With warm, sun-dappled days and crisp nights so clear you can see the Milky Way, winter is the best time of year to spend as much time as possible outdoors in Arizona.
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Moving your kitchen or dining area outside is the perfect way to connect...
Anyone who’s owned a home before will agree that you go into that first purchase with rose-colored glasses. No matter how many shows you watch on HGTV it doesn’t quite prepare you for the responsibilities of homeownership.
Unlike most areas of the country, winter is the best time of year to enjoy the outdoors in Arizona.
It’s no wonder that the ideal temps and bright sun shining over such popular annual events as Barrett-Jackson, the Waste Management Phoenix Open and MLB spring training brings people (also known as “snowbirds” to locals) from all over the country escaping harsher climates to flock to Arizona to enjoy the winter season al fresco.
A residential backyard designed by Tempe, Ariz.-based Creative Environments, an award-winning provider of landscaping services, was the key to a Gold Award at The Nationals 2017 for luxury home builder, Toll Brothers.
The backyard, which is located at the Trovilla model in North Scottsdale’s upscale Toll Brothers community of Talon Ranch, received the prestigious designation of Best Outdoor Living Space based on its concept...
I was quite nervous to meet him; a legendary designer whose pieces I have admired for years. Walking into his Biltmore store with my list of interview questions in hand, I felt well . . . dorky.
Thankfully, that feeling was whisked away by a dapper man with a contagiously vibrant spirit. Immediately upon meeting Jonathan Adler, I felt relaxed and no, it wasn’t just because I was sitting on one of his perfectly dreamy purple sofas. Rather than an interview, it was a conversation -- one that made me forget about my list of questions.
The spark in his voice showed...