Updating a new englander style home

Copyright 2018 Northern New England Real Estate Network, Inc. This information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.Whether you are a recent transplant to the area or have been a New Englander all of your life it’s hard to resist the charm of the classic New England style.

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If you’ve been lusting after New England style homes gracing the pages of your favorite interior decorating magazine it’s probably time to add some of that charm to your own home.

Whether you just add a few touches by switching up your decorations or overhaul your house top to bottom you should have a better idea of how you too can have a cozy New England style home.

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Affordable 4 BR home on peaceful street in nice residential neighbohood near Vermont College. House could use updating but price reflects current condition. The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the IDX Program of NEREN.

When choosing colors for your home think sky blues, sunny yellows, sea foam greens, sandy beige, pine greens and nautical navy.

If you need some inspiration visit the cape or some nearby woods to gather your color inspiration. New England style may be simple but it’s not devoid of visual interest.Shelving and hooks will be your best friend as New England style maintains it’s clean simplicity by having a place for every item and keeping them off the floor. A wood stove and/or fireplace are practically nonnegotiable.And while a stack of split wood nearby and fireplace tools are a practical necessity there also a form of decor.Braided rugs are another New England staple and not always one limited to floor coverings. A large home library is not hard to find in New England homes.You can also find braided table runners, placemats, coasters, chair pads, and potholders. Collect interesting titles and visually appealing book spines for a collection that makes a statement.Speaking of time, no New England home is complete with at least one antique and preferably one handed down generation to generation.

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