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Mix Modern with "Cabin Look"

Mix Modern with “Cabin Look”

Pinterest is filled with these cool wood wall accents.  Here is the product. Here is how you do it… Read More…

Sparkles over Dining Room Tables

Sparkles over Dining Room Tables

Dining room lighting has changed dramatically. Today’s fixtures are long over the length of dining room tables.  See these two examples, one artisan designed, the other from a well- established US manufacturer… Read More…

Making even a Toaster Chic -Tribute to Michael Graves

Making even a Toaster Chic -Tribute to Michael Graves

Michael Graves was an iconic designer and architect.  Perhaps his most important legacy is his fluid cross-over from architecture to design of home goods.  He made utilitarian, every-day objects like your kitchen tea kettle fun and chic…..

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Fabulous Asian Outdoor Furniture

Fabulous Asian Outdoor Furniture

Fresh from the Philippine furniture show:  Outdoor furniture.  Winter be gone.  Warm, sunny, beautiful outdoor days are soon to arrive -  Let’s get ready with great pieces…  Read More…

Snow Alert for your House

Snow Alert for your House

Have you asked yourself: Can the  roof on your house  handle the weight from all that snow?   Read More…

Facelift for old Kitchens – 5 Easy Tips

 

 

Fire in Greenwich 2/2/15 could have been prevented

Greenwich Patch 2/3/15:greenwich patch 2/2/15I am reposting one of our videos from last year because it warns homeowners exactly of this fire hazard:

Laundry Counter – Important Considerations

Daylight into Dark Corners

Daylight into Dark Corners

Have a dark or dingy room, one with few or even without windows, in your house or office? If so, you understand the value of natural daylight.  Here is what you can do… Read More…

Healthy Living starts with fewer Chemicals

Since a friend just had a horrible experience, here once more once of my videos on the subject….It can be this simple:

 

Multi-task your Laundry Room

Light Bulbs - The way to Your Smart Home?

Light Bulbs – The way to Your Smart Home?

Turning your home a smart home may start with a smart light bulb. CES 2015 was abuzz with so many products  to automate your home.  The big question now… Read More…