KB Home (NYSE: KBH) today announced the grand opening of Ashbury, a new single-family home community in a popular San Francisco Bay Area neighborhood. The distinguished collection of one- and two-story homes can be personalized to reflect each buyer’s lifestyle and budget.

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KB Home announces the grand opening of Ashbury, its latest new home community in Oakley, California. (Photo: Business Wire)

The homes at Ashbury showcase desirable design characteristics like gourmet kitchens overlooking large great rooms and expansive bedroom suites with walk-in closets. The community’s one- and two-story floor plans feature up to four bedrooms and three baths, and range in size from approximately

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Photography by Creative Revolver / The Rug Rack & Home Décor

* Location: 301 West 25th Street

* History: The Rug Rack was established in 2000 by Mike and Miriam Thompson in Chattanooga. Later evolving to offer more than just rugs, it is now known as The Rug Rack & Home Décor. Since its start in 2000, the business has provided a rug and home accessory shopping experience that includes education on product qualities and design assistance. In 2010, Mike and Miriam’s daughter, Katie Thompson, joined the business and is now the acting store manager. This family owned and operated business is now in its 20th year.

* Products and Services: While the store sells primarily area rugs, it also offers unique home accents, wall art, window coverings and small furniture. Sourcing highly specific hand-knotted rugs in styles specifically for clients has become a large portion of the business model.

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Have-a-go interior design enthusiasts are taking over Instagram at the moment.

And in Belfast, there’s no shortage of proud home owners taking to the platform to share their decor, design inspiration and budget-friendly make-over tips.

One such homeowner is Valerie Robinson – also known as the Belfast House Bird – from Jordanstown.

Valerie, an education worker by profession, has been transforming her 1950s bungalow which she describes as ‘a work in progress – on a limited budget.’

Her fifth home so far, the mum of two is no stranger to decorating her home but still finds bold, innovative ways to give her rooms a new lease of of life.

We caught up with Valerie to talk all things interior design – from bargains and money-saving tips and tricks to her unique rain forest bathroom and how to pull off a dark feature wall.

What is your interior design style?


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First lady Melania Trump’s Rose Garden makeover is coming just in time.

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The first lady is expected to give a high-profile Republican National Convention speech and the newly renovated space — to be a reflection of Trump’s favored décor palette: creams, soft pastels, and a hint of luxe — might just be where she delivers it from, one person with knowledge of convention discussions tells CNN, noting it is on a list of options.


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And some hope she will bring the same meticulous attention to detail that she put into redoing the iconic space — complete with a more than 200 page report — to the showy partisan event. The Rose Garden renovation is being paid for by private donations, not taxpayer funds.

The detail-oriented first lady wasn’t so careful in 2016, effectively botching her introduction to America by delivering an RNC speech including

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