GUEST BLOG: Trends for 2020; Thinking of updating? We’ve got your inspo

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Dear friends: Please enjoy this guest blog post from South Seattle-based interior designer Michele Bayle, who owns Bayle & Co. and is one of the many local contractors that can help make your house a home. Find her at michele@bayleandco.com or www.bayledesignstudio.com. Enjoy!

by Michele Bayle

Just like fashion, the minute you are ready to update your home to the new trend another one pops up and you’re just warming up to what is now old style. How does one stay on top of it all?

Here is what I see trending for 2020:

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Posted on November 7, 2019 at 12:30 am
Don Koonce | Category: Design, Guest Post

GUEST BLOG: The only design guideline you need

Dear friends: Please enjoy this guest blog post from South Seattle-based interior designer Michele Bayle, who owns Bayle & Co. and is one of the many local contractors that can help make your house a home. Find her at michele@bayleandco.com or www.bayledesignstudio.com. Enjoy!

by Michele Bayle

You’ve got a million ideas. Your head is already spinning and a new Pinterest board entices you to keep looking, pinning and planning. With so many choices, beautiful options and creative ideas for redecorating or designing your home, it’s easy to overlook the question that supersedes any design element.

The most important question is, how do you want to feel when you enter your space for the first time?

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Posted on August 12, 2019 at 12:30 am
Don Koonce | Category: Guest Post, Interior Design

10 Tips to Minimize Stress When Selling Your Home

When I was growing up, my family must have moved a dozen times. After the first few moves, we had it down to a science: timed out, scheduled, down to the last box. Despite our best efforts, plans would change, move-out and move-in days would shift, and the experience would stress the entire family out. Despite the stress, we always managed to settle in our new home and sell our old one before the start of school.

With a lot of planning and scheduling, you can minimize the stress of selling your house and moving. Here are some tips:

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Posted on March 4, 2019 at 12:30 am
Don Koonce | Category: Guest Post, Real Estate News & Information | Tagged ,