The Impact of Inaccurate Orders in the Home Improvement Industry

The Impact of Inaccurate Orders in the Home Improvement Industry (and How to Reduce Them)

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Manufacturers and retailers spend a significant amount of time, resources and money ensuring orders are accurate and correcting those that aren’t. Inaccurate orders can damage reputations and lower customer trust, ultimately making it more difficult to retain existing customers and attract new ones. With the prevalence of social media and …

A Guide to Kitchen Island Lighting: Hanging Pendant Lights

A Guide to Kitchen Island Lighting: Hanging Pendant Lights

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The kitchen is the heart of the home. It’s where all family members and guests gravitate towards, whether to prepare meals, eat, socialize or do homework. That’s why it’s important to give your clients proper kitchen island lighting so they’re able to complete these tasks in a comfortable and functional …

A Guide to Managing Client Expectations in Interior Design

A Guide to Managing Client Expectations in Interior Design

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Managing client expectations is a fundamental part of interior design. It’s what’s going to ensure your clients don’t get overly frustrated when there are hurdles along the way, and it’ll help you build a trusting relationship with them. This post is meant as a guide to help you manage your …

5 Built-in Kitchen Storage Ideas Your Clients Will Appreciate

5 Built-in Kitchen Storage Ideas Your Clients Will Appreciate

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When you ask your clients what they are looking for in their kitchen remodel, storage is normally at the top of their list – and for good reason. The kitchen houses many different types of utensils, cookware, serveware, drinkware, food supplies, oils, and spices. And if there isn’t enough kitchen …

DIY Home Improvement

Continuing Momentum for DIY Home Improvement

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The trend of homeowners wanting to do it themselves hasn’t abated; in fact, it likely gained new life because of lockdowns and stay-at-home orders in 2020. As homeowners were confined to their homes, they saw no reason not to tackle that remodel or fix-it-up project that they never had the …

How to Reduce Friction in the Consumer Journey

How to Reduce Friction in the Consumer Journey: Easy Tips for Home Improvement Retailers

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With summer right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to work on your home improvement projects. From replacing the outdoor deck to painting the wall, there are plenty of tasks to finish as the weather gets warmer. While preparing for home remodelling projects, property owners usually scour the internet …

Six Luxury Bathroom Design Elements

6 Luxury Bathroom Design Elements Every Designer Should Know

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Everyone loves a luxurious bathroom (second only to a luxurious kitchen). The spaciousness, the claw tubs, the materials, the lighting. There is just something about them that makes us feel inspired. But what exactly makes a luxury bathroom? And how can you achieve that look and feel for your clients? …

The Importance of Product Usage Analytics

The Importance of Product Usage Analytics | 2020 Catalogs

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Product usage analytics is an integral part of business management. It allows manufacturers to understand how – and how often – their products and catalogs are being used. This data provides the needed insight into making important business decisions. Whether it’s to discontinue a product, increase its inventory, or slow …

Why Changes in Consumer Buying Behaviour Are Likely to Last

A Return to Normal? Why Changes in Consumer Buying Behaviour Are Likely to Last

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As the calendar pages turn forward to summer and vaccination numbers start to rise, many pundits are talking about the economy and consumer buying behaviour “returning to normal.” The vision is, of course, of everything operating like it did through February 2020. But the question is, how has what we …