Design Recipes: Secrets of a home stager

Design Recipes: Secrets of a home stager

Staging is the art of preparing and styling a home for sale. Unlike decorating and interior design, the intent and purpose of home staging is to use “lifestyle” selling techniques in order to allow a potential buyer to be able to envision themselves in a...
Farmhouse chic: Designing the wagon wheel

Farmhouse chic: Designing the wagon wheel

With summer off to a busy start, I have been craving a retreat, an oasis where I can relax and renew. That is why when I had the opportunity to go tour the lovely weekend home of long-time customers Susan and Joe, I jumped at the chance. I adore touring beautiful...

Tips for remodeling your kitchen

When planning your dream kitchen, it’s easy to get carried away with aesthetics before planning for functionality. Jennifer Egbert, Porchlight Real Estate Group Kitchen renovations are among the most exciting improvements you can make to a home. This high-traffic area...
Design Recipes The art of the move

Design Recipes The art of the move

Spring is a popular time for those looking to make a life transition and take the plunge. When it comes time for you or your family to make your move, here are some key tips to keep in mind.

Get the look: Organic modernism

Get the look: Organic modernism

If you haven’t heard of organic modernism yet, then get ready – it’s about to become your favorite design trend. It all started in 1941, when the Museum of Modern Art in New York hosted a show titled Organic Design in Home Furnishings. The furniture featured in the exhibition brought together crisp, modern design and natural elements. Now, this trend is reemerging, covering entire rooms in clean lines, curved furniture and the healing power of nature.

The Air That You Breathe

The Air That You Breathe

The warming signs of spring are hard to ignore. The days are getting longer and crocuses are popping up. And you can’t miss the annual appearance of brightly colored flyers in your mail and stuck in the screen door.