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rahrighouse projects | behind the scenes

Hey, all! It’s been a few months, but now that the literal dust has settled on our Amazing Space project, the show has aired, (AND, the series was officially… 888 more words


Our New Deck!

We’ve been quiet for a few weeks, but the good news is that all of the major projects are done at the house! But, of course, there are still a few tiny things here and there that we’re waiting on, and a few other items we decided to add into the mix. 121 more words


"The Insider" Mini-Site: New on Brownstoner.com

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

Brownstoner.com, the colossal Brooklyn-based real estate website for which I write a long-running weekly design column called… 34 more words


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


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


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