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WHY IT’S FINALLY TIME TO BUILD A POOL

Exterior & Landscaping | DiSabatino Landscaping

WHY IT’S FINALLY TIME TO BUILD A POOL

Right now is the perfect time to start planning for a pool. When your friends and family are battling beach traffic or standing in line for public pools, you'll be able to step outside and experience an instant vacation in the comfort of your own backyard.

 
 

CELEBRATE THE SEASON In a Backyard of your Dreams

Exterior & Landscaping | DiSabatino Landscaping

CELEBRATE THE SEASON In a Backyard  of your Dreams

Over the past decade, landscape design has evolved into one of the most popular and profitable ways to upgrade your home. A stylish landscape shows off your property to its fullest advantage, highlighting architectural assets while increasing curb appeal.

 
 

Transform your Outdoors into your Beautiful Space

Exterior & Landscaping | B.DeMichele Inc.

Transform your Outdoors into your Beautiful Space

NOW IS THE PERFECT TIME to plan your outdoor landscaping dream project that will transform your outdoor spaces. Imagine entertaining friends with an expertly installed patio kitchen or relaxing together around a stone fire pit. Maybe you dream of welcoming spring with beautifully landscaped gardens. Now is the time to contact a professional landscaping and design company.

 
 

Dress Your Pillows for Spring!

Interior & Furnishings | Emily Colletta

Dress Your Pillows for Spring!

Spring is here! Temperatures are changing and flowers are starting to bloom. It's finally time to put your winter decorations away and bring out your spring decor! This includes your throw pillows. Time to brighten up your couches and beds with new and beautiful pillows that bring out the refreshing feeling of spring. This spring there are many different designs to introduce to your throw pillows. Flowery patterns, bright colors and geometric patterns are the best ways to help your couch or bed blossom. This season's pillows are anything but trite! Here are a few great ideas!

 
 

Illuminate your Home with Beautiful Outdoor Lighting

Exterior & Landscaping | Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Naples

Illuminate your Home  with Beautiful Outdoor Lighting

Outdoor lighting is more than just installing a couple spotlights around your home. Designing the perfect outdoor lighting system, that not only illuminates your home in style, but also provides a safer pathway for your guests, is an art form. Trust a professional outdoor lighting team to ensure your home is seen in the best light.

 
 

Safety, Energy Efficiency, and a Beautiful View

Interior & Furnishings | APG Energy & Security Solutions

Safety, Energy Efficiency, and a Beautiful View

It may be draft season again, but this does not have to extend to the windows throughout your home. You can get the same inviting sunlight in your home without the harmful effects of ultraviolet light, and the process is easier and more cost effective than you might think. There is now a simple and energy efficient way to protect your home, and maximize energy efficiency year round.

 
 

How to Enhance Your Exterior Entryway

Exterior & Landscaping | Mikaila Cordeau

How to Enhance Your Exterior Entryway

You can spice up your front entrance in many ways, but this article goes beyond a simple wreath, welcome mat, and plants. Those are all easy fixes, but why not take it a step further to really enhance your entrance.The ideas below are a collection of entrances that will hopefully inspire you to really change up your exterior entrance.

 
 

Round-Up of the Best Barn Doors for your Home

Interior & Furnishings | Rebecca Focht

Round-Up of the Best Barn Doors for your Home

Barn doors are the cutest way to decorate your home. They can be used in so many different ways. You can use them as a sliding door to separate one room from another, you can use them as cabinet doors in the kitchen or even bathroom, they can be used as a sliding door to hide away a television set, they can be used as a headboard, or even just placed up on the wall for that extra fun decor. Not only do these barn doors look incredibly chic in your home, they are easy to open and close and they keep things neat. Check out this round-up of barn doors we put together for you. You'll be dying to put up barn doors in your home right away!

 
 

Fill Your Home with Earth Tones

Interior & Furnishings | Tori.Perekupka

Fill Your Home with Earth Tones

Sometimes bright colors can be overpowering in certain rooms. Bring your home back down to Earth by filling it with earth tones. The Earthy colors, such as brown, tan, green, etc., will give any room in your home the relaxing touch you are looking for. Decorating your home in Earthy colors gives you so many opportunities to be creative and add accessories to any space. The Earth tones that fill your rooms give you chances to add some bright colored accents throughout certain areas. Add your touch to make your earthy toned spaces unique to your home.

 
 

Curtains can change the look of the whole room? Say what!

Interior & Furnishings | Rebecca Focht

Curtains can change the look of the whole room? Say what!

Besides their everyday use, curtains are a great way to make a room more colorful or decorative. Bringing a solid, but bright color into a room that might be lacking some fun could change the whole tone of the room. Bringing a pattern into the room could do even more. Check out these 11 rooms with fantastic curtains!