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New Year = New Home

By |2021-01-26T13:50:47-08:00January 1st, 2021|The Business of Happy Homes Blog|

Here we are, finally beginning a new year.  The beginning of our new decade did not go according to plan.  Let’s be honest - 2020 was rough. With all the challenges that happened last year, I think we can all agree and appreciate two things: There are better times ahead in the New Year and

Home for the Holidays

By |2021-01-26T13:51:04-08:00December 31st, 2020|The Business of Happy Homes Blog|

Goodness, the holidays are a busy time! Decorating, shopping, entertaining, and family time. For many, it’s too busy of a season to even think about remodeling! This isn’t typically a common time to think about remodeling, but maybe it should be.  Chances are that during the holidays with many guests, is when your house(and you)

Ways To Make Your Home A Happier Place

By |2020-11-03T09:58:05-08:00November 3rd, 2020|The Business of Happy Homes Blog|

Here at Stearns, our goal is to create a space that puts our clients at ease, allowing them to feel comfortable and happy in their homes. Your home should reflect your personality, while simultaneously functioning as the home base and happy place for you and your family.  Enter our company slogan: “We Design and Build

Stearns Design Build’s Home Remodeling Process

By |2020-10-12T11:57:29-07:00October 12th, 2020|The Business of Happy Homes Blog|

Making the decision to remodel your home can be very daunting. For many, it can take months or years to take that leap of faith and let people into your home, which is your safe space. Here at Stearns, we’ve spent years fine-tuning and meticulously planning to make it as painless as possible.  Let’s walk

Bathroom Design + Trends

By |2020-09-18T13:43:34-07:00September 18th, 2020|The Business of Happy Homes Blog|

At Stearns Design Build, we believe that our homes should be more than our happy place; rather they should be a collection of happy places. There should be a place within your home carefully crafted for every mood and activity.  This includes your bathroom.  Whether you're considering some quick +  simple upgrades OR diving into

Picking the Right Contractor: Why You Shouldn’t Choose the Cheapest Option

By |2020-09-02T11:56:17-07:00September 2nd, 2020|The Business of Happy Homes Blog|

Recent data shows that major home improvement and remodeling projects are happening more than ever during the global pandemic. It appears that sheltering in place inspires remodeling your space! Remodeling your home is a big project, whether it's your entry room or the guest bathroom. “In fact, nearly four in five homeowners reported that they

Stearns Storage Guide

By |2020-08-17T08:56:36-07:00August 17th, 2020|The Business of Happy Homes Blog|

Storage can be tricky when designing a home and if it isn't done correctly, you’ll end up with tons of wasted and unused space. It can pose an especially large challenge when you’re limited by small spaces.      One of our goals as a company is to take our client’s challenges in their home to create custom rooms to fit

Virtual Seminar: Aging in Place

By |2020-08-04T08:33:54-07:00August 4th, 2020|The Business of Happy Homes Blog|

Stearns Home-Care, MatureWell Lifestyle Club, & CHI St Joseph Health WellFIT Program are hosting a free virtual seminar on September 23rd, 2020, at 1:00 PM.   Aging in Place, also known as seniors staying in their home longer, has been recognized as a significant quality of life and financial issue. Being at home allows seniors a higher level of independence, while

Exterior Siding 101: How to Choose the Best Siding For Your Home

By |2020-07-27T12:57:07-07:00July 27th, 2020|The Business of Happy Homes Blog|

Throughout the south, brick + rock are a very popular choice for home exteriors. In fact, many neighborhoods require a large percentage of this on the exterior of their homes because it is seen as a higher status and more elite than other materials.  This is actually counterintuitive due to the fact that rock +

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