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The Kitchen of the Future

Johnna Kaplan
It wasn't that long ago when the proliferation of smartphones made the then-standard cellphone models look, well, dumb. A similar shift is now taking place in the technology of our homes, and some experts believe that the epicenter of the... Continue

Outdoor Lighting for Entertainment and Security

Brian Dooley
Outdoor lighting is a great way to enhance the appearance and safety of your home. It can create a magical atmosphere, bathing your residence in a soft glow and setting the mood for festivities. It can also highlight walkways, eliminate... Continue

4 Ideas for a Livable Bathroom Space

Kerrie Kelly
Being in the interior design and construction business for 20 years, we are no stranger to what can happen, both good and bad, during a bathroom renovation. How do you make a bathroom functional and fashionable? Well, we’ve come up with... Continue

5 Ways to Revamp a Home Office

Michael Kelly
Do you have an under-designed home office? That's not surprising. Many people focus their design efforts on the higher priority rooms in their house. But there are plenty of good reasons to give your office some special treatment,... Continue

Livable Design in the Bathroom

The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence
The bathroom is the one room in your home that you share with all of your family members, while simultaneously maintaining private ownership. It is your sanctuary, a place of retreat that belongs to you and only you the moment you step... Continue

Livable Design Ideas for the Exterior of Your Home

The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence
Creating a home for a lifetime doesn’t just mean you need to consider remodeling the interior of your house. In fact, the exterior of your home can play a major part in your livable design solutions. What’s more, some of these changes... Continue

Livable Design in the Kitchen

The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence
For many families, the kitchen represents more than just the space where meals are prepared. It’s the room where homework is done, spirited discussions are had, and a house turns into a home. In fact, there may be no other room that sees... Continue

What You Need to Know About Universal Design

The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence
Most of us are living busy lives with work, children and grandchildren in and out of the house, volunteering, and perhaps providing care to older relatives. This is why you should consider universal design if you are embarking on a home... Continue