For a greener yard, start with Redwood for your Outdoor Spaces
By Jessica Hewitt, Humboldt Redwood Company
Today’s homeowners devote as much attention to the design plans for their outdoor spaces as they do to creating the interior spaces that make their homes a true reflection of their lives. Much more than a desire for greater curb appeal, a well-designed outdoor space is an investment that provides immediate enjoyment in addition to boosting the home’s overall resale value.
Ideas for your Home Design – Take your outdoor living spaces from summer to fall!
By: Echo Jones
Just because cooler weather is on it’s way, doesn’t mean your outdoor living spaces need to go unused .
Now is the time to start thinking about how you want to transition your summer decor into the fall season. And how you’ll stay warm on your porch or patio when fall arrives. From pumpkins to warm blankets, here are some tips to help you enjoy your porch or patio into fall and well past Halloween.
Home Design : Best Staircases For Style, Flow, and Location
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Staircases: Style And Flow 101 for your home design
When you are building a house, you may be surprised by some of the choices you get to make, including staircase style and location. Does your home lend itself well to a glass staircase or a wooden staircase? What about a spiraling staircase with ornate banisters leading from the main floor to the bedrooms? Or, would a more modest, hidden staircase be a better fit? Here are some tips to help you choose a home design with a staircase that will fit well.
One of the first things many homeowners run out of in their homes is storage space.
Even a home that seems like it has ample storage space can quickly feel crowded when you start to move in with all of your belongings. If you are considering building your home, think about including a walk-in closet design, or choose floor plans that already incorporate a walk-in wardrobe closet in the bedrooms. When considering design ideas for your new home, walk-in closets can be one of the most beneficial.
Building a new home provides an amazing opportunity to including everything you could need or want.
Many types of additions are easier and more affordable to add while the home is being built, rather than waiting until it is complete and performing a renovation. By adding features to the home during the construction process, you can save money and frustration in the long term. If you have made the commitment to build your new home, think about whether you would want one of these features at some point, and consider adding them now.