August 19, 2017
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Home Improvement: When she first moved to her “forever” home in Larchmont more than 20 years ago, Catherine Wachs, then an advertising creative director, admits she knew nothing about gardening. “I only knew that it was spring because Bloomingdale’s was showing pastels in the window,” she says laughing. Read more…

Most Sought After Space: The Playroom

Home Improvement: When Jessica and Anthony Miceli of Valhalla were looking for a new home, they wanted to ensure their children had their own play area in the house. “It was really important to us that we give the kids a fun and bright space to play in and have a designated room for their toys,” says Jessica. With three young children, it was essential to the Miceli’s to find the space for a playroom on the first floor of the house so they could keep an eye on the kids. To do so, the couple was willing to give up a formal living room in exchange for peace of mind. Read more…

Pick a Color

Home Improvement: Painting is the least expensive way to change the entire look of a room, but with so many options available homeowners are often confused about what colors to choose. Many homeowners often stick to neutrals such as beige or gray but stepping out of your comfort zone can give a room that extra pizzazz and showcase your home’s architectural details. Read more…