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Habitat: Majestic Digs in Washington Square West

Leslie Hayes knows she’s only as good as her clients allow her to be. So when her eponymous interior design firm was hired by a […]

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How About Some Color In That Kitchen?

Stainless steel appliances and gray or black granite countertops are the center-hall Colonials of kitchen design: There’s just no escaping them, it seems, and once […]

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Are You Allergic to Your Home?

Spring is not the only thing in the air. With the temperatures (finally) going up, common allergens like pollen are back in full force. If […]

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A Trinity Is Reborn in Bella Vista. Sweet!

As anyone who prefers not to do it themselves knows, oftentimes the hardest part of any home remodeling job is making sure one has picked […]

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Habitat: A New Approach on the Main Line

Barette Widell and Christina Boschetti had garnered some attention for a few small-scale projects each did on her own, so when they paired up in […]

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5 Market-Tested Tips for Selling Your Home

A lot of old wives’ tales aren’t true. By now, we know that a full moon is not directly responsible for strange things and that […]

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Philly Feng Shui: What I Did to Find Zen in the City

I’ve been happily ensconced in a two-room studio apartment carved out of an East Germantown rowhouse for five years now, but something about my living/bedroom […]

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5 Things Homeowners Should Know About Home Warranties

With figuring out mortgages, insurance and property taxes, new homeowners already have a lot on their minds. Home warranties are probably somewhere on the back […]

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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 […]