Guilford Tag

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...

7 Tips for Interior Design

You’ve completed the major renovations. Maybe it was finishing the basement, installing hardwood floors, or designing a new kitchen layout.  Everything is clean and new, the paint is fresh, the floors are gleaming, and the room is… Empty.  Instead of stuffing in your old furniture and decor, take time...

How to Incorporate Salvaged Items to your Home Decor

The Rustic Barn is proof that quality-made, custom pieces made of salvaged materials will always appeal to those decorating their homes.  We first learned about The Rustic Barn when they donated a piece to The Hope House. Falling in love on our first visit, we knew...

The Friendly Market: The History of House 7

At 329 Boston Street in Guilford, CT, a faded sign hidden by brush reads “Friendly Market.” The yard is overgrown and filled with debris, and the dilapidated interior feels lonely and abandoned. And yet, as we walked through this property for the first time, we could...

5 Shades of Gray

What gray is that?

What gray is that? It’s a question we get asked almost daily. As home renovators, gray shows up a lot in the homes we makeover. Whether we are choosing the paint color or leaving it up to a social media vote, gray is the color we...