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Designer fireplaces hot even in South Florida

Designer fireplaces hot even in South Florida

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine With the holidays upon us, do you find yourself missing the fireplace you had up north? The crackle of the flames? The aroma of the woodsmoke? The splitting [...]

Home improvements that return most value

Home improvements that return most value

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine It’s officially summer, the season when a homeowner’s fancy turns to thoughts of … home improvement. But, according to a recent report by Remodeling magazine, not all upgrades [...]

Show House designers share tips, from their spaces to yours

Show House designers share tips, from their spaces to yours

By Patti Roth City & Shore Magazine With a square toilet in a sultry powder room, a wall tiled in seashells and ruby-red lips as the focal point on a hand-tufted area rug, a spectacular waterfront [...]

The Home Issue: Ten ideas on trend

The Home Issue: Ten ideas on trend

By Patti Roth City & Shore Magazine Whether you’re remodeling a kitchen, redecorating a family room or performing simple swap-outs, plenty of exciting products are available to add a fresh twist to your personal palace. Pedal [...]

Designer fixtures make a splash in the bath

Designer fixtures make a splash in the bath

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore Magazine You don’t have to redecorate your entire bathroom to add a fresh look. Sometimes all it takes is a soaking tub, a sexy faucet or brass hardware. Here [...]

Five ideas for getting the luxury look at home

Five ideas for getting the luxury look at home

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub   Tweet [...]

Home decor with the ‘Maestro of Makeovers’

Home decor with the ‘Maestro of Makeovers’

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore Magazine It’s no wonder Martin Amado has been called the “Makeover Maestro.” He first put his distinctive mark on South Florida design with Room for Improvement on WSVN-Ch. 7. [...]

18 design ideas for 2018: Editor’s choice

18 design ideas for 2018: Editor’s choice

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore Contributing Design Editor When was the last time you added something new to your home? Design should evolve year to year to help you feel more connected and more [...]

Home improvements that pay off at resale

Home improvements that pay off at resale

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine  Remodeling magazine recently released its 31st annual Cost vs. Value report, comparing costs for 20 of the most popular professional mid-range and upscale remodeling projects in 149 U.S. [...]