Designer J Allen uses a neutral color palette and sophisticated furnishings to create a minimalist living space.
by Chelsey Bowen
The condo originally featured four separate rooms, but designer J Allen removed walls to create one large open space that embraces the beautiful view of Washington D.C. Two separate yet intimate seating areas make the space perfect for entertaining. Read more
Enhancing your home’s exterior with colorful accents is an easy way to boost curb appeal. Whether you want to add a little color or a lot, these ideas are sure to give your home a whole new look.
Pick Up a Paintbrush
Painting your home’s exterior is one of the most cost-effective ways to update its look. When devising your color scheme, consider your home’s architectural style – Read more
Floored by all the flooring options out there for kitchens? From laminate to vinyl, here’s a primer on what’s available.
by Alicia Garceau
Appearances are important when it comes to new floors, but don’t choose a material based on looks alone. Narrow the choices to a few contenders and then take a trip to a flooring store or home center for a test drive. Read more
With exposure to water, heat, sharp knives, and more, countertops carry a heavy burden in the kitchen. Discover the pros and cons of each countertop material to help you make the right choice for your kitchen.
Natural-Stone Kitchen Countertops
Stone is a durable material that stands up to the tough wear of an active kitchen. Stone’s natural variations in colors and textures make each countertop unique. Read more
by Shirley Taylor
Have you ever taken a walk around your neighborhood and taken note of all the beautifully landscaped homes? Have you ever wished that you could make your home look like that? If you have, then take the time to read this article. It will give you some valuable tips to help you transform your home. Read more
Give buyers what they want in the kitchen, from beverage stations to soft geometry.
Kitchen design has reached a new level of integration. The quiet incorporation of the kitchen into the home’s primary living and entertaining rooms provides homeowners with far more flexibility in their lifestyles. Read more
by Heather Levin
With the real estate market still in a slump, more and more people have decided not to sell their home. Instead, they have chosen to stay put, until things get better. I count myself in this group; I had my own home on the market for two years. My house sold, and the sale fell through, on two separate occasions. As a result, I’ve resolved to stay put until the real estate market improves. Read more
See amazing home-renovation transformations–you won’t believe they’re the same houses!
Two-Story Home Addition
A 100-year-old Atlanta home got an uplifting makeover when a two-story addition created space for a den on the main level and a master bedroom suite on the upper level. The exterior gained grand stature. Read more