Archive for October, 2014

Q: How can I bring a pop of color into our relatively neutral lake home? We’ve got a lot of wood, darker or neutral finishes and fabrics, but I’d like to brighten things up a bit with color, any suggestions?

Filed in Design and Decor, Home Experts by on October 30, 2014
Q: How can I bring a pop of color into our relatively neutral lake home? We’ve got a lot of wood, darker or neutral finishes and fabrics, but I’d like to brighten things up a bit with color, any suggestions?

A: “Having a neutral base is not a bad thing,” says Betty

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Nautical Pendant Light

Filed in Design & Decor Products by on October 23, 2014
Nautical Pendant Light

Individuality is What Defines This Exquisite Line Of Hand Blown Glass. Each Piece Is Meticulously Hand Blown With Up To Three Layers of Uncompromising Beauty And Style.

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Agri Fab Walk Behind Sweeper

Filed in Gardening & Landscaping Products by on October 15, 2014
Agri Fab Walk Behind Sweeper

Have an endless supply of leaves to rake? Let the Agri Fab Walk Behind Sweeper by DR Power Equipment take care of backbreaking yard work.

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A Contemporary Cottage

Filed in Feature Homes by on October 12, 2014
A Contemporary Cottage

Living in a loft in downtown Minneapolis followed by the cozy but constricted space of a two-bedroom cabin on Alexandria area’s Lake Le Homme Dieu inspired the home plans of Ashley and Garret…

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Mesh Gutter Leaf Guards

Filed in Gardening & Landscaping Products by on October 3, 2014
Mesh Gutter Leaf Guards

Keep rainwater flowing while protecting gutters from debris with durable Mesh Gutter Leaf Guards from Improvements. These guards easily and securely snap into place and are cut to size to work with 4″ or 5″ metal gutters.

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Welcome Back: A Homecoming for Detroit Mountain

Filed in Construction, Destinations by on October 1, 2014
Welcome Back: A Homecoming for Detroit Mountain

It’s back to the future for Detroit Mountain. With a touch of nostalgia mixed with new technology and an eye on the future, the four-season, 200-acre Detroit Mountain Recreation Area near Detroit Lakes, Minn….

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Prairie Paradise

Filed in Feature Homes by on October 1, 2014
Prairie Paradise

For twenty years, Curtis Johnson had a dream of building a private retreat, a home that reflected an appreciation for Old World technique and design…

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Not Your Typical Log Cabin in the Woods

Filed in Feature Homes by on October 1, 2014
Not Your Typical Log Cabin in the Woods

Ric and Christine first began their quest for a northwoods retreat knowing precisely what they wanted. Their vision was for a log home…

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October Blooms

Filed in Uncategorized by on October 1, 2014
October Blooms

Beautiful autumn flower-gardens are rare. Come September, we look to the yellows, reds, and oranges of turning leaves to bring the landscape to life. The Zimmerman gardens are an exception.

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Designer Portfolio: Skye Fingalson of I’ll Tile & Stone

Filed in Design and Decor by on October 1, 2014
Designer Portfolio: Skye Fingalson of I’ll Tile & Stone

“Interiors take on personalities that reflect those who occupy them.”

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