Unraveling the Mystery of Foreclosures

Source:  Madison.com   If you’re a home buyer looking for a good deal on a new home in Madison, you may well be attracted to foreclosed listings because the list price is typically at the low end of the market. While it … Continued

Heating Done Smarter

Does the thought of cold winter nights have you wishing for more days like this? While we know the sunny, mild temperatures we’ve had this fall are coming to an end, you don’t have to fear the cold or the … Continued

2017 Parade of Homes Sites Announced

The Madison Area Builders Association Parade of Homes sites for 2017 have been announced! Beautiful homes, properties and neighborhood amenities abound.  We hope you’ll make plans to attend in 2017. Heritage Gardens (DeForest) Kilkenny Farms (Waunakee) Legend at Bergamont (Oregon) … Continued

How Much Does a Remodel Cost?

By Erin Carlyle – See more Home Design Photos Erin Carlyle, Houzz.com Editorial Staff If you’re looking for a sense of how much it will cost to renovate your home, and how long it might take, Houzz.com has some numbers for … Continued

7 Reasons to Trim Your Home in White

Kelly Porter, an interior designer and decorator out of Washington DC is a Houzz.com contributor. According to Kelly, white trim is multi-functional, and it can do amazing things! Trim makes an appearance in just about every room we walk into. … Continued

“She Sheds” Muscle Out Man Caves

She Found An Old Shed Behind Her House. When I Saw What She Did To It, I Gasped. By Cassandra Lewis, LittleThings.com A new trend being seen in more local backyards is the ‘she shed’ – places specifically created for … Continued

2016 Parade of Homes

Be sure to attend this year’s Parade of Homes in one or all of the seven neighborhood sites! Middleton area:  The Community of Bishops Bay Waunakee area:  Westbridge and Kilkenny Farms Sun Prairie area:  Windsor Gardens and Fox Point DeForest: … Continued

Trend Alert

Color is coming back to the kitchen. In an earlier post we told you about Pantone Institute’s colors of the year …. Rose Quartz and Serenity.  Here’s proof positive the colors are finding their way into design – a very pink kitchen … Continued

Winner of the 2016 Parade of Dog Homes

NEW this year at the Dream Home Showcase … the Parade of Dog Homes!  Three of Madison area’s finest Parade of Homes builders donated a custom dog house available for silent auction. The builder with the highest bid at the end … Continued