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Scottsdale art collector to auction off museum-quality collection

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A museum-quality collection of fine art will be auctioned in a North Scottsdale home near the Troon North community on Saturday, February 25. Scottsdale-based J. Levine Auction & Appraisal is handling the auction, which features hundreds of original paintings and sculptures along with the home’s furniture, décor and other household items. A free preview will… Read More →

Visit 100 art studios in a day with Celebration of Fine Art

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Scottsdale is home to some of the finest art in Arizona, and through March 26 folks have the opportunity to visit 100 artists’ studios in less than one day at the Celebration of Fine Art. On the southeast corner of Hayden Road and the Loop 101, the 27 Annual Celebration of Fine Art is open… Read More →

Plumbing Masters offers tips for upgrades and fixes

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Making your home beautiful is one thing, but making sure it’s in working order is a whole other beast to tackle. Thankfully, there are so many easy repair tips and simple upgrades that can pay off big time and keep your home (and your family!) happy for years to come. “Whether you have a big… Read More →

Taylor Morrison will introduce new floor plans at Ironhorse

Taylor Morrison
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Home builder Taylor Morrison will unveil seven new home designs at Ironhorse, a North Scottsdale community. The public grand opening event will take place Saturday, Feb. 18, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. “Taylor Morrison’s new home designs at Ironhorse were developed with area homebuyers in mind,” said Todd Hahn, vice president of sales and marketing for Taylor Morrison’s Phoenix… Read More →

Have a flowery Spring with free garden workshops

Free garden workshops
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Begin the New Year with new ways to take care of your plants. Keep Phoenix Beautiful invites residents for its second free garden workshop series where locals can learn how to take care of their desert gardens with expert instructors. From water sourcing, tree pruning and irrigation methods, there’s a variety of topics to choose… Read More →

Explore the beauty of Cave Creek homes at home tour

Cave Creek homes
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The Cave Creek Museum is hosting its “Home and Garden Tour” on Sunday, March 12, showcasing the beauty of western traditional and modern homes in Cave Creek. The tour runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and serves as the Cave Creek Museum’s biggest-fund raising event. The Museum will open early on March 12 to… Read More →

Scottsdale luxury home developers win outdoor award

Scottsdale luxury home developer
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Talon Ranch in Scottsdale, a luxury home community by Toll Brothers, won a Gold Award at The Nationals 2017, an annual competition honoring the best in new home sales, marketing and design. The Trovilla model was the winner for the Best Outdoor Living Space. The Trovilla model’s outdoor space:   Photos courtesy of Toll Brothers… Read More →

10-week Arizona Fine Art Expo begins Jan. 13

Arizona Fine Art EXPO
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Renowned artists from across the globe will make the beautiful Sonoran Desert in North Scottsdale home for 10 weeks as they create original pieces of fine art. The Arizona Fine Art EXPO begins Friday, January 13 and runs through Sunday, March 26 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily under the “festive white tents” at 26540 N. Scottsdale Rd.,… Read More →

On the Edge Gallery to host wine and design

On the Edge Gallery
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On the Edge Gallery is hosting a wine and design event for architects and interior designers who will be able to meet local artists and enter drawings for original artwork. The event is Feb. 22 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. There will be drawings for $1,000 worth of original artwork along with gift card giveaways. Interior designers… Read More →

Pfister plumbing fixtures announces upcoming product lines

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Home and kitchen faucet company, Pfister, has three new faucet products and collections as it gears up to unveil a new faucet concept, Water Over Wire, at the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show in January in Orlando. Water Over Wire consists of three new faucet concepts. A handle-less faucet will be introduced as well as a… Read More →

Maricopa County Home & Garden Show celebrates 25 years

Maricopa County Home & Garden Show
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The Maricopa County Home & Garden Show will mark 25 years of innovation, ideas and inspiration in 2017 with its slated five shows for 2017. In 1993, the inaugural show featured 218 booths. During the weekend of January 13-15, the first of five shows in 2017 kicked off the 25th year with nearly 1,100 booths. The first… Read More →

Ventless fireplaces allow you to transform your home

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Many homes in Arizona are designed without a fireplace, for good reason too during the hot months, but when it does get cold enough in the home the lack of a fireplace is all too apparent. The idea of a fireplace in the home for the winter, holidays or when you’re relaxing is a romantic… Read More →

SRP stresses safety with holiday lighting, decorations

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As the Valley’s largest electric provider SRP is encouraging customers to stay safe this holiday season as they bring decorative lights, surge protectors and extension cords out of storage to celebrate the holidays. Each year, fire departments across the country respond to hundreds of home structure fires that begin with Christmas trees or holiday lights,… Read More →

Tips for turning your heater on properly as temps drop

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A chill has finally settled over Arizona, and as you start to consider blasting your furnace to make the inside climate feel like the desert once more, you first might want to consider some tips from Goettl Air Conditioning. Turning on the heater for the first time in months after a long summer can cause… Read More →

5 tips to lower energy bills this winter

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With Thanksgiving already over, the holidays are in full swing, and that means ovens, stove tops and holiday lights are in high demand, and your energy bill could see an increase. If you don’t want to see a power bill increase during the season of cheer, here are 5 tips to lower energy bills this winter from SRP:… Read More →