Posts filed under Just For Fun



Yeah, Baby: '70s Interior Design Is Back
Posted Fri, May 17th 2024 1:00 pm
You may not have to look any further than your parents' attic and basement to uncover authentic treasures from the 1970s. With the recent appreciation for maximalist style, it's little wonder why '...

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Kitchen Remodeling Mistakes To Avoid
Posted Tue, Feb 13th 2024 3:00 pm
Embarking on a kitchen remodeling project is an exciting adventure. It can transform the heart of your home into a functional and stylish space. However, without careful planning and consideration...

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Get Plastered: The Return of the Textured Wall
Posted Mon, Feb 12th 2024 3:01 pm
Plaster provides luminosity and texture to walls, transforming the appearance of any home. While plaster may be more expensive than drywall (it requires at least three coats to install), it is also...

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What Is a Frameless Shower Door?
Posted Wed, Jan 31st 2024 6:51 am
A frameless shower door is a type of glass door that is incorporated in modern bathroom designs. It is particularly common for shower enclosures. Unlike traditional shower doors framed with metal o...

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A Well-Rounded Style: Decorating With Arches
Posted Mon, Jan 29th 2024 9:00 am
While arches have been used in architectural design since ancient times, they are finding a new fan base among trendsetting interior designers. The soft line of curved furniture is trending, and ar...

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The Ultimate Cookout: Outdoor Kitchens
Posted Tue, Jan 16th 2024 8:07 am
Have you ever found yourself busy in the kitchen preparing the meal while your guests are outdoors enjoying themselves in the fresh air? The solution to never missing such an occasion  may be an ou...

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Rain Shower Head: Pros and Cons
Posted Thu, Jan 4th 2024 1:34 pm
A rainfall shower features a generous size head that gently streams water and is meant to imitate the experience of being in the rain in your own bathroom. Installing a rain shower head depends on ...

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Billy's Boys Spreading Christmas Cheer
Posted Sun, Dec 24th 2023 8:00 am
This year, Adrianne and I were blessed by your support as we help people buy and sell real estate. We used this blessing to help not one but two families who needed help this Christmas via the Bill...

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Corralling the Clutter: Kitchen Pantry Ideas
Posted Mon, Dec 18th 2023 10:00 am
In the fast pace of day-to-day living, a well-organized kitchen is a necessity. However, finding the time to design an efficient kitchen is another thing all together. Where to begin? The kitchen p...

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The 'Wet Room' Is the Latest Thing in Bathrooms
Posted Thu, Dec 7th 2023 2:00 pm
The first thing you may ask is, what is a wet room? A wet room is a bathroom in which a free-standing bathtub sits in the same area as a walk-in shower. Current shower trends show a preference for ...

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What's Up With Sculleries?
Posted Mon, Nov 27th 2023 10:30 am
What is a scullery, you may ask? A scullery is a second small kitchen used for prep work and storage. All the mess and cleaning associated with meal prep takes place there, out of sight of the mai...

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Decorate with Winter Color Schemes — Year-Round!
Posted Sat, Nov 25th 2023 10:30 am
Winter means different things to different people depending on where you live in the country. Some areas experience a winter wonderland from November to February as the landscape is blanketed with ...

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Home Libraries: Curl Up With a Good Book
Posted Fri, Nov 24th 2023 10:00 am
Even though we live in the age of technology, with our faces frequently in front of screens, there are still some among us who enjoy the feeling of holding a physical book in their hands. However, ...

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Pet-Friendly Fabrics for Furniture
Posted Sat, Nov 18th 2023 10:00 am
Approximately 70% of U.S. households have a pet. About 45% of Americans share their homes with dogs and almost 30% are cat owners. While pet ownership is a rewarding experience, we do have to consi...

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Winter Is Coming: 10 Tips for Winterizing Your Home Now
Posted Fri, Nov 10th 2023 4:00 pm
Before the frost appears, you will want to prepare for the months ahead to avoid higher energy costs and minimize any damage that can be caused by the cold weather and snow. This is especially true...

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Your Jack-O'-Lantern Is Taxable
Posted Thu, Nov 9th 2023 8:12 am
According to one story, the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance came down on a store manager for not collecting sales tax on the pumpkins the store was selling. "Why should I collect ...

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Embracing Hygge
Posted Wed, Nov 8th 2023 6:17 pm
Originating in Denmark, hygge (pronounced hoo-ga) is a hallmark of Danish culture, an inviting philosophy of comfort and coziness that brings more contentment. It's a perfect design style for a hom...

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Welcome Home To Fancy Garage Doors
Posted Thu, Oct 26th 2023 12:49 pm
While a home’s decorative front doors attract most of the attention, garage doors are often ignored. Available in a variety of materials, finishes and colors similar to those of front doors, garage...

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Open Kitchen Shelf Design: Time For A Switch
Posted Mon, Oct 23rd 2023 4:23 pm
Open shelving is as popular as ever given, its versatility and ability to adapt, to any kitchen style. Open shelving offers easy access to frequently used kitchen items. They also provide a place f...

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A Winter Treat: Radiant Bathroom Floors
Posted Mon, Oct 16th 2023 10:00 am
While radiant bathroom floors have the appearance of a normal  surface, the real magic starts  below the surface. Radiant heating warms up the floor directly from below the floor’s surface.  Compar...

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