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Why I Can’t Stop Using Pink | An Entry Makeover

Why I Can’t Stop Using Pink | An Entry Makeover

May 20, 2019 WHY I CAN'T STOP USING PINK | AN ENTRY MAKEOVER I want to love my home. That sounds a bit weird and I’m totally not an advocate for going out and spending crazy money to beautify your home. But I am saying, if there are small ways you can tweak things - a...

8 MUST-SEE THRIFT STORES NEAR LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA

8 MUST-SEE THRIFT STORES NEAR LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA

April 22, 2019 8 MUST-SEE THRIFT STORES NEAR LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA THE KEY TO RANDOM AWESOMENESS FOR YOUR HOME We all know that not all good things come first-hand, right? There are treasures to be found in second-hand, hole-in-the-wall places like thrift stores....

REAL QUESTION 01: TO HIRE A REAL ESTATE AGENT OR NOT?

REAL QUESTION 01: TO HIRE A REAL ESTATE AGENT OR NOT?

April 5, 2019 REAL QUESTION 01: TO HIRE A REAL ESTATE AGENT OR NOT?  Honestly, this has been a question on our own minds lately. (yes, even as real estate agents) In a world where everything is becoming more automated and the internet is becoming more jam packed with...

A HISTORY OF NEGLECTING TRENDS – AND USING COLOR ANYWAY

A HISTORY OF NEGLECTING TRENDS – AND USING COLOR ANYWAY

march 22, 2019 A HISTORY OF NEGLECTING TRENDS - AND USING COLOR ANYWAY Design is so much more than just a system or series of hoops you jump through to come to the correct end result. Design is art, and art is based on the artist. Home design is always going to look...

Bosc Pear Meets Drab Lancaster City Rowhome

Bosc Pear Meets Drab Lancaster City Rowhome

march 8, 2019 BOSC PEAR MEETS DRAB LANCASTER CITY ROWHOME 460 New Dorwart Street was really something. We jumped right into the renovations after the sale of darling Louise Avenue and her blush colored cabinets which proved that pink just might be the new black. But...

Retro Renovation on Louise Ave.

Retro Renovation on Louise Ave.

december 13, 2018 RENOVATION: A MIDCENTURY INSPIRED HOME ON LOUISE AVENUE I’ve been blessed with a personality that can quite promptly come to a strong opinion on matters. Like that time my sister Clarita (her blog) and her family bought a house in Lancaster City...

DESTINATION: CALIFORNIA

DESTINATION: CALIFORNIA

november 19, 2018 DESTINATION: CALIFORNIA California has always been a place of inspiration for us. “Always” meaning ever since our first trip during our honeymoon. We traveled up Highway One - being blown away by The Big Sur, San Fransisco’s crazy steep hills &...

When Buying a Fixer Upper

When Buying a Fixer Upper

september 7, 2018 WHEN BUYING A FIXER UPPER... With so many house flippers writing books and starring on HGTV- more and more people are starting to consider flipping their own home. But sometimes, what we see on those polished pictures and edited TV show clips is not...

Meet Broad Street- An Exterior Design

Meet Broad Street- An Exterior Design

july 23, 2018 MEET BROAD STREET- AN EXTERIOR DESIGN One of our all time favorite before and after comparisons is the home on Broad Street we finished this Spring. In fact, this comparison was one of our most loved posts on Instagram this year. And we had to ask...

When Buying a Home for Your Family

When Buying a Home for Your Family

june 22, 2018 ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS TO ASK WHEN BUYING A HOME FOR YOUR FAMILY Each stage in life has different demands and different priorities. Families in the children-rearing stage of life have a unique set of demands and priorities in regards to their home. And this...

Meet Broad Street- A Moody European Bedroom Reveal

Meet Broad Street- A Moody European Bedroom Reveal

june 8, 2018 MEET BROAD STREET- A MOODY EUROPEAN BEDROOM REVEAL Our inspiration for this home came from the ever beautiful old European architecture. Recently, we've noticed that this design trend is making itself more and more known. And so, as we created a mood...

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