Archive | Home Decorating

Four Ideas to Repurpose Your Furniture

Spring is here and so is spring cleaning. It’s time to toss out what you don’t use and make room for things you need. Although it may be tempting to simply toss out that old chest or that outdated dresser, don’t be hasty – you can repurpose them! Check out these four ideas to repurpose you’re furniture.

...Read Full Story
Design Disasters - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Designing Disasters to Avoid When Selling a House

In recent months, my wife and I have been on the hunt for a house. Fortunately the search is over, but in the course of looking for our dream home, we were treated to a few – shall we say – interesting approaches to decorating. These screaming, shrieking examples of what NOT to do, are worth mentioning:

...Read Full Story
Awesome Modern Modular Home Designs - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Awesome Modern Modular Home Designs

Did you know that modular homes can have a higher level of quality since they’re constructed in a controlled environment? Yep, it’s true. But, we like them because they look really cool. And, unlike mobile homes, you can get a conventional mortgage on a modular home! Read all about it.

...Read Full Story
Easter Decor Ideas - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Easter Decoration Ideas to Add Springtime Whimsy to Your Home

It’s spring, so you finally get to turn those visions of sugarplums and snow into visions of tulips and bunnies scampering around. Easter is on its way, and even if the weather where you live is still flirting with an occasional snowflake or two, here are a few ways you can bring some springtime whimsy into your home until your thermostat catches up.

...Read Full Story
Going Retro: Decorating Your Home Mid-Century Modern Style - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Going Retro: Decorating Your Home Mid-Century Modern Style

We’ve covered going retro with Victorian frilliness and Art Deco sleekness, and now it’s time to hold onto your pillbox hats as we dive into the atomic-starburst, tiki-bar wonderland of mid-century modern decorating!

...Read Full Story

Five Creative Cube Organizer Ideas

Don’t shell out the big bucks for specialty furniture. Get crafty on the cheap – or with something you already have! Check out these five creative cube organizer ideas for inspiration.

...Read Full Story
Repurposing Old Doors - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Repurposing Old Doors for Other Uses Around the House

Tired of winter yet? Well guess what? There’s still another month of this long, snowy, cold winter! Looking to shake those wintertime blues with a fun hobby? Tired of looking at that old, faded kitchen door? Well, look no further. That old attic door, with a little bit of elbow grease, can be your new kitchen table or even a new headboard!

...Read Full Story

Think Outside the Makeup Bag: 15 Storage Ideas for Your Cosmetics

I think it’s time we ditched our old makeup bags in favor of something fantastic yet functional, which puts our cosmetic collections front and center. Here’s a list to inspire you!

...Read Full Story
Guardian Building Detroit - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Going Retro: Decorating Your Home Art Deco Style

One of my favorite buildings in Detroit is the Art Deco wonderland known as the Guardian Building. Its gorgeous colors, shapes and soaring murals are a feast for the eyes and a great inspiration for adding Art Deco pieces to my own home. In this second installment of Going Retro, we’ll leave behind the ornate Victorian style and move to the streamlined, yet no less elegant, Art Deco style.

...Read Full Story
Unique Bathroom Design Ideas - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

Unique Bathroom Design Ideas

The Zing Blog’s been hard at work on our unique home series, scouring the Internet from Pinterest to Google to find unique inspiration for your home. So far, we’ve looked at living rooms, kitchens and storage ideas. Now, we’re tackling bathrooms!

...Read Full Story