You’ve decided to build (or remodel) a lakehouse. Perhaps as a weekend getaway or maybe as a real estate investment. Either way, you’ve got several decisions to make regarding the overall design of the property. One of the most essential choices…

Your personality speaks volumes

Your personality speaks volumes

Ever wonder what your future employer is thinking when they hire or fire you? Your personality can be one of your biggest attributes in the work place…   Your personality can truly speak volumes in todays work environments.  Ever notice…

Design Tip of the Month: 2019 Color Trend Prediction

Design Tip of the Month: 2019 Color Trend Prediction

Our pick for the 2019 Color Trends: It becomes apparent that classic colors can make a come back too!  Based off the trends at the end of 2018, going into 2019 we’ll see some very vibrant deep tones, muted pastels, and warm neutrals.  We put…

A 60’s Ranch House Grows Up and Out

A 60’s Ranch House Grows Up and Out

We’re proud to say our wonderful home remodel was recently featured on Houzz. This is our second renovation to be featured by Houzz. Check out the slideshow below and click here to read the article. Houzz Tour: A ’60s Ranch House Grows Up…

Award Winning Watkins Residence

Award Winning Watkins Residence

Best in American Living™ Award One-of-a-Kind Custom Home  A local builder has won a gold award for the One-of-a-Kind Custom Home (2501-3500hsf) category in the 2016 Best in American Living™ Awards (BALA) by the National…

Feeling Confident with Color

Feeling Confident with Color

As seen in Best in American Living Photo Courtesy of Lita Dirks & Co. Celebrate Color in Tasteful Touches Blog originally posted by Lita Dirks & Co. It’s no secret, color is a fun and powerful way to lift moods and produce a little life…

Where Are You on the Style Spectrum?

Where Are You on the Style Spectrum?

Where Are You on the Style Spectrum? Find your design personality — neutral or colorful, modern or traditional, formal or relaxed — so you can decorate accordingly Laura Gaskill October 24, 2016 Houzz Contributor. Being able to name and define…

Benjamin Moore’s 2017 Color of the Year:

Benjamin Moore’s 2017 Color of the Year:

Home & Garden Introducing Benjamin Moore’s 2017 Color of the Year: Shadow  By Kendra Nichols and Jura Koncius October 19 Shadow is Benjamin Moore’s 2017 Color of the Year. (John Bessler/Benjamin Moore) Benjamin Moore announced its 2017…

NAHB Home of the Week: Pritchard-Hardin Residence

NAHB Home of the Week: Pritchard-Hardin Residence

The Best in American Living Awards Gold-winning Pritchard-Hardin residence of Black Mountain, N.C., is our Home of the Week! This beautiful property fulfills the clients’ desire for the perfect mountain retreat.
A Custom Timber House in North Carolina Becomes Home

A Custom Timber House in North Carolina Becomes Home

A Custom Timber House in North Carolina Becomes Home A custom timber home in North Carolina epitomizes the American dream for one New Zealand couple. By Stacy Durr Albert Photos courtesy of Timberpeg One glance at the exterior reveals that this…