May/June 2020

Articles from May/June 2020 Issue

stephanie's nephew
Editor’s Notes: May/June
“This is so fun!” My 4-year-old nephew exclaimed to his almost 2-year-old brother the... Read more
condo with various houseplants
6 Tips to Incorporate Greenery in Your Home
Being confined inside for the last couple of months may have you feeling a little stir-crazy. One... Read more
nick nacks
7 Fun Childhood-Inspired Décor
Just because you’re a grown-up doesn’t mean you’re not allowed to have fun. Seek... Read more
rock garden
Creating a Rock Garden for Your Backyard
The beauty of a rock garden is in its simplicity. By design and material, it is a low-maintenance... Read more
modern teal kitchen
Rebuilding for Multigenerational Living
The owner of this honolulu property was at a crossroads. Her family home had been well maintained... Read more
charming home living room
Kaimuki Home Renovation Keeping Its Vintage Charm
The allure of being steps away from the bustle of coffee shops, restaurants and niche stores is... Read more
multigenerational home remodel by s. tanaka construction
Ask the Expert: Multigenerational Home Builds
Hawaii residents are no strangers to living with multiple generations under one roof. Everyone... Read more
wide entryway created to allow east of access
Preparing Your Home for Generations
Hawaii is no stranger to multigenerational living. The practice is becoming more commonplace, and... Read more
golden hardware
3 Modern Hardware Styles for Your Cabinetry
We can get pretty hardcore about hardware, especially when it comes to small-effort, big-return... Read more
kitchen remodel by s. tanaka construction
Modifications for Aging in Place
This year, it is estimated that 55 million people will be 65 and older, compared to 40.3 million in... Read more
cambria countertops
20 New Quartz Countertop Styles for Your Home Redesign
From white with sparks of color to black and gray-based hues, Cambria’s latest surfaces go... Read more
family-friendly furnishings
3 Key Factors to Have in Family-Friendly Furnishings
As we spend more time indoors, it’s important to ensure the needs of your family members are... Read more
Make Way for Baby
There are many decisions and exciting plans to be made before a new baby arrives. A favorite among... Read more
renovation sketches
Keys to a Successful Remodel
Many homeowners are unsure about how to get started on a remodeling project. Prior to retaining an... Read more
vinyl flooring samples
6 Floorings You’ll be Falling for
When it comes to aging in place, it’s important to consider what’s beneath your feet.... Read more