how to add craftsman style to your homeDrive through any established neighborhood in the metro-Atlanta area, and you will find beautiful examples of American Craftsman style homes from the 1900s-1930s. And a century later, the clean lines, balanced proportions and quality craftsmanship—hallmarks of the Arts and Crafts movement—continue to find their way into today’s architecture, furniture and accessories.

So it isn’t surprising that many Atlanta homeowners are drawn to the timeless Craftsman style when they look at ways to add curb appeal to their homes. Jennifer Dreher, Architectural Designer here at EXOVATIONS, works with homeowners to envision exterior renovation projects that meet their practical needs and their stylistic goals.

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fall home maintenance and winter preparationThe autumn season brings lower temperatures and changing colors. It is the precedent to family reunions, holiday food and new resolutions. With good tidings comes harsher weather and it is important to prepare your home exterior in order to survive the peak of winter conditions. Be sure to check for these home fall maintenance preps and improvements — they’ll make it easier to live comfortably throughout the wintry season. Read More →

How Do I Choose Paint Colors for my Home?Have you ever found yourself standing in the paint section of your local home improvement store for what seems like hours, completely overwhelmed by the thousands upon thousands of paint swatches in the racks? I know I have spent months collecting notebooks full of those things, and still felt completely inadequate at choosing paint colors for my home. While it might seem simple, choosing exterior paint colors can be one of the most difficult and time consuming phases of your entire home remodeling project.  Well chosen paint colors can enhance your home’s curb appeal and even add value to your home.

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