What are the Different Types of Windows?

a big window with a great view

If you are getting a house built, one of the important parts that you need to focus on is the windows. The main functions of windows are to let in light and provide some ventilation. But aside from those common functions, windows can vary in many ways. There are windows that are … Read more

Where To Buy Homes In Palo Alto

Where To Buy Homes In Palo Alto

Palo Alto is fast becoming a go-to destination for would-be homeowners. Its proximity to San Jose and San Francisco make it the ideal location for anyone seeking to have the best of both worlds. It is also home to the world’s most reputable tech firms, and also offers a wide range of … Read more

Guide to Smart Doorbells

SkyBell Video Doorbell

Doorbells are signaling devices which are placed near a door or gate to a home’s entrance. When a visitor presses the button, it makes a sound to alert the homeowner that there is someone on the door. The very first doorbells were mechanical and they were activated by pulling a cord. Modern … Read more

Guide to Smart Home Hubs

Logitech Harmony Hub

Creating an ultimate smart home involves installing a lot of smart devices. Though each of them promotes convenience, you might get tired of controlling them using different applications on your smartphone. If you’re looking for a device that will enable you to control your smart appliances and devices within one app, then … Read more

Interesting Natural Homes

Interesting Natural Homes

  It’s a certain fact that man, try as he might, just cannot compete with the beauty of the natural world. Instead, he builds his life upon and around it by creating dwellings which take advantage of nature’s beauty and uniqueness. While we usually think of homes and other buildings as being … Read more

Interesting Facts about Igloos

Interesting Facts About Igloos

  When we picture a wintry landscape and think about the people living there, igloos are usually the first dwelling option that comes to mind. While they might seem like extensions of the ice and snow, these shelters are actually quite useful and convenient for keeping their inhabitants out of the cold. … Read more

History and Facts about Carpet

History and Facts about Carpet

  The interior of a home is made up of many different objects that help make it unique and interesting. Of all these, a clean carpet of all shapes and sizes could be a major influence in setting the tone of a room or even the whole house. Since this is such … Read more

Great American Historical Homes

Great American Historical Homes

  Every home around the world has a story. And here in the United States, some of these homes have a great history behind them that they deserve to be visited and explored. Tiles king Henry Chapman Mercer (1856-1930) built this castle-like abode, from 1908 to 1912. He designed it using reinforced … Read more

Classic Home Styles

Classic Home Styles

When you’re shopping for a house, it’s likely that you’re going to have some quick (re-) education on the home styles that have been popular since they first came to exist. Here are the classic home styles, where you can learn a bit about their history and important elements. Cape Cod-style houses … Read more