Home & Garden


Stylish Steps by Stanley Homes

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Stylish steps make an impact in two story homes Stanley Homes is all about choices when it comes to customizing a new home. In any home, the first impression when you walk in the front door is essential. The staircase…


Outdoor Lifestyle and Design

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story by Ingrid Bradley photography by Jason Hook Outdoor living spaces have become quite exciting due to an expanded design focus and new materials, all helping homeowners express their own personal style and sense of place. For many, especially those…


A Sanctuary of Sophistication

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June Suermann’s Rockledge abode is a classic, timeless treasure story by Shawn Green photography by Rob Downey Building relationships that last as long as his custom homes is what Joe DiPrima has been doing for over 50 years. DiPrima has…


Hot Tickets

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Cutting-edge home theaters and automation systems mark the future of home entertainment and control. story by karen hufford photography by Rob Downey   While on a family vacation, you remember you forgot to turn off the kitchen lights before you…


Mosaic Masterpieces

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Local mosaic artist and instructor uses broken glass and repurposed materials to create timeless treasures story by Sue DeWerff photography by Jason Hook Turning trash into unique and beautiful treasure is something mosaic artist Betsy Heath is passionate about. Heath,…


Home Life

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by Chris Kridler For some, home is a haven to escape the hustle of life. For others it is a place for play and inspiration. Whatever the purpose, these spaces delight their homeowners. Take a look inside some favorite spaces…


Creating Interiors with Style

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Grand Designs You’ve walked into a perfectly designed room — the space is smartly functional, the colors are complementary, the furniture is sophisticated. Expertly designed interiors never fail to impress. But how is it done? Local experts weigh in on…


Creating a Luxury Living Room

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Nothing takes the stress out of a long day like coming home and stepping into your own mini oasis. Today’s custom homes on the space coast are increasingly focused on creating a living room that oozes luxury and opulence. With…


Delighting in the Details

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Signature features turn model to marvelous Story by Ingrid Bradley Photos by Rob Downey When Paula and Clint Clouatre got the “bug” to build another standout abode, the jet-setting, high-energy, ever-entertaining couple decided to go smaller, add special details and…


Paradise Found at Portofino Bay

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John and Colleen Repplier’s North Melbourne riverfront home is an oasis of tranquility By Ingrid Bradley Weeping waterfront views, the near-and-distant chatter of birds amid boastful blossoms, and quiet boats boarded with hopeful anglers, describe Melbourne’s seaside community, Portofino Bay. Nestled…