Design Ideas Category

Entryway Decor: Make a Good First Impression

“You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” ~ Will Rogers What’s the tone of your home? Are you thinking of changing your entryway decor? You may be planning to set up a beautiful scene in your home to welcome guests. Or, it might be the perfect space to create just the […]

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White Decor: 4 Tips for a Refreshingly Beautiful Look

Are you ready to enliven your home with a bright, fresh look? White decor is perfect for adding upscale design and sophisticated style. It illuminates spaces and makes them feel refreshingly peaceful. But, for many, the thought of decorating with white strikes a chord of fear. What if it turns out sterile and boring? Well, […]

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The Water Damage Protection You Need

You know how to tell it’s springtime in the St Louis area? Take a look outside. Is it raining? We do experience beautiful weather in this area, but when it rains–it pours. Does the exterior of your home have water damage protection? If not, add it to your list of home projects this spring! Water […]

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Woven Shades: Inspired by Nature

We’ve had some gorgeous spring weather recently–doesn’t it make you want to get outdoors and enjoy nature? As excited as we are for fresh air and sunshine, we also know that springtime brings its own challenges. The rainy days, muddy ground and chilly winds keep us indoors. Want to capture the refreshing spring light while […]

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The Best Paint Prices: What to Know Before You Buy

If you’re looking for the best paint prices, there are things you should know. There’s a lot more that goes into the cost of paint than just picking up a gallon from the store. Lucky for you, you’ve come to the right place! Consider this our Best Paint Prices PSA.  At Flanagan Paint & Supply, […]

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Before and After: Decorating with Draperies

Think back to the last room you redecorated in your home, the time you moved, or when you made a few simple changes to your decor. What made your space complete? Did you just have a feeling that it was finished? Well, decorating with draperies gives you the same feeling. Your windows can make or break your […]

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Cover Sliding Glass Doors: Your Questions Answered

Spring has arrived, and summer will be here sooner than you know. Is it time to cover sliding glass doors in your home? Your outdoor space is going to be seeing lots of action in the coming weeks and months, and that means your sliding glass doors will be open–then closed, open–then closed. Between pets […]

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Exterior Paint Colors: 7 Must-See Homes

Are you looking for ways to spruce up the curb appeal of your home? Choosing new exterior paint colors is a great way to refresh the look of your home this spring. Whether you want to revitalize the color scheme you already have, or take the look of your home in a completely different direction, […]

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How to Darken a Bedroom (Daylight Savings Time Strikes Again!)

It’s that time of year again. Yes, springtime has arrived, and we’re all very excited. But that’s not *exactly* what I’m talking about. It’s the time of year when Google comes close to breaking, as everyone searches the term, “how to darken a bedroom.” The realization came to me only days ago, as I was […]

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What’s Your Roman Shade Style?

If I peeked in your closet, what would I find? The newest fashions? Classic chic pieces? Chiffon, silk, and lace? The clothes you wear reflect aspects of who you are and what you love. They make you feel comfortable, beautiful, and 100% you. But what about your home? Does it speak to your personal style? […]

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