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Easy Home Office Photo

Meadowlark CEO of Fun Susan Christian offers up easy ideas and inspiration to help you create your perfect work from home office space.

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Customized kitchen storage ideas

Kitchen Design for Gracefully Aging In Place By The Meadowlark Design Team One of the more common trends that we have seen as a kitchen remodeling contractor is this: couples …

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Common Design Trends & Questions: Answered!

Walking through a home, have you ever found yourself asking ‘how can I shift this room around?’ or ‘what can be done about moving this wall or this bathroom?’ These …

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2020 Color of the Year Seminar

With each new year comes new resolutions, ideas, and trends. The same goes for decades; especially as we find ourselves kicking off a new one in 2020! As a design+build …

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Passive House Institute Logo

By: Doug Selby I recently completed my training to become a Certified Passive House Consultant, a rigorous program with about 100 hours of intensive training complete with three separate testing …

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Processing the Process (and wondering if we’re lost?)

By: Katie MacGillivray In America, we’re used to going to a store to look at options, pick and purchase the item(s), and be done — hopefully in 30 minutes or …

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The Future is Flexible

Too often, designers and homeowners think of a home renovation as a finished product. In reality, the most successful renovations are those that are driven not by images or broad …

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paint-cans

One of the most common questions I am asked as a designer: “How do I choose a paint color…there are so many options?” Since I enjoy the psychology and creativity …

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electric-car

It’s one thing to come to work and start talking up the idea of living a more resource-efficient lifestyle to our clients; it’s another thing to actually live a greener …

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2019 BRAG Fall Remodelers Home Tour: SUCCESS!

Another one in the (record) books. It was our pleasure to participate in this year’s BRAG Fall Remodelers Home Tour with a beautiful manufactured home remodel in the Wines neighborhood. …

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That Ol’ Front Porch Zing

After a long, hard winter, there is a new level of excitement for summer. This is the time of year, Ann Arbor celebrates with festivities like Top of the Park …

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Zero Threshold Front Entry

No matter how hard we fight or deny it, time catches up with us all. We’ve all seen it. Aging happens, and with it comes a slew of challenges and …

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