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How To Prepare For A Photo Trip

Photography and Text by Andreina Diaz

 “Photography is an art of observation. It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place… I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.” ~ Elliott Erwitt… 1,000 more words


5 Tips for Achieving a Modern Minimalist Living Room

The modern minimalist movement is still in full swing, with many homeowners updating their spaces in favor of uncluttered, simplified and contemporary designs. If you’re planning a full-fledged remodel or simply want to update your living room furniture, minimalism is a trendy yet timeless way to go. 522 more words



David Suchoff specializes in macro photography of various plants, flowers, and other items in nature. He explains his process in capturing the beautifully complex!

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Daylighting reducing energy use

I didn’t really know there was a “thing” called Daylighting, but there is and it’s all about how introducing real daylight into your home has benefits beyond it feeling bright and light. 172 more words

House Build

Getting your garage in gear

Last month’s column featured 10 spring-cleaning tips for improving your home’s curb appeal. This month I offer 10 tips for improving the appearance and function of what can easily become the most unsightly room in your home: the garage. 567 more words

5 FREE APPS to up your Instagram Game!

Instagram has become quite the game charger in the social sphere so much so that many brands and content creators use it for marketing. This is after all where the crowd is. 604 more words


ERIS Brewery & Cider House Turns to ELAN of Nortek Security & Control LLC for Total Control of its Cavernous 14,000 Square Foot Venue

When two Chicago-based women purchased a massive former temple built in 1910 with the goal of turning it into Chicago’s first brewery and ciderhouse, they turned to local integration firm, Buchan Consulting, to design and install a control and automation system to manage the technology in the cavernous space. 887 more words