55 Great Ideas for Kitchen Islands

55 Great Ideas for Kitchen Islands

It’s no wonder that a survey by the National Association of Home Builders showed that “more than 70% of buyers want an island in their kitchen, and of those, 50% consider it a must-have.” Kitchen islands are functional, stylish and versatile. Since it’s obvious that...
Tips for Choosing Kitchen Colors

Tips for Choosing Kitchen Colors

The kitchen is the heart of the home. Sure, it’s where your family gathers together each day to cook and eat, but it’s also where you gather around the table to play games, complete homework assignments and hold long, in-depth conversations. When you...
Energy Saving Cooling Tips from Progress Energy

Energy Saving Cooling Tips from Progress Energy

Switch your ceiling fanto turn in a counter-clockwise direction In the summer; in the winter, run it at low speed, but clockwise. Close your exterior doors and windowstightly when the AC is on. Save even more by turning off kitchen and bath exhaust fans. Change or...
Florida Oranges

Florida Oranges

You’ll notice that we have a lot of orange groves around here that you don’t see on the more populated Florida coasts. We get asked a lot of questions about the oranges so  here are some answers to a few of the more popular ones that come up: What...
Kitchen Essentials

Kitchen Essentials

How to Create a Kitchen That You Will Want to Live In Whether it’s one person preparing a sophisticated gourmet meal or the whole family pitching in – enjoying a cup of coffee with the morning paper or casually entertaining a group of friends after golf...
Sebring International Raceway

Sebring International Raceway

An Enduring Legend Because we get asked so much, here is a little information about Sebring International Raceway: • Sebring International Raceway is America’s oldest road racing track, with over six decades of storied history. • The legendary circuit evolved from...
Home Trends For 2015

Home Trends For 2015

Whether you’re building a new home in Florida or are just plain curious, here’s a peek at some trends homeowners can expect this year and possibly for years to come. Bigger Is Not Always Better One of the most significant changes among the trends in home design and...