Home for the Holidays

December 30th, 2020

Looks like we’re all staying home for the holidays this year.  But, that can be a good thing with these ideas from Houzz for creating a fun and festive holiday.  Their ideas include getting creative with decorating, celebrating outdoors and making the most of virtual gatherings with friends and family Read More...

Let there be light

December 23rd, 2020

Holiday lights are beckoning, and there’s no better way to treat the family to a safe and festive outing during this strange pandemic time. Living in the Greater Philadelphia area offers a great advantage with light shows on display at multiple locations both in the city, and in the neighboring ‘burbs Read More...

Easy Holiday Decorating

December 17th, 2019

When it comes to the holidays, the best way to beat stress is by keeping it simple.  That’s especially true for decorating your home.  Simplicity can also help you keep costs down, especially when you rely on natural elements that you can pick or clip for free from your yard or a woodsy area in your neighborhood Read More...

25 Firewood Facts

December 26th, 2018

If you love the look and feel of a roaring fire in your fireplace or woodstove, and you light things up the old-fashioned way – with wood – you should watch this video! .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, Read More...

Winter Comfort Foods

December 27th, 2017

When there’s a chill in the air, nothing warms the appetite and the heart like comfort foods. We’re talking hearty stews and chilies, gooey, cheesy pastas, pot roasts, and more. To make life easy, we found 50 favorite recipes that will fill your home with delicious aromas and tantalizing tastes Read More...

Happy New Year! Happy Home!

December 29th, 2016

Comfort and Joy, Home Edition

December 6th, 2016

Home for the holidays is not just about traveling to be with family and friends. It’s making your home a beautiful, welcoming, vibrant place to enjoy in the coming season, and all year round. Whether you want to add home comforts and joys to your Christmas wish list – or give a special something to someone else -- Amazon’s Home Gift Guide is a great place to start Read More...

A Yule Log You’ll Love

December 31st, 2015

The holidays are extra special when your home is warmed by a beautiful, crackling fire. No fireplace? No problem. We’ve searched YouTube for the best Yule log videos so you can have a fire burning on every screen in the house! Check them out here and choose the one you like best. Want a real fireplace to call your own? Consider having a custom home created by Sal Paone Builders Read More...

Wishing You a Happy Holiday

December 23rd, 2015

All of us at Sal Paone Builders wish you and yours a wonderful holiday season, good health and happiness in the new year. We appreciate all those who have trusted us to build their new homes, and look forward to making home dreams come true for others in the year head. Thank you from the entire Paone team!

Feeling Rustic?

December 22nd, 2015

Holiday dreams come in all shapes and sizes. Some people envision sugarplums and lords a leaping. Others imagine natural wood, rugged stone, exposed beams and antler chandeliers. If that’s you, you’re in a rustic state of mind – and we have the perfect gift for you. Take a look at 88 awesome photos of rustic dining rooms published by HGTV Read More...