Posts tagged "pools and spas"
Important Home Décor in your Kitchen

Important Home Décor in your Kitchen

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Landscaping Ideas - From ugly to Focal Point

Landscaping Ideas – From ugly to Focal Point

Details, details…this is what creates a truly refined high-end custom home. It is what sets it apart from builder projects.  But what kind of details?  Unique light fixtures, hardware, pools and spas – yes to all of the above.  But how about one of the most basic and utilitarian of landscape detail – grates. Read More…

Must-Have Kitchen Tools

Must-Have Kitchen Tools

What is the very first step to enjoying a nice bottle of wine? Using the “Rabbit” Corkscrew to uncork the bottle. Not all households have them – perfect Gift! Read More…

What's behind your Walls - Pink or Blue ?

What’s behind your Walls – Pink or Blue ?

Green Building Products that are Blue

We all love living in our denim jeans. And as a young girl scout we used to recycle them into handy and utilitarian handbags.  Now, instead of going to the landfill with the garbage we can find those jeans recycled Read More…

Quiet Green Building Products for Hardwood Floors

Quiet Green Building Products for Hardwood Floors

Just about everyone loves hardwood floors AND just about everyone misses one important thing: Noise Mitigation! Read More…

COMPOST- Building Block to Good Landscape Design

COMPOST- Building Block to Good Landscape Design

Drums that add health and power to your garden… What are they?  Read More…

Preventable Aging of Home Improvement Products

Preventable Aging of Home Improvement Products

Your brand new home is already starting to show serious aging.  Some types of patina are nice – say on wood flooring, for example.  However, streaks on your beautiful and expensive new slate or wood roof from your chimneys are not. Can it be prevented? Read More…

Pools and Spas for Relaxation for ALL

Pools and Spas for Relaxation for ALL

In New England the time has come to slowly gather up and store away the summer toys.  Sadly, this floating chair, as I like to call it, must now also leave the pool. Lucky for you folks on the West Coast and in the Southwest where warm temps continue.  What is your favorite thing to do in the pool? Read More…

Understated Lighting Fixtures where Quality Shines

Understated Lighting Fixtures where Quality Shines

At first blush the FontanaArte table lamps/ light fixtures look so basic you might walk right by them.  But just as you do something about them catches your eye. What is it?  Read More…

Creativity solves ALL Problems

Creativity solves ALL Problems

Remember  - these images are on  flat stone surfaces – your terrace works just fine…. Read More…

Living Without Regrets –Security Home Products - Safes

Living Without Regrets –Security Home Products – Safes

STOP:  Don’t be in the “I-should-have-had-one…” group of homeowners.  Protection of your valuables against theft and fire is not something to be casual about.  Yet most people purchase a safe after loosing their most cherished stuff – in a burglary or to fire.  Read More…

Green Power - Electricity in Motion

Green Power – Electricity in Motion

Green thinking can start with easy-to-do steps: How about your phone of coffee machine?! Charge your iPhone and/or iPad with Dexim , the Apple charger. This handy cord has visible blue light which moves along the cored while the unit is powering up and turns off when fully charged. For those of us who live with chargers plugged in throughout the house, it’s easy to forget that a device may already be fully charged and… Read More…