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David Wallace - Do-It-Yourself

 Writer: DAVID WALLACE  //  Do-It-Yourself  //  Sept./Oct. 2015  Things are changing too fast. It is difficult to keep up. Emailing and texting are the ways we communicate. People seldom use phones to talk. In the past, “we let our fingers ...

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Curtain call!

Curtain Call

Writer:  KAY FULLER  //  Home Decorating //  Sept./Oct. 2015 While studying for a design degree at The University of North Texas in the ’80s, I worked at Fabrics and Drapes Galore, a store in Richardson, Texas, to earn an internship ...

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Flooring trends for 2015

Courtesy Photo

Photos: Courtesy Hardwoods, tiles, stones, carpeting, area rugs. When it comes to flooring, the choices have never been greater or, for some consumers, more confusing. What’s hot? What’s not? What’s required for upkeep? How in the world does one make ...

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Atomic Art is out of this world

Atomic Art Clock

Writer: DAVID WALLACE // Photographer: ANDREW D. BROSIG // July/August 2015 At White Rock Lake Park, one of Dallas’s oldest and greatest amenities, there’s something for everyone to do. When I was growing up, my two younger sisters and I  often ...

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Ready for a townhouse?


Writer: DANNY MOGLE // Photographer DAVID WHITE // July/August 2015  Bigger than apartments yet smaller and less expensive than traditional houses, townhouses are an appealing option for busy professionals, newlyweds starting their life journey together and retired couples and empty-nesters ...

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Relaxing retreat


Writer: DANNY MOGLE // Photographer: DAVID WHITE // May/June 2015 Our Showcase Home is located within Tyler’s Cascades, a community that hugs the shores of picturesque Bellwood Lake and lines the fairways of a championship golf course of the same ...

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Tables need a little respect

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Writer: JACKIE DEVINE // Home Decorating // May/June 2015 “I don’t get no respect!” – Rodney Dangerfield   Sadly, in most homes, end tables are the Rodney Dangerfield of furniture. Regardless of their significance – a beloved piece passed down ...

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Ladder of success

photo by Sarah A. Miller/Tyler Morning Telegraph

Writer: DAVID WALLACE // Do-It-Yourself // May/June 2015 My wife, Ann Nell, and I usually shop at a super center, one of those one-stop stores where you can buy almost anything. When I find something that I don’t want Ann ...

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Home decorating: 8 hot trends  


Writer:  JACKIE DEVINE // Home Decorating // March/April 2015 Each year I have the pleasure of visiting two of the largest wholesale markets in the United States, Dallas Market and AmericasMart in Atlanta, Georgia, where millions of square feet are ...

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