What is a Pocket Neighborhood?

ADDED September 29, 2016 0 COMMENTS
What is a Pocket Neighborhood?

Have you ever heard of a pocket neighborhood? The term was first coined in 1995 by the architect Ross Chapin and refers to a small group of homes that face each other and share a common space. It promotes the idea of building community and establishing ties to your neighbors in a way that traditional…Read More »

How to Decorate with Thrift Store Finds

ADDED September 27, 2016 0 COMMENTS
How to Decorate with Thrift Store Finds

Whether it’s the thrill of the hunt or the satisfaction of scoring a real bargain, thrift stores can be the most exciting places to find interesting and one-of-a-kind décor for your home. There are some tricks, though, to finding those treasures at your local Goodwill or church resale shop. Here are our best tips for…Read More »

Should You Buy an “Almost Perfect” Home?

ADDED September 22, 2016 0 COMMENTS
Should You Buy an “Almost Perfect” Home?

Buying a home is one of the biggest purchases you will ever make in your life (if not the biggest). It’s understandable and normal to feel worry and doubt about whether you’re making the right decision. Chances are, you’ll look at several homes that will feel almost perfect – they’re very close to what you…Read More »

Hanging Curtains 101

ADDED September 20, 2016 0 COMMENTS
Hanging Curtains 101

Hanging curtains seems like a no-brainer, right? Install the curtain rods, pop on the window treatments, and you’re done. While it really can be that easy, there are some tricks and tips to keep in mind if you want your curtains to go from average to amazing. Keep reading to find out what you need…Read More »