3 Hot Home-Staging Tips to Attract Home Buyers

by Bebe Brown on August 27, 2018

As the housing market becomes more competitive, the demand for professional home-staging is growing. Staging a house can increase its sale price by up to 15%, according to a December 2017 report by the National...

Putting a Fresh Face on a Dandy of a Place

by Leslie Barrett on July 11, 2018

Just 100 miles northeast of Dallas you’ll find the charming little town of Mount Vernon, with a quaint but thriving town square and a solid sense of community. Historically thought of as a weekend lake...

Fun Fresh Foodie Hacks: Curating Pickled Vegetables At Home

by Katie Kuchta on July 9, 2018

In Texas, it is pretty easy to grow a bountiful garden of heat-loving vegetables. Today, pickling part of your harvest is gaining popularity once more after a few decades of gardeners not taking advantage of...

Building Houses, Creating Homes, Redefining Luxury in the Hill Country

by Jessica Pickett on June 20, 2018

In the backyard of America’s seventh largest city, New Braunfels lures locals and visitors again and again with its perfect blend of vibrant German heritage, verdant wine country and chic, modern luxury set against an...

Get Your Garden Buzzing: 12 Must-Plant Pollinator-Friendly Flowers

by Melinda Myers on June 19, 2018

Fill your garden with colorful annuals that you and the pollinators can enjoy all season long. Look for outstanding varieties chosen by All-America Selections, a nonprofit plant trialing organization, to brighten your garden, attract pollinators and...

5 Great Gardening Tips for Small Spaces

by Katie Kuchta on June 7, 2018

More Texans than not live with limited outdoor space. No surprise, when you consider the size of the major metropolitan areas of Texas, like Dallas---which is marked as the 6th fastest growing area in the...

Add Gardening Space, Beauty and Ease with Elevated Gardens

by Melinda Myers on April 16, 2018

Elevate your gardens to waist high level for convenience and easy access. Elevated gardens are easy on your back and knees and are perfect for the patio, balcony, deck or any area where a bit...

The Art of Waterwise Gardening

by Melinda Myers on April 10, 2018

Making a few changes in your garden care can yield great benefits. Less time and water wasted means more time for you to relax or entertain friends and family in your beautiful landscape.  Water is...

Wedding & Housewarming Gifts Galore

by The TLM Team on April 6, 2018

Spring brings fresh starts with weddings, graduations and new homes. Whether you’re looking for a housewarming gift,  something beyond the wedding registry or have a first apartment to furnish, check out our perfect picks below....