June 2009

Having just returned from a fantastic beach vacation, I can't get out of my head the beautiful beachside cottage we stayed in or the quaint little town it was located in. There is something about being at the beach that makes simple, fresh style so...

Yesterday I was flipping through Twitter (which you can follow us @frusterio) and I came across a blog that promoted purchasing a stock plan vs. a custom home design. I think the first thing to keep in mind is very simply, don't blog to push your...

Wallpaper, plates and cushions are just a few of the household items that can increasingly be seen sporting designs based on maps. That is according to Home Shopping Spy, the interior trends blog by Ideal Home, which suggested that geography is 'finally cool'. Design-conscious shoppers may have...

U.S. Home Remodeling Hits Bottom in First Quarter 2009: Starts Showing Signs of Recovery SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Recent surveys and reports show a picture of the home remodeling industry that is a mixed bag of good news and bad according...

Come tour Birmingham's distinctive downtown lofts on Saturday, June 6th from 1 to 5 p.m. during the 10th annual Historic Footnotes Loft Tour, benefiting The Literacy Council. Featuring numerous residential and commercial lofts in Downtown's Loft District, visitors have the chance to take a walking tour...

Sometimes when you tell the truth, it can be unpopular. However, when it comes to technology, sales and marketing, few builders are leading the way. You can look at most builders websites and right there understand that lack of marketing acumen possessed in the industry. Now,...