The House That Social Media Built

Standard Coffee Table and Side Table Measurements

Comfy and cozy, or overcrowded? Your living room is a place to gather with loved ones and relax at the end of the day. The living room also holds a lot of furniture. In a more minimal living room, this will include a sofa, coffee...

Fall Landscaping: 4 Must-Dos to Keep your Yard Vibrant come Spring

Remember the Ellsworth House? If you recall, the backyard was a mess - full of overgrown shrubs and bushes. We knew we wanted to make the backyard an extension of living space; a place for relaxation, entertaining, and enjoyment.  Torrison Stone & Garden designed a new...

Eliminating Upper Cabinets: Crazy Beautiful or Crazy?

No upper cabinets?! Where will everything go? Upper cabinets have always been essential for storage, but they take up the majority of wall space in kitchens. Plus, there is always an issue for reaching items at the very top of the cabinets. When this trend first...

4 Electrical Upgrades to Make this Fall

We love selecting design elements for homes - and we know you love to vote for your favorite designs!  We also know that what makes a home comfortable has more to do with what is behind the walls than what we see. Electrical systems don’t just...

4 Subway Tile Patterns

Traditional and modern at once, subway tile covers backsplashes and floors in bathrooms and kitchens. Opting for subway tile ensures you will have a classic design that you will love for years to come. Initially designed for - you guessed it - subway stations, this particular...

5 Design Tips for a Social Kitchen

It’s the most expensive room to remodel. The place to go to fuel up, connect over coffee, and prepare meals for loved ones.  The kitchen is the social hub of the home (which may make those costly renovations worthwhile!). From after-school snacks to after-dinner cleanup, we...

The 4 R’s: Renovate, Remodel, Restore, Rehabilitate

How many homes have you flipped? It’s a question we get fairly often, and one that sometimes makes us cringe. House flipping became a popular term thanks to HGTV, but it doesn’t necessarily describe what we do with The House that Social Media Built (as well as...

A Tour of The Fish Flip

We told you our favorite things about The Fish Flip, and now we want to show you even more! When we sat down to describe the completed house, we knew our words would not suffice.  So sit back, and enjoy your guided tour with some...

Mike and Nicole’s Fish Flip Highlights

You did it again.  You helped us make The Fish Flip a success - from your winning votes to private messages about the history of the house to your support at the reveal party - you showed up big.  And it reminded us why we love to...