Creating the Perfect Home Office

Whether you want a place to do monthly finances or need a space to run a startup, you need a designated area that suits your needs. But creating the office space that doesn’t involve a folding table and chair can be challenging, especially if your home is small and your budget is tight. If you’re…

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Featured Vendor: Builders’ Floors and Interiors

When two great home design companies work together they create amazing interiors. This is the case when it comes to Magnolia Homes and Builders’ Floors and Interiors, both in Tennessee. Magnolia Homes in Memphis has been helping people build their dream homes since 1987, and have provided award-winning service all these years. Magnolia Homes’ dedication…

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Home Construction Glossary: R-13 Insulation

A Reason to Insulate: Heat Transfer Heat always moves from hot to cold. Hot air can move through several mechanisms but the most common method of heat loss for homes and buildings is through conduction. Conduction is the heat transfer through materials that touch, the same way that heat is transferred from a pan to…

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Common Misconceptions About Home Building

Budding homeowners have long balked at the thought of building their home. Unfortunately, various misbeliefs deter prospective buyers from entertaining this option. It’s for this reason why industry experts have volunteered their expertise in the name of dismissing these misconceptions. Here are some common home building myths that are masquerading as facts. New Construction Takes…

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What You Need to Know About Lighting

Lighting fixtures are among the most important decisions one can make in decorating a home.  There are so many choices, and the selections will help define the look and personality of the house. Karen views the fixtures as “jewelry” for the home, because like a great necklace or pair of earrings, lights can make a…

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Karen’s Top 5 Home Design Trends She is Seeing Right Now

Wondering what is new in the world of home design? Then read on for Karen’s Top 5 Design Trends. Learn about the four most current trends in the home décor industry and see how you can improve your home!   Transitional Styles A trending buzz word in the home design industry is “transitional” to describe…

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Magnolia Homes Wins 3 Communicator Awards

The winners of the 25th Annual Communicator Awards have officially been announced by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA). With over 6,000 entries received from across the US and around the world, Magnolia Homes won three different awards for social media. Magnolia Homes was honored with the Content and Marketing Award for Community…

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