As we enter into the final stretch of February, one thing is certain — spring is right around the corner!
For some, spring means endless cleaning, but for others, it means more time enjoying our outdoor spaces. And while our neighbors in Canada may have to wait a bit longer for warm weather to arrive, one friend in Calgary, Alberta, is ready to soak in every moment. (more…)
When choosing lighting for a home, whether it’s a brand new build or a simple renovation, most homeowners look foremost at style and color.
But when Don built a new garage for his Fairhaven, Michigan, home, his list of priorities also included American-made lights with LED options. (more…)
Remodeling jobs sometimes take on a life of their own. What starts out as a simple refresh can often turn into a full-blown renovation as layers of use are peeled back. Occasionally, long-hidden problems are exposed that must be handled before incorporating a new design or adding décor. (more…)
Kids growing up in the 1950s enjoyed an idyllic era. Although there were no cell phones or video games, a kid could always find friends ready to play outside or enjoy a trip in the open bed of a pickup truck to get an ice cream. (more…)
While much of the United States has slipped into fall weather with cooler temps and even snow in some regions, many Californians are still enjoying blue skies and warm sunshine. Jon recently renovated the backyard at his Los Altos home so that he could enjoy outdoor activities right through the holidays. (more…)
When the time came to convert her Palm Coast, Florida, vacation home into a permanent residence, Brenda had a long list of improvements to make.
“We built the house in 2001 but decided to make it our permanent home when we retired,” she says. “We gutted and rebuilt the kitchen, put in all new windows and sliders, and extended both decks with new roofing and tiling.” An extra garage was also added with new garage doors and modern windows. (more…)