Recently, though, some are steering away from traditional hard or softcover books and finding entertainment, education, and enlightenment elsewhere ― from podcasts. According to PodcastHosting.org, as of October 2021, over 2,000,000 podcasts and over 48 million episodes are available to consumers.
“You need to design a house that works with the land,” Harner said. “Trying to put a house on a lot that doesn’t fit or isn’t suitable for the topography doesn’t always turn out well. Sometimes, you have to modify the house to fit the lot better, and you get an overall better project.
One of the quickest ways to add curb appeal to homes or businesses is landscaping. It can also be extremely costly, starting at about $8,000 to $10,000, depending on what’s to be done. For some, that’s a luxury that isn’t affordable or attainable. What if there was a company who helped you with the design, gave you a template on all the plants needed, told you where to plant them, and drew up a digital design of what your new yard could look like? Well, there is!
Choosing a color for your home’s interior living spaces can be overwhelming. With shades and tints of every color under the rainbow, how does one fearlessly pick a paint swatch without hesitation or regret? Interior designer Kat Moore says consumers should think about what colors make them happy and craft a room after those hues.
While hardwood floors are a ‘must’ for many interested home buyers, they’re not always in tip-top shape. If you’re hoping to restore your historic hardwood floors to their former glory, it’s actually a task most people can do on their own.
Michigan’s wintry weather also provides the perfect backdrop for one of yesteryear’s popular activities – ice skating.
The Woodard family is credited for handcrafting the first wrought iron furniture of its kind. This led to the creation of casual cast and tubular aluminum furniture designs for both indoor and outdoor environments. Their Orleans Collection, launched in 1940, holds the titles for the best-selling and longest-running design.
The Grand Hotel proclaims itself the world’s largest summer hotel and has an equally long and impressive history of iconic interior and exterior design. While the property is easily identifiable by its long front porch, the design elements behind it are neither ordinary nor easily duplicated.
Roller derby resembles skating politely around a rink about as much as it resembles football. It’s a game of jammers, blockers, pivots
Here’s a (very) short list of some made-in-Michigan folks who changed lives with their creativity, passion, and drive.