• April‘s Color of the Month

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    Article Courtesy- https://www.sherwin-williams.com/architects-specifiers-designers/inspiration/inspiration-videos/year-in-color/sw-video-cotm-apr2018-asd

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  • Why Our Customers Love Us

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    Why Our Customers Love Us -  Monica Rose Designs

    At Monica Rose Designs, we prioritize customer service and satisfaction. To let you know just how committed we are to your happiness, here’s what a few delighted customers had to say about us:

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  • Announcing the new website

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    Announcing the new website -  Monica Rose Designs

    We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website!

    Our new website provides our existing and prospective clients a simple yet interactive view of our work and the services we offer. 

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  • Remove Clutter!

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    This may seem very obvious but it is one of the most difficult and time consuming items on this list. It includes not only clearing off surface countertop spaces but also these areas:

    • Clean out closets - Ideally you should aim for about 20% of empty space in your closets. The master bedroom closet is especially important. My general rule of thumb is if you haven't worn it in over 3 years you are unlikely to.
    • Pantry cabinets - This space should look well organized and not over crowded.
    • Bathroom cabinets and linen closets - The more well organized these spaces are the…

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  • Update Lighting

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    If you have poorly lit, dark rooms this will not be attractive to buyers. Also upgrading a light fixture to one with more visual interest can be an inexpensive way to add appeal to a space.

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  • Upgrade the countertops

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    Replacing countertops with either granite or quartz counters can be a way to boost the look of your kitchen or bathroom without doing a full renovation. Some fabricators have remnant pieces that for smaller areas can be a cost effective way of changing out the countertop.

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  • Update the faucets and shower heads

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    This is a cost effective way to give a modern look to a kitchen or bathroom sink. You can also change out the shower head very easily and put in a more luxurious model that has multi spray functions or a rain head for an instant upgraded look.

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  • Change flooring to be more uniform

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    Also one of the more expensive upgrades you can do but it can have a huge impact. If you have old stained carpets mixed with vinyl flooring try updating to a laminate floor throughout. Generally people like to see all of your main floor living spaces in a hard surface flooring not carpet. Laminate or engineered hardwood especially in a wider plank look (at least 5" wide) will update the entire look of your home.

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  • Make sure each room has a clearly defined purpose

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    Having a catch all room that has no clearly defined use is not good. Buyers should know the purpose of a space by walking into it without having to guess.

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  • Edit your bedroom furniture

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    If you have traditional heavy furniture in your bedroom consider not using all of the pieces or of changing out an old wood bed frame for an upholstered headboard in a lighter neutral colour.

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  • Change to lighter new bed linens

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    You can find inexpensive duvet cover and comforter sets at many retailers that can add brightness and a fresh look to bedrooms.

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