Big renovation projects or building a brand new home are not always feasible options for everyone.  However, there are still several things that you can do to help make your current house feel like the beautiful home that you have always wanted.  These tips are also great for anyone who might need to give their…

Read More

Gold can often be an intimidating color to use in your home.  In our Norwick Park Model, The Augusta, we used gold finishes throughout, and it looks fantastic. Gold is the perfect color to pair with greens, blues, and pinks, and after you tour our Model, we have a feeling you might agree. So here…

Read More

The papers have been signed, the keys are in your hands, and now it is time to make your new house feel like home.  We are now spending more time in our homes than ever before, which means, you will want to make sure you create a home that is a blend of comfort and…

Read More

If you are like most people in the U.S., you didn’t think much about a home office before 2020. Sure, you might have mentally designated a space to work on projects outside of the office or prepare to telecommute when your child was sick. But it was likely an afterthought. These days, however, it is…

Read More

If you had the opportunity to design your dream Master Bathroom, what would it look like? Separate vanities, free standing tub, walk-in spa shower, the possibilities are endless. Here are some of our favorite Master Bath designs to help give you a little bit of inspiration.   His and Her vanities   A large oversize…

Read More

Shag carpeting. Beaded curtains. Carpeted walls. Indoor wicker furniture. Over the last 50 years, people have followed some truly horrifying design trends. And you’ll notice you (hopefully) haven’t seen a single one of them in a new build home or modern design catalog. Striking a balance between trendy and timeless isn’t always easy. You might…

Read More

It has been awhile since we have been “allowed” to entertain friends in our homes.  With things slowly starting to open back up, and restrictions being lifted, we are finally able to begin to see our long lost friends and family!  Of course we still want to be mindful and cautious when we are around…

Read More

New home design trends are always changing, and while the 2019 trends will not disappear entirely, they will certainly evolve and grow in the upcoming years.  Many of these new trends can be seen throughout our new Harper Model Home at Kensley.  Here are 6 hot design trends that you will see this year!  …

Read More

Pantone announced that its 2020 Color of the Year is Classic Blue, a shade reminiscent of the sky at dusk. “It’s a color that anticipates what’s going to happen next,” said Laurie Pressman, the vice president of the Pantone Color Institute, which selects the Color of the Year. “What’s the future going to bring as…

Read More

Wallpaper has come a long way since the last time that you saw it in your grandparent’s home.  It is a cost effective way to make your home feel like it has that custom touch without breaking the bank.  From an accent wall to an entire powder bath, how you choose to use wallpaper is…

Read More

Moving into a new neighborhood comes with a lot of change. The prospect of meeting all your new neighbors and getting to know the people who live nearby can be daunting. But if you’re moving in the fall, making new friends in the area is a lot easier. Why? Because Halloween, celebrated by walking around…

Read More

Think quick – do you have brown rice in stock? How about macaroni noodles? After spending time finding a recipe, making a grocery list, and planning out your meal, the last thing you want is to reach for a staple and realize you’re out… or worse; you can’t find it in the chaotic mess that…

Read More