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Outdoor Living Trends for 2014

Summer is almost here — thought it takes longer to arrive in Minnesota — and that means outdoor living. Country Living magazine has released its Top 10 Outdoor Design Trends, and they include wonderful items like seating and dining areas, landscaping with flowers and fire pits. And every one of these trends will be better and easier to achieve if your home has high-quality patio doo...
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Norfolk Tiny House

Photo from tinyhouselistings.com Check out this tiny house featuring Integrity windows by Marvin. The house was custom built right on top of a new trailer for easy mobility and it is street legal. It’s only 190 square feet but it looks perfect for an instant cabin get-away, or housing guests that need their own space. It was built for year-round camping, plus it can be plugged in for water and ...
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Contemporary Design Growing More Popular; Architects Challenge Shows Why

Contemporary design continues to gain favor with designers and consumers, according to a recent design survey by the National Kitchen & Bath Association. And no wonder -- the clean lines and light, airy feel of contemporary design appeal to just about everyone. No wonder the Marvin Architects Challenge Showdown features a variety of beautiful contemporary designs. You can vote every day...
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LINK LOVE: Everything you need to know about Passive

Photo by Peter Guthrie   Summer is heating up and air-conditioning bills are rising, which has us thinking about passive houses. Passive houses are so efficient they keep themselves cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Wondering what a Passive House is? Check out these great links below to learn more. Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) PHIUS is where you are going to find all the bu...
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Four Lights Tiny House Company

A recent episode of NBC’s “The Art of the Start Up” featured Jay Shafer and his start up Four Lights Tiny House Company. A self-proclaimed “claustrophile,” Shafer has been building tiny houses for about 15 years. His homes range from 100 to 400 square feet and can be delivered to your door in about eight weeks. Watch the video to learn more and see Marvin windows ...
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Talk about a refresh! A sunny Colorado home breathes new life into the site of a...

Talk about a refresh! A sunny Colorado home breathes new life into the site of a former forest fire: bit.ly/1rKVEwx #ModernMonday

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