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  • NAHB Completes Landmark 800th Local Impact Study

    In January, NAHB produced a study on the impact of home building in the nine-county Kansas City metropolitan area.? Like earlier studies, the one for Kansas City estimated the income, jobs and taxes generated by home building activity in the area.? However, the Kansas City study is especially notable because it marks the...

    Eye on Housing
  • When You?re Busy and You Know It, What Do You Do?

    Remember the song you or your kids sang in preschool, “When You’re Happy and You Know It“? There were specific actions involved and, if you were like the rest of......

    A David Creation
  • Find the Leader Within: A Preview of the Charleston Grand Summit

    Next week, many of the best contractors in the country will meet in Charleston for our annual Grand Summit Conference. At the conference, Summit Members will be working on developing their leadership skills to get out of the hour glass and lead a business that can run without them. This year’s theme, “Find the...

    Summit Services Inc.
  • Nature Inspired Interior Design

    Green incites energy, life and growth. In nature, there are constant reminders of grounding down to spring up. Frequently occurring in the natural landscape in Seattle, it provides a sense of security and comfort for me. Incorporating green to interior spaces mirrors the natural world and thus creates a sense of steadiness...

    Pure Home
  • Helping Homeowners Choose Color

    It’s always great news when a client comes to you for a painting project. On occasion, homeowners have no idea the direction they want to take with their home decorating, leaving you with the task of coming up with color tips and suggestions for them. Luckily, there are a few tips and tricks to help […] Author...

    The Blogging Painters
  • ?Creative? and ?Personal? ? a Few Short Tips about Paint Finishes

    Think ?Creative and Personal? with these short tips about paint finishes. Without a lot of discussion, I wanted to present a few concise tips to consider when you’re selecting interior paint colors for your home. Typically, we have three choices for paint finishes (some companies have one or two in between them):...

    Integral Color
  • Introducing the Then, Now & Forever Collection

    Dunn-Edwards? Paints Color Expert, Designer and Blogger, Sara McLean, curated 300 new colors for the Then, Now & Forever? collection....