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The Hope House Highlights

You voted to name it The Hope House back in November. As we sit in Texas for the reveal, we can’t help but reflect on the past few months. We embarked on a whole new journey, collaborating on our first St. Jude Dream Home Showplace...

The House that Social Media Built

The House That Social Media Built Spring News

We love the spring because it means great weather for renovations, the high point in the real estate market, and summer fun! This spring is also a time of transition for us, as we will be heading to Texas one final time to see the...

trane features

A/C, Air Quality, and Smart Controls – Oh my!

What’s most important for your home: High-efficiency air conditioning, indoor air quality, or a connected smart home? For our Trane vote for the Hope House in Texas, we are asking you to choose between these three. Many people are having a tough time deciding! We worked with...

Sponsor Highlight: Shaw Floors

As progress on The Hope House continues, we remain in awe of the sponsors that are part of the St. Jude Dream Home Showplace program. These sponsors make it possible to build homes at the lowest cost possible, ensuring funds from the sale of the...

Are Mudrooms a Must Have?

Benefits of Mudrooms Open floor plans, gourmet kitchens, and master suites. These items often show up on buyers’ “must-have” list. But what about a functional space that helps to keep a home organized and clean? Homes being sold are staged for showings, which means all clutter...

How to Choose a Faucet for Your Kitchen

The kitchen faucet. This is where you go to pour a glass of water, fill up the coffee maker, rinse off fresh produce, fill up pots and pans, and clean the dishes. How many times a day do you use the faucet from your kitchen...

Sponsor Highlight: Brizo®

“It’s not just the things we make. It’s the mark we make on the world.” We know Brizo produces beautiful, high-end products for the kitchen, bath, and shower. Their collections are not only luxurious and inspiring, but functional and innovative as well. When we learned how...

St. Jude Fundraising Update

The season of giving is in full force. We love watching people get together for the moments that matter. But for some families, the holidays were spent in the hospital this year. Children and families affected by life-threatening illnesses know more than anyone that time...

Cooktops: Induction vs. Gas vs. Electric

In a never-before-done vote, we are having you decide what type of cooktop to install in the Hope House, a St. Jude Dream Home Showplace in Bryan-College Station, Texas! With only one day to go, this vote has raised a lot of discussions - and plenty...

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...