Monthly Archives: February 2015

Lighten Up Dark Woodwork

Many older homes have the details that make a difference, handsome wood molding surrounding windows, doors and other elements of a room. The downside is that the wood is often darkened by varnish that makes it look old. When we … Continue reading

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Change a Chandelier, Change the Room

Never let it be said that you can’t change a room with a lightbulb. We’ve seen many rooms radically improved at a relatively low cost with the addition of a new chandelier. In a dining room a chandelier can set … Continue reading

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February Homeowner’s Checklist

These inspections and maintenance chores will keep your heating and hot water systems working at peak capacity, the other suggestions will keep the rest of the house clean and maintained. Replace filters or wash permanent ones in heating system Remove … Continue reading

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Complete a Window Treatment with a Cornice

If you’re prone to being a minimalist in your decorating scheme bulky window treatments with draperies are not your style. You’re probably more partial to a straight forward shade or shutter. To make it look complete consider adding a cornice … Continue reading

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