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A Look Inside This Close-to-Campus Retreat

Among Chapel Hill's archetypal stately historic homes, Jeremy Salemson’s on Country Club Road stands out. Rich caramel-colored stained wood shutters and doors accent the...

A Hospitable Home with Heart

Walk into the Woodfin household and you are apt to be greeted with drinks and hors d’oeuvres, no matter the time of day. “Would...

Designing an Airy, Expansive Home Without an Inch of Wasted Space

It started with a fireplace. Stephen and Ann Aylward were living in a traditional house with a gas fireplace, and building codes wouldn’t allow...

Revamped Home Nestled in the Heart of Downtown Offers a Cozy Abode

This story originally appeared in our March 2015 issue. Like many first-time homebuyers, Alex and Kate Sayre had criteria in mind that they were unwilling...

Traditional Townhome Transformed into Modern Oasis

Walking into the foyer is like exhaling a deep breath: relaxing and grounding and blithe. The palette is neutral, and the vibe is hip and...

Palette & Parlor Pieces Together Timeless Designs

This story originally was published in our March 2015 issue. Somewhere between strolling Copenhagen’s streets and dinner parties with Danish friends, Ivy Simon dreamed up...

Peek Inside this Hillsborough Homestead

To call this homestead 'pastoral' is an understatement. The house sits on 25 acres that seem worlds away from downtown Hillsborough, though it’s a 10-minute...

7 Swoonworthy Rooms to Inspire You

If you're looking to change up your home's look, flip through these stunning rooms for some inspiration. Swoonworthy Rooms There's plenty of room to grow in Dave...

Confessions of a Neat Freak

One of the most interesting things about my job is the sneak peek into people’s private lives. I often describe my work as a...

Techie Transforms a Farm Into a Home

This was originally published in out September/October 2014 issue. Kimberly Jenkins must choose her words carefully. She methodically plans out what she’s going to say...