Create the Home Office of Your Dreams

Article provided by NAHB.org Home offices are becoming less of a luxury and more of a necessity with more people telecommuting or running their own businesses from their homes. It is estimated that one in five Americans work from home. And with the fluctuating cost of...

5 Tips on How to Style Bookshelves

I found this article (link below) interesting.  I think most of us probably have bookshelves someplace in our home, whether built in or portable.  I always think everyone else’s bookshelves look interesting.  Why don’t mine?  This article was in a recent issue of...

Choice or Mandate? Voice your opinion.

(From the New York State Builders Association) As the Code Council finally updates New York State’s Residential Code,  we hope they take into consideration the fact that 47 other states have chosen not to implement a fire sprinkler mandate in their residential...

What Builders are Building

BY STEPHEN MELMAN on MAY 13, 2015 • (1) Based on a December 2014 survey of builders, the Walk-in Closet in the Master Bedroom and the Laundry Room ranked as the top two features builders are most likely to include in new 2015 homes. Scored by a choice of Very Likely...