Home Trends | Outdoor Living

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A luscious yet manicured and layered landscape describes this California backyard complete with water features and outdoor dining makes this a weekend retreat a daily treat. Thoughtful landscape planning with a functional foundation and easy-care flowering vines and shrubs produced an oasis of natural beauty and relaxation that is simply captivating. Comfort and function are […]

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Home Trends | HGTV Smart Home 2018

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A “woodland retreat” appropriately describes the HGTV Smart Home 2018 whose architecture and landscaping offer a perfect blend in the midst of aged pine trees in the low country of Palmetto Bluff, South Carolina. Designed by Tiffany Brooks, the three bedroom, three and a half bathroom newly built home comes complete with state-of-the-art tech upgrades […]

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HIDEAGATE | The Perfect Solution to Your Home

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Home is not just a place for shelter, it is a place that befriends loving relationships that protect those we love and in the context of this post, a place of safety for our young children and pets. If you have little ones running around the house or pets that need to be kept from […]

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Inspired Design | Restored to Life

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This inspiring design project deserves a shout out. A historical treasure in the Atlanta area (Buckhead), it was nearly destroyed by fire, razed to its foundation in 2014 according to its owner, Gerry Hull. Originally designed by architect Neel Reid, the restoration was placed into the hands of D. Stanley Dixon Architect firm who would […]

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New Home Trends 2017 | Natural Light

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Did you know that Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas now leads the new residential construction in the U.S. according to Builder magazines annual ranking of the top 50 new-home markets by closings? Actually the South, Southwest dominates the list of top 50 including Atlanta, my hometown. Other than strong population growth driving residential construction in the Southwest […]

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Smart Home Trends 2017

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Rich in style, modern in application and technology describes HGTV’s Smart Home 2017 located in Scottsdale, Arizona designed by Tiffany Brooks. Loaded with smart home features it also captures the comfort and simplicity of the surrounding nature displayed in Southwestern vintage decor. Smart locks greet you at the front door while the home boasts a […]

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Home Remodeling Trends 2017

Home remodeling touches all of us at some point of home ownership whether it involves a quick one-room ‘make-over’ or an entire house, remodeling has become an endearing pastime. As a result, industry experts have tracked some important trends that remodelers should pay attention to when approaching a home project based on a study by […]

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