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Tips to Create a Cozy Guest Room

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With summer slowly winding down and fall temperatures inching their way into the forecast, ’tis the season to start planning. Don’t worry – we’re not talking about Christmas – let’s wait a bit longer for that. Thanksgiving and Halloween are coming as well, but we’ll leave those on the back burner for a while longer […]

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What’s the Difference?

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Have you ever seen or heard a reference to something in conversation or online or in a magazine and thought to yourself “so THAT’s what that is!” or “Really? I thought that was a ___.” So have we, so we thought we’d start a new series to help highlight a few of these “aha!” moments. […]

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Class(y) Rooms: Welcome the Kids Home from School in Style

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While children in other parts of the country may just now be heading off to summer camp, kids here in Arizona are facing the cold, hard truth…it’s Back to School time. It may seem early to some, but when the school year ends in mid- to late-May, an early return is inevitable. As we face […]

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Pet-Friendly Home Design – It’s a Thing!

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If you have pets and/or have an ear to the ground for the latest design trends, you may already be aware of one of the hottest new trends in homebuilding – pet-friendly home design. Yes, you read that correctly – a mudroom for the dogs. To some, this may seem a bit extreme or excessive, […]

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Russ’s Maintenance Tips #2: A Blast from the Past

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Hi All, Welcome back to Russ’s Corner and this week’s maintenance tip. A few weeks ago a friend called and asked me to stop by and view some black stains that she had on a wall in her game room. The issue was a black sooty stain on the wall. Now I hadn’t seen this […]

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Setting the Perfect Easter Table – Hop to It!

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Easter Sunday is almost here, and if you’re like most of us, you will soon be opening your home to family and friends. For many, the celebration will include a lovely holiday meal – be it breakfast, brunch, lunch, or dinner. Whether your guests arrive from near or far, one surefire way to extend a […]

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Cool Pool Trends for 2015

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While our friends on the East Coast may still be digging out of snow, here in Arizona it’s time to start thinking about…pool season! With an average of 300 sunny days a year, not to mention the 80 degree temperatures we’ve been enjoying the past few weeks (remember– it’s early February!), now is the perfect […]

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Local and Loving It

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Architectural Digest recently published a slideshow entitled “Extraordinary Homes for Sale Around the World,” which showcases homes in Dallas, Texas; Siena, Italy; and Parrot Bay, Turks and Caicos. There’s no question that the homes and locales shown are stunning, but we believe they inadvertently omitted a fourth contender – our gorgeous Valley of the Sun. […]

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Swimming Pools Aren’t Just For Summer

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Verandahs at Silverleaf As we merge into Autumn, people around the country begin to turn their attention away from back-yard barbecues and pool parties, to focus on holidays and events more readily related to the fall. But that isn’t the case in Phoenix- here in Arizona, with temperatures still well over 90 degrees, we thought […]

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