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Our firm featured on Houzz once again. This time an example of Spanish Revival style

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In Spanish Revival architecture, new features were added to classic ones to create a distinct look. Click on the picture to explore some of the exterior elements which define this style.        

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Featured on Houzz, our choice of dining room table

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If you choose a round table 60-72” in diameter, add the convenience of a centre lazy susan. Although the round table can be a space saver, the larger it gets the harder it becomes to reach the mashed potatoes. Click on the picture for a great article on Houzz featuring one of our  dining room […]

The Media Room & What to Consider
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The Media Room & What to Consider

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From Grandiose to Intimate, What you need to know to create the perfect home theater and music room. Home theater, man cave, music or media room, call it what you want but when you’re ready to create one of your own there are a few things to consider. Nowdays, with access to high quality media, […]

How to Decide on a New Town
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How to Decide on a New Town

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Mahoney Architects & Interiors has been featured on Houzz by Contributor Laura Gaskill. We just had to share.

Turn Up the Lighting
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Turn Up the Lighting

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One of kind Recycled Lighting Fixtures Lighting is a great way to dress up a room and help set the tone. There are endless options and for those that have the inclination, a great opportunity to create something truly spectacular. A keen eye and deliberate hand can transform the most ordinary objects into something truly […]

How to Stick to Your Budget
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How to Stick to Your Budget

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What is your project?  Talk to the professionals with experience!  Share your budget with your architect and ask to partner early with a qualified contractor for preliminary cost estimates.  Your “team” will work with you to help meet your expectations.  Be honest and be clear. Identify all the pieces of the budget: There are many items that will make […]

Colleen Mahoney on NARI Expert Panel
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Colleen Mahoney on NARI Expert Panel

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Come catch Colleen Mahoney, David Leff, president of Leff Construction & Debbie Peterson,architect of Hudson Street Design, North Bay NARI chapter’s expert panel to discuss The Key to Designing within Budget. Tonight, Tuesday, June 4, 2013. Hope to see you there. Meeting a budget is an essential step toward creating a successful project, and satisfied clients. Designing […]

Open Houzz, What’s With the Kitchen Island?
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Open Houzz, What’s With the Kitchen Island?

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Unless you have an open floor plan or a very large kitchen, an island with cabinets can take over the kitchen. Islands that are open on the bottom leave open visual space while still offering plenty of storage and a significant amount of workspace. So what should you look for?  Make sure it’s strong. The […]

Man’s Best Friend
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Man’s Best Friend

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Whenever planning a kitchen remodel we need to plan for our pets.  Aren’t most dogs underfoot in a kitchen?  Where is his water and kibble bowl?  Where are his kibbles stored?  Any wet food?  Every kitchen needs a nook or cranny where our pets can be fed.  And if we want to save some wear […]

Nest
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Nest

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Welcome to our blog! Our Mahoney Architects & Interiors blog is created to share our sense of wonder in the process of home design and home building.  Over the next months we hope to engage you in a conversation all about homes . . . about new products, about energy conservation, about home design and […]

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