Look up! And what do you see? We often don’t think about the material selection of the ceiling but it is worth a few minutes at least to… think. Because it is typically a large amount of square footage, it can be expensive to finish your ceiling in anything else but drywall, but perhaps consider adding… Continue reading How to Finish a Ceiling?
Embrace the old! Using reclaimed products is a wonderful way to add dimension and history to your home. This renovated home dates to 1910 but it didn’t have interesting woodwork. Not a problem, we added it! The beadboard, baseboard, balusters, railing and newel post are all from Old House Parts in Kennebunk, Maine but from… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Claim the Reclaimed!
Countertops are a huge financial investment and a huge visual impact! Every homeowner has an opinion about countertops because they are a huge part of your daily life. Do they show dirt? Do they stain? Can you ruin them with heat? How do they feel to the hand? What is the difference between natural and man-made… Continue reading Countertop Controversy
This raised ranch ranch needed some help – badly! Since it is located near the water, it literally requires every permit required by the state of New Hampshire and the City of Portsmouth, NH: wetland, shoreland, lot coverage variance and conditional use. An endangered plant species was even located near wetland, so there is another permitting… Continue reading Ranch Renovation_v1
This stool is a unique and original by Nate Deyesso. Graceful swooping lines makes this heavy Matilda stool, light and sleek. Made of steel and wood these stools can be made in many different finishes of metal and wood. If this is not quite what you are looking for, here are some other stool ideas… Continue reading Friday’s Find: Matilda Stool
Creating an intimate and functional space in a small backyard can sometimes be easier than a large expansive property. Here are 5 things to consider: 1) Decide what your goals are for the space. Do you want a fireplace, dining area, social or relaxing space, grilling space, or something else that is important to you? 2)… Continue reading Small Backyard? Not a Problem!
The Deyesso Chair is an original design and hand-crafted out of steel and wood. These lines are classic and elegant that add grace to any space. Available in 5 finishes and 5 woods as well as COM (Customer Own Material) fabric to make this the perfect chair for your space. Overall it measures 29″ x… Continue reading Friday’s Find: The Deyesso Chair
Furniture designer, Craig White is inspired by 18th century masterworks, 19th century reproductions, 20th century modernists, and contemporary artists alike. And, like many, his work has evolved. Craig’s work boasts high quality design, materials, finish and joinery. His multifaceted talent’s are poured into the furniture in the gallery featuring one of a kind pieces all… Continue reading Furniture by Craig White