If you’ve ever found yourself deliberating over whether you can take your tablet to that meeting or if you really need your laptop, then a laptop/tablet hybrid like the Surface Pro 3 might ease your burden. The Surface Pro 3 has been lauded for its ability to handle files like a laptop, while being light and portable like a tablet. It even uses a stylus.
Artificial grass can cut water bills by more than half and eliminate the need for toxic weed killers and fertilizers as well as costly and leaky sprinkler systems. The owners of this Arizona home in Paradise Valley will not only see a return on investment, but they’ll never have to water the lawn again.
Behind the AGA wall is a small pantry, complete with a Sub Zero Pro fridge. The unit is artfully placed so that it can be seen from the main room, because a fridge like this is not to be hidden from view. Its rugged looks complements the more rustic elements of the kitchen.
A small niche behind the stove is a great place for oils and spices, and a faucet above the stove is ideal for filling large pots. A mix of grays and browns makes this high-end, custom kitchen feel earthy and natural.
When the owners of this Santa Barbara home grew weary of their worn and tired side yard they decided to consult a professional landscape designer. Ashley Farrell installed synthetic grass and flagstone pavers and framed it with Pennisetum and colorful daylilies.
A large professional quality oven with a gas range makes cooking a breeze in this traditional kitchen. A gorgeous tumbled stone tile backsplash and dark wood cabinets add style to the space, while a pot filler and range hood are smart, practical additions.
This island styled home brings the outdoors in. The windows and glass doors are Low-e, an energy efficient because it reflects long-wave infrared energy, limiting solar heat that enters the home. This living space is mostly a neutral color palette, but has dashes of orange and green that further brightens up the space.