Home Design Tag

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...

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...

5 Master Bathroom Trends in 2019

The master bath may be one of the smallest rooms in your home, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be luxurious. We spoke with Leisa Coyle, Bath and Tile Designer at Bender, to learn about some of the biggest trends for master bathrooms this year....

House Number 7: Votes, Videos, and a Reveal

We are back in Connecticut with House Number 7, which means we will be back to our regular schedule this Spring and Summer. This week, we gave three clues about where our next house is located. Do you have any guesses? Here is what you can...

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...