Monthly Archives: September 2011

More info on Staging

When we staged our recent renovation on Glen Ridge we were sold on the idea that staging would add a “Wow” factor to the previously run-down property. As you can see from previous posts, our staging includes curtains, furniture, art and floor coverings. Listening to our realtor for feedback on the staging has been eye […]

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Art Deco

Yesterday we were discussing tile, specifically the Serenity Series from Olympia Tile below. We like the look for its modern,  clean lines and that got us talking about “Deco”.  It’s our favorite style,  but after some discussion, our office manager asked, “What is Art Deco?”  Looks like I have some s’plaining to do… “Art Deco followed in Art […]

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Take a look at the finished basement!

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Staging the Living Room

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Problems mount for foreclosure properties

 When touring foreclosed properties this summer, we could easily see how quickly a property deteriorates when left vacant. Raccoons, mold, rain and vandalism quickly take their toll. Adding to these problems is now the aftermath of Hurrican Irene. NJ.com has a great article here on the challenges REO and bank agents have in keeping one step […]

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Baby’s Room and 3rd Floor Loft Bedroom Complete

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Master Bedroom and Guest Bedroom Renovation Complete

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More thoughts on rehab design

Check out the transformation of the kitchen, dining room and study. The space has been significantly opened up, letting in more light and allowing for easy traffic flow. It’s a perfect example of how subtle architectural changes can yield big returns.

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Renovation design tips revealed!

We’d like to show through these next series of videos, how we came up with the design decisions that really make this house renovation a success.  Our first two videos feature the new, inviting entrance to our Adams Place Project. We hope you take away some design ideas for your next project!

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