Too Much Is Tacky

Too much of a good thing can be devastating to your home’s curb appeal. In simpler terms, it can be downright tacky. I’ve seen some lovely yard art but when you start “collecting” it in your front yard it can turn your home into the neighborhood eyesore. At that point you are referred to as the people with all the junk in their yard and your last name … [Read more...]

Symmetry – the Science

Symmetry can be defined as "agreement in dimensions, due proportion, arrangement" or correct or pleasing proportion of the parts of a thing. In everyday language, symmetry refers to a sense of harmonious and beautiful proportion and balance. Symmetry in design has been used for millennia - is there a reason artists and designers have relied upon it, and how … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Improve Your Curb Appeal Right Now

1. Pressure wash the exterior of your home 2. Mow your yard and trim the bushes 3. Plant flowers for seasonal color 4. Add 2 potted plants on each side of your front door to add symmetry 5. Paint your front door a coordinating color 6. Clean the windows 7. Trim trees that might be blocking the view of the house 8. Add fresh mulch or pine needles to … [Read more...]