Category: Inside and Out

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Column: Upholstery fabrics 101

OK, you are ready to admit that the sofa that has survived years of kids, pets, and overnight guests is looking a bit haggard. If it was a quality piece to begin with, it...

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Column: Adding a spark to fire features

Outdoor fire features are like well-planned granite kitchen counters, they are a destination for guests to gather around. And, it doesn’t matter if a fire is roaring or cooking taking place. They are fun...

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Column: Your guide to kitchen islands

The modern kitchen fulfills many different roles. It’s a family gathering place, a house party hotspot, a homework help center, a storage headquarters and a five-star restaurant. For many homeowners, the functionality of a kitchen begins with a...

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Column: Stretch your design time

Once you have made the decision to pull your home together with the help of a design professional, it is time to do some homework. You can glean far more from your designer’s visits...