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Habitat: A Party Barn in West Chester

When a family wanted to reconstruct a barn that stood on their property some 40 years ago, they called on Berwyn-based architect Peter Zimmerman to […]

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5 Ways To Keep Your Pipes From Freezing When The Temperature Falls Again

Temperatures may be rising, but don’t pack up your mittens just yet. After a brutal cold snap that ushered out 2017, many Philadelphians found the […]

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Habitat: A Never-Ending Story in Mount Laurel

Two and a half years ago, when a young family purchased a five-bedroom, 10-bathroom estate in Mount Laurel — previously the home of former politician […]

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Habitat: A Light and Lofty Space in Northern Liberties

The good news about Naomi Stein’s Northern Liberties loft is that it’s a big, light-filled space. The bad news? “Open-concept is a real challenge to […]

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5 Places to Find Design Inspiration This Holiday Season

This year’s DesignPhiladelphia festival is now just a fond memory, but one of the best elements of the festival were the Design Crawls — traveling […]

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Your Dog Can Live Like Royalty in These $1,000, Philly-Made Doghouses

Dog owners, admit it:  There’s almost nothing that brings you more joy than spoiling your dog rotten. Now, feast your eyes on these gorgeous doghouses, […]

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These Locally Made Candles Will Turn Your Home Into a Hygge Paradise

Each year, the minute the temperature drops below 60 degrees, I begin planning my move to Southern California. There, I will wear sunglasses year-round and […]

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This Designer Lets You Buy Her Services in Bite-Sized Pieces

Have a bedroom where you have the furniture you want, but you want to give it some extra oomph? Many people in this situation would […]

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Coming to an iPhone Near You: Virtual Furnished Rooms, Courtesy of Ikea

When you’ve gone furniture shopping, chances are you’ve strolled through dozens of sample rooms and oohed and ahhed over how great they look. Then you […]

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Thos. Moser Sets the Stage for Modern Living in a Model Home

Design professionals universally recommend that sellers do some staging when they put their homes on the market. Wise developers do the same when they equip […]

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Thinking of Flipping Houses Here? You’ll Clean Up, But It’ll Cost You

Philadelphia’s affordable (by big-city standards) housing stock turns out to be an ace in the hole not only for would-be home buyers but for would-be […]

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7 Funky Ways to Incorporate the Outdoors Into Your Home

Listen up everyone, it’s time to go green. And guess what? A green thumb isn’t required! Get your fix of the great outdoors, indoors. Here are seven fresh-feeling décor […]

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Best of Philly: The 5 Best Friends Your Home Ever Had

Need a plumber stat (that’s doc-speak for “right now”)? Want your friends and neighbors to gush over the way your home looks from the street — […]

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A New Window on Window Treatments

If your idea of what you can do with your windows is still limited to blinds, shades and drapes, you’re missing out on a world […]

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7 Innovative Ways to Style Your Empty Wall

Is that big, blank wall in your home so…bleh? Is the boring artwork just not working? Philadelphia-based interior designers have the perfect fix. Here are seven stylish […]