Spring Checklist for the Home

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Story by Danny Taylor, Realtor and owner of DT&Co Real Estate. Photo by Lauren Finkel.

Cary, NC – It’s too late to plant spring bulbs; it’s not too late to get your home ready for the spring season.  Read more

Home: The Meaning of Red

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Story by Danny Taylor, local Realtor with DT & Co and decorating guru for CaryCitizen. Photo by Jun Aviles.

Cary, NC – RED…the very word brings to mind a passion for living….it sounds fast and exciting!  Red is also the color associated with matters of the heart….aka love. Read more

Home Decorating Trends For 2013

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Story by Danny Taylor, local Realtor and home decorating guru for CaryCitizen. Photo by Patrick Hoesly.

Cary, NC – Each year the color consulting company Pantone promotes a “color of the year”.  Last year it was tangerine. This year…. drum roll please….Emerald Green! Read more

Tis the Season…For the Guest Room

Story by Danny Taylor, local Realtor and decorating guru for CaryCitizen. Photo by Dan Budiac.

Cary, NC – The old adage that you should sleep in your guest room at least once is so true!  How else will know how to “fluff and puff” it to prepare for your guests?  Read more

Selling a House Over Christmas

Story by Danny Taylor, local Realtor and decorating guru for CaryCitizen. Photo by Laura Bittner.

Cary, NC- Oh the joy of the Holiday season!  This is the time of year that we make sure our home looks its best.  The parties…the family gatherings…all the social engagements that make this the most wonderful time of the year…to show and sell your house! Read more

Decorating: A Guide to Kitchen Countertops

Story by Danny Taylor, local Realtor and Decorating columnist for CaryCitizen. Photo by Courtney Bailey Graham.

Cary, NC – Back in the day….way back….you had formica countertops. Maybe if you lived in New Mexico or Southern California you had tile. Today, your choice of kitchen countertops is seemingly endless. Read more

Holidays: Designing the Perfect Christmas Tree

Story and photos by Lindsey Chester

Cary, NC – Back in September, I dropped by Garden Supply Company. And what to my wonderous eyes should appear? Not eight tiny reindeer (but close) – eight amazingly decorated Christmas trees! Here’s a post to help you get that designer Christmas tree look for your house. Read more

Cary Real Estate: The View From the Curb

Story by home decorating legend Danny Taylor of DT & CO Real Estate. Photo by Landscape Design Advisor.

Cary, NC – We have all heard the saying, “it’s what’s on the inside that counts”.  That may be true for people, but when it comes to houses, what’s on the outside is of utmost importance!  Read more

Top 5 Home Decorating Tips for Fall

Story by home decorating aficionado Danny Taylor of DT & CO Real Estate. Photo by Nietnagel.

Cary, NC – Cooler temps are here and it’s time to warm up the house and get it dressed for the Fall season. Maybe you are gazing around your home and you aren’t sure where to start. Here are 5 quick tips to get you on your way to transition from summer to fall in your home. Read more

Style: Spicing Up Outdoor Decor

Story by Vivien Koronet of Vivien Koronet Interior Designs. Above, Kartell Bubble Club Sofa designed by Philippe Starck, available from SmartFurniture.

Cary, NC – It looks like warm weather is here to stay,  and creating a colorful, eye-catching outside space for family and friends will allow you to appreciate the mild North Carolina temperatures so much more! Read more