Pinterest - Best Idea Board Ever!
Pinterest is a social network, and a tool that allows users to discover and share ideas in every imaginable way. With over 100 million active users, it's one of the fastest growing networks since the "invention" of the Internet. As an early adopter and beta user, I did experience their growing pains, glitches and outages, yet slowly became a more prolific user. More and more evenings were spent pinning, and less on watching TV or skimming through magazines. Before I final
Amazing Extreme Makeovers - Part 3
In looking through our portfolio I had lost count of just how many large renovations we have done over the past years...my how those transformations creep up on you...so here are a few more beauties...before and after. #CurbAppeal #ExtremeMakeover #Renovation
Amazing Extreme Makeovers - Part 2
If you liked seeing our Before and Afters in Part 1...here a few more real life "move that bus" extreme makeovers...ala Anders & Terry style - renovation vs. tear down. #CurbAppeal #ExtremeMakover #StuccooverBrick #PrettyLandscaping
Fall Gardening - Much to Do!
Fall is the best time, the only time to freshen up your garden and landscape for fall...but more importantly this is the time to do the work to make your yard shine next Spring. As a long-time gardener, I have learned through trial and tribulation that timing is everything....and that Mother Nature has her way with the calendar...so head the signal of cooler weather and get going on these fun and gratifying chores. Scalp and over seed your lawn with a blend of fescue and rye
Amazing Extreme Makeovers - Part 1
We are blessed with the gift of being able to visualize possibilities; add the good luck of being creative, and throw in Anders' "MacGyver" tendencies...and you end up with the surprising ingredients which have allowed us the good fortune of transforming many homes into things of beauty...when some might wonder that why the house wasn't just torn down. There can be many reasons for the choice of renovate vs. build new...but here are some great examples of the renovation rout
Outdoor Living & Crackling Fires
You can always smell the change of season - when the dog days of summer finally fade away and we welcome the fresh, cooler air of Autumn. When the trees begin to show their colorful personalities, it's time for the season's first pot of chili, sweaters and a crackling fire. We started building outdoor rooms with fireplaces years ago...long before they were as prevalent as they are today. These rooms and fireplaces really extend the enjoyment of your outdoor space...here ar
King of the Kitchen Tour -
Not sure whether it's the 1000 hand-rolled Swedish meatballs Anders fries in butter the day of the tour - or curiosity about what our latest kitchens look like...either way we see lots of familiar faces and enjoy this opportunity to showcase our work. #FabulousKitchens #GourmetCooking #GlassDoorFrig #Lovethelighting
Welcome to our new site - atdwellings.com
We are in the business of updating homes....so after 17 years it was time to update our website...the Internet home of AC Dwellings. Anders built our business working with clients and their homes - one house at a time...fast forward a few years and it was time for help...enter Terry into the business...fast forward a few more years and we realized that it is also time to make sure the name of our company is reflective of what we do..and that is our team approach to transform