Attract web-savvy home buyers with quality shots.

Attract web-savvy home buyers with quality shots.

Attract web-savvy home buyers with quality shots. Home sellers used to count on curb appeal to make a good first impression on potential buyers. Now, with 80 percent of home-buyers starting their house hunt online, a home’s “pix appeal,” or how good it looks in photos...
Design A Healthy Home Office

Design A Healthy Home Office

Nearly a quarter of Americans do some work at home, so why not create the perfect space? Last year, the Bureau of Labor Statistics found that nearly a quarter of people in the U.S. did at least some — if not all — of their work at home. As they spend more time in...
Warm and Welcoming Guest Room Ideas

Warm and Welcoming Guest Room Ideas

Don’t be surprised if visitors want to stay longer once you incorporate some of these details into your design.   When it comes to designing a beautiful bedroom for guests, comfort is key. A guest room should be a welcoming space that combines the amenities...
Famous U.S. Homes Worthy of a Visit

Famous U.S. Homes Worthy of a Visit

Famous U.S. Homes Worthy of a Visit It’s never too early to dream up your next vacation. Whether you’re interested in a fun, educational destination or you’re on the hunt for home inspiration, visiting these famous estates may pique your imagination....
Tommy Hilfiger’s Lavish Country Home

Tommy Hilfiger’s Lavish Country Home

Cool Ceilings Abound in Tommy Hilfiger’s Lavish Country Home Photo: Oberto Gili As far as social design trends go, floors have become an obvious staple—just search under the hashtag #viewfromthetop or, simply, #floors. Ceilings, however, don’t get as much...
3 Urban Homesteading Projects to Try

3 Urban Homesteading Projects to Try

  From backyard and rooftop gardens to community plots in parks and vacant lots, urban agriculture has become a nationwide movement, and more homeowners have taken an interest in producing their own food. For many urban homesteaders, it stems from a desire to know...
Lack of Young Homebuyers Fuels Generational Wealth Gap

Lack of Young Homebuyers Fuels Generational Wealth Gap

  It’s a tale that has been told over and over — Millennials just aren’t buying homes and instead are sticking to renting. The absence of Millennial homebuyers is a big story for the economy, because housing sales and construction are big drivers of jobs. But...
Are You Already a Victim of Phone Scams?

Are You Already a Victim of Phone Scams?

Don’t be a victim of phone scams?   If you get a phone call from someone claiming to be from the IRS and demanding you immediately pay back taxes or fines, there’s good reason to be skeptical: this is one of the most common types of phone scams....
What’s Hot in Home Improvement Trends

What’s Hot in Home Improvement Trends

What’s hot in home improvement trends this year Amazon Echo among smart-home devices. (Amazon) Jamie Gold What’s on-trend in home improvement this year? Home technology was a leading must-have among homeowners last year and will continue to be in 2017....