The Plant Gallery9401 Airline Dr. • 504-488-8887 • 800-545-2499 • www.theplantgallery.com Home and Garden2033 Hwy. 190 • Covington • 985-875-7576Expand your living space this spring with our new, exclusive line of all weather wicker collection. Solid aluminum framing with with all weather wicker designed to endure the elements while providing exceptional comfort and sleek clean lines. […]
Greetings!On behalf of the Home Builders Association of Greater New Orleans, we’d like to welcome you to the 2009 New Orleans Home and Garden Show. We think that you’re going to be amazed at the variety and quality of exhibits, programs, products and services in this year’s show! Please take an opportunity to browse the […]
The world of real estate has always had its challenges, but the faltering economy has made it even trickier to navigate. On the one hand, it’s a buyer’s market, with prices falling and more great options available than ever. On the other hand, it can be difficult to find financing, with banks and credit companies […]
Junior League of New Orleans in partnership with Cabinets by DesignKitchen Tour for Children’s EducationSaturday, April 4, 2009 • 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Kitchen Tour is a self-guided tour of 10 amazing kitchens in the fabulous Audubon Park and Faubourg St. John neighborhoods. The JLNO Kitchen Tour for Children’s Education continues to support […]
The Uptown home of designer Tanga Winstead is the epitome of eclectic the way eclectic is done in New Orleans. The bargeboard cottage shows classic turn-of-the-century features and maps out its own history from a double to a corner sweet shop to a single. Inside this interesting old shell, each piece of furniture and art […]
Owned by Alessandra Franklin and Rodrigo Ribeiro, Pro-Vision Paving provides all services related to “hardscapes,” such as driveways, walkways, pool decks, patios and retaining walls. The two established their business in 2003, and they continue to strive to provide personal, knowledgeable service. They are “vested in the satisfaction” of their customers and believe that their […]
The first time I ever heard the phrase “February blahs,” I was still living in New Orleans, and I thought: “What? February is Carnival! February is Valentine’s Day! February is awesome!” Then I moved to Missouri. After a couple of Missouri winters, March became my favorite month simply by virtue of not being February. And […]
With state and federal tax incentives, solar panels are more affordable than ever, and since 2008, South Coast Solar has been combining energy-efficient measures with renewable energy for residential and commercial establishments. The business is owned by Chief Executive Officer Tucker Crawford and Chief Technology Officer Scott Oman, and with their staff of 15, they run […]
Fancy FaucetsTrends may come and go, but precious stones are always en vogue. With that in mind, THG Paris has created the Vogue Collection to bring a little “bling-bling” into the bathroom. The luxury bath series features exotic gems, including turquoise, gray agate, rose quartz, smoky quartz and amethyst. THG Paris, 954/425-8225, or go to […]
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The Plant Gallery 9401 Airline Dr. • 504-488-8887 • 800-545-2499 • www.theplantgallery.com
Home and Garden 2033 Hwy. 190 • Covington • 985-875-7576 Expand your living space this spring with our new, exclusive line of all weather wicker collection. Solid aluminum framing with with all weather wicker designed to endure the elements while providing exceptional comfort and sleek clean lines. Additional pieces available in stock at Home and Garden in Covington and The Plant Gallery in New Orleans. This collection is featured on the pool deck at a major hotel in New Orleans.
Coburn’s Kitchen and Bath 2770 West Church • Suite 3 • Hammond 985-340-1791 359 Pontchartrain Dr.• Slidell • 985-643-5262 849 Commercial Dr. • Harvey • 504-348-2042 Coburn’s Kitchen and Bath Showrooms are the place to find the most extraordinary outdoor kitchen appliances and accessories. Make your outdoor entertaining the best it can be with our extensive selection, great prices, and exceptional service. Come in and make your selections today.
Canopy 1382 Magazine St. • 504-301-4347• fax 888-510-3807 Canopy offers a complete lineup of ENERGY STAR rated exterior lighting fixtures that, as with all products at Canopy are Green. By selecting ENERGY STAR lighting, you will reduce your energy bills and help protect the environment. Canopy also has ENERGY STAR Compact Florescent bulbs that are both dimmable and rated for outdoor use. These bulbs are ideal for exterior security lights.
Spruce LLC 304 S. Diamond St. • 504-400-7449 • www.sprucenola.com Spruce Eco-Studio is a design studio and showroom featuring eco friendly building products, finishes, fabrics, and home décor. Our showroom includes the most innovative and stylish green products on the market. Greenform planters and Les Indiennes table linens are a couple of the outdoor living items exclusively at Spruce.
Landscape Images 655 Central Ave. • 504-734-8380 Landscape Images is a Design- Build- Maintenance firm with 25 years experience of transforming your personal outdoor spaces. From casual pools and patios to formal gardens our talented team will make it happen. Protect you investment by adding our unique maintenance program with flexible levels of control.
Action Flooring 3540 Toulouse St. • 504-488-1250 Spring is coming and now is the time to get your porches and patios ready for outdoor living! Action Flooring has all of your outdoor needs covered with a complete selection of natural stone, pavers, outdoor carpet, and granite countertops for your outdoor kitchen.
S.M.I.L.E. INC. 1401 Distributors Row Suite G • Jefferson • 504-208-5695 • www.smileinc.com S.M.I.L.E. Inc. of New Orleans focuses on mid to high-end residential homes providing unique insight on how to properly integrate current technology trends into today’s lifestyles. Our experienced design consultants are masters at developing creative technology solutions that preserve the home’s architectural beauty, while enhancing the homeowners’ lifestyles by providing such technologies as Home Theater Systems, Flat panel TVs, Home Automation, and Security Systems.
ADGAS Outdoor Cooking Products 504-943-0853 • www.AdGasNewOrleans.com “The Great Outdoor Cooking Center” GJK Built-In Grill completes your outdoor living experience. The 54,000 BTU, stainless steel grill includes 902 sq. in. of cooking area and a custom made, stainless steel double side cooker is available for install. ADGAS is your local provider for installation and service of gas barbecues and gas lights.
Pieri Tile & Marble Co. Inc. 3622 Toulouse St. • 504-488-1509 Pieri Tile & Marble Co., Inc., the premier stone company in the greater New Orleans area has been helping local New Orleanians with their exterior and interior stone and tile needs for over 40 years. With a solid reputation as the best in the industry, The Pieri team is well respected by generations of homeowners and contractors alike. Call or visit our showroom for the latest selection of flagstone, granite, marble, travertine and limestone.
South Coast Solar 733 Saint Joseph St. • 504-529-7869 • www.southcoastsolar.com South Coast Solar is a locally owned, New Orleans, Louisiana-based contractor specializing in the design and installation of high-performance solar powered systems. Our dedicated solar energy consultants and factory trained technicians are committed to helping homeowners, businesses, and governmental organizations move from concept to turnkey operation of solar panel electric and solar panel thermal energy systems. Thanks to the Louisiana solar tax credit, renewable energy is booming in the Louisiana Gulf South. Solar panels are more affordable than ever with state and federal tax incentives.
Oops Décor 1119 Josephine St. • 504-410-1450 • oopsdecor.com Oops Décor features new and previously owned consignment furniture, home décor and art work, including items for the patio, sunroom or porch. Owner Katie Koch is also your source for outdoor cushions, pillows and more.
Exterior Designs, Inc by Beverly Katz 504-866-0276 An expert of outdoor spaces, Beverly Katz has been designing outdoor “rooms” since 1971. Her trademarks are innovative pool designs for both renovated and new pools and the New Orleans- style courtyard. Her award-winning designs are perfect for any “problem” you need solved in your outdoor area.
JoAnn Kostik Interior Designer LLC 504-832-0522 JoAnn Kostik is a licensed Interior Designer for the state of Louisiana. Her interior design firm works with homeowners to builders to custom design the interior/exterior of a home. All elements are carefully chosen from cabinets to flooring, lighting to hardware, widow coverings to wall coverings and furnishings to accessories. JoAnn can bring all the design elements together. Please call for an appointment.
New Orleans Millworks 3315B Magazine St. • 504-891-7338 • www.nomillworks.com Since 2001, New Orleans Millworks has been dedicated to preserving the history and spirit that has defined New Orleans as one of the greatest architectural treasures in the world. We specialize in hand-crafted custom shutters, doors, windows, mouldings, brackets, spindles, columns etc. From a homeowner needing a few simple repairs to major contracting work, New Orleans Millworks takes projects of all sizes.
Forstall Interiorscapes 504-450-3118 • 985-892-0907 • www.forstallinteriorscapes.com Forstall Interiorscapes is an interior plant leasing and maintenance company that was founded in 1985. We supply decorative containers, all types of tropical plants, blooming plants as well as design services for all types of offices and homes.
New Orleans Fine Rugs 6117 Magazine St. • 504-899-1595 Our Collection of hand hooked or woven rugs for outdoors are woven from special yarns that withstand the elements in style. They make an excellent choice for our wonderful Louisiana weather and as a bonus they are stylish for indoor spaces as well. All are available in several sizes.
Fischer-Gambino 602 Metairie Rd. • 504-833-7757 637 Royal St. • 888-524-9067 When Pat O Brien’s decided it was time to put their unique signature on their already famous image of patio living, they teamed up with their long time neighbors on Royal Street Fischer-Gambino. Together they created a collection of patio furniture that would bring the French Quarter ambiance to their new franchise locations. This very collection is now at FISCHER-GAMBINO.
Central City Millworks 2610 Second St. • 504-899-1351• fax 504-899-1348 • firstname.lastname@example.org Central City Millworks is New Orleans’ premiere millwork shop, specializing in custom solid wood shutters, doors, windows, and cabinetry.We also make custom heart pine flooring cut from recovered antique beams in all lengths and thicknesses. Full design services, CNC cutting, shop drawing services, paint, installation and full general contracting services are also available. Call for your free quote today.
Pondman Home & Garden 111 North Polk St.• Covington • 985-845-0324 We invited you to take a stroll through our 35,000 sq ft indoor and outdoor showrooms. Pondman Home & Garden offers product lines that include fountains, garden accessories and gifts. We carry an array of frames, oil paintings, tables, mirrors, accent furniture and decorative pieces.
Strip Ease of New Orleans 3301 Lafitte St. • 504-484-3040 • fax 504-484-3050 Strip Ease of New Orleans is locally owned and operated since 1983. We specialize in furniture stripping, architectural paint removal, architectural salvage and custom wood furniture made from recycled materials. Come see us at Strip Ease of New Orleans for custom furniture for the interior or exterior of your home.
Doors of Elegance 3100 Kingman • 504-887-5440 68443 Hwy 59 • Mandeville • 985-893-0057 Come to Doors of Elegance for outdoor décor featuring a full line of accessories by Whitehall. Extend a personal touch to your home exterior or garden with a cast aluminum mailbox, welcome mat, address plaque or other beautiful accent in a choice of designer finishes.
Pro-Vision Paving LLC 504-454-3634 The functional accent of a beautifully crafted hardscape is ideal to create a space for true outdoor living. Whether for a barbecue with friends or simply a cup of wine after a long day, Pro-Vision Paving can help transform a drab landscape into a personal paradise.
Budget Iron Works 504-481-3805 • fax 504-340-1802 Budget Iron Works has custom designed iron to meet the exacting standards of the most discriminating customers for two decades. Their craftsmen will provide the finest quality and service for all of your iron needs including interior/exterior custom iron railings, bath stands and tables and at very competitive prices. Iron doors, fences and gates – spiral, curved and straight stairs – steel erections – Custom Old New Orleans Post Designs, and so much more. Allow Budget Iron Works’ professionals to help you enhance your dream home with the artistic presentation and timeless performance of custom hand-made iron.
Pine Grove Electrical Supply, Inc. 50 West Court • Mandeville • 985-893-4003 • mail@pine-grove-electric If you are building a new home or just looking to upgrade some dated fixtures, for indoor or outdoor use, come and visit us at Pine Grove Electrical Supply. One of our newest Kichler Lighting is reshaping the way you think about accent lighting. New LED accent lighting are state-of-the-art color rendering with cool operation, low energy consumption and long life (40,000 hours). The fixture shown only uses 4.5 watts of energy!
Adams Aluminum 68469 James St. • Mandeville • 985-626-8813 • www.adamsaluminum.com Adams Aluminum Pool and Patio Enclosures is a local thirty-year-old family business that solely specializes in custom designed glass and screen enclosures in nine states. Enjoy your outside oasis like never before no more mosquitoes to chase you inside and no more leaves and debris to clean.