Are you considering the pros and cons of a new home versus a used home? The pros pretty much outweigh the cons, and here’s a list of ten reasons why!
We heard on the news that the groundhog saw his shadow so we are in for 6 more weeks of winter. We have had several threats of snowstorms here in Virginia but for the most part, we have had very little snow so far. Winter is the perfect time to get cozy by the fireplace […]
When was the last time your family gathered around the table for a meal? Â Last night, last week or last Christmas? I am often told by our homeowners that they seldom use the dining room and aren’t sure if they really need it in their new home but have a formal table, chairs, and Grandmother’s […]
With stairs leading from the foyer and from the kitchen, the second level is easily accessible from both the formal and family spaces. The owner’s suite features a sitting area that is large enough for an exercise space, a private retreat or a home library. The centerpiece of the owner’s bathroom is a lovely garden […]
One of our most popular Executive Series homes, The Whitman II, is truly a home for entertaining. When designing this home, I imagined the family that could live here. Perhaps they had moved many times through military postings or job changes. And now, they are finally home. A home to entertain new friends, host old […]
In every home, there tends to be a basket on the kitchen counter containing mail, coupons, keys, chargers, loose change and pens. Maybe you relegate these items to the junk drawer in the kitchen or toss them on the kitchen counter. When discussing kitchens with our home owners, sometimes the topic of organization comes up, specifically […]
How many times have you been asked that question? Perhaps when shopping for clothes, getting your nails done, or even buying a car. And when most people are asked that question, they have a ready answer. Pink! Blue! Green! Yellow! Red! We are drawn to our favorite colors when selecting the simplest of things — […]