Blog Category: Design and Decorating

Decorating Your Florida Home with the 2021 Colors of the Year

Posted On: November 18, 2020 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
Decorating Your Florida Home with the 2021 Colors of the Year

Does color inspire, excite you, or bring you peace? Do you have a wall in your home office currently screaming to be revived? Each year color experts announce their color of the year selection. This is the color meant to set the mood for trends, accents, and inspiration for outdoor or interior paint colors for the year.    ...



Brand-New Model Center at Highland Meadows in Davenport, FL

Posted On: November 13, 2020 | Categories: Communities | Communities>Highland Meadows | News | Design and Decorating
Brand-New Model Center at Highland Meadows in Davenport, FL

If where to find a new Central Florida home conveniently located between Orlando and Tampa is your question, then we have the answer! Highland Meadows, a community of new homes in Davenport, Florida, where the brand-new model center is now open!  ...



What is the Right Kind of Lighting for Your Home?

Posted On: September 24, 2020 | Categories: General Info | Design and Decorating
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Lighting is so important in a room, both to provide illumination and bring design into your home. We talked to Stacey Antonakos-Perez, Highland Homes’ Design Center Manager and lead model decorator, to learn about how to pick the right lighting for your home in Florida. ...



Keeping Cool in Your Backyard Pool

Posted On: July 21, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info | Why Buy New | Design and Decorating
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From design selections to maintenance, there is plenty to think about when it comes to including or adding a pool to your new home in Florida, and a little research helps simplify your decisions. ...



7 DIY Florida Landscaping Tips

Posted On: June 19, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info | Design and Decorating
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Having your own yard and outdoor living space is one of the many benefits of homeownership. Yard maintenance doesn’t have to take up all your time or empty your wallet - Here are 7 helpful tips to plan and plant your outdoor oasis! ...



Tips for Successfully Working from a Home Office

Posted On: March 25, 2020 | Categories: News | General Info | Design and Decorating
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When you begin working from home, there may be some adjustments needed to be productive and keep a work-life balance. We have compiled a few tips to help you successfully work from home! ...



How to Host a Housewarming in Your New Florida Home

Posted On: February 24, 2020 | Categories: Design and Decorating
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Achieving your new home dreams is a great reason for celebration and to gather with friends and family for a housewarming party! To help you get the party started, we’ve put together eight top ideas for hosting a housewarming in your new Florida home. ...



10 Simple Steps to Declutter Your Florida Home

Posted On: January 10, 2020 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
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Whether you are preparing to move into your new home in Florida and want to minimize what’s being packed and moved, or you’ve lived in your home for some time and it’s feeling a bit cluttered, you may be thinking it’s time to declutter and organize… but where to start? Read on for 10 home organization hacks to declutter your home, then put on your favorite tunes or podcast and get started! ...



Decorating Your Florida Home with 2020 Color Trends

Posted On: December 23, 2019 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
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Every year, color experts anticipate top color trends and announce their choice for Color of the Year. This year, the color experts at PANTONE and those at Sherwin-Williams, the paint brand found inside our new Florida homes, both chose a timeless blue color as their official Color of the Year for 2020. ...



Now Open - New Model Townhomes in St. Cloud, FL

Posted On: December 2, 2019 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Gramercy Farms | Design and Decorating
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Exciting news – Two beautiful, brand-new model townhomes in St. Cloud, FL are now open! Located in the popular Gramercy Farms neighborhood, these luxurious new townhomes are priced from the $210’s and designed for your lifestyle and move-in convenience. ...