fifty redecorating tips from the Trading Spaces designers and cast.

fifty redecorating tips from the Trading Spaces designers and cast.
The six designers, two carpenters, and host of Trading Spaces all contribute a handful of redecorating tips to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution for a total of 50 suggestions. Among them: “Paint the ceilings” (Doug), “Think pairs” (Laurie), “Be selective” (Hildi), and “Beware the wood” (Ty).
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