August 2016

Articles from August 2016 Issue

Are you covered?
[Brought to you by First Insurance Company of Hawaii] This month, our cover was destroyed by an... Read more
The House of Hope
The moment you take off your slippers to step into the home of Dale Hope, you instantly realize he... Read more
Radar: Shape Up
Whether it's for your floor, wall, shower or pool, there are seemingly endless options of tile... Read more
Destination: Na Lama Kukui
Boutique shopping center offers a collection of high-quality design, home décor, lifestyle and... Read more
Editor's Note
They’re hiding in the shoebox of mementos tucked away on the highest shelf in the corner of... Read more
Second Draft
Some homes send a signal that says: “You are meant to live here.” The house that... Read more
Trash Talk
Let this message be a hopeful one, because we have made progress. Although we are generating more... Read more
Making an Entrance
Hawaii Home + Remodeling: How is the entry important to the overall design of a home?... Read more
6 Tips for Buying a Refrigerator
It’s the most used appliance in any kitchen. That’s why it pays to take special care... Read more
Cool It Now
Sweating it out again this summer? One of the most popular forms of air conditioning in Hawaii... Read more
Start at the Bottom
This long-term investment might last the lifetime of your home. The fun part is choosing materials... Read more
Form & Function
When this busy family of three came to kitchen designer Jessica Omoto of Homeowners Design Center,... Read more
At Home
We recently photographed a stunning condo for our small-spaces issue that featured a beautiful... Read more
Get a Grip
Today's selection of eclectic knobs and pulls can help you get a handle on your space. Dress up... Read more
An Open-and-Shut Case
As a very visible design element of a home, it’s important to make sound cabinetry choices.... Read more
What is it?
Ribbed on the outside like a screw and hollow in the center, Micropiles are fitted with carbide... Read more
Great Idea
Sleek, modern, flush and practical, the Bosch 24-inch kitchen is the perfect choice for condo... Read more
Monthly Maintenance
For most people, a home is the largest investment they’ll ever make. That’s why it... Read more
Remodel Your Home Right
The 2016 BIA-Hawaii Remodel It Right Expo will be Aug. 12-14 at the Neal S. Blaisdell Center... Read more