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Exterior Brick Makeover: A Few Renovation Tips

As renovation designers, we love a good before and after – and we’ve found that our exterior brick renovations are some of our favorites. We’ve been finishing brick exterior for 8+ years and love how it gives homes more character and better curb appeal. Here are a few of the home exteriors we’ve worked on. You’ll notice, even from these few pictures, that there are a lot of possible looks. That’s why it’s essential to do …

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Exterior Brick Makeover: Mortar Wash vs. Limewash vs. Whitewash

Considering doing an exterior brick makeover but not sure which method to choose? We’re here to help. With 8+ years experience in renovation design, we’ve used a variety of methods to update both interior and exterior brick. There are so many looks you can achieve when updating your brick. Take these exterior brick renovations we’ve done, for example. Over the years, we’ve noticed that a lot of people have interest in updating their exterior brick, …

After of our exterior brick makeover.
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Exterior Brick Makeover: How to Get Started

A brick exterior makeover, when done well, can boost your curb appeal. But getting the exact look you’re going for may not be as simple as you think. That’s why we’re here to help! As renovation designers with 8+ years experience buying, renovating and selling homes, we know a lot about updating exterior brick. Limewashing, mortar washing (or German Schmear), whitewashing, painting – we’ve done it all. Here’s one of our favorite exterior brick makeovers: Here’s …

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Two Keys to a Gorgeous Christmas Table

Christmas is right around the corner, so let’s talk about how to decorate a gorgeous Christmas table that’s fit for the occasion. In our book, there are really just two keys to decorating a good Christmas table: greenery and contrast. With these keys, your table can be as simple or as extravagant as you’d like it to be – it all depends on your style and how much time you want to put into it! …

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Timeless Thanksgiving Table Decorations

There’s something magical about a pretty Thanksgiving table. So whether you’re bringing your Thanksgiving gathering outside this year due to COVID-19 or keeping it indoors, this Thanksgiving table decor will make your celebration feel extra special and your pecan pie taste a little sweeter. This Thanksgiving table decor features lots of green, gold, black and white decor – and creates a classic, elegant look you can count on year after year. Pulling everything together is also incredibly …

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Modern Farmhouse Mudroom Reveal

Modern Farmhouse Mudroom reveal; and a step-by-step tutorial on designing the mudroom of your dreams! (Plus 5 things you absolutely should not do when creating a mud/laundry room.) Whether you are designing your new mudroom, just beginning to dream one up, (or maybe you’re just in love with design like us!), we can’t wait for you to see this mudroom reveal! We designed this custom space for our clients from scratch, since this was an …

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How to Decorate Your Fall Front Porch- (Like A Pro!)

Oh Yeah! Pumpkin spiced lattes have arrived and buffalo plaid is out at every store. Fall is one of our FAVORITE, FAVORITE seasons!! What better way to welcome the season than to decorate your own fall front porch!? The first leaf has fallen and the thought of crisp fall air has inspired you to decorate your front porch just like that beautiful picture you saw. Fall front porches can be stunning! But.. you can’t do …

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How to pick the perfect paint color for your home!

You are staring at the 10 paint swatches you picked up from the store… for the 15th time! How will you ever make a final decision? Picking a paint color for your home is exhausting and impossible, and you certainly don’t want to choose a paint color only to realize you made a mistake! How do these perfect, picturesque pins on Pinterest make these decisions look so easy? Don’t fret friends — we got you! …

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Elf Tricks

Some really funny things our elf has been up to this year! New elf on the shelf ideas to share with your elf friends!  Yep! They are back, it’s that time of the year! I’ll tell you what these elves know no limits to the amount of fun they have in our house! If your elf is getting tired of coming up with fresh new pranks to pull and fun to have, Freddy, our elf …

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The Larger, Newer Greencove Master Bath

We stole space from other rooms to create an impressive master bath that turned out to be one of our favorites. You can see the rest of the Greencove master suite here. And don’t miss the show-stopping kitchen in this house — find that here! Tile, and mirrors, and faucets…oh my! Talk about things that will make you gasp! We are so happy with how well this master bath came together. As we mentioned in …

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A Luxurious Master Bedroom Renovation

A 1960s master bedroom gets an amazing makeover. *The paint for this post was provided by Behr Paint Company but all paint color and product selections, design choices, and opinions are our own. You can see the entire master suite and view the bathroom pictures here. We have had so much fun breathing new life into the Greencove house; and, the master bedroom was the room that proved to have so many fun surprises for …

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A Gorgeous Christmas Tree in 5 easy steps!

A step by step tutorial on how to create a magical Christmas tree of your own!  We created this beautiful tree at our Greencove Remodel. If you’d like to see more of this home, check out the kitchen here!  Hi friends! It’s our favorite time of year! There is something so magical about the holiday season and every year we just can’t wait for it. The decorations, food, family gatherings, the music, and of course, …

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Kitchen of our Dreams

An Open and Inviting Kitchen Remodel, white with warm wood tones and gorgeous gold finishes.   You also might like to see the mudroom of this gorgeous home, check it out here!  We dreamt of this kitchen long before we even purchased this home. Usually our design starts that way, we’ve always got several ‘ideas’ in our head of things we want to try for when we get the chance. You see, each house is different. …