Design

Eight Home Improvement Projects That Really Pay Off

Alaina Tweddale
You may want to tackle some home improvement projects to make your home more livable for you and your family, but it doesn't hurt to know whether you'll be able to recoup the cost of the upgrade should you decide to sell. Of course,... Continue

Five Home Repair Hacks to Make You Handy at Home

Kelly Spors
The weekend is the perfect time to tackle that long-awaited home makeover or home repair that you’ve had sitting on your to-do list. If you’re not careful, though, weekend DIY projects can turn into more trouble than they’re... Continue

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

Design Your Home Office in a Weekend

Michael Kelly and Allie Johnson
Are you looking to create a place to work from home? Whether you're turning a guest bedroom into a workspace or just revamping a lackluster home office, you may need some inspiration. The right space can help you get tasks done, whether... Continue

Remodel Now to Plan for Your Future

Susanna Smith
Remodeling your home can not only help spice up your living space, it can help you create an environment that will better suit your needs as you age. A study from The Hartford and the University of Southern California observed that 40% of... 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

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