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Replacing the Thresholds

Time for a little show and tell.

I love the old original entry doors. They’re stylistically appropriate and often only need some TLC to work well. 297 more words

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Renovation Geometric

I’ve been thinking about when we renovated our house, quite a few years ago now, but it was a major performance: floors up, walls moved, a new room added. 98 more words


Dream Home: 345 West Broadway by Casamanara

Established in Monaco in 2010, CASAMANARA is the collaborative effort of this talented brother-and-sister duo Piero Manara and Debla Manara-Berger. An Interior Architecture and Decorative Arts bureau, the two work together designing luxurious interiors for a wide variety of corporate and private clients.  363 more words


Advice: Measure FIRST

That’s right, measure BEFORE you place the order for ANYTHING. I ordered 2 runners from Ballard Designs to use on the stairs. The narrow stairs. The extremely narrow stairs. 227 more words


Renovation Update #5

Touch-ups on electricals by bhaiyya on duty. and L box :)

Passageway and kitchen lights were up. Hopefully my kitchen will be bright enough at night. 30 more words

House Talk

City Lights

I love our front porch. Surprisingly, it’s one of the most private areas of our house. It’s set back from the façade, points directly toward the ocean, and doesn’t face any of our neighbors’ houses. 54 more words