Summer After Summer: 10 Everyday Pools


Who says summer has to be over? Fall is officially underway but in Texas, the crisp leaves, pumpkin decor and cool weather could come around a little later.

Soak up the sun and decide for yourself when summer ends with these fabulous backyard pools.

3652MAPLEWOOD_POOL

3652 Maplewood Avenue | Highland Park | $2,995,000

 

9925Hathaway_POOL

9925 Hathaway | Preston Hollow | $1,900,000

 

6731-brookshire_POOL

6731 Brookshire Drive | Preston Hollow | $1,850,000

 

39_6905_Forest_Glen_POOL

6905 Forest Glen Drive | North Dallas | $1,495,000

 

37_2908SouthwesternBlvd_POOL

2908 Southwestern Boulevard | University Park | $1,375,000

 

1006turnberry_POOL

1006 Turnberry Lane | Southlake | $1,350,000

 

4441-hockaday-dr_OPENHOUSE

4441 Hockaday Drive | Hockaday | $1,100,000

 

6-glenmeadow_POOL

6 Glenmeadow Court | North Dallas | $995,000

 

9428-biscayne-POOL

9428 Biscayne Boulevard | The Peninsula | $899,000

 

34_906Salmon_POOL

906 Salmon Drive | Kessler Park | $597,000

 

The Latest Home Decor Trends For 2019


Whether you are looking to overhaul your space or simply change a few accents to update your favorite room, we have researched some of the hottest trends to help you modernize your favorite room. Take a look at some of our favorite home décor trends and get inspired to update your abode.

 

ANTIQUE PIECES

These pieces are trending in the design space in a big way. Incorporate an antique into your living or dining room area for an interesting conversation piece.

pop of color

ADD A POP OF COLOR

Update a space with a rich pop of color for fall. Pinks and greens are go-to colors for many but for a bold statement, incorporate rich reds in pillows, curtains or furnishings.

orange

EMBRACE ORANGE

Fall’s staple color orange has been an accent color for years and now, it is coming into its own. For a daring change, try orange walls or flooring in your space.

 

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BOLD BIOPHILIA

Embrace the outdoors with a biophilic design in your home. Incorporate plants or highlight your garden area to bring the outdoors in.

 

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Transition Your Home Decor for Fall


 

Transition Your Home Decor for Fall

 

With autumn just around the corner, it’s time to prepare your home for the new season.

 

Rich, warm hues and the coziest textiles are just some of the items you’ll be yearning for this fall.

 

Read our list below to ensure your home is autumn-ready.

 

Change your Palette

 

Step into the fall mindset by first changing your home’s color palette, whether it’s in small accessories or textiles. Even if the summer sun continues to go strong through mid-November, it can still feel like fall in your home if you’re surrounded by rich hues of burgundy and mustard.

 

For further depth, add in a festive plaid or exotic animal print in a pillowcase or blanket.

 

Layer Textiles

 

While faux fur throws may have to wait for now, there is still an opportunity to layer in the early North Texas autumn.

 

Exchange more summery pillows for darker velvet accents.

 

Add linen blankets in dark grays or forest greens while it’s still warm. When the weather gets more chilly, create more texture in your home by layering cashmere and faux fur throws.

 

Create a Spark

 

Fall is the ultimate time to light a candle. Not only do they create the perfect cozy ambience, candles can evoke the season quickly through scent.

 

Light candles with muskier scents, such as a classic pumpkin spice or woody scent, to get you in the mood for cooler weather.

 

Play with Food

 

For the easiest transition into fall decor, display seasonal fruits.

 

Not only do fresh fruits bring life and vibrancy into the home, they add Mother Nature’s favorite seasonal colors.

 

Showcase crisp apples and pears in an earthenware bowl or wicker basket, then, when you’re ready, incorporate them into a delicious apple pie.

 

Read more autumnal ideas on our blog:

Back-to-School Bedtime Routine Tips

Easy, Quick and Green Ways to Keep Your Home Warm 

Mark the Fall Season with Warm Scents