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Brights Return to the Color Palette

Recession-era color trends—reflecting a need for comfort, familiarity, and order in a disorderly world—are picking up...

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Design Details Matter: Taking Trim to the Next Level

When updating the outside of a house, homeowners typically start with replacing siding or windows. Yet, even these pr...

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How to Enjoy Your Backyard in Winter

Homebuyers still value outdoor living if it is done correctly. Here are some outdoor living tips and tricks to make t...

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Good Bones: English Country

This is a warm and cozy style with gobs of character, plenty of nostalgia and Old World Charm. The person drawn to it...

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Character Driven Design Through Architecture

If you’ve caught me on stage at any of the PlyGem ProTalk series sessions, you’ve heard me harp on "Character Driven ...

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Good Bones: Georgian

When I think of the Georgian architectural style, I think of a style that says, “I’ve made it and I’m here to stay! I...

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Come On In, Y’all!

Just like a good, strong handshake or warm smile, our front door sets the tone for our homes. You can either lure gue...

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Positive Influence

Hope is slowly being restored in the market; and though the numbers may not be close to what they were a handful of y...

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Good Bones: Folk Victorian

If you like elegance coupled with playfulness, then you’ll love the Folk Victorian style! Don’t let the name fool you...

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