2017

Jessica Richardson Tips

Pantone’s 2017 Color of the year is “Greenery” and I am really digging it. Pantone describes, Greenery as  “a refreshing and revitalizing shade, symbolic of new beginnings.  A life-affirming shade,  emblematic of the pursuit of personal passions and vitality.” Considered nature’s neutral, Greenery really speaks to me this time of year when everything outside is dull and grey.  With spring …