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Discover the Eco-Friendly Products to Stock to Positively Impact the Planet

The purchase of eco-friendly and sustainable products is a trend that shows no sign of slowing down. According to a study by NielsenIQ, 95% of consumers take steps to live more sustainably and almost half want retailers to provide ways …

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Houzz Predicts 2024 Home Design Trends

Kitchen designs

The new year brings new styles and new design trends. Houzz predicts that 2024 will bring back styles from the past to strong visual designs. Here are 10 trends Houzz predicts will be trending in 2024. Blending Backsplashes Visually breaking …

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4 Holiday Design Trends for 2023

4 Holiday Design Trends for 2024

The holiday season is right around the corner, which means consumers flocking to local stores to check out the latest trends in holiday decor. Consumers who celebrate winter holidays are expected to spend an average of $875 on gifts, decorations, …

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6 Services to Set Your Business Apart

As consumers pinch pennies and competition from big boxes and e-commerce companies gets tougher, the need for independent retailers to differentiate their operations is even more important. One way local operators can become the place to be is to enhance …

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Miller Paint Announces 2024 Color of the Year

Miller paint 2024

Miller Paint has chosen a fungi-themed neutral tone for its 2024 Color of the Year. Mushroom is an earthy neutral that strikes a balance between warmth and brightness.  “Mushroom is from our Northwest Color Collection and takes its cue from the …

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HPM Building Supply Foundation Pledges $100,000 in Scholarships

HPM scholarships

The HPM Foundation, the philanthropic arm of HPM Building Supply in Hawaii, has made a five-year pledge totaling $100,000 to the University of Hawaii Foundation to provide college scholarships to students enrolled at University of Hawaii (UH) campuses across the …

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Blue Nova Picked as Benjamin Moore Color of the Year 2024

Blue Nova

Benjamin Moore released its Color of the Year 2024 as Blue Nova 825, an intriguing blend of blue and violet that sparks adventure, elevates and expands horizons. Inspired by the brilliance of a new star formed in space, Blue Nova …

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Sweet Embrace Is AkzoNobel’s 2024 Color of the Year

Sweet Embrace

AkzoNobel introduced Sweet Embrace as the Interpon Color of the Year 2024, a delicate shade of soft grey with a hint of violet, and a subtle metallic effect, a color with a gentle optimism that is both understated yet liberating. …

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