Did you know Rockville, MD was voted one of the nation's top places to live and also one of the happiest? It's easy to see why with its variety of outdoor activities, professional job opportunities, hundreds of retail and dining options, and beautiful parks. To learn more about the city and everything it has to offer, check out our brand new neighborhood guide, highlighting locals' favorite things to do and what they love about the city.
If you love elements of industrial, contemporary and minimalist styles, then the urban modern look may be right for you. An urban modern style stems from cosmopolitan influence—think designer loft in a major city—that fuses together opposing, yet complementary, design elements. It’s not uncommon to see traits of minimalist style, with edgy designs, and a bit of glamor in an urban modern room. However, urban modern design has a softer side than purely industrial or contemporary styles, giving the home a hip yet comfortable and welcoming feel.
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Should I move? It's the question nearly every empty nester considers. You might be evaluating the benefits of staying in your longtime home or thinking about making a move to a new home more suited to your current lifestyle. Either way, you're not alone! For many Boomers, older (and often larger) homes no longer suit their needs and moving to a new residence is appealing.
Earth Day celebrations are taking place around the world and there are many ways you can make a difference in your community and your home. Here are a few ideas:
Parents living at Westside at Shady Grove Metro and in nearby Rockville neighborhoods will soon have a new option where kids can enjoy expending their limitless energy, regardless of the weather. Kids Ground, an indoor playground for children, will open late summer in a nearly 5,000-square-foot space along Gramercy Blvd, which will include a waiting area where parents can relax and enjoy snacks from the café.
What are the latest trends in kitchen and bath design? We sat down with EYA's Design Manager, Amanda King, to chat about the hot new trends she saw at this year's Kitchen & Bath Industry Show. From bold colors for appliances to new options for home automation, Amanda shares her views on the latest trends.