• Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Earthy Palettes

    “Warm weather and earthy palettes echo hues of the white sands, sea, sky, cypress, olive trees and rocky cliffs," says Andie Day of lifestyle concierge service Shift Legacy.    See the Image

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Planter Appeal

    Andie Day of Shift Legacy notes that in homes with little real estate in front, planters by the door and in front of the windows can give a feeling of “lush gardens.”   See the Image

  • Mediterranean Curb Appeal 101: Alternative Balconies and Trim

    Matt Anderson, owner of Anderson Framing & Remodeling in East Sandwich, Mass., used AZEK Trim and Mouldings, made of cellular PVC, as a low-maintenance replacement for wood or wrought iron,…   See the Image

  • Chalkboard Pavers

    Published 03/28/14 in Houses
    Chalkboard Pavers

    Learn how to make chalkboard pavers at Made + Remade.   See the Image

  • Backyard: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    Montecito’s famous hedgerows line the back of the property creating a natural and visually striking privacy fence. The spacious brick patio provides plenty of room for entertaining.   See the Image

  • French Doors: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    Just off the master bedroom, glass French doors lead to the landscaped backyard and allow plenty of natural light.   See the Image

  • Patio: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    Beautiful landscaping offers privacy and lends character to outdoor patio. Brick walkways weave through colorful foliage and green spaces.   See the Image

  • Exterior: Spanish Colonial in Montecito, Calif.

    Climbing vines add character to the façade of this French Normandy home, a style uncommon for architect George Washington Smith, founder of the Spanish Colonial revival. The backyard boasts fruit…   See the Image

  • Porch: New England Estate, Dorset, Vt.

    With floor-to-ceiling windows and a glass ceiling, the sun room offers a comfortable space to enjoy the picturesque grounds. The balance of natural surroundings and rich history create a stylish…   See the Image

  • Patio: New England Estate, Dorset, Vt.

    Nestled on 47 private acres, this magnificent property offers spectacular views of the expansive lawns, a spring-fed pond and the easterly mountains. While it may feel far away, the property is…   See the Image