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0Get your patio ready for spring!

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  Just as you would regularly vacuum the floor and dust your furniture inside your house, you should keep your patio clean so it’s ready at a moments notice to entertain. Start in early spring with a complete cleaning. Remove all the furniture, the grill, container plants and accessories. Give the patio a good sweeping […]

0Custom Patio Ideas by Coppertree Homes

  Fun on Every Level The deck provides a bird’s-eye view of the multiple play areas and lounging options in this gorgeous hardscape, perfect for relaxing and entertaining. Rock columns on the deck perimeter help unify the look. No Blowing in the Wind Sheltered from wind yet open to the garden, this semi-enclosed space offers […]

0Getting Your Home Ready Spring


Though it seems Spring may never come, it’s actually just around the corner! Get ready for spring early so you will not be tied down to chores when the warmer weather hits. Clean gutters and downspouts and make sure they are directing water away from the house. Cut back tree limbs and shrubs growing within […]

08 Dude-tastic Man Caves


  Rustic and Refined This man cave is ready to entertain with a home theater and pool table just a few steps from the wine cellar and bar. The term “cave” truly doesn’t do justice to this expansive and luxurious space. The large, open-concept room features a sunken screening area with eight leather theater-style seats, […]

0Customize Your Garage Space

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Why Custom Garage Cabinets Would you throw groceries into your bedroom? Keep linens in the kitchen cupboards? Put treasured mementos in bathroom cabinets? Of course not! You keep the inside of your home organized and beautiful by having an allotted space for things like food, tablecloths, and memorabilia; why should your garage be any different? […]

08 Tips for Buying Residential Lots


  So you’ve decided you want to build your next home from the ground up. We’ve got eight “must-dos” before you buy that residential lot or parcel of land.  These are the highlights; we’ve explored each of these 8 points more thoroughly in a series of articles. Just follow the links. Decide your community style:  Just […]

0What You Need to Know When Building a Custom Home


HOW IT WORKS, WHAT TO DO AND THINGS TO CONSIDER EVERY STEP OF THE WAY A new custom home is a very significant investment, and building one will be one of the most exciting things you will do in a lifetime. It’s important to be informed and organized when you begin, so that you will […]

0Getting Ready for Holiday Guests


Whether greeting carolers at the front door, serving dinner- or cocktail-party guests or hosting friends and family for overnight stays, find some creative, crafty and downright clever ideas to make yours the ideal home for the holidays. A Grand Entrance Your guests’ holiday experience begins at the front door and entryway. Greenery, tasteful lights and […]

0The Rules of Pantry Design


The Iron Rules of Storage Creating a great pantry requires closely adhering to the three Iron Rules of Storage. If the rules are followed, any storage is almost always convenient and easy to use. Here are the rules: (1) Items should be stored where they are first used. (2) Size storage to the things being […]

0Wine Cellar Design Ideas

For avid wine collectors, there comes a point when a collection calls for more than your average wine rack. In such cases, graduating to a full wine cellar provides an abundance of storage — at the right temperature, of course — as well as an interesting way to entertain family and friends. Whether you’re storing […]

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