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Planning a big move to the Big Apple is a daunting task, especially if you've never lived in a metropolitan area before. House hunting alone is enough to raise your blood pressure, never mind the many

It's a cruel bit of irony that the most convenient time for

By Marilyn Zelinsky-Syarto Mid-century modern is a chic, versatile, and attractive look, but

By Andrea Ditter-Middleton The Phoenix metropolitan area is the fifth largest in the

By Marilyn Zelinsky-Syarto Across the U.S., quality on-campus housing is often hard to find — and there's no guarantee you can live on campus for all four years of college. Many students have to live off campus,

by Cindy Baldhoff The beginning of a school year is filled with activity

By Marilyn Zelinsky-Syarto Living on campus is often the first choice for freshmen

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event planningSummer is in full swing in most parts of the country… well, except for San Francisco, where it’s currently 62 degrees as I type this post, and outdoor events and event planning are the norm well into September.  Over the past few years there’s been a notable increase in outdoor events held in unusual locales such as a vineyards, boats, or golf courses. 

rent furnitureWith graduation season here, many high school and college seniors are preparing for their moment on the main stage. A graduation ceremony is a significant milestone for all students, worthy of proper recognition and celebration with family and friends. Given that the majority of graduation ceremonies take place in the spring, consider hosting your party outdoors to provide a colorful, natural backdrop for your guests (and it keeps the inside of your home clean!).

watermelon, raspberries and blueberries on a table with a sparklerOutdoor events are one of the great joys of summer. The memories created at a well-planned outdoor event can last a lifetime. With Independence Day on the horizon, we’d like to offer a few planning tips for your next outdoor event.

event furnitureAs the world progresses toward more environmentally-friendly choices to help reduce energy consumption, light-emitting diodes (LED) have become a popular choice for consumers wanting to replace costly and inefficient incandescent bulbs. When it comes to lighting an event, modular LED lightings are a fantastic choice for lowering electricity bills and saving energy. Plus, its singular look will liven up any event.

Take a design cue from a Seattle trend, and blend different styles to create a custom environment. By Cindy Baldhoff If mixing and matching is your thing, then you're probably going to love trying a little "Seattle style"

By Cindy Baldhoff Houseplants just might be the ultimate design secret. Low in

Wedding trends change from year to year. While there are classic designs

From Memorial Day to Labor Day, there are many reasons to pay

Buying a fixer upper is exciting. Coming home to lawn chairs in the living room and an air mattress in the master bedroom — not so much. Although buying new furniture may have to go on

With the kids out of school and a longer stretch of daylight