5 Steps to a Modernized SMART Home

When it comes to technology, smarter is better. There are smart watches, smart televisions and just about everyone has a smartphone. So what about a smart home? Smart thermostats and lighting timers represent the first steps toward smart home technology for many homeowners, but in a lot of cases, they were the only steps. Since then, technology has continued to develop, and today there are … Continue reading 5 Steps to a Modernized SMART Home

Family Bonding Through Cartoons

If you’re an anime, YouTube, and cartoon junkie like my teens and I are, then there are probably some shows you deeply miss and even if they are retired, you still find yourself flipping through Netflix or YouTube for a re-run episode that you can enjoy. Whether its because of it’s art style or storyline,  cartoons grow on us adults and kids alike and they … Continue reading Family Bonding Through Cartoons

How to use color psychology to influence the mood of your home

Color has always been an emotional factor for me. Between the color of my hair to the color of clothes I wear and the color of the car I drive, color is essential in my everyday life decisions. That doesn’t change when it comes to my home. In fact, the colors inside my house and outside of my house are even more important to me … Continue reading How to use color psychology to influence the mood of your home

7 Steps to Secure Your Home While You’re on Vacation

Warmer temperatures, budding trees and blooming flowers are all lovely parts of spring, but what you really look forward to is the start of vacation planning season! Deciding where to go and what to see, making arrangements and planning your wardrobe are all exciting aspects of summer vacation planning. But before you pack up to leave on your getaway, be sure to take care of … Continue reading 7 Steps to Secure Your Home While You’re on Vacation

How tech is driving design in today’s living rooms

The evolution of American families and their changing lifestyles is a popular topic these days. As family dynamics and lifestyles morph, they drive a change in home design. Aside from the enduring presence of a TV and seating, today’s living room looks and functions very differently from living rooms of just a few decades ago and with the new year approaching, now is the perfect … Continue reading How tech is driving design in today’s living rooms