Category Archives: Inspiring Home Decor Ideas

A collection of decorating ideas that give your home that signature Balsam Hill elegance

Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

My Balsam Hill Home: A Woodland Holiday Celebration

The rustic beauty of the outdoors offer plenty of inspiration when decorating for the holidays. With the ideal tree, ornaments, and other accessories, you can create a beautiful woodland holiday celebration for your home. Bring the outdoors in with these lovely Christmas tree decorating ideas.

Start with a Full-Shaped Tree

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Vermont White Spruce from BalsamHill.com

A full-shaped tree brings a classic touch to your holiday decorating, and sets the tone for your theme. It is perfect for your family ornaments and brings to mind Christmases spent in a ski lodge. With a full tree, you can easily find ornaments and accessories that complement the woodland theme.

Accompany with Woods-Inspired Ornaments

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Balsam Hill’s Woodland Ornaments

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Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

ASK BALSAM HILL WITH DAGMAR OBERT: PREPARING YOUR PORCH FOR AUTUMN

Hi Dagmar,

I want my family to still be able to gather in our outdoor spaces even as it gradually gets colder deep into the fall season. Is there any way I can make my porch warm and cozy for autumn?

Sharon

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Hi Sharon,

The first thing you have to consider when making your porch warm and cozy for autumn is the theme and atmosphere that you want to showcase. Are you going for a rustic look with natural accents or a more traditional one with bright-colored accessories and fall harvest adornments?

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Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

A Season of Warmth Begins: Fall and Winter Accents for the Foyer

A colder climate signals the start of the fascinating season of autumn. But in effect, as we go further into winter, the warmer our homes become. In this post, Balsam Hill features the foyer, and how to make it cozier and more inviting even as the cold months step in. A warm and festive home

Decorated foliage from Balsam Hill

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There is no rule for when to put up the wreath, garland and Christmas tree. In fact, some households keep them up all-year-round, and just switch the ornaments every now and then according to season. Showcasing bright red apples, red berries and clear lights, these decorated garlands are perfect for celebrating the bounty of autumn, as well as bringing in the spirit of Christmas. Accent your staircase with these garlands to inspire a cheerful mood in the family. Wreaths, which are commonly seen out front, can be used as a complement to the foliage decorations inside your home as well. Read This Entry

Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

My Balsam Hill Home: A Cozy Gathering Place

With the winter season so near, preparing your fireplace for warming up your home includes cleaning out the hearth, gathering firewood and, finally, choosing the ideal fireplace accessories that will suit your taste and style. Equip your fireplace with utmost protection and elegance with Balsam Hill’s collection of hearth screens and accoutrements.

For a Classic Appeal

Add elegance to your home with Balsam Hill's Estate Hearth Collection

Balsam Hill’s Estate Hearth Collection

A classic touch in the home never goes out of style. This Estate Hearth collection features a scroll and leaf-detailing perfect for a traditional hearth. The screen opens and closes with ease to ensure quick access to the fire while moderating the heat. The four-piece tool set complements the screen’s design, and guarantees that you have everything you need to manage, clean, and control the fireplace. The scroll framework of the wood holder matches the overall appeal of the collection as it keeps your floor free of wood chips, creating a stylish and heartwarming hearth for your home. Read This Entry