Designing a kitchen, whether for the first time or a remodel, requires a lot of planning. Choosing the right appliances for your aesthetics, whether bold, modern or traditional can make heads turn and everyone feel right at home. And let’s not forget that the right appliances are an investment. After all, it is probably the […]
by Linda Hughes, Owner, SugarPine & Lantana Design Studio When it came time to start developing and planning my new boutique SugarPine last year, I considered what exactly the concept was going to be. Knowing that my obsession was for design and home furnishings, I couldn’t let go of the idea that I wanted to […]
We’ve been basking in the sun for months now and many of us have regularly moved our meals outside to take advantage. In the process you might have found out the old, reliable grill isn’t so reliable anymore, or it’s finally time to make life easier by beefing up your backyard food prep and storage […]
by Robin and Tom Binkley, Owners, Prescott Window Coverings Drapes, blinds and other window coverings serve multiple purposes — they need to both allow and block sunlight, plus enhance your interior decor. Serving all these masters most easily is done by layering your treatments to suit your needs. BOTTOM LAYER Any solid window coverings such […]
Sensors, apps and voice commands have been making our home lives more comfortable and streamlined for more than a decade, and most luxury homes incorporate some combination of security, climate, lighting, watering and entertainment controls to make living even more effortless. Take a look at these upgrades that will elevate your existence into the stratosphere […]
When you’re bringing a new baby home, you should put them in a room where the lighting and temperature can be easily controlled and the decor easily customized when your child’s own personality and preferences emerge. It should harmonize with the rest of your home but have a fresh, uncluttered perspective. And above all it […]
Living in this part of the country allows ample time to head outside and lounge in the outside spaces, enjoying the fresh air and comfortable temperatures the rest of the country can only envy. Why not make the most of the space? Aside from adding value to your home, upgrading your outdoor space can set […]
by Gilian Haley, Vice President & Co-Owner, Haley Construction Company When you’re having the home of your dreams built, sometimes it’s hard to know where to begin. It often hinges on where your vision is focused — the architecture, the landscaping, the views or how you want the kitchen or living room to look. But […]
Kitchens are considered by many to be the heart of the home, so it’s important to get the mood right.
Each of us at some moment during our lives has found ourselves thinking: “I never want to leave this place.” Perhaps you were on a long awaited vacation, visiting a friend’s home, touring a new city or just sitting on a deck overlooking the ocean.