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The basement is often an underutilized space in most homes. All that untapped potential sitting down there next to the easy bake oven you haven’t seen or used in 30 …

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master-planning

You know you need to make some changes in your home, but the thought of all the planning, the construction process, the overwhelming decisions—not to mention the cost—just seems too …

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Kitchen Undercabinet Electronics

Charge It  Up:  Undercabinet Electronics for your Kitchen Kitchen remodels are a regular project here at Meadowlark. Our clients often call it the “hub of the home” – the gathering …

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Modernizing a Mid-Century Modern Ranch

Our clients purchased this home a few years ago with the intention of making major modifications to the home. However, instead of diving right in after unpacking the moving boxes, …

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Meadowlark Remodel's Basement for Celebrity Kristen Bell

Meadowlark was featured in an episode of My Houzz starring celebrity Kristen Bell. Released by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design, the My Houzz webisode follows Bell …

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3 Expert Design Tips for Giving Your Home a Facelift

Recently, we have had quite a few inquiries for our design team to add curb appeal to the exteriors of homes. I am always amazed at what our design team …

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shelf-decorations

Houzz has continued to transform the language of design by digitizing useful techniques that distance prevented designers (and clients) from using. One really fun Houzz feature: mood boards! Mood Boards: …

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Home Design:  Hand Sketching vs Architectural Drawing - Talk to the Hand!

Architectural Drawing vs Hand Sketching in Home Design – Talk to the Hand! Architects throughout history have been trained in drafting techniques that communicate three-dimensional ideas on a two dimensional surface, i.e., …

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Ypsilanti Farmers Market - Growing Hope with a Blue Barn Door

Ypsilanti Farmers Market – Growing Hope with a Blue Barn Door For a couple of years we have been working with some of the folks at an organization in Ypsilanti, …

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bathroom-counter

While bathrooms are primarily functional, they can also be a retreat for the weary or an enticement for even the shyest of guests. By making a newly renovated bathroom like …

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Home Tours and Haiku

Home Tours and Haiku From Designer Marsie Surguine Aside from her many talents in the design realm…our very own Designer Marsie Surguine is a whiz with Haiku! She can rattle …

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