Bathtub or no Bathtub?

Do you use your bathtub a lot? Or maybe it just takes up too much space. Do your children need a tub? Find out whether you should keep yours in the article “Should you Keep your Tub” by Jennifer Ott. Change up your bathroom to work for you. Put up a bench in the shower…

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Create a Welcoming Front Porch

The weather is cooler it’s a great time to enjoy your outdoor spaces including your porch with the entire family.  Find out how in the article “Friendly Front Porches: How to Create a Welcoming Vibe” by Anne Colby. Do something to make it a comforting and welcoming front porch. Rearrange your furniture, keep it clean,…

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Cabin-Inspired Living

Maybe you don’t live in a log cabin deep in the woods, but you can still bring those vibes to create a cabin-inspired living space. Find out how to bring the rustic cabin look to your kitchen in the article, “Kitchen of the week: Wisconsin Cabin Inspires an Urban Condo” by Becky Harris. Check out…

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OBX Events – October 2018

Calendar of Events October 4th – November 11th, 2018 The Independent Watermen Exhibit, Manteo, NC October 6th, 13th, 20th, & 27th, 2018 Pumpkin Patch Saturdays, Manteo, NC October 8th, 2018 Dare County Planning Board Meeting, Manteo, NC October 8th, 2018 US Air Force Band Free Concert, Manteo, NC October 9th, 2018 Duck Fire Open House,…

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How to Add Stripes in Your Home

Adding patterns to a room can look amazing if done well or overwhelming if done wrong. How can you add stripes to freshen up your home? Find out what to do in the article “8 Ways to Work Stripes in 2018” by Laura Gaskill. Learn how to spruce up your home with a classic striped…

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Create a Relaxing Backyard Oasis

There is nothing more relaxing than those fancy hotel pools and outdoor areas. You could turn your own space into the most relaxing backyard you’ve ever seen.  Find out what to do in the article “10 Ways to Turn Your Backyard Into a Resort-Inspired Resort” by Lauren Dunec Hoang. Do something to make your life…

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Keeping Simplicity in Mind

When you decorate your home, something to keep in mind is that more is not always better. Sometimes simplicity is the way to go. In the new Houzz article “A Few Words on the Power of Simplicity” by Eric Reinholdt, you can learn about the power of keeping things simple, and see examples of simplistic architecture…

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Update Your Curb Appeal

Summer is ending and there is a million ways to spend your weekend. Store your summer things, Tend to your garden, or even update your curb appeal this weekend to even get some housework done. In the new Houzz article “This Weekend: Celebrate Eero Saarinen, Plant Greens and More” by Laura Gaskill, you’ll find tons…

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