The choices are endless, deciding on the perfect color, texture, and size of tile for our pool is mind boggling.
Is it worth the cost to add an automatic pool cover to your swimming pool?
Yup, I’m back again for another edition of “things to consider”.
The pool house was completed last year, but we put on a hold on finishing up the bathroom at that time. I really needed a break from having contractors in and out of my yard.
Seems like it’s been a hot second since we last spoke so I’d like to say welcome back to Happy Haute Home. It’s good to be back in the blogging world, I have missed you all so much. Let me catch you up on what’s going on. We finished our huge backyard project (well mostly)… Continue reading →
Has it really been 4 months since my last blog post?! I apologize for being absent lately but I had to take a break to handle “life”. Our kids are back in school now, I am feeling better and our backyard project is winding down so I will have more time to focus on my… Continue reading →
I am no expert in this area, but I do have some experience with power washing and steam cleaning travertine tile and pavers.
When it comes to building a pool, Gunite swimming pools allow for the most customizable options available.
Pool water colors have changed a lot over the past couple decades. Pool owners now have a wide variety of color options from which to choose, ranging from light blue to almost black.
It has been several weeks since any work was done on our pool, and fear of the hole caving in has been a real threat with all the rain we had in April.
Outdoor flooring options on the market today are endless, and the number of choices overwhelming. After narrowing down the choice to Travertine for our patio project, we decided to use pavers instead of tiles. Why? Let’s discuss.
Where to save and where to splurge? Landscaping costs can get out of hand very quickly whether you are starting a new project or maintaining your present outdoor space.
The struggle is REAL, timeless vs trendy home decor. I love to keep up with the latest home decor trends…but it’s just not possible because styles change so very often!
This is year two of our large outdoor project, and I feel like we are just getting started. Year two of this multi year renovation brought frustration and disappointment but hopes for a brighter future.
One of the most extravagant homes in the Hamptons is up for sale. This massive estate sits on 11.5 acres in Sandcastle, Bridgehampton New York. The home has three stories, is 17,000 sq ft with 10 bedrooms and 17 bathrooms.
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi are selling their romantic villa in Montecito California. Ellen’s estate, built in the 1930s, has ocean, harbor, and mountain views.
Since her split from Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie has purchased a new home for herself and six kids in Los Angeles. Angelina has closed on the Cecil B. DeMille estate, a Los Feliz mansion once owned by the filmmaker.
My husband and I are obsessed with having a fantabulous basement. We consider the lower level another area of our home. It’s an additional space for entertaining, gaming, hanging out, exercising, watching movies and just enjoying our home, friends, and family. The lower level of our home is just as important to us as the… Continue reading →
I am so excited to bring you all this absolutely magnificent Modern Farmhouse Haute Home tour. This home has it all, gourmet kitchen, wide plank white oak floors, it’s beautifully decorated, and has an indoor pool!