JONES ON HOMES – FIRST FLOOR ALMOST ON

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Well it’s a bit of a milestone today. After all the work that has been going on since February the first floor is almost on. This is so exciting simply because within the next week or so the walls will follow defining the style and shape of the house. Lots of decisions to be made…Read more

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

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I adore the saying above. To many times we tell our kids they can dream of being anything they want, and in fact they can. But we forget to tell them that even dreams take a lot of hard work and dedication to become a reality. Nobody is where they are today without the hustle,…Read more

INSPIRE ME

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They say that ‘Necessity is the mother of all invention’, but I feel that in this case it should be replaced with ‘Ingenuity’. This picture is inspiring me this week. It reminds me that sometimes looking in the most unlikely places at the most unlikely objects can really spur the imagination, especially if it is…Read more

JONES ON HOMES – DRAIN ROCK AND SAND

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Unfortunately I don’t have anything exciting to show you this week. We are still at the boring but necessary stage. The perimeter drains all went in along the outside exterior walls, along with the landscape fabric and then a lot of shovelling drain rock on top of that. This of course enables all the ground…Read more

COULD YOU LIVE HERE???? A HOME IN WIMBELDON

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  Everybody needs a home in England. The history, the age, the architecture, the landscape. What’s not to love about England. This home is absolutely no exception, it’s charming, rustic and full of character and it was designed by Stephen Fletcher Architects.       This is a room I could see spending some serious…Read more

BOYZ IN THE HOOD

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Do you think taking the time to think about choosing a hood fan is a waste? Think again. It is an absolute necessity and one that can really make all the difference in the kitchen. Many kitchens and their designers will work a whole design around the hood fan. It can be subtle or it…Read more

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

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(images via: Decorista) This space embodies all the things I love in design and will never tire of. Bones what great bones this space has. Strip it bare of nothing and it would still shine bright like a diamond. Furnish it in your own taste and style and it would blend beautifully.  This space makes…Read more

JONES ON HOMES – FOUNDATION POURED

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Well our pour was a success and that is a weight off the chest……well actually my husbands chest. He never sleeps the night before. We stared at 7:30 seeing as that was the only time we could get the pump truck. Almost 4 hours later and we were done for the day. The scary thing…Read more

COULD YOU LIVE HERE? GREEN COUCH INTERIOR DESIGN

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For what seems like forever, I have always felt the need to have several homes, just so I could come up with a different concept for each one. Wait, I guess I kind of already do. If the name of the design firm Green Couch, doesn’t reel you in then maybe this great home they…Read more