Beautiful Kitchen Trends 2017

Modern day remodeled kitchens are on average 255 square feet are referred to as supersized, exceeding the size of remodeled dining rooms (240 square feet) according to a recent Houzz survey. Today’s lifestyle is a key factor driving this trend that has made the kitchen the hub of the home. Today it is common for […]

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Decorator Showhouse Trends: Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens

A calming color palette graces the grand and luxurious 28,000 square foot English manor-style Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens inaugural event. The regions leading designers showcased their talent in each room from pale pink walls in the lady’s lounge to a white dining room with lacquered wood-beamed ceiling with square paneling and a foyer and […]

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New Home Builder Trends | Boomers

New home builder trends are relevant not only for Boomers but for all home buyers searching with a long-term view or “aging in place” mindset. Many of the features highlighted in this home trend update are legitimate considerations for new home buyers of any age. Taylor Morrison Home Builders and Hanley Wood have partnered in […]

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Kitchen Countertop Trends 2017

Replacing outdated kitchen countertop tops the list of features for homeowners desiring to remodel their kitchen according to the current Houzz & Home survey. With the average spend for kitchen remodeling increasing by 12% over last year ($56,900 for larger kitchens, $31,600 for smaller kitchens) the percentage you allocate towards new countertops on average will […]

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Decorator Showhouse Trends: Hampton Designer Showhouse

An elegant and spacious barn-style house built by Christopher Tufo Design & Build was transformed by 26 designers who created a luxurious summer retreat that invites rest and relaxation from a hectic lifestyle. This 2015 Hampton Designer Showhouse project, now in its 16th year benefits the Southhampton Hospital. Filled with design inspiration and current decorating […]

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Inspired Design Trends: Relaxed Elegance

When it comes to inspired design trends this summer home had me at hello, I mean ‘at the foyer’ where it showcases a distressed green chest that instantly captivated my heart. How lovely a designed space that brings instant warmth to a grand home that was intentionally decorated with the style and furnishings similar to […]

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Best Kitchen Trends with Mother’s In Mind

My best kitchen trends have taken their cue from the dynamic of daily life in the kitchen. They spring from relationships and the activities that take place in this living space. When I reflect on my relationship with my mother the kitchen always come to mind. I have fond memories of hanging out with her […]

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