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Bringing your living space outside not only adds square footage to your home but also lets you enjoy fresh air and sunny days in comfort. An easy way to bring your inside, outside is by taking items you already own that are weather friendly or by spraying pieces with weather protectant to create a quick and inexpensive gathering area for friends and family. 


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A quick way to update any chair, sofa, bench or bed is to change out your pillows seasonally. To avoid storing bins of pillows, you can purchase just the covers which make it easier to store and clean. Pastels and floral prints are always in for Spring.


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Make a statement when guests walk in your front door. Scented candles, oils and cleaning products make your home  smell fresh and clean. Diffusing pure 100% oil is always a good idea to avoid chemicals. Oils are kid friendly and one drop can go a long way.


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If you do not have a green thumb, no worries. Plants such as succulents require little sunlight or maintenance. When indoors, these plants can last year round no matter the climate and can be used as a pop of green in any space. 


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This time of the year, fresh plants can cost you $0. Use leftover produce and fresh cut foliage from your yard to spruce up a centerpiece or area in your home that needs a bit of color.


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A set table changes the mood of your entire room. Set your table with white or colorful dishes and make sure to always add a pop of color using accent pieces, fresh fruit or flowers. You meal will always taste better if it is served in an appealing atmosphere.