|Posted by Zena Arnella on March 31, 2012 at 11:10 AM||comments (2)|
I believe there is a new wave of thinking about old houses, and I want to share it with you all; so open your eyes to new income assests.
For the past 10 years, I have been absolutely immersed in researching homes built from 1945 through 1963 — the classic, post-World-War-II baby boom years. And over the past decade — and the past two-to-three years in particular — there is no question that I’ve seen a major tr...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Zena Arnella on December 16, 2010 at 12:39 AM||comments (0)|
The most unique Christmas decorations are ones that use your creativity, or that turn to nature for their inspiration. Cheap decorating ideas for Christmas can utilize the skills of your whole family, to result in some truly unique and stylish Christmas decorations on a budget.
* Back to Nature: The cheapest decorating ideas for Christmas make use of what we have around us. In wintertime there are so many gifts that nature provides, that we can use in our cheap ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Zena Arnella on November 30, 2010 at 12:27 AM||comments (0)|
Most clients also ask on intense colors such as orange.
Orange feels citrus-y and is associated with:
- fall and the harvest
You'd think orange would be comfortable in its own skin, but is has an identity crisis. It's always in second place after red. It's also the natural color of fire, but red is the name used to symbolize it. Orange is not as aggressi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Zena Arnella on October 31, 2010 at 12:17 AM||comments (0)|
A client asked me to help her decor her house with red as her main dominant color.
Red feels exciting and is associated with:
- passion, courtship and love
Red is also a grounding color and can make you feel secure. You've no doubt heard of "seeing the world through rose-colored glasses," meaning that everything seems fine when viewed through thes...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Zena Arnella on September 30, 2010 at 12:15 AM||comments (0)|
If you are thinking on how to decor this year's holidays, here are some advanced ideas.
1. Stay with one theme and style for your holiday decorating. It makes shopping for decor easier and makes your space feel professionally finished.
2. Let your nose know it’s the holiday season. Place potpourri and scented candles near your entry and throughout your house. Or, better yet, bake some cookies shortly before guests arrive.Read Full Post »
|Posted by Zena Arnella on August 30, 2010 at 11:38 PM||comments (0)|
Here are some saving ideas to inexpensive decoration. I used with my clients when the budget is tight.
1. Revisit what you already own. Refurbishing existing pieces is the best way to do some inexpensive decorating.
Sandpaper, primer and paint can transform just about any piece of furniture. Don't throw something out because you're tired of the color, and don't pass up a good deal on a piece of furniture just because you don't like the fin...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Zena Arnella on July 31, 2010 at 9:52 AM||comments (0)|
Hello, August is here:
People are becoming more nature friendly, and most house owners are building greenhouses to harvest their own organic food. Do you want to build a solar greenhouse, let me tell you a bit about.
Calling a greenhouse solar is somewhat redundant, since all greenhouses are solar heated to some extent. The greenhouse itself traps the heat each day, as anyone who has been inside a greenhouse for just a few minutes on a sunny day knows. Al...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Zena Arnella on June 30, 2010 at 4:00 PM||comments (0)|
Since economy has changed our goals' options, we need to be open minded and get additional help to preserve our business.
Small business grants are closer than you think. In fact, the small business grant you need to start or expand your business may be available right in your own home state.
While there are still no direct small business grants available from the federal government, many state development agencies offer...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Zena Arnella on May 31, 2010 at 11:07 PM||comments (0)|
June is here, the time to rethink your connection to earth; so Not all green design is pricey.
"I'm so tired of the green stuff that is so expensive." "It sends the message, 'green is for the wealthy'. That's so not right. Green is for everyone!" Consider places like Goodwill and the Salvation Army. For a modern take on old accessories, I pick up shapely items at these stores and spray paints them white.
Cho...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Zena Arnella on April 30, 2010 at 11:54 PM||comments (0)|
Buying a farm business for sale is an investment opportunity that you do not want to miss. Buying a farm business for sale will give you the chance to invest in a sound business that you can do the management of to keep the business making a profit.
Operation of a Farm Business: In the past, the majority of farms were operated by a single person or even by one family. The taking care of the land; ordering supplies;...Read Full Post »