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WANT A TON OF NEW IDEAS for decorating/renovating your brownstone, loft, apartment or other urban dwelling?

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So, 2017. What is planned?

We knew 2016 was going to be a big year and it was. Our first grandchild (I cannot believe he turns 1 on Saturday), a… 724 more words

In The Garden

New Sales Tax rules in NC for Construction Projects

In North Carolina, the General Assembly has been actively pursuing ways to decrease personal income taxes.  In order to help pay for those reductions, they have boosted sales and use tax for personal services over the past year or two.   960 more words

Construction

An Imperfect Holiday, and What's on Tap for 2017

I hope you enjoyed the holiday season! It feels like ages since I’ve blogged, though it hasn’t been – I just took a short, planned hiatus for the holidays. 1,027 more words

Design

A New Year's Update

After being out of the country for a couple of weeks, we were anxious to get back and see what progress had been made at the house. 601 more words

Renovation

Turbine House

The existing building was designed by the Austrian architect Erich Franz Leischner (1887 – 1970) and erected between 1911 and 1913 to house a turbine. It was part of a water reservoir belonging to the  252 more words

Architecture

We have Kitchen Cabinets

Ok, it took a few more days than I had hoped, but yesterday all of our cabinets got installed. We don’t have to look at all of the boxes thrown about the house either. 246 more words

Renovation