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Decorating for the Peak of Holiday Season

Want to know just how to decorate for the holidays? It’s always easier when you go with your own style and preferences. So, what’s your style:  country cabin chic with plaid or burlap ribbon, holly and winterberries, a cranberry and … Continue reading

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Warming Up to Winter

Chilly enough for you yet? The first snow has already fallen but what about the temperature inside your house? Nothing says, “Welcome home” in New England more than a cozy feeling of warmth when you enter. But at what cost? … Continue reading

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Building and Remodeling Smart: What’s Your Home’s IQ?

Imagine this: you get out of your side of the bed, which has been individually programmed to be at the perfect temperature for you all night. As your feet touch the floor, the coffee pot starts. Meanwhile, 5 minutes before … Continue reading

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Universal Design for the Ages

Inclusion means being welcoming to all. But how welcoming is your home? If a family member or guest is in a wheelchair, would he or she have ease of access? Will the house suit you well into the future as … Continue reading

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Designing a Pet Friendly Home

Designing for your dog or cat? Well, sort of. Think of it as more of a lifestyle choice. Pets add so much to our lives. Some might say that a house isn’t a home without the pitter-patter of paws. You … Continue reading

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Celebrating 29 Wonderful Years in Business!

August 5, 2017 was our 29th company anniversary. Many thanks to all of our clients, friends and associates. We look forward to many more years of helping people enjoy beautiful and comfortable spaces!

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Time for an Addition to the Family?

No, not a baby—although that may be one reason you might want a home addition. We’re talking, of course, about adding on to your house – a major remodeling job and one that needs to be carefully thought out and … Continue reading

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Plan to Enjoy Your Outdoor Space!

With summer so short-lived in the Northeast, it’s no wonder that we New Englanders make the most of it. A beautiful porch, deck, patio and garden is an extension of your home’s total living space, if only for a season. … Continue reading

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Window Treatments: Dressed to Impress!

You’re in an elegant opera house or theater. A hush falls over the audience as the orchestra strikes up the overture. Spotlights play on the massive folds of the heavy drapery as it slowly separates, revealing the stage set. Draperies … Continue reading

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Choosing windows so you can see clearly (now)

Imagine living in a house without a window. You can’t, can you? Windows are your view of the world from inside your home. Light from windows lifts our spirits and keeps us connected to the view and perpetual drama of … Continue reading

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