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Decorate Your Home for Spring

Flowers & Greenery to Decorate Your Home for Spring

February 27, 2018

Spring is a time of change and rebirth, when desert wildflowers blossom and long-sleeved shirts are put away. Here in Arizona, home landscaping is at its greenest and the weather is perfect for backyard entertaining. While the changes may be more subtle than in other regions, Valley residents can still highlight the season in their […]

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Home Security Additions

The Best Home Security Additions

February 20, 2018

The most important thing you can do in your luxury home isn’t decorating or remodeling. It’s ensuring your family – and their prized possessions – stay safe and sound. Having a basic security system is essential, but today’s technology goes even further. Here at Camelot, we work with homebuyers to provide top-notch security products that […]

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Outdoor Speakers

The Best Outdoor Speakers, Lighting and Electronics for Your Luxury Home

February 13, 2018

Many of our luxury homeowners spend time entertaining on their patios, cooking for friends or watching the big game. That’s why having the best outdoor speakers and electronics is crucial. “It’s about bringing your backyard to life,” says Johnathan George, General Manager at iWired in Scottsdale. If you’re looking to elevate your backyard entertaining space, […]

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3 Ways to Decorate Your Fireplace

February 6, 2018

In a luxury home, fireplaces are built for more than warmth. They provide visual interest, add to the character of your design and serve as a wintertime gathering place for friends and family. When it comes to decorating these often front-and-center spaces, buyers are faced with a multitude of options. To help you narrow down […]

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Luxury Home Office Designs

Luxury Home Office Designs for Maximum Productivity

January 23, 2018

More people than ever are working from home. In fact, 24% of Americans reported working from home sometime during the year in 2015 – whether it was just a few hours here and there or they maintain a fully remote workspace – and the numbers have only risen since then. If you’re looking to build […]

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Organize Your Kitchen Cabinets

How to Organize Your Kitchen Cabinets Like a Pro

January 16, 2018

  The kitchen is the centerpiece of your luxury home. It’s a gathering place for friends and family, a space where meals are cooked, lunches are prepped and holiday cookies are baked. While the kitchens in Camelot’s luxury homes are designed to have plenty of space for your gourmet cooking needs, that doesn’t necessarily equate […]

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Best Lighting Options

Best Lighting Options for Every Room

January 9, 2018

Proper lighting can make or break a room. Lights serve a necessary function in every luxury home, allowing your family to complete tasks with ease and enjoy time spent together. They are also an integral design element, whether as a decorative accessory (e.g. table lamps) or a more permanent fixture. Whether you’re looking at purchasing […]

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Eco-Friendly

Easy Ways to Make Your Luxury Home Eco-Friendly

January 2, 2018

Homeowners are finding new ways to make their homes eco-friendly. In fact, more than 65% of buyers report wanting a home that’s environmentally conscious! From solar panels and living roofs to algae lamps and energy-storing batteries, companies are devising new ways for homeowners to be better stewards of their environment. Changes don’t have to be […]

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Declutter Your Living Room

How to Declutter Your Living Room

December 26, 2017

Oftentimes, luxury homebuyers fall in love with a staged space in a model home or a photo in a decorating magazine. While your luxury home may be designed with aesthetics in mind, that doesn’t automatically make it picture-perfect. Any living area can become cluttered, no matter how large and beautiful the space. Luckily, your dream […]

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Holiday Entertaining

5 Tips for Holiday Entertaining on Your Patio

December 19, 2017

While most of the country is digging out from under the snow each December, Phoenix metro homeowners are making the most of outdoor living. With winter temperatures regularly reaching into the 60s and 70s here, your patio is an ideal gathering place for holiday dinners and events. With this in mind, we’ve compiled five helpful […]

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How to Design Your Luxury Garage

December 12, 2017

For many luxury homeowners, the garage serves multiple purposes. It protects your family vehicles from the elements and can showcase vintage or collector cars in pristine condition. Your garage can also double as a workshop, or provide storage for seasonal items and tools. According to U.S. News & World Report, showroom garages are among the […]

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Downsizing

5 Benefits of Downsizing Your Home

December 7, 2017

The kids have grown up and left the nest, so now it’s just you and your partner. Or maybe you’re enjoying living life on your own. Either way, you’re looking around at your current home and wondering if you really need all that square footage. You’re not alone. According to a recent survey, 60.6% of […]

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Uses for a Spare Bedroom

3 Multi-Functional Uses for a Spare Bedroom

November 28, 2017

Typically, the “spare room” in a luxury home is turned into a guest room, office or den. But what happens when you have plenty of square footage for each of those functions in your Camelot home and still have additional bedrooms to decorate? If you’re having trouble figuring out what to do with extra space, […]

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Maximize Your Space

5 Design Ideas to Maximize Your Space

November 22, 2017

Small spaces can be a challenge to decorate. Ranging from around 2,500 square feet to more than 6,000 square feet, Camelot’s luxury homes offer plenty of room for your family to stretch out. Still, even the largest residence may have a guest bedroom or dining area that leaves you strained for space. Here are five […]

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Tasteful Holiday Décor

Tasteful Holiday Décor for Your Luxury Home

November 11, 2017

The holidays are a prime time for showcasing the beauty of your luxury home. The decorations come out of storage and the good china is set on the table. Christmas trees imbue your living room with the scent of fresh pine, and twinkling lights cast a warm glow over the hearth. If you’ve already settled […]

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Home Upgrades

Home Upgrades to Boost Your Resale Value

November 3, 2017

One of the most appealing aspects of purchasing a new luxury home is being able to customize its features. From energy-efficient technology to French doors, closet organization systems and flooring upgrades, Camelot’s new builds offer a variety of customization options for homeowners. You might be wondering which renovations would pay off in the long run. […]

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Tile Trends

3 Hot Tile Trends That Will Last

October 26, 2017

Tile is one of the most versatile materials in a luxury home. Tile comes in a seemingly endless variety of materials, from natural slate and travertine to glass and metal. Highly resistant to water, porcelain tile appears in kitchen backsplashes and in glass-encased shower stalls. It can be used as flooring throughout the home, in […]

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Spa Oasis

6 Simple Ways to Turn Your Bath into a Spa Oasis

October 19, 2017

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of relaxing in a chic hotel spa. Picture yourself lounging in the tub with a perfumed soak, a cooling cucumber mask over your eyes. Everything about the experience is lush and relaxing, from the thick, comfortable towels and robes to the therapeutic scents wafting in the air. At Camelot, […]

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5 Old Décor Trends That Are New Again

October 12, 2017

Home trends come and go – and come back again. When it comes to colors, pattern and design, interior décor is a lot like fashion. Where bell bottoms and bright ‘80s colors saw a resurgence on the runway in the 2000s, hardwood flooring and tile saw a similar comeback in luxury homes. Here are five […]

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Luxury Home Builder

What to Look for in a Luxury Home Builder

October 5, 2017

When you’re browsing for a new luxury home, it can be easy to get caught up in the details. What materials are the countertops made from? How large is the master bath? Will the three-car garage accommodate our vehicles plus a workshop? While it’s important that your new home fit your family’s needs, consider more […]

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Mortgage

Luxury Home Buyer’s Guide to Getting a Mortgage

September 28, 2017

Buying a new luxury home is an exciting experience. From browsing online to touring the potentials and making the final decisions, there’s a flurry of thought and activity that comes with the home buying process. It’s exhilarating – and, at times, exhausting. After the initial excitement comes the “nitty gritty” part of buying a new […]

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