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How to Save on Your Energy Bill During a Winter Storm

With super-storm Juno on the way, there are ways to save money and minimize weather related damage at home. To prepare, longtime New Englander and “This Old […]

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Four Things to Know About Electric Fireplaces Before Winter

A fireplace can create a warm aesthetic and add an additional heat source to any room, but feelings on traditional masonry vs. newer electric units […]

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10 Questions with Interior Designer Rachel Reider

Known for unabashed use of color and texture, interior designer Rachel Reider isn’t afraid to take chances with vibrant, patterned wallpaper and snakeskin chairs. With the recent opening of […]

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10 Questions with Landscape Architect John Copley

From the Frog Pond at Boston Common to the fountain at the Christian Science Plaza, the footprint of landscape architect John Copley can be seen […]

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10 Questions With Contractor Doug Hanna

Friends since high school when they were both home painters, Alex Slive and Doug Hanna started working construction together while in college at UMass Boston and have […]

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10 Questions With Architect David Hacin

It seems natural for Ivy League-educated architect David Hacin to be the visionary for the Greenway’s newest mixed-use condo and commercial space. The Harvard grad […]

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10 Questions with Joss & Main’s Alison Campbell

Boston-based Joss & Main is part of Wayfair, the largest online-only retailer for home in the United States. Using a Pinterest-like interface, “mood board” collections […]

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10 Questions With Interior Designer Stephanie Rossi

After earning a business degree, Stephanie Rossi returned to school and enrolled in an interior-design program at Suffolk University. Since then, she’s quickly earned praise […]

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10 Questions with Designer Marc Hall

You cannot categorize Marc Hall. The former Winston Flowers creative director now has his own design firm and budding home boutique store, while also specializing […]

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10 Questions with Designer, Architect, and Professor Sean Stewart

The adage “It’s what’s on the inside that counts” is not lost on Sean Stewart. An architect and interior designer by trade, he offers perspectives […]

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10 Questions with Kitchen & Bath Designer Deb Dumel

From upgrading small spaces to going green, Deb Dumel, manager of Frank Webb’s Bath Center showroom in South Boston, has the answers. She filled us in […]

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10 Questions with Landscape Architect Mikyoung Kim

From backyard fences to massive public spaces that temporarily unite divided governments, landscape architect Mikyoung Kim has a unique vision that creates community and encourages the use […]

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Koi Ponds and Water Gardens Make for Backyard Bliss

You can hear Kathy and Ray McKinnon’s backyard before you can see it. But it won’t take long for those strolling past their Melrose Highlands home to […]

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10 Questions with Kevin O’Connor of ‘This Old House’

Kevin O’Connor, the charismatic host of the Emmy-award-winning TV series “This Old House,” is passionate about a lot of things: homes, family, history, and selecting […]

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Outdoor Kitchens With Mason Frank Corrado

If you’re ringing Frank Corrado’s doorbell on a Saturday, he might not hear you. Chances are, the master mason and his wife Lisa—along with an […]