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    Everton’s new home kit design concepts explained

    Everton and hummel’s first collaboration last year mostly received positive feedback from fans, and they continued to do more good work together for their second go-around. Revealed promptly at 8am on the respective Twitter accounts, the new home kit carries all the best features from last year with the classic chevrons that hummel is famous for on the royal blue shirt with white and yellow trim. There is much, much more too though in this kit, with hummel reaching back into Merseyside history as far back as World War I for the main design elements in this shirt. The ‘dazzle camouflage’ was a revolutionary concept from artist Norman Wilkinson, that…

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    Name and design for Enterprise VA Home unveiled

    ENTERPRISE, Ala. (WTVY) — The name and design for the Enterprise Veterans home have been decided. The committee combed through almost a dozen submissions for the honor. In the end, they chose a distinguished Vietnam veteran from Opelika. Command Sergeant Major Bennie Adkins was a Medal of Honor recipient with ties to the Wiregrass earning three degrees from Troy University. A unanimous decision by the State Board of Veterans Affairs for the Enterprise VA home “All the nominations were very good, very tough choice,” said Commissioner Kent Davis of the Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs. “I believe there were about 20 packages received by the State Board of Veterans Affairs…

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    After devastating fire, Portland home design business looks to rebuild itself

    A home renovation business whose Portland headquarters were destroyed by fire earlier this month is rebuilding itself — and assisting 10 other small businesses that were also damaged. Offices of Design Concepts were a “total loss,” according to founder and owner Carey Goltz, after a June 11 blaze ripped through a 26,000-square-foot warehouse complex at 160 Presumpscot St. But Design Concepts has reopened in showroom space used by a division of the company, Maine Floor Supply, next door at 142 Presumpscot St., Goltz said in an email to customers Monday. And she is looking for a new permanent location. “We appreciate your understanding as we continue to evolve our company…

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    Parade of Homes begins tomorrow at Augusta Lakes

    By Michael Gruber, President, Building Industry Association of Stark & East Central Ohio The 57th edition of the Parade of Homes takes place July 10-18 in Massillon at Augusta Lakes. This year’s show has five newly constructed homes – all showing off the latest in new home interior design, floor plans, technology, green building, and landscaping. These beautifully decorated homes are priced to start at $450,000 and feature a variety of architectural styles. This is a show that appeals to all types and generations of consumers – from first-time home buyers to empty nesters and especially those interested in building a new custom home. Augusta Lakes is located off Richville…

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    Sustainable and Green Home Design in 2021: Top Trends

    Interest in eco-friendly homes has grown rapidly in recent years at the public recognizes the impact of climate change and the critical importance of protecting the environment. As new materials, products, and techniques enter the market, trends in green and sustainable home design change as well. To look into what is trending among homeowners, Fixr.com surveyed 48 experts in the home remodeling and construction industry. The survey results provide insight into popular green home features that can help make your home more sustainable. Interest Increasing Due to Climate Change Concerns Sustainable and green home features aren’t exactly new. But in the last year as they stayed home and reconsidered their…

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    Home design ideas: Working with bold wallpaper in a kitchen

    Sally Staub and Hannah Ray have worked with the owner of this historical Northampton home a few times over the years. Most recently, the founders of Workroom Design Studio, based in Florence, remade the kitchen to match the owner’s vivacious personality. In addition to a spunky color scheme, the client asked for both an island and an eating nook so that her 9-year-old daughter would have a place to hang out, even if guests were present during meal prep. “The two areas are connected but they also stand alone,” Staub says. 1 The base of the island, painted Benjamin Moore French Beret, riffs off the background color of the wallpaper,…

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