The Made in Maui Festival is about to hold its 4th Annual event this weekend! 

Want to beat the Black Friday rush? Start your Holiday Shopping early.  Find out why the Made In Maui Festival won the Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award in the Special Events category by the International Economic Development Council held annually in Toronto. The award was given to Maui over a record-breaking 625 entries from…

What you need to know about Vacation Rentals on Maui

Here on Maui, striking the balance between vacation rentals and available residential homes isn’t always easy, and finding a mutually beneficial system is a constant conversation. Here are three recent Maui News articles covering upcoming changes, proposals, and the effects new regulations might have.   Opinion: Legal short-term rentals are better than unpermitted ones. Thomas…

7 Ways To Make The Most of Your Home Entrance

Ever feel as though something’s not quite right about your entryway? Maybe it’s hard to see your front door, or your foyer feels bland and uninviting. Whether you’ve recently moved in or have been settled for many years, here are seven ways to make the entrance to your home more enjoyable for you and your…

How To Get The most Money When Selling Your Home

Every homeowner wants to make sure they get the best price when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you receive maximum value for your house? Here are two keys to ensuring you get the highest price possible. 1. Price it a LITTLE LOW  This may seem counterintuitive. However, let’s look at this…

6 Sought After Paint Colors For #HomeStaging

When prepping your home for sale, one of the most important tasks is giving your walls a fresh coat of paint. Professional Home Stagers or Interior Designers provide a more stylish approach.Remember, the overall goal of home staging is to make each room feel fresh, inviting and neutral enough so that prospective buyers can imagine…

4 Envy-Inducing #LaundryRooms With Clever Storage

A lot goes on in laundry rooms. Folding, sorting, hanging, drying, not to mention other tasks like sewing and gift-wrapping. Some of us use these spaces as extra pantry storage, as mudrooms, as home offices, as locations for feeding pets. The list goes on and on. And a lot of what makes a pleasant experience…

25 Budget Friendly #PatioIdeas

Paint Your Floors Designing a pattern on the floor is an inexpensive way to tie together the look of your outdoor space. Designer Rachel Greathouse used a diamond pattern with a whitewash to fit the home’s farmhouse chic design. Depending on the pattern and palette, you can end up with a rustic or modern look.…

Make Your #GardenFences Disappear With This Surprising Color

Give tired fences a face-lift with a hue that blurs boundaries and provides a dramatic backdrop for plants. White picket and natural wood fences may be more common, but garden fences painted black can be surprisingly effective in the landscape. Dark fences act as a stunning backdrop for bright green foliage, provide understated privacy where…

All About #KitchenIslands

Placed at the heart of the cook space, these multipurpose units can enhance a kitchen’s utility and appearance. Topping the list of must-haves in most kitchen renovations, an island is the perfect value-added improvement, one that transforms the way you use and enjoy the busiest room in your house. At a minimum, an island adds…