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Building Up Opportunity

Building Up Opportunity

Defining and Designing Liveability with the West Hartford Housing Authority  The notoriously industrial Design District has undergone a major transformation over the past several years. From cafes, breweries, and doggy daycares sitting side-by-side with the home...

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Seasoned Expertise For Every Season

Seasoned Expertise For Every Season

A Q&A with the Team at Barrieau Oil As summer is heating up, we all want our homes to be cooling down. It may be inevitable that every air conditioning system will eventually need to be replaced or repaired. But the question is, how do you figure out when yours is...

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The Personal Oasis Reimagined

The Personal Oasis Reimagined

Introducing Steve and Judy Vendetta Owners of CT Shower & Bath Every room has something that draws your attention. That includes the bathroom. As you enter, what do you first notice? The toilet? The shower? Or maybe, the uneven tile installation that you had no...

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Decades Upon Decades

Decades Upon Decades

An Ode to the Fathers of the Design District As we celebrate all things Dad this Sunday, we wanted to take some time to spotlight the amazing dads who have worked hard to run their businesses and families simultaneously.  To do just that we want to highlight the...

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Quality Transformation From Start to Finish

Quality Transformation From Start to Finish

Get to Know Jim Corthouts of Holland Kitchens & Baths When you have a list of home renovation projects a mile long, it can be intimidating to start conquering those to-dos. This poses the important question, “where do I start?” The kitchen and bathroom are two of...

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Luxury in Every Detail

Luxury in Every Detail

  Basking in the Glow of Master Designer Kellie Burke Take a long, careful look around your home. Does it look like “you”? Does it reflect your personality? For all the time we spend in our house, it can be difficult to define a style that’s unique to its owner. When...

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Laying the Foundation

Laying the Foundation

A Q&A with Alexi Dahlstrom of Dalene Flooring Carpet One Choosing the right floor for a home feels like a nearly impossible task. Between the myriad of options and the stress of starting from the ground up, a renovation is likely to stall before it starts. That is...

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The Visualization of Renovation

The Visualization of Renovation

Delivering Modern Luxury at Home with Tile America The devil is in the details, a saying that rings especially true for anyone who has taken on a home renovation project. But with technology at our fingertips today, many of us now have the ability to see our house...

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Under Lock and Key

Under Lock and Key

The Secrets of Security with Juri Kotowitz of West Hartford Lock A top priority of every home and business owner is the protection and safety of their home or business. It is a natural instinct for people to keep their homes, businesses, the “things” and most...

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Structurally Sound

Structurally Sound

Celebrating Nearly 50 Years of Fortitude with Cianci Engineering   How can you bake a cake if you don’t have a pan? The first priority of building practically anything is to make sure it doesn’t fall down. This is especially true when it’s a home or commercial...

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