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February 24, 2017

The Rise of The Traditional Home

In an age of Houzz and Pinterest, an unprecedented online buzz on both contemporary and traditional home design has inspired an openness to merging two distinctly different styles.Inevitably, savvy homeowners tend to think, “I like parts of both.”Welcome to the transitional home.This fast-growing movement pays homage to contemporary and traditional home styles. For a home […]

February 24, 2017

This Old House, Generation Next to Benefit mikeroweWORKS

In 2017 mikeroweWORKS is going to give away a lot of work ethic scholarships. We’re not sure how many yet, but so far they have raised over $500,000, and they think that there is a lot more on the horizon. Along with the generosity of the people on their page, their partnership with This Old […]

February 24, 2017

Ten Questions to Ask When Hiring a Contractor

Architectural Digest asked Steve Fanuka to describe what questions you should ask a contractor-and yourself-before selecting somebody for the job. Are they quick to respond? I always give 48 hours. If you don’t get a call within that period, it may be a sign that the contractor doesn’t have enough time to take on your […]