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Organic Architecture

Organic Architecture

Just looking at this photo I feel it lifts my spirit- not surprisingly this is a chapel.  It begs this question:… Read More…

New Trend - New Look - Barn Doors

New Trend – New Look – Barn Doors

They used to be part of a rustic, barn vernacular.  But today’s barn door mechanisms come in modern, if not contemporary styles.  Check out these looks… Read More…

Staircases and Landscapes for Grand Experiences

Staircases and Landscapes for Grand Experiences

Do you recognize this truly grand staircase? Read More…

Roof Garden

Roof Garden

Much has been said about energy efficiencies of green or planted roofs.  Little is said about their beauty… Read More…

The New Tech Brain for Your Home

The New Tech Brain for Your Home

If you feel the “smart home products” marketplace is confusing, you are not alone. Apple feels your pain and just released its answer: HomeKit. Read More…

Inexpensive & Easy Electric Heat Solution

Inexpensive & Easy Electric Heat Solution

Have a room that always seems cooler than the rest of your house and you don’t want to turn up the heat for your entire house?  Here is your solution…. Read More…

The new Faces of Solar - PART I - London's Solarbox

The new Faces of Solar – PART I – London’s Solarbox

Brand new on the streets of London….2nd place winner of the Mayor of London’s Low Carbon Entrepreneur of the Year Award…. Read More…

Stains Be Gone - A Mother's Dream

Stains Be Gone – A Mother’s Dream

Healthy living includes a clean house with as little chemical use as possible.  If you enjoy a clean house you want to know about this new glove… Read More…

Spooky and Beautiful Entrance Gates

Spooky and Beautiful Entrance Gates

Spooky Halloween entrances and entrance gates are part of October in the US.  Think of them as entrance statements – design them.  Check out these pics Read More…

Ceiling Lights – Get the Right One

Ceiling Lights – Get the Right One

Ceiling lights generally are installed to light a room.  You want them to  function right – to provide good light.  They can look boring… Read More…

What is this Man doing?

What is this Man doing?

Treasure hunt in the front yard?  Sometimes it’s what you don’t find that matters!
In this case….  Read More…

Trouble in the Gutter

Trouble in the Gutter

Gutters are designed to move water to the downspouts.  The water takes with it leaves and other debris which easily plug downspouts when unprotected. Enter: The gutter strainer or gutter basket. Read More…