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Julianne Rainone

When it came to her new kitchen, Lisa Link set out with a goal of convenience and a place for everything. more

Oct 30, 2017 3:07 PM Home & Garden


David Hungate

Carolyn and David Bullington have gotten great help from designers, architects and builders. more

Jan 24, 2017 11:10 AM Home & Garden


David Hungate

How the Ure family created a dream room at Smith Mountain Lake. more

Nov 3, 2016 2:31 PM Home & Garden

The long-time decorator likes to brag that he hasn't changed a thing over the 28 years in his home. Well, maybe. more

Sep 13, 2016 9:00 AM Home & Garden

Jenice and Pete Pearl planned well before fitting the home to the family. more

Jun 30, 2016 4:01 PM Home & Garden

For Marty and Diane Hellkamp, the pets and the family, the Roanoke County home is just right. more

Mar 15, 2016 11:58 AM Home & Garden

Your guide to the best for outdoor entertaining this summer. more

Jul 10, 2015 9:50 AM Home & Garden


William Mahone

The kitchen may be the heart of the home, but for many homeowners, where they lay their head each night is just as — if not more — important than any other room in the house. more

Feb 25, 2015 4:21 PM Home & Garden


William Mahone

As they searched for a new place to call home, Shawn and Kristine Safford discovered Roanoke had practically everything they wanted, right down to a historic house to renovate and make their own. more

Jan 14, 2015 3:08 PM Home & Garden 1 Comments


William Mahone

Two families looking to make energy efficiency a way of life in their new homes found an environmentally friendly haven in Mount Tabor Meadows, a Blacksburg community comprised of all EarthCraft-certified homes. more

Sep 2, 2014 11:28 AM Home & Garden

South Roanoke homes have shown a significant drop in value since the 2007 peak.

David Hungate

As Roanoke Valley home prices struggle toward their 2007 peak numbers, it remains a buyers’ market, and those buyers are more discerning and knowledgeable than ever. more

Jul 3, 2014 10:14 AM Home & Garden

Tip #1 Go Wild For Prints

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When should you replace your roof? How can you conserve energy? Our home experts have the answers to these questions and more to help you get your home looking and functioning at its best. more

Jul 3, 2014 10:03 AM Home & Garden