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Interior of family room featuring wood-paneled floors and ceilings and a fireplace surrounded by windows.

How To Renovate a House (And, Avoid Nine Common Mistakes!)

So You’re Ready to Renovate Your House…
… now what? 
As much as we’d like to tell you that remodeling your home will be a snap, we all know it’s a bit more complicated than that. 
Most people don’t know the ins and outs of how to renovate a house.

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Luxury inground pool featuring three lit coal pits on the ledge of the pool with water pouring into the pool.

Seven Upgrades That Make Dream Pools Even Dreamier

When you build a pool from scratch, it can be anything you want it to be. 
The possibilities are endless. Coupled with all of the latest advancements and technologies in construction, builders are able to bring dream pools to life better than ever. 
Darlington Designs has been specializing in the

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Shell of in-ground pool being built with large piles of dirt surrounding it.

What Is the In-Ground Pool Installation Process Really Like?

When you think about building a pool, you probably envision the end product. 
Don’t get us wrong, building a pool is all about the end product, but, sometimes homeowners overlook the work it takes to get there. 
The in-ground pool installation process is an intricate series of steps that homeowners

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Children playing with water guns in a custom-built, in-ground pool in a home’s backyard with a waterfall.

Seven Tips on How to Choose the Best Pool Contractor

So You’ve Decided You Want to Build a Pool…
However, the decisions don’t stop there. One of the most important choices is selecting which pool contractor you’ll hire to complete the job. 
How do you know which qualities are most important? Or which questions to ask? 
Taking the time

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Modern outdoor kitchen, featuring stainless steel appliances, grill, sink, and chopped wood storage.

What an Outdoor Living Space Can Do for Your Family

Most families have a designated “family room” or “playroom” in their homes where families can spend quality time together and create memories. 
Did you ever think that another great family room could be hiding in plain sight? Right in your backyard? 
Transforming your backyard into an outdoor living space will

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