NYCxDesign Highlights: Silicone Rugs, Kitchen-In-A-Box, Moto-Lights

NYCxDesign Highlights: Silicone Rugs, Kitchen-In-A-Box, Moto-Lights

The second round of products from 2016 NYCxDesign each are inspired by the out of the ordinary, whether it be a material, a behavior or a natural phenomena. These five example show what is possible when designers look beyond the expected and invent what we haven’t seen befor ...

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Home of the Week: A wooded retreat in Macon County

Leslie Crawford has a history of changing addresses, having pulled up stakes a number of times during his lifelong career in education. Last summer, the retired longtime college professor arranged an extraordinary move: buying and moving into not one but two houses, several ...

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The Best Home Office Furniture And Supplies

Photo: Kevin Purdy This post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer’s guide to the best things for your home. Read the full article here. Your home office should be a place where you feel comfortable doing your best work day after day. A team of work-from-home v ...

Smart, Stylish Designs for Outdoor Kitchens

Smart, Stylish Designs for Outdoor Kitchens

(Family Features) Kitchens are moving outside. And they’re doing it in a big way. According to a recent study from the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), outdoor kitchens are expected to be a top design trend in 2016. “An outdoor kitchen can drastically improve th ...

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The 12-step checklist to childproofing your home

If you’re expecting a baby, or already have a toddler, this home childproofing checklist will ensure you’re providing your child with the safest environment possible. You don’t have to go to extremes, but there are a few basic steps you can take to prevent a mishap. And don’ ...

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A Peek Inside West Newest Apartment Building, ‘The Landmark’

Nearly two years after demolition began on the former Masonic Temple building, 11 South Main St. in West Hartford is home – literally – to some new tenants. While the ground floor of 11 South Main will be occupied by the offices of Charles Schwab, there are 21 boutique resid ...

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Property Insights: Of Rugs and Area Mats

A rug serves many purposes. Besides adding comfort to a rough floor and defining the layout of a room, an area rug also adds a touch of color, texture and personality to a room. Because they take up so much space, finding the perfect rug that will blend in with your space is ...