Posts by Nickie Zepeda

Visit Santa Clause in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

5 Best Places to Visit Santa Clause near Coeur d’Alene, Idaho We live in the most beautiful county in the world and Coeur d’Alene, Idaho transforms itself into a magical winter wonderland. Make sure to visit downtown Coeur d’Alene during this holiday season and feel the energetic Christmas spirit, visit Santa’s workshop, explore the festive…

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Real Estate Market Updates for Kootenai County

Wondering what’s going on in our local Kootenai County Housing Market? Connected North Idaho has you covered!  It is hot and it is not slowing down any time soon! Year to date homes sold is up 4% (2,941 homes) with the average Median Home price up 12% ($278K). The active listings continue to drop down,…

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Is your Bathroom ready for the Holidays?

The Holiday Season is upon us! Most people think about getting their homes ready for the holiday season by bringing out the festive décor to celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas. As we clean for company, prepare the guest rooms for family visits, and begin the transfer of harvest cheer to Christmas joy, let us keep in…

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Front Doors are the New Windows to the Soul!

With the beautiful fall and Halloween décor lining our yards and front doors we wanted to remind everyone the importance front doors. Our front doors have never been more important as they are today. Long are the days of stock doors used to keep people out, they are now equally important to invite them in!…

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Curb less showers aren’t just for seniors anymore!

One of the standard requirements in ADA (American with Disabilities Act) bathrooms are lipless or curb less showers to accommodate wheelchairs/walkers for disabled, fall risk, or aging in place people but let’s not discriminate…. streamlined or linear drains are for everyone! The future of our bathroom design is linear drains. Linear shower drains or infinity…

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Back to School Home Tips for Tuesday

Back to school is in full swing! Our new alarms went off, 1st day of school pictures were proudly taken of all the kiddos, lunches were packed and away they went! Now what? Besides the extra cup of coffee we may have enjoyed in peace this morning, there’s much to do. Carving out that important…

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Homework, Kitchen Islands, and Stools !

Trending this Tuesday is study space! Tip for Tuesday; devote a space for homework on your kitchen island! What a week we have entering the last days of Summer in North Idaho! For Kootenai County, it’s the last week of summer before our children go back to school. We enter our Holiday Labor Day Weekend…

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The Penny called & said, “Piece out Nickel”!

Nickel, chrome, stainless steel, cold, crisp, clean finishes are being phased out with enticing warm metals like copper, brass, bronze and golds. The coppers paved the way into our kitchens and now all are the warm metals are invited to the party!They are welcomed in our kitchens, bathrooms, lighting, and statement pieces throughout out our…

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50 Shades of Beige

If color reflects one’s mood, what is the mood of our future interior design telling us? As we drive into the future wave goodbye to 50 shades of Grey (they will begin to appear in our rear view mirror), and Say hello to 50 shades of Beige as they are steering us into the future.…

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