The Simple Transition…Tile and Wood

Open floor plans are very popular today, all the rooms mixed in one is a regular thing. You can accentuate your areas using various space dividers, accents and floor covers. Tiles in the kitchen, wood in the living room, concrete in the entryway… but how to make a transition between them in a cool way?…

Twas the Friday Before Christmas…

Twas the Friday before Christmas.. and all through the house, not a drill was drilling, not a noise from my spouse! If my husband starts a project, it will surely be… the last project he starts under our lovely Christmas Tree… His many trips to Lowes and Home Depot this year, have resulted in projects completed, my dear. With DeWalt and…

For the Love of Quartzite..

Quartzite is an increasingly popular choice among homeowners and interior designers.  Its sophisticated good looks combined with crystalline sparkle, durability, earth-toned colors and stylish appearance make it a top trend contender for everything from kitchen countertops to feature walls. Quartzite is a natural stone. People often get quartz and quartzite mixed up, but despite the…

It’s a Wrap!

You can run to the store, purchase a couple rolls of wrapping paper, a bag of bows and call it a day. But this is a time of giving…Taking a few extra moments of your time to make the gift wrap part of the present. When you receive a gift that has obviously been wrapped with care, your heart…

Beekman Boys in the House!

The Beekman Mansion took two years to build, it was started in 1802 and completed in 1804, by the Honorable William Beekman. Though raised without any formal education, William Beekman rose to regional prominence as a fair businessman and successful farmer, eventually being appointed the first judge of Schoharie County and later, a state senator. This historic Mansion…

Durable Garage Flooring

We’ll start by ending some confusion about epoxy right now.  An  epoxy garage floor coating is not paint.  Paint for garage floors is a latex acrylic product. If you are ready to have your garage floor finished with an epoxy coating, then you should know that the right company will need to be hired.  A company…

Life and Design In Color

Floor plans, design, and décor all play an important role in the feel of any home, but there is another player in this game that is powerful…Color! From practical applications to psychological effects color can enhance your home in many ways. The colors you choose can even influence how the size and shape of a room is perceived. Every October,…

Realize your Renovation Dreams…

January is fast approaching and people will soon realize tax season is right around the corner. Now is the time a year that people start thinking of the spring kitchen renovations that their going to do with their tax return. Most people run right down to cabinet or granite suppliers because that’s the first and foremost item…

Home For The Holiday…

  The kitchen might have the reputation of being the heart of the home, but the living room is really where most of your…well, living, actually takes place. Odds are that you want to make that living as comfortable as possible for you and your family, not to mention any guests that pop in along the…

4 Thoughtful Gift Tips for the Holiday

Holiday Shopping has started, well it’s really in full swing! Looking for the perfect gift for friends and relatives this year? Gift giving is a tricky task, especially for friends. With so many ideas on what to get, I thought we would give you a few ideas to get your holiday shopping started, and Santa a run for his money. Share some happiness – Surprise them with…

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