Thursday, February 25, 2016

2016 Home Trends are Posted on many Websites

As Spring is almost here and many websites have their 2016 interior home trends for everyone to see. There are some ideas that cross everyone's mind while there are some new and different. What does everyone else think?  Links are below for everyone to read and compare.

Yahoo's 9 Home Design Trends to Ditch
Paint company Behr's color trends of 2016
Improvenet 7 Kitchen Cabinet Trends to Watch in 2016
Pinterest Hottest Home Trends of 2016
Elle Decor's 10 Home Decor Trends that will be huge in 2016
National Association of Realtors Design Trends to Watch in 2016
Houzz 25 Design Trends in 2016

Also has gotten a website redesign. They are the Huntsville Madison County Tourism website.

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Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Google Fiber & Lumber Liquidators

Its been a rainy and wet start to the week. But there's been some important news to come out. Great news for the city of Huntsville and some informational awareness for everyone to take note of.

First Huntsville has been selected as the next city in Google Fiber's implementation. The press release from the city of Huntsville can be found here. This is great news for a city that's always on the edge of technological advancement. Also Huntsville will be the first city to have constructed its own fiber network. All other cities have had Google come in and build the physical network from the ground up. Additional articles can be found here: Motherboard, Fortune Magazine, USA Today.

The other story is about Lumber Liquidators. In the past they were in the news concerning formaldehyde. This report from the CDC builds off that report and notes that Chinese made laminate does have a higher risk of causing cancer.'s news story can be found here with additional links to other information associated with this news.

We will keep you updated on these stories.

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Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Huntsville named on Best Mid-sized Cities to Move to Make a Living

Once again, Huntsville has landed on a Best Of list. This time the list is Best Mid-sized Cities to Move to Make a Living. This list was put out by This list places Huntsville at #3. Also included on the list: #8 Cincinnati, #10 Raleigh, and #13 Minneapolis. Their rankings for Mid Sized cities includes some cities outside of the normal Census Bureau's definition for Mid Sized, which is less than 250,000 people. With these Best of lists, Huntsville continues to affirm is place as a wonderful place to live.

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Huntsville, Alabama claims another accolade

Huntsville, Alabama has another feather in its cap after Livability made Huntsville its #1 pick for Most Affordable Place to Live for 2016. Huntsville outpaced Provo, UT; Bismarck, ND; and Rochester, MN. Huntsville has held its place in many of Livability's best places lists. Click above to read Livability's article on the Top 10 Affordable Places to Live for 2016.

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