Counters at different heights is one way to incorporate universal design into a home, as shown in this kitchen featuring Cambria’s Ella™ in the Marble Collection. It offers the timeless beauty of marble, but with superior performance. Cambria’s Marble Collection is nonporous, scratch resistant, and never needs sealing. Photo courtesy Cambria.
Style & MOre
interior design & building
trends seminar February 10
A seminar focusing on the hottest interior design and home building trends is scheduled 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Friday, February 10. Participants will be exposed to information about the newest design trends, textures, finishes, colors, and their uses.
Those who are planning to build a new home or remodel an existing home will benefit from the insights to be offered by a panel of experts who understand the array of decisions that home building or remodeling entail. The seminar will take place at the Middle Tennessee Home Builders Association (HBAMT) headquarters in Brentwood.
Thomasville, Georgia, hosts the 28th annual Thomasville Antiques Show February 23-26 at the Exchange Club Fairgrounds. The event includes renowned speakers, events, and dealers.
Thirty of the country’s most prestigious antiques dealers will offer the opportunity to view and purchase exquisite antique furniture, paintings, rugs, jewelry, tableware, accessories, and collectibles to suit the taste of the casual and the serious collector.
Offerings in Lebanon include home decor, plumbing fixtures, lighting, and accessories, as well as the antique stores near and on the square. Exit I-40 East on US 231/Cumberland Street head north toward the square.
Q.We have had a house built for us that has some nice upgrades, but it isn’t our dream home. I insisted we hold back on the construction cost so I could decorate it nicely. Now, I’m shopping and I’m disappointed at all the neutral furniture and rustic decor that I see.
In The Garden: Why Didn't My Hydrangeas Bloom This Year?
Every year, at least one client asks me this question. As with any living thing in nature, the question “why?” often has several answers that could apply. Here are some of the reasons why hydrangeas don’t bloom…