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Second Sale-ing Your College Abode

Summer is winding down and all of our televisions are being flooded with “back to school’ commercials. Whether you’re a college freshman transitioning into dorm life or a seasoned college student heading back to school and your apartment life, you’re

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Upcycling an Old Trunk

It’s that time of the year when we do a lot of traveling. Modern day luggage is all about lightweight, easy to carry pieces. But not that long ago big, heavy, sturdy trunks were the way most people packed and

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Creating an Outdoor Oasis on a Budget

With the onset of warmer weather and the additional hours of daylight comes the natural desire to spend more time outdoors. But it’s no fun to enjoy cocktails on the patio if your outdoor space is lackluster. If the outdoor

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PCS Season is Here

For military families in Hampton Roads, PCS season is just around the corner. What exactly is PCS season? Typically considered June through August, it’s the time when most military personnel and their families receive permanent change of duty station orders

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Fixer Upper Finds at Second Sale Consignments

If you’re like millions of folks across the country you’ve likely heard of, and are deeply in love with, Chip and Joanna Gaines. You don’t know who they are? Well let us get you up to speed. They’re the adorably

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Spring Cleaning: Declutter

Now that you’ve completed your annual spring cleaning, it’s time to simplify and declutter. Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start, or even what you might need to get rid of. We’ve compiled a list to help

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Spring Cleaning: Deep Cleaning Tips

Your windows are open, the temps are warming up and there’s a delightful coating of bright yellow pollen on everything in sight. It must be spring! And that means it’s time to air out the house, freshen things up and

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Contemporary Furniture at Great Prices

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines contemporary as, ‘happening or beginning now or in recent times.’ This vague definition misses the mark as it applies to the Contemporary furniture aesthetic. Contemporary furniture, often referred to as modern contemporary furniture, or even modern

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Give Your Lighting New Life

Are you sick of all the people spouting off the latest mantra, “New year, new you?” How about “New year, new stuff for my house to make it more fun and exciting?” Yeah?! Ok, we’re here to help. Specifically, as it

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Room Refresh

Now that we’re settled into 2016 (well, we aren’t just yet, are you?) it’s time to get down to business. If your New Year’s resolution didn’t include de-cluttering your home, maybe you’re looking to update a room, or two, in

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