By Jerusalem Jackson Greer
Buying a new home can be both thrilling and overwhelming – so many creative and practical decisions to make, and so little time and often too little cash flow with which to make them happen. At times – it can seem as if making one wrong decisio...
If you have fine art or antiques, there are a few steps you'll need to take to make sure they are protected. Read More
Who doesn't love a good party? Every year at Christmas, we host a gathering of friends and family in our home. It's a festive time of food and laughter. And since it's a holiday party, everyone makes time to come. While we may get busy during the year, we set aside the holidays as ...
There's something about the holiday season that makes us nostalgic. As the year comes to a close, we look to mark milestones of the past year. Whether you've moved into a new home and want to commemorate the occasion this Christmas, or you're looking for a gift for someone who rece...
To secure a buyer, your property must make a stellar first impression. Start implementing these simple ideas today for a successful open house tomorrow. Read More
Setting up a safe spot for tornado season isn't too difficult, and it's important to take the time to do it in advance so you don't have to scramble during that inevitable 2:30 a.m. warning. Read More
Whether you're working on a new build or just redoing a room, there are so many ideas out there that it can feel overwhelming. How do you start forming an idea of something you can create in your house? Read More
Vegetable gardening is a lot of fun. It's great to harvest food from your back yard, and it's wonderful for kids to have a chance to learn where food comes from and to help grow some of their favorites. Read More
Ralph Waldo Emerson said, "Earth laughs in flowers." I need more laughs in my life, so I'm tackling this long-neglected mess of a flowerbed. Read More
Champagne and a business partner formed Hammer & Chisel in 2004. Today, he is sole owner, and enjoys the challenge of creating structures that combine the visions of his clients with the old-world designs he incorporates into his designs. Read More