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  • 9th Annual FineHome Source Home Show

9th Annual FineHome Source Home Show

It has been a great summer, but as we approach the fall, it is time to start planning a visit to the 9th Annual FineHome Source home show.  This year is going to be another great […]

  • 7 Kitchen Floor Alternatives (Expanded)

7 Kitchen Floor Alternatives (Expanded)

The selection of a kitchen floor is another example of how our wealth of choices makes those selections all the more difficult.  The criteria for a kitchen floor includes the following:
1.  It must be attractive-a […]

  • 2 Garage to House Connectors

2 Garage to House Connectors

It is often visually and functionally appropriate to get some space between a home and a garage.  Inevitably there is a concern for what happens in bad weather when you have to get from […]

  • 8 Garage Door Solutions (Updated)

8 Garage Door Solutions (Updated)

Garage doors may seem to be a very mundane topic, not worth much thought in the overall scheme of home design, but in our office, that is not the case.  When you think about […]

  • A little Modern

A little Modern

Our clients bought an old home that had been moved to it’s site, and reconstructed.  The old portion of the home was charming and quite beautiful.  Added on to it was one of the […]

  • 7 Places to Entertain

7 Places to Entertain

When my family entertains, we often start in the kitchen, go to our back porch, then eat in the dining room and end up in our living room, and that doesn’t include outdoor entertaining.   […]

  • Zoe’s Ice Cream Barn is Open!

Zoe’s Ice Cream Barn is Open!

After the usual amount of construction delays and a mad scramble to make ice cream, train staff, and work out the kinks, Zoe’s Ice Cream Barn opened last Saturday.  In addition to Zoe and […]

  • 5 Rolling, Barn Style Doors

5 Rolling, Barn Style Doors

Rolling, barn style doors, solve a lot of problems.  They are attractive, easy to use, and save a lot of space.  Because the rolling barn style doors are hung from a rod or a track, they slide […]

  • Porch Renovation (Revisited)

Porch Renovation (Revisited)

Older homes have a character that often is impossible to replicate.  A 200 year old home has traces of daily life so different from our world today.  That sense of history is what makes […]