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Recipe: Crockpot White Bean Chicken Soup

If you are looking for an easy (and delicious) meal to cook, look no further! This white bean chicken soup recipe is here to save the day! Simply throw all of the ingredients in the crockpot and in a few hours, your tastebuds will be thanking you! White Bean Chicken Soup Ingredients 2-3 boneless, skinless chicken […]

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How to Stay Cool at Night

If you’re a light sleeper and don’t want a fan on your face through all hours of the night, or if have an AC that’s having a hard time keeping up with the summer highs, there is another way to stay cool at night. And no, it doesn’t involve taking a cold shower! The latest […]

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All Year Cleaning List

The “All Year Cleaning List” has arrived at the Front Door. Keeping your home clean all year can be daunting and sometimes a little confusing. Some tasks need to be done everyday, while others can be done once a season. We’ve created an easy guide to follow daily, weekly, monthly, and seasonally. We’ve found keeping […]

DIY Perfect Caulk Lines

Have you ever wondered how contractors get those perfectly straight caulk lines? If you’re putting off re-caulking your bathtub or countertops, there is a really simple trick to getting those professional looking caulk lines. All you need are the right materials and little patience. Materials: Tub & Tile Polyseamseal + caulk (in squeeze bottle) Painters […]

Color Theory: Grey

As one of the biggest color trends, grey is the new neutral that’s here to stay. Versatile enough to be incorporated as an accent to existing décor, and rich enough to stand alone, grey can be a subtle backdrop, or the colorful center of attention. To showcase grey and how easily you can bring the color trend home, we’ve put […]

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Update Your Home for the Holidays with Festive Pillows

There’s no place like home for the holidays, and if you’re looking to add some seasonal cheer to your space, accent pillows are quick and on-trend way to incorporate the winter holidays with your existing furnishings. For a wintery twist on holiday style, we love cream accent pillows like the Bear Family Decorative Pillow, the […]

Pantone’s Color of 2016 is a Trendsetting Duo

2016 is the first-ever year to have two hues in harmony chosen as Pantone’s Color the Year: Rose Quartz and Serenity. Rose Quartz is a delicate blush tone that’s not too pink, nor too pale; Serenity is an ethereal blue that complements the warmth of its Pantone partner. The pair challenges the norm of one color […]

6 Tips for Your Guest Bedroom

The holiday season is one of the busiest for hosting friends and family. With shopping lists, meal planning and more, setting up your guest bedroom can feel a bit overwhelming. Our 6 tips for creating a guest-ready space will make visitors feel at home–and will help alleviate stress on you, the host. You can rely on these go-to tips during […]

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4 Days of Black Friday Savings at Furniture Row

Get the most out of seasonal savings with Furniture Row’s Black FOURDay Sale! From Black Friday, November 27 through Cyber Monday, November 30, you can take advantage of exciting doorbusters, storewide markdowns and more, for 4 days. We’re super excited to give you a sneak peek at the savings–and want to help your wish list along […]

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Songs to Build a Fire Playlist

Fall is here, and the nights are getting cooler. To help cozy up the colder temps, we’ve put together an acoustic playlist of songs to enjoy by the fire. From new folky tunes to familiar favorites, this playlist is the perfect backdrop to the crackling of a glowing fireplace. Big Coat – Wiretree Big Jet Plane – […]

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Lighting for Daylight Saving

This year Daylight Saving ends on Sunday, November 1. As the saying goes, we fall back one hour each Autumn, and while many relish the additional hour of sleep that follows, the extended darkness can be a downer. Before we let darker days get us down, lets plan to make our homes even brighter and cozier with a […]

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Frame Tray DIY

This DIY frame tray project lets you repurpose and reinvent items you have around the house to create something personalized and new. With just a frame, drawer pulls and hardware, and your favorite paper or photo, the frame transforms into a one-of-a-kind display tray! Special thanks to regional merchandiser Callie M. for the great idea, and photos of […]

Decorating with Metallics

Metallic home accents are a major influence in home design, and no matter your style, they can be incorporated to elevate the look of any space. From rustic and glamorous, to the more traditional, rooms of all styles are screaming for metals–and we’re excited to share a little inspiration on how to go metal! Rustic spaces […]

Roasted Rainbow Carrots

Fall is a colorful season, and to kick it off, we are excited to share this recipe for roasted rainbow carrots. Front Door tested–and tastebud approved!–these savory, earthy, and elegant roasted carrots will be a crowd pleaser at your next dinner party, or a casual night in. Ingredients: 5 tbs of olive oil 5 tbs of […]

Holland Design Studio: Taylor Haake’s Fall Picks

*Program available in select locations only. As our complimentary Design Studio program rolls out across the country, our team of expert interior designers continues to grow with it! We are so excited to feature Holland, Ohio design studio expert Taylor Haake–and to share with you her favorite fall picks just in time for Autumn. Taylor took the […]

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Support Back to School Success with World Vision

Along with the important work World Vision does to bring clean water and sanitation to developing countries, the organization is very active in improving children’s lives right here in the United States. Back to School season has arrived, and this August many kids in need will head back to class without the necessary supplies. For the […]

Easy Upgrades that Will Transform Your Patio

Summer is patio season–and with a few simple style steps, you can elevate your outdoor living space to make it the place to be. We are excited to feature patio upgrade pointers from Danielle Hegedus, courtesy of Modernize.com. Danielle is an Atlanta-based freelance writer who fuels her love of all things design by regularly contributing content to the […]

Coastal Summer Meal

Summer certainly is delicious. And if you’re planning a get together and need a seasonally-sensational menu look no further than this tasty summer meal courtesy of Furniture Row visual merchandiser Greg Utsinger. Greg has contributed style-savvy content to the Front Door, and we are so excited to share these tasty recipes & photography from his […]

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Back to School for Small Spaces

Summer has flown by, which means a new season is approaching: Back to School time! Whether returning to campus and dorm life, or starting the year out in a new apartment rental, space–and lack of!–can be a challenge. But, not to worry: you can save on space, and maximize style with some design-savvy solutions! We’ve […]

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DIY Faux Stained Glass For Under $20

We love a good DIY, and are so happy to have team member Rose contribute her own Pinterest SUCCESS to the Front Door as a guest blogger. Rose has been working on a lovely renovation of her Denver home, and was gracious enough to take us behind glass doors for a peek at her DIY Faux […]

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Color Trend: Greige

Colors don’t have to be bold to make a statement. And that’s why we love greige! It’s the rich combination of grey and beige tones-and, while it’s neutral, it is far from boring. Whether paired with other subdued hues like cream and grey, or partnered to pop with corals, blues, and crisp white, greige is […]

Color Trend: Greige

  Colors don’t have to be bold to make a statement. And that’s why we love greige! It’s the rich combination of grey and beige tones-and, while it’s neutral, it is far from boring. Whether paired with other subdued hues like cream and grey, or partnered to pop with corals, blues, and crisp white, greige […]

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5 Summer BBQ Recipes

Summer is almost started–and we know it’ll be delicious! From backyard BBQs to poolside parties, a summer menu of festive, fresh fare is sure to be a hit. To tease your tastebuds and get into the summer spirit, we’ve put together summer BBQ recipes we love. From the appetizer to dessert, these grill-friendly and crowd-pleasing […]

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Color Theory: Bold Indigo

We are loving the style statement bold indigo makes! The color has a rich, saturated look, and can be used in traditional designs, or as a lively accent in more contemporary spaces. Indigo dye was originally made from natural plant materials. For interior design, the color can add earthy inspiration reminiscent of water or the […]

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Outdoor Living Style: Classic and Casual

Summer is almost here, and it’s a great time to get our patios party-ready. Whether your summer will be jam packed with casual BBQs, al fresco dinner parties, or anything in between, outdoor furniture is a great, stylish way to transform a backyard into an outdoor living space everyone will enjoy all season. We’ve put […]

May 2015 Calendar Downloads

Do April showers really bring May flowers? Yes! And these floral, festive May calendar downloads prove it. One features cheerful tulips, and the other, fresh-faced daisies! Whether you’re a tulip admirer or a daisy devotee, these background blossoms are sure to add some spring smiles to your month. Download is available in Desktop, Mac, and Mobile […]

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Color Theory: Teal Accents

Want to add a spark of color and style to your space? We are loving the teal trend, and have put together a color guide incorporating it with your home design. Teal has been a popular pop of color this spring, and will lead wonderfully into the summer. To bring home this color hit, identify patterns, […]

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Sneak Peek: The 2015 Colorado Springs St. Jude Dream Home

The beautiful 2015 Colorado Springs St. Jude Dream Home is situated near scenic mountain views, hiking trails,  and other quintessentially-Colorado amenities to enjoy. The Classic Homes design is a brand-new, 3,900 square ft. build worth dreaming about! Complete with 5 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, a generous 3 car garage, and other luxurious appointments throughout, it will […]

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April 2015 Calendar Downloads

April showers bring May flowers, and this April 2015 calendar download does that–with lots of color and cheer. There’s nothing gloomy about this springtime rain-inspired design that’ ll have you ready to grab your umbrella and play in the puddles. Download is available in Desktop, Mac, and Mobile sizing.  Download below: April Calendar 2015 1920 x […]

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Spring Storage Ideas

Spring is here, and for many of us, it’s time to clean house. Spring cleaning is a great opportunity to divest, declutter–and to add some design along the way. In the springy spirit of getting organized, we’ve put together our favorite Spring storage picks. Have some closets overflowing with stuff? Looking for a way to […]

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3 Ways to Support World Water Day

For over 20 years, World Water Day has been observed on March 22. Mounting concerns over access to clean water worldwide, and sustainability in global development led to its creation by the United Nations, and it has been an important awareness day since.  There is a major need for better access to clean drinking water […]

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Bold Red: The Color of the Lunar New Year

The Lunar New Year begins February 19th, and kicks off the Year of the Goat. Celebrations will begin in China to ring in the Goat, the 8th zodiac sign of a 12-year calendar cycle. The goat is widely considered to be a positive or auspicious sign because of its even temper and kindness. Some oh-so-lucky associations with […]

Last Minute Valentine Card Download

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, but not to worry! We have a stress-free last minute Valentine card download perfect for the special people in your life. Whether for the one who makes your heart skip a beat, or for your friends and family, these downloads are a simple DIY way to share the […]

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6 Different Ways to Arrange Frames

Stumped about how to hang your favorite framed pieces? A blank wall can be daunting, but a little creativity and some tips can make your design dreams a reality. Check out these 6 ways to arrange frames, and try these and other arrangements to find the framed fit perfect for your space. Before getting started […]

Style File: From the Winter Runway to the Home

Winter is all about cozy comforts, but that doesn’t mean style goes out of season. We’ve collected three major trends dominating the fashion & design world, and our product picks to bring the winter runway to the home. We’ve seen these three style statements all over our favorite clothing shops, and are excited to bring […]

JANUARY 2015 DESKTOP CALENDAR

The New Year is here! Ring in 2015 with this original winter-wonderful January 2015 desktop background. Download available for desktop, Mac, and mobile sizes. Happy New Year from the Front Door Blog.   Download for all your different desktops: January Calendar 2015 1920 x 1080 January Calendar 2015 iPad January Calendar 2015 iPhone5 January Calendar […]

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Bring This: 6 Hostess Gifts We Love

Party hopping this holiday season? Not to worry–we’ve collected our top 6 picks for hostess gifts that are sure to impress. For those who love to cook, love to eat, and anyone who loves this time of year, this list has it all! 1. For the foodie friends in your life, this double fudge layer […]

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Meet Marsala: Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year

Pantone announced the 2015 Color of the Year–and we love it! Marsala is a rich, wine-red tone that can be both bold & neutral, and is beautiful for fashions & home designs alike.  To kick-off this Color of the Year pick, we’ve put together some favorite products to add a splash of marsala to your […]

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2014 Denver Mattress Black Friday Preview

Black Friday is almost here, but rest assured: Denver Mattress is taking the stress out of shopping with our Black Fourday Sale! From November 28th – December 1st, enjoy doorbusters, sale pricing, and more, all weekend long. To help get your wish list going before the sale, we’ve put together a pre-sale preview. Check out […]

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2014 Bedroom Expressions Black Friday Preview

Sure, everyone loves Black Friday, but there’s even more to love about Black FOURday! We’re excited to announce our 4-day-long sale event that kicks off with on Friday, November 28th, and ends on Cyber Monday, December 1. Take advantage of sale pricing, doorbusters and more, all weekend long. We want to help you get all […]

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2014 Oak Express Black Friday Preview

Shopping’s biggest day is right around the corner, and we’re excited to offer Black Friday finds you won’t want to miss. From Friday, November 28th, through Monday, December 1, you will get storewide savings during the Oak Express Black Fourday Sale: 4 days of sale prices, doorbusters, and more! To make your shopping experience stressless, […]

2014 Sofa Mart Black Friday Preview

We’re excited to offer Black Friday deals you’ll truly be thankful for! Friday, November 28th will kick off Sofa Mart’s Black Fourday Sale: Get storewide savings Black Friday through Cyber Monday (November 28 – December 1). To take the drama out of shopping’s most popular day, we’ve picked some top deals you can add to […]

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A Fully Fall Menu

Autumn is a delicious time of year to gather around the table with friends & family to enjoy hearty meals. We’ve put together a fully fall menu that is sure to delight with classic flavors of the season: From squash to sweet cinnamon and spices, this meal will be a big hit this fall–or anytime […]

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Cozy Home Accessories

Autumn has arrived, which means crunchy leaves are on the ground, and cooler temps are in the air! We love the idea of infusing interior designs with warm elements as we transition toward winter, and have gathered some top cozy home accessories to make your house a haven this season.   1. Just in time […]

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Tour the 2014 Denver St. Jude Dream Home

Want to tour the 2014 Denver St. Jude Dream Home? We are so excited to share photos of the Denver St. Jude Dream Home here with you! Situated in Denver’s Green Valley Ranch community, the beautiful Oakwood Homes build is centrally located, and boasts sweeping views of the front range. With 4 bedrooms, approximately 4,000 sq. feet, and […]

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How to Decorate for Autumn at Home

From the crisp colors of the turning leaves, to the cooler temperatures that make us cuddle up, there is a lot of seasonal inspiration for those of us who LOVE to decorate for autumn at home. Whether you’re looking for new furniture, or a few accent pieces, we’ve put together a list of fall favorites […]

Autumn 2014 Playlist: Hello Autumn

Summer’s end doesn’t have to get you down! From crunchy leaves and cozy sweaters, to seasonal treats and eats, there is lots to love about fall. This playlist features songs of autumn, and some tunes we just plain love! Enjoy. Autumn – Paolo Nutini Shake It Off  – Taylor Swift Autumn Leaves – Ed Sheeran […]

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Fruit and Vegetable Seasonality Chart

Advancements in farming and food technology have given us year-round access to produce–even when some fruits and veggies are no longer in season. If you’re looking to shop more mindfully, and sustainably, download this Front Door original graphic on fruit and vegetable seasonality. While the offerings at farmer’s markets should reflect the natural seasonal availability […]

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Reclaimed Furniture inside the St. Jude Home

The beautiful 2014 Colorado Springs St. Jude Dream Home features Furniture Row designs throughout. The home style is classic-contemporary and makes it easy to blend various furnishing styles. We especially love the addition of reclaimed furniture, and one-of-a-kind pieces from the Lost & Found Collection. The Collection brings a rustic yet polished feel to any space, […]