September 2019

Articles from September 2019 Issue

Radar: Natural Wood Flooring Envy
We’re simply floored by the sheer volume of fabulous flooring found at Pacific American... Read more
Industry Watch: AIA Honolulu’s Canstruction® Competition
Homeowners, builders and those who simply appreciate good design are invited to cheer on the... Read more
Designing a Home with Pets in Mind
Our pets are part of our family, so it’s important to include them in the design process of... Read more
Choosing the Perfect Windows for Your Home
Hawaii is home to some of the most unique landscapes in the world. From the breathtaking valleys to... Read more
Create Your Family's Emergency Kit During National Preparedness Month
September marks National Preparedness Month and with hurricane season already upon us —... Read more
The Landscaping on this Kailua Beachside Haven Provides Peace and Privacy
The soft sounds of rolling waves and swaying coconut trees fill the backyard of this Kailua beach... Read more
5 Downsizing Do's
Downsizing can seem daunting, but it offers tons of financial and emotional benefits in the long... Read more
HomeWorld Furniture Brings the Beach Vibes
Living on an island doesn’t necessarily mean the beach is your backyard. In fact, if your... Read more
Plus Interiors Transforms Underutilized Spaces
Tight corners, bare walls and odd-shaped crevices —  every home has them, but not... Read more
Can You Spot the Rendering at Homeworks Construction?
If you watch design shows on TV, chances are you’re familiar with visual walk-throughs... Read more
Pacific American Lumber: Where Sparks Fly
Pacific American Lumber has been bringing progressive and cutting-edge building materials to... Read more
Pacific Home's Furniture is Hand-Selected and Eco-Conscious
Known for custom furnishings and hand-picked, cutting-edge pieces, Pacific Home continues to... Read more
Design Trends Construction Covers You From Start to Finish
Hiring multiple companies during a new build or remodel is not uncommon. The team at Design... Read more
Results Design + Planning Plays to its Employees' Strengths
The Results Design + Planning crew is a group of design professionals with distinctive... Read more
Make an Outdoor Statement by Adding a Fire Pit to Your Home
Spicing up your outdoor area means striking just the right balance between keeping things stylish... Read more
An Architect Designs a New Beach House at Maili Point for His Sister
Siblings Geoffrey and Kim Lewis grew up making memories at this Maili point property. It’s... Read more
Express Yourself With These 3 Hawaii Artists, and Our Art-Buying Tips
Adorning your home with art is as much about sentiment as it is about aesthetics. Selecting artwork... Read more
Editor's Notes September 2019
My family’s beach house was struck by lightning.  It happened on Black Friday, when... Read more