The powder room is typically the smallest room in the house. But don't be fooled - it can still pack a powerful punch! With careful selection of a great sink, mirror, faucet and maybe a wall covering, your powder room could potentially be one of the best spaces in your entire home.
Besides looking pretty, powder rooms must also perform a job. Whether it's... [Read more...]
You may have come to realize over this past tax season that a dedicated and organized home office space is a must. Now more than ever, people are telecommuting, working from home and even starting up businesses in their living rooms. This is exactly why a home office is necessary. In order to be a productive at whatever you're doing, you must have somewhere to... [Read more...]
The onset of spring and summer brings more guests into your home, which means you'll be spending more time in the kitchen preparing those traditional summer goodies: fruit salad, burgers, hot dogs and lemonade.
But in order to perform as a great host and chef, you must have ample room to do your job. While you surely want to entertain your guests and keep the... [Read more...]
No other element of a house exudes warmth and traditional style quite like a hardwood floor. Just entering a room with a rich, earth-toned foundation is enough to make you feel at home, isn't it?
But like many elements in home design, the looks are just the beginning. Hardwood floors have become the preferred option over other floor coverings, and here... [Read more...]
We are so overdue for some pleasant warm weather here in New England, don't you think? And there's no better way to enjoy those beautiful days outside than relaxing on your porch... perhaps with a great book and a steamy cup of whatever your heart desires.
A front porch can add lots of curb appeal to the front of your home, but it's all about how you execute... [Read more...]
What is it about seating in the bedroom that gives it an air of elegance? Perhaps because benches, chairs, chaises, sofas and love seats are so often seen in common living areas that it automatically becomes a visual interest when seen in a different type of space.
Because a dedicated seating area in the bedroom is so uncommon, that's exactly what makes... [Read more...]