Why You Can’t Plan a House Around a Table :(

Why You Can’t Plan a House Around a Table :(

When we purchased our Net Zero Nest, I knew one thing for sure – I was keeping my reclaimed wood dining room table.  I love it, have only had it two years, and feel it reflects our style and personality.  Plus it took a really long time to find a table I could afford and at every dinner party it has performed beautifully.  I am invested in that table! Fast […]

Business in the Front, Party in the Back

Business in the Front, Party in the Back

 I have never lived in a ranch style home, so the form is somewhat new to me. Although apparently ONLY to me, because ranches became the ubiquitous tract home in the 1960’s due in part to their reasonable construction cost, durability, and room for easy customization. They were mostly a no frills, unpretentious, family home that felt no need to put forward curb appeal for the pleasure of others. And […]