Keeping Christmas Alive in your Custom-Built Home

The joy of the Christmas season is something that many strive to keep alive in their heart and in their home throughout the year. Retailers and zealous decorators have begun to bring out decorations, advertise holiday sales and pipe in seasonal music well before Thanksgiving over the years, creating an ...

Christmas Cheer in Your Custom-Built Home

The Christmas season is the perfect time of year to pause and reflect while celebrating the love and blessings that family and friends offer us. All around us greetings of cheer from friends, neighbors and strangers unites us all in the celebration and lift the spirits beyond the enjoyment of ...

Doors with an Impact: The History of Door Knockers

The entrance to your custom built home is an important first impression to the private world cultivated within. Doors literally and figuratively provide this entrance and their ornamentation has evolved over the centuries with cultural and symbolic influences. The front door to the home is an opportunity to express the ...

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Lighting it up for the Holiday Season

While current wisdom still maintains that post-Thanksgiving is the right time to break out the Christmas decorations, maximizing the effort put into easily the most decorated holiday, there are more and more enthusiasts starting even earlier. One consistently tasteful and pleasing visual of holiday decorations that is always a welcome ...