This post is in response to a reader who wrote in asking for tips on what to do with the low ceilings in her home without having to undertake a major remodel. Frustrated by the beauty shots on home & garden sites and shows where the rooms all have impossibly high ceilings, she wondered how she […]
A major design decision when planning your kitchen remodel is choosing countertops. Second only in my mind to cabinet selection, choosing the perfect countertop to complement your cabinetry and lifestyle requires a little bit of knowledge and some in-person visits. In this post we look at the pros and cons of the different materials available […]
This is the third in a series of articles about planning for your kitchen remodel. You can find installment one here and two here. Be sure to check back next week more great advice! With budgeting behind us, it is time to turn to laying out your space. No matter how large or small your […]
This is the second in a series of articles about planning for your kitchen remodel. Be sure to check back next week more great advice! Last week we talked about the fun stuff – the inspiration for your gorgeous, new kitchen design – if you missed it, you can catch up here. This week takes […]
This is the first in a series of articles about planning for your kitchen remodel. Be sure to check back for more great advice! Congratulations, you are planning your kitchen remodel! You are about to embark on a journey to create the kitchen of your dreams. Chances are you’ve been thinking about this for a […]
This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. For more information see our disclosures here. Prices are accurate as of date of publish date. My dad, in his day, was extraordinarily handy, always fiddling in his shop. As a kid, it seemed a weird hobby; as a homeowner now – a priceless skill set. Every […]
The Backstory I have a flower bed that was created when we put our swimming pool in 10 summers ago. The bed abuts one corner of the pool that is edged with rocks and was designed by our pool contractor to give the pool a more natural feel. The problem is, the bed gets almost […]
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If you are looking for quick, last minute DIY kids’ Mother’s Day gifts, we’ve got you covered! (And yes, we get that most of you reading this blog are of the female persuasion and probably mothers yourself – so ladies – this is one you can go ahead and forward to your hubbies to help them […]
Facts and Figures The Brimfield Antique Show in Brimfield, Mass, an hour west of Boston, is the country’s largest outdoor show of its kind. It spans some 20 acres, with tents housing an estimated 6,000 vendors, to which another 200,000 antique and flea market enthusiasts flock. It is nothing short of spectacular! It began in 1959 and has run […]
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