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The Color Wheel Explained – Analogous Colors
Published August 15, 2013 | By

On Tuesday we briefly introduced the color wheel. We covered what primary, secondary, and tertiary colors are, and introduced the idea of color harmony. One way to arrange colors on a color wheel to create harmony is to use an analogous color scheme. Analogous colors are located next to each other on the color wheel…. View Article

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From the Field – North End Addition
Published August 14, 2013 | By

  Nestled in a quiet alleyway in the beautiful North End is a hidden gem of a home that we are lucky to be providing a new addition. For this project, our clients wish to enclose around 400 square feet of their existing roof to use as a new master bedroom and bath, while moving… View Article

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An Introduction to the Color Wheel
Published August 13, 2013 | By

Along with choosing the right light bulb, picking out paint colors for your home can be an agonizing experience for some. What usually comes to mind are the racks and racks of paint swatches at your local Home Depot accompanied by endless aisles of paint gallons on mile high industrial shelving. As you look at… View Article

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Bright Ideas!
Published August 6, 2013 | By

How to choose the proper light bulb  WITH RISING ENERGY COSTS AND A GROWING MARKET FOR SUSTAINABILITY, MORE PEOPLE ARE CHOOSING TO REVISIT THEIR LIGHTING CHOICES; HERE IS A LOOK AT HOW TO CHOOSE THE THE PROPER LIGHTBULB FOR YOUR HOME. Until relatively recently, there have been few choices in the world of light bulbs…. View Article

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Trend Alert: White Kitchen Appliances
Published July 29, 2013 | By

White Kitchen Appliances: fad or future? There has been a lot of focus lately on an emerging trend: white kitchen appliances. Even major vendors and suppliers are getting behind the trend. The white appliance buzz has recently been heard all over the blogosphere and design world. Recent features include nods and gorgeous feature photography from… View Article

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Open vs. Closed Kitchens — Which Style Works Best for You?
Published July 24, 2013 | By

Remodeling, decorating, and more ∨Whether granite countertops, a custom kitchen island, or a built-in wine rack are new kitchen musts, discover thousands of kitchen designs to help make your dream come true. Find curtain panels and plantation shutters for french doors, or kitchen curtains and a curtain rod for your kitchen windows.

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How to Update a Traditional Exterior With Color
Published July 17, 2013 | By

Kitchen designs, bathroom designs, and more ∨ As you rethink your kitchen design, browse photos of popular kitchen countertop materials, including granite, caesarstone, corian and quartz countertops. As you get ready to host an event, be sure you have enough dining benches and dishes for dinner guests, as well as enough bakeware and kitchen knives… View Article

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8 Kitchen Organizing Ideas for Messy Cooks
Published June 27, 2013 | By

Architects, interior designers, and more ∨ Browse bedroom ideas, from loft beds to luxury comforters, and dream in style. Work with a home decorator when choosing floor rugs or hanging new window shades in your home.

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12 Tried and True Paint Colors for Your Walls
Published May 22, 2013 | By

Architecture, interior design, and more ∨ Browse thousands of bathroom designs and hire a top bathroom remodeler in your area. Find home remodeling professionals, local residential architects, top home builders in your area and decorating and interior design ideas.

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