As any architect, builder or homeowner will say, the kitchen is the heart of the house. It’s where families and friends congregate not just for meals but often to socialize, do homework, pay bills and relax.
A new attraction planned for LaGrange will give visitors something to howl about. Great Wolf Lodge, located at exit 13 off I-85, about 68 miles southwest of Atlanta, will include a 93,000-square-foot water park.
Roy Otwell and Doug Henderson met in Atlanta in 2000 and became fast friends. The design-minded duo later decided to change careers and start Switch Modern, Atlanta’s go-to source for contemporary home furnishings, lighting and table-top accessories.
The most commonplace of materials, paper, turns out to be a surprisingly malleable, creative and expressive medium as seen in the artworks on view in “Pure Pulp: Contemporary Artists Working in Paper at Dieu Donné” at the Robert C.
Bonus rooms don’t have to be the drop zone for old furniture. They can be functional and fashionable spaces, even despite the challenges of trying to do too many things in the room or odd angles and dimensions.
As an Atlantan, you likely have your list of must-do's for out-of-town friends and family. Over 15,000 voices have chimed in for this week's Best of Atlanta poll, and our favorite landmark has been declared.
Geometric design is front and center in Judy Mozen’s and Randy Urquhart’s Roswell home. The stairway is wrapped around an octagon that serves as the heart of the multilevel home, topped with a glass skylight.
Name: Bharti Desai The home: A four-bedroom, two-bath home built in 1989 Where: Marietta Why she sold Bharti Desai, a CPA, put her rental property in Marietta up for sale because because the market had turned in favor of sellers, she said.
Environmental sustainability continues to remain popular in residential landscaping, as the American Society of Landscape Architects named harvesting rainwater and graywater as the top consumer trend for 2016.
At one time, the term “starter home” meant a modest house for a first-time buyer — a house with two or three bedrooms, maybe a garage, in an affordable area where a mortgage was cheaper than a rent payment.
Former Braves pitcher Tom Glavine gets to meet his “No. 1” fan in Decatur in June.Charles Robinson will be front and center when the Hall of Famer signs copies of his book “Inside Pitch: Playing and Broadcasting the Game I Love” at 7 p.
After decades of shoveling snow, a move south was on the horizon for a couple from Virginia. Jim and Sandy Schnarrs made numerous trips to states throughout the Sun Belt before they found a new home in the Atlanta suburb of Cumming.
Having a child can change a buyer’s priorities. Dustin and Trisha Roach considered what was missing from their neighborhood in Kansas City, Missouri, when they moved to Georgia with their 3-year-old son, Tyler.
Name: Scott OakleyThe home: A four-bedroom, three-and-a-half bath ranch home built in 1979Where: RoswellWhy he sold: Oakley, a corporate vice president of sales, wanted to move into the school district where his kids, Jake, 14, and Taylor, 12, attend middle school.
by Jill Vejnoska, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
A black man is charged with raping a white woman in a small Alabama town in the 1930s.A well-respected white lawyer from the area agrees to defend him, despite knowing it could prove an unpopular decision in that part of the segregated South.
Georgia writer Mary Hood, who won the Townsend Prize for Fiction last Thursday, said she was unprepared for the honor, not thinking her collection, “A Clear View of the Southern Sky,” would win, and was abashed at not having a pithy remark for the audience.
Finding activities to participate in along Atlanta's Beltline is easier than ever. Though the Beltline offers plenty of options for those who want to grab a drink or a bite to eat, the 22-mile-long loop along Atlanta's restored historic rail line is perfect for those who want to increase their activity while spending more time outdoors.