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Turquoise painted wall
Interior Design

The 2018 Color of the Year | Sherwin Williams

Every year I look forward to seeing what the color masters over at Sherwin Williams are going to deem the coming years color of the year. This year, it is a very bold choice! The Sherwin Williams 2018 Color of the Year is Oceanside (SW 6496). It is a bright, deep blue color, reminiscent of a mixture of robin’s egg blue and turquoise. It would be a nice addition to an office to keep things bright and exciting, or for a living room to add some pizzazz and depth. Continue Reading

Draper Mansion
Real Estate

Laurel Park Lane | Luxury

List Price: Sold

Property Details: 5,842 square feet | 6 bedrooms | 5 bathrooms | .23 acres

Located in the prestigious Steeplechase neighborhood in Draper, this magnificent, stately home sits on a pristine lot that showcases panoramic views of the whole valley and the Great Salt Lake. The home features an open and spacious floor plan with rich hardwood floors, heavy solid-wood doors, vaulted ceilings, plantation shutters, and a beautiful grand staircase. Continue Reading

Adding a steam shower
Interior Design

Steam Shower Renovation | Before & After

This master bath was custom-built to be ADA accessible, which had both pros and cons. On the pro side, it was nice and roomy with 9-foot ceilings, and a gym-style shower that could practically fit an audience. On the negative side, it didn’t keep water inside of the shower area, and was cold and drafty. I hatched an idea to tile the ceiling and enclose the shower, which would essentially make it a steam shower, since no steam could escape unless the window was open.

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Brianna Davis Real estate agent
Real Estate

Live/Work Space | The Garage Mahal

List Price: Sold

Property Details: 1,736 square feet | 3 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms | .55 acres | 12+ garage

Every once in a while, you find a diamond-in-the-rough. This property was it. Listed on the MLS as a property with a 2-car garage, the photos told a totally different story. This property had what looked like 2 airplane hangars as garages, as well as a secondary structure with a 2-car garage and carport. My client and I pounced on it, and even won over a cash offer. This unique property was a dream come true for my client, and it was such a good deal, that he landed some instant equity! Continue Reading

mid century modern living room
Real Estate

It Pays To Use A Realtor

As you may have heard, it’s a seller’s market in Utah right now of epic proportions! Property owners may have had a fleeting thought to not use a Realtor because they assume their house will sell fast, but I say in this market, using a Realtor will pay for itself, and you may end up making more than you ever dreamed of on top of it. I recently sold a home, and I want to tell you all about it, and how we got the sellers $21,000 extra. Continue Reading

Garbett Built Home
Real Estate

Garbett Home | Green

List Price: Sold

Property Details: 3,234 square feet | 3 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms | .15 acres

This incredible Garbett-built home showcases Maple hardwood flooring and cabinetry, quartz counter-tops, a glass tile back-splash, stainless steel appliances and drawer pulls, oval doorknobs, and modern 3-panel doors. The house is perfect for main-level living, and has a roomy floor plan with soaring high ceilings. The home is super green and energy efficient, featuring geothermal heating and cooling, and an on-demand hot water heater that is preheated through the geothermal exchange. It’s a real gem of a house! Continue Reading