Tag Archives: Curb Appeal

Midcentury roof raising….the exterior renovation of our latest project!

We’ve come quite a long way and are in the home stretch: BEFORE….A MODEST RANCH ON THE BEST STREET IN TOWN! ROOF RAISED, CLAD IN CEDAR WITH NEW ENTRANCE DOORS…. NEW, DOUBLE GLASS FRONT ENTRY, WITH “STEPPING STONE” ENTRY AND FOUNTAIN… LEADING TO DOUBLE HEIGHT LIVING ROOM, NEW (2ND) MASTER SUITE & LOFT…   It’s […]

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Fixing mistakes made over the decades….another Glen Ridge NJ faded lady!

  Today we purchased this faded lady, located in historic Glen Ridge NJ!  The GreenRose Design, Landscape and Fine Homes Teams will again be coordinating their talents to transform it into a modern “vintage” home with 6 bedrooms, including a large master suite, 4 full baths, a modern & large new kitchen and all modern […]

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Victorian Home Restoration Extraordinaire! The exterior rehab!

  At long last our latest GreenRose Fine Homes project in Glen Ridge is done!  And we couldn’t be happier or prouder of the results!  So we wanted to share with you some of the final pictures…..after all the renovation, restoration, painting and …..most important….the staging!   But first, let’s look at the front exterior […]

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The value of Fiber Cement Siding in House Renovations!

We’re very excited that our newest project will include complete new exterior siding with HardiePlank® lap siding. With its strength, beauty and durability, HardiePlank® siding enhances and protects homes in all kinds of climates—and now, with the HardieZone™ System, it provides siding with specific performance attributes relative to the climate where the product is being used!! […]

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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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And here are the Before & After pics!

Our Twilight Open House last night was well attended and we got to meet some great folks in the neighborhood. Now, you get to see what they saw… Exterior before         Believe it or not we are not 100% finished.  Next week we will have a newly re-paved driveway! If you’re in […]

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Our first Glen Ridge project is complete!!

It’s hard to believe, but the day is here for our first round of open houses for our Adams Place Project in Glen Ridge!  We think it looks stunning – see for yourselves by stopping by tonight, Thursday August 11th  from 6:00 to 8:00pm for our Twilight Open House.

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Thoughts on landscapes…

Our current rehab property has a lovely, but modest yard. It won’t be big enough for a pony, or to field touch football games, but it has enough to create a welcoming buffer from the street and for casual entertaining in the back. Regardless the size of your property, thoughtful planning can make any amount […]

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Adding Curb Appeal

There’s something very satisfying about pulling up to your house and thinking, “Yeah! I’m home”!  Truth be told, we haven’t always felt this way about our property (investment or otherwise). Sometimes it’s a struggle to get past a dingy exterior, peeling paint,  odd shaped windows, dead grass, weeds. We’ve all been there. But over the years, […]

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