The House That Social Media Built

Sponsor Highlight: Bosch

“I would rather lose money than trust.” - Robert Bosch Robert Bosch set the expectation over 125 years ago. Since then, Bosch has grown into a leading global company, staying true to its roots while raising standards in the home appliance industry.   This is why we...

How to Design a Kitchen Island

No matter the layout of the kitchen, most people choose to incorporate a kitchen island when possible. Why? Because a kitchen island can serve so many purposes! Before you get into the details of the material and color of your kitchen island, consider these factors...

Four Kitchen Layouts to Optimize Space

The kitchen is often the center point of the home. We love everything about taking apart an outdated kitchen and designing a layout that is aesthetically stunning. Even more important than the look of the kitchen is making sure the central gathering point of your...

The Hope House: Take a look at the layout!

You named it The Hope House. And we know you want details! Builders from Magruder Homes and Pitman Custom Homes worked hard on the layout. Now, we are ready to share the floor plan and overall vision for The Hope House. This way you can...

You can help with the Dream Home Showplace!

Many of you have been asking how you can help support the Dream Home Showplace. We want to give you TWO ways to join in throughout the process. VOTE! Votes for the Dream Home Showplace are taking place every other Monday. As the home is being built,...

Favorite Facts about Bryan-College Station

Have you heard the news? Our next Social Media House is a Dream Home Showplace being built in Bryan-College Station, Texas! We are excited to work with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and two incredible builders from Bryan-College Station: Magruder Homes and Pitman Custom Homes....

Teaming up with Bryan/College Station, Texas Home Builders

Exhilarated. That’s the only way we can describe how we felt on our most recent visit to College Station, Texas. There, we entered our first stage of collaboration with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to build a Dream Home Showplace. Not only did we connect...

Collaborating with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

We love what we do. We have the privilege of taking outdated or run down homes and transforming them into something beautiful. We partner with the best in the business, and have built a community who gets to join in and vote throughout the process. Watching...

What is The House that Social Media Built?

The Idea It started out as an idea. Realtor Nicole White and Contractor Mike Ricco had been working together on flipping houses and putting them on the market. When Nicole wanted to start engaging more people in the process, the idea came: incorporate social media. As...