2022 Pantone Color of the Year

For the arts and design industries, every new year brings a new Pantone Color of the Year that sparks conversations, influences design choices, and sets the tone for the new year. This year is no different, with Pantone releasing its 2022 Color of the Year at the beginning of January.

The color is called Very Peri (PANTONE 17-3938) and, true to its name, it is as periwinkle as purple can be! At once soft and bright, this color was created by Pantone specifically to be the new color of the year.

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13 Mouth-Watering Hors d’Oeuvres for Your Housewarming Party

You’ve finally closed on your house, unpacked most of your boxes and hung up your favorite photos. The décor is done and you are proud to call your new home your own! Now it is time to throw a Housewarming Party so that you can celebrate all your hard work with your friends. Besides showing off your gorgeous new home, you’ll need to come up with the perfect menu to feed all your guests! Looking for delicious hors d’oeuvres to serve everyone? Take a look at these mouth-watering options!

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5 Builder Trends from the 2021 Saratoga Showcase of Homes

With two full weekends to tour twelve premier homes in the Saratoga region, the 2021 Saratoga Showcase of Homes was back better than ever! This year’s Showcase, which was its 25th year of the annual builder’s event, featured both single family homes as well as two condominium projects. With a wide range of designs, located from Rexford to Saratoga Springs, New York, the region’s top builders had the opportunity to display the best of their projects and communities.

Did you miss the Showcase? We’ve compiled all of this year’s biggest home design trends from Saratoga builders – from kitchens to baths, and everything in between. Take a look below to see what trends stayed the same and what bold new designs builders created in 2021.

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5 Great Back to School Lunch Ideas

5 Great Back to School Lunch Ideas It’s September, which means Back-to-School Mode is in full swing for many families. With class shopping lists to buy, first day of school outfits to find, and new safety measures to be thinking about, your grocery list may be the last thing on your mind. That’s why we

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8 Spring Maintenance Tips for HVAC & Plumbing

Cold temperatures and harsh winter conditions can wreak havoc on your home’s HVAC and plumbing. Now that Spring has officially sprung, it’s a great time to make sure your systems are working properly. Read below for 8 of our most important Spring maintenance tips. 1. Before the heat hits, schedule to have your A/C system

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Tips for a Stress-Free Move

1. Get Started Early Do not wait until the last minute to find a mover. As the busy season starts (Mid-May to Mid-September), availability of movers drops, and pricing goes up. Waiting too long to book with a mover will limit your options and can result in disappointment, when it comes to securing the services

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Get Ready for Summer with a Beautiful New Landscape!

Everyone wants to have an outdoor space that welcomes family and friends while at the same time placing your home on the list of favorite destinations people look forward to going to.   Here are some ideas to freshen your space: 1. Determine Landscape Needs vs. Wants Make a list of needs and wants. Do

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Fun Ideas to Keep Your Kids Entertained for Hours

Spending this time safely at home with your kids is something to cherish, but it comes with its own set of stressors; their rambunctious energy, for one! Keeping kids entertained is no small task, especially when your home is their only playground. So, we have compiled a few ways to keep the little ones occupied

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How to Spring Clean Your Home in 1 Day

Time flies fast and spring is finally here! That only means one thing – your home needs a good spring cleaning! Who doesn’t want a sparkling clean home at the end of the spring cleaning season? Well, if you’re looking for some tips on how to boost your home’s curb appeal, check out these techniques

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Finishing Touch: 6 Tips for Decorating With Rugs

If your space looks a little cold, artificial and unfinished, there’s an easy solution for this issue—rugs! A good rug can instantly warm-up space, tie all design elements together and define and anchor a room with very little money. So, if you want to add a finishing touch to your space with a rug, here

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