Annual International Builders Show

Annual International Builders Show: This year Sandy and I attended the 75th Annual International Builders Show and the Kitchen and Bath Show in Las Vegas. This weeklong event starts off with the National Association of Home Builder committee and caucus meetings. This year had 3 days of exhibits with over 1,500 exhibitors. Companies from all…

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Seared Maryland Rockfish Recipe

This Seared Maryland Rockfish recipe will be a delight to your tastebuds! This dish was created by Executive Chef Sam Martin, located at Three Notch’d Brewery in Roanoke, Virginia.  Roasted Fingerling Potatoes: Mix fingerling potatoes. 1# (sliced in half) Fresh Rosemary 2oz (chopped) Fresh Thyme 2 oz- (chopped) EVOO 3 oz Directions: Roast for 20 minutes…

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Inspirational Laundry Rooms

Who is in serious need of inspirational laundry rooms? As everyone knows, endless laundry and house chores can become overwhelming. If you have a big family, you know the struggle of achieving tidiness all too well. Luckily, some experts have shared some ideas to help transform your cleaning space. Check out New This Week: 7…

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Perfect Garage Measurements

Ready for the perfect garage measurements? As any homeowner knows, achieving the correct dimensions can be tricky. Have no fear, helpful tips and techniques are here! Check out Key Measurements for the Perfect Garage by Steven Randel with Houzz. Steven highlights practical tips you can use in your available garage space to maximize its benefits…

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Buying the Right Lights

Did you know buying the right lights for your home is one of the most important things you can do? With a flood of new LED products choosing a lightbulb is more confusing than ever. Choosing the right brightness and color temperature is very important. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Check out A Lighting…

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Mixing Kitchen Countertop Materials

Ready to start piecing together new ideas for mixing kitchen countertop materials? As any homeowner knows, the idea of combining two countertop styles in your kitchen might seem overwhelming at first. In the end, it all boils down to balance, color coordination and effortlessly mixing different materials. Who knew custom design could be so simple? Check…

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OBX 2019 March Events

Find out what’s happening on the Outer Banks each month. Visit the OBX 2019 March events calendar. March 2, 2019: The Outer Banks Forum for the Lively Arts Presents M5 Mexican Brass  March 4, 2019: Dare County Board of Commissioners Meeting at 9:00 am March 4, 2019: Currituck County Board of Commissioners Meeting at 6:00 pm March 4, 2019: Kitty…

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Popular in Modern Kitchens

What’s popular in modern kitchens these days? Many homeowners know the struggle of trying to keep up with the always changing styles and themes in the design world. But have no fear, help is here with some inspiration and simple tips to help guide you. Check out What’s Popular for Kitchen Counters, Backsplashes, and Walls by Erin…

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