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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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Out with the Cold, In with the New

In New England, you’re as likely to have a blizzard as to have 70 degrees in March, so it’s hard to tell when to start spring cleaning and shedding the vestiges of winter. While spring is official March 20, we … Continue reading

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Modern Flooring Options

Something’s up underfoot! Any major renovation, remodel or new construction starts from the bottom up. So a firm interior design foundation – wood, tile, stone or carpet – comes first. Let’s look below the surface of the many options of … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home… Office!

According to Entrepreneur.com, the residence is the primary workplace for 2.8 million Americans. With flexible schedules, telecommuting, virtual teams and freelancing, more people are joining the work-at-home crowd every day. Just about every home needs an office these days, whether … Continue reading

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