The Big Reveal – The Unveiling of a Grand Remodel

Posted on Nov 17, 2014 in Blog
The Big Reveal – The Unveiling of a Grand Remodel

Last month, we had the pleasure of co-hosting an open house at our client Monica L’Tainen’s home.  Friends and family were invited to the grand reveal of her whole house remodel, which included a new kitchen, mudroom, bathrooms, and bedrooms. Of course there was fantastic food, signature cocktails, and a custom Spring Creek Design cake!  Sandy […]

5 Cool Apps to Control Your Home

Posted on Nov 11, 2014 in Blog
5 Cool Apps to Control Your Home

We love our smart phones, tablets, and laptops, and it’s amazing to think how things have changed – and continue to change – in a relatively short time. One area of our lives that has been on the cusp of a breakthrough in personal technology is home automation. We have come to the point where […]

Master Planning: Phasing Your Project

Posted on Nov 5, 2014 in Blog
Master Planning: Phasing Your Project

The need to create a Master Plan to define the goals for phased home improvements has been on the minds of several of our clients lately. Large or long term projects can seem daunting, both from a cost and complexity standpoint. Thinking about a larger project or series of projects over time can be overwhelming, and […]

Multi-generational living: 6 Remodeling Tips

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Blog
Multi-generational living: 6 Remodeling Tips

What you need to know about remodeling for multi-generational living. It’s a fact, families are choosing to move in together for a variety of reasons – childcare, to care for ill, disabled or elder family members, or simply to pool family resources. One very common situation we see today is the college graduate moving back in with […]

It’s time for a little wine…white wine that is.

Posted on Oct 15, 2014 in Blog
It’s time for a little wine…white wine that is.

We’re back with our second wine and food pairing blog. Last time we covered the reds, now we are moving on to the whites. If you are a lover of white wine, I hope this blog provides you with some helpful food pairing tips. Acidity is the backbone of white wine, much like tannins are […]

Get Your Home Ready for Winter with Our Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Posted on Sep 30, 2014 in Blog
Get Your Home Ready for Winter with Our Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Winter weather can be harsh and you want your home to be protected from the outside in.  Completing seasonal home maintenance checks is a really good habit to get into, particularly in the Fall. If you are proactive and discover potential problem areas now, you could save yourself any number of homeowner disasters during the […]

For the love of red wine…and food.

Posted on Sep 23, 2014 in Blog
For the love of red wine…and food.

What’s a good a meal without a fine wine to go with it? As most of you know, we love wine and we also love food, so I thought we’d devote a blog or two to food and wine pairings.  With fall in the air, we felt like starting with red wine this week, but be sure to […]

Our Yard Sign Is A Winner!

Posted on Aug 27, 2014 in Blog
Our Yard Sign Is A Winner!

Its a Good Sign… We are excited to learn that we have won Remodeler’s Advantage “Best Job Site Sign” contest! Remodelers from across North America submitted their signs and ours was selected as the best. Remodeler’s Advantage is an international organization that helps professional remodeling contractors to grow a successful business, while creating a positive, […]

Spring Creek Design’s Goody Baskets Make the News!

Posted on Aug 26, 2014 in Blog
Spring Creek Design’s Goody Baskets Make the News!

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) features Spring Creek Design in their National Newsletter & Blog. Since 2012, Sandy and I have been assembling and hand delivering goody baskets to the neighbors around each of our new remodeling projects. It’s our way to reach out and thank them in advance for their patience […]

Eight Tips to Green Up Your Home

Posted on Aug 12, 2014 in Blog
Eight Tips to Green Up Your Home

Why does it matter? Isn’t that stuff just for hippies with a lot of extra cash? Hold on to your Birkenstocks, kids – you already know that Spring Creek Design embraces all things green, sustainable and repurposed. Last week’s blog Re-Invent, Re-Use, Re-model focused on how to incorporate sustainable materials into your renovation project. This […]