Granite Counters and the thoughts behind the investment.

Thinking about granite counters for your home? Read this. 3 Things to Know Before You Invest in Granite Counters Durable and beautiful, granite countertops bring a touch of elegance to a hardworking kitchen. Learn more about this luxurious material and whether it’s the right choice for your kitchen. By Donna Boyle Schwartz Photo: istockphoto.com As […]

Zero out of your pocket! Remodeling ideas with things you might already have in your home.

  These are certainly some of our favorite zero cost ideas! 11 Zero-Cost Room-Changing Ideas November 14, 2016 8:00 AM BY Justine Hand Renovating your home can be a time-consuming and expensive process (I should know; I’ve been slowly working on my 1880s house outside Boston for almost two years now). But you’d be surprised […]

Black Glass Tower for New York by Richard Meier & Partners

 The VIEWS! Back to Black: Richard Meier & Partners Departs From Its Signature White Palette With a Black Glass Tower for New York Richard Meier and Partners has released renderings for its 42-story residential tower in New York City. Situated on the East River just below the United Nations, 685 First Avenue will be the […]

Minimalist Bachelor Pad In Montenegro

The perfect blend of color and space, I love it! A MINIMALIST BACHELOR APARTMENT IN MONTENEGRO Posted by Caroline Williamson on 11.07.16 in Interior Design, Main FORWARDVIEW THE PHOTO GALLERY When asked to design an apartment for a young IT engineer, the M3 Architectural&Construction group took a minimalist approach. Located in Budva, Montenegro, a coastal […]

How To: Get Rid of Spider Mites

How To: Get Rid of Spider Mites Keep these creepy-crawlies from wreaking havoc with plants, indoors and out, using this all-natural battle plan. Photo: istockphoto.com Tiny, sap-sucking arachnids known as spider mites can be a problem any time of year, out in your garden and plaguing houseplants and greenhouse varieties, too. With females able to […]

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10 Wall Mounted Bidets

 Wall Mounted Bidets : 10 Pieces To Inspire You June 22, 2016 4:00 AM BY Alexa Hotz I spent my teens in a 1920s Spanish-style house in southern California; one with quirky architectural details and legacy fixtures. The day we moved in, I remember walking through the house with my family and peering into the en suite bathrooms; each […]

7 Amazing Up-Cycle D.I.Y Projects

The latest trend has been to up-cycle old or unwanted items, and we simply love it! As our drains are all from up-cycled material. This post shows you how you can take your old ordinary objects that are laying around the house or garage and turn them into extraordinary every day useful items, that are […]

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Designer Kitchen – All About Black

I’ll Take One! What Do You Think?  Kitchen of the Week: A Study in Black by Designer Nicole Hollis October 27, 2016 4:00 AM BY Meredith Swinehart Photography by Laure Joliet, courtesy of Nicole Hollis. Above: In the studio’s communal staff kitchen, floors are custom dark gray concrete and walls are painted in Benjamin Moore’s Decorator’s White—the […]