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Living the Homesteader Life

After building and renovating homes for others in the High Desert, I finally found a place to call my own. It was worth the wait.

Dave McAdam Current Digital, Home & Design, Real Estate

I’ve been building and renovating homes in the High Desert for a long time, including my most recent effort, Homestead Modern. But until recently, I was the proverbial cobbler without shoes — never having lived in any of my projects. That changed a little over two years ago when I stumbled upon one of the humblest — and most forlorn

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The Case for Black

Many designers won’t touch it for desert living. But when used smartly and sparingly, always-chic black proves there’s no reason to be afraid of the dark.

Lisa Marie Hart Current Digital, Home & Design, Real Estate

Many desert designers won’t touch black. But when used smartly and sparingly like at The Hideaway proves there’s no reason to be afraid of the dark.

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Tearing Down the Walls

Enlisted to customize a “big-box” house in a planned community, designer Sean Gaston took one look at the 1970s building with its ’80s interior and called in a demo crew.

Lisa Marie Hart Current Digital, Home & Design, Real Estate

Enlisted to customize a house at The Springs in Rancho Mirage, designer Sean Gaston took one look at the 1970s building and called in a demo crew.

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Holiday Hideaway

Vacation rental properties with a gourmet kitchen offer a comfortable way to entertain at home — just not your home.

Lisa Marie Hart Current Digital, Home & Design

Vacation rental properties with a gourmet kitchen, like from Oranj Palm Vacation Homes, offer a comfortable way to entertain at home — just not your home.