Philadelphia Apartments: The Ultimate Renters Guide

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Roofdeck Pool at Evo Cira Centre South Philadelphia is one of America’s oldest cities, and its historic and ornate architecture has wowed architects and design enthusiasts since its development in the 18th century.

A Newly Remodeled, Maximalist Philadelphia Home — House Tour

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Location: East Kensington — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Philadelphia. Name: Rachael, Rob and Frankie Wetherington + Liza Minnelli the Cat. Size: 1,600 square feet. Years Lived In: 5 years, owned. Rachael and Rob's first house wasn't their "dream home" when they bought it five years ago, right before their wedding. But with a giant yard in the city and an open floor plan on a corner in a neighborhood they loved, it had enough potential to be pretty darn close.

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A Cozy 1920s Studio Apartment in Philly — House Tour

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Location: Rittenhouse Square — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. When Jen moved to Philadelphia from Washington, D.C., Thankfully, she stumbled across an ad for a beautiful studio apartment in the Rittenhouse Square neighborhood of Philadelphia. Philadelphia. Name: Jen Nolan. Size: Roughly 500 square feet. Years lived in: 1.5 years, renting. she didn't have any connections in the real estate world. Like many young professionals, she turned to Craigslist.

Granada Tile’s Cluny Cement Tiles In A Philadelphia Kitchen

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Just take a look at what they’ve done for this otherwise traditional kitchen in Philadelphia! Get Inspired backsplash tile Cluny in-stock kitchen PhiladelphiaPastels – especially pale blue and pale pink – have been heating up the home for a few months already.

Avente Tile Talk: Cement Tile Backsplash Design, Cost & Installation.

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One of the biggest trends in cement tile is to use them for a backsplash – primarily a kitchen backsplash – like the one shown here and featured on Houzz by our friends, Philadelphia-based general contracting firm Buckminster Green. Tuesday, January 14, 2014.

Eric's Converted Bath House — House Call

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Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. My place is a converted Bath House - Built at the end of the 20th century, It was part of the Philadelphia Baths Association until it's closing in 1947. Philadelphia. Pin it. Name: Eric.

In New York & Philadelphia, Signs Go Up to Prevent Street Harassment — Design News

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Philadelphia. Even being tricked into catcalling your mom and a "don''t do that" from Playboy has yet to stop this invasive practice.

Philadelphia Museum of Art Hosts Scandinavian Design Exhibit — Design News

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Running now through October 4, the Philadelphia Museum of Art has an exhibit dedicated to Scandinavian design. Northern Lights: Scandinavian Design | Philadelphia Museum of Art READ MORE ». Philadelphia

WuXi PharmaTech to Commence Construction of New cGMP Facility in Philadelphia

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WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc., a leading open-access R&D capability and technology platform company serving the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries, announced today that

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Opens Silver LEED-Certified Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care

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The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) celebrated the grand opening of its Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care. The Family Fall Festival and ribbon-cutting ceremony, held on

Garden State Tile Philadelphia Showroom donated $2600.00 to Philabundance

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On behalf of all our fabulous clients, Garden State Tile Philadelphia Showroom donated $2600.00 The post Garden State Tile Philadelphia Showroom donated $2600.00 to Philabundance on Friday! Every dollar purchases two meals for those in need.

Cost-of-Living Smackdown: New York City vs. Philadelphia

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million New Yorkers to the City of Brotherly Love, you're in luck: We took a hard look at how New York City compared to Philadelphia where cost of living is concerned. Are you a New Yorker who has found yourself chatting with someone from a smaller city, only to discover that their rent is about what you spent on Seamless last month?

Larissa & Jack's Dark & Eclectic Philadelphia Home — House Tour

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Location: Fairmount — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Pin it. Name: Larissa Gaul , boyfriend Jack, roommate Matt, dog Gustav, and cat Mishka. Size: 1,800 square feet. Years lived in: 2.5 years; Rented. Larissa Gaul ’s apartment does not have an abundance of natural light.

The Everlasting Elegance of Granada Tile’s Cluny Cement Tiles

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In this Philadelphia kitchen, a Cluny encaustic tile patten in shades of white, sky and black complement classic Shaker-style cabinets in pale blue. Doherty Glendale kitchen Philadelphia Kitchen Tamara Kay Vancouver

A Sustainable Single-Family South Philly Home — House Tour

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Location: South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. These are just a few examples of the peculiar details found in Liz and Guiliano's 1300-square-foot South Philadelphia home they share with their daughter Soleil. Philadelphia. Name: Liz Solms, husband Guiliano , daughter Soleil and a dog. Size: 1300 square feet. Years Lived In: 6 years, owned. This is a home full of very unique reclaimed and salvaged materials. An old fridge door to a Dietz and Watson freezer leads to a basement.

Charlotte & Clayton’s Charming Gathering Spot — House Tour

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Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Philadelphia Name: Charlotte and Clayton. Size: 750 square feet. Years lived in: 1.5 years; Rented.

Catch Some ZZZs in Casper's Traveling Napmobile — Design News

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Philadelphia. Pin it. Are you a napper? Casper Labs is traveling all along the Eastern US to make you a convert. The Napmobile is making stops in seven cities this Fall. READ MORE ». New York. Washington DC. Boston.

A Quaint Philadelphia Row Home in Fishtown — House Tour

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Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After living in Philadelphia for over six years, Stephen and Amy bought their first home together in the city's Fishtown neighborhood in 2013. Fishtown, a classic working-class neighborhood in Philadelphia, is named for its history in the shad fishing industry. It is home to many restaurants, cafes, and breweries, including the notable Philadelphia Brewing Company and Stephen Starr's beer garden, Frankford Hall. Philadelphia

PECO’s Philadelphia Headquarters Receives LEED Certification

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Green Building Council for the company’s Philadelphia headquarters. PECO has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the U.S. This achievement culminates a

Installation Equation: Get Into the Holiday Spirit with Granada Tile’s Stripes Range of Cement Tiles

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First up, what could be better than using a concrete tile named after the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia ? In red and white, Granada Tile’s Philadelphia tile design brings All-American flair to any tile installation. It’s Fourth of July week here in the United States.

Currently Coveting: HYM Salvage Mud Cloth Collection

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If you are a fan of both mud cloth and modern furniture, you might want to check out the recent collaboration between Philadelphia based design company HYM Salvage and Urban Outfitters. Philadelphia.

Zoning for Stadium Casino Receives Unanimous Approval from the Philadelphia City Council

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The Philadelphia City Council today unanimously approved the zoning for Stadium Casino, LLC's new destination hotel casino resort in Philadelphia's Stadium District.

A Mini "Modern Bohemian" Philadelphia Apartment — House Tour

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Location: Pennsport — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Philadelphia. Name: Breanne Furlong. Size: 550 square feet. Years lived in: 3.5 years, renting. Bre lives in one of those mythic apartments with rent so reasonable, you wonder if the landlord is independently wealthy. A red brick wall and big working fireplace will give you architecture envy. The house next door has an outdoor cat named "Mista Don't Play" that will invite himself inside if you open a window on a summer day.

Ryland Homes Opens New Communities in Greater Philadelphia Metro Region

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Ryland Homes is excited to announce the Grand Openings of eight spectacular new communities located throughout the greater Philadelphia metro region.

A "Private Green Oasis" in Philadelphia — My Great Outdoors

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Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Large backyards are scarce in Philadelphia. (Image credit: Submitted by Rhea). Name: Rhea. I was fortunate to have the square footage, but my outdoor area was just a space that was a dumping spot for garbage cans and rubbish.

Margaret’s Fundraiser for her 50th: The Stained Glass Project for Philadelphia High School Students

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Fundraiser for The Stained Glass Project: Windows that Open Doors in Philadelphia. The post Margaret’s Fundraiser for her 50th: The Stained Glass Project for Philadelphia High School Students appeared first on Margaret Almon.

Saint-Gobain, YouthBuild Philadelphia Complete Two LEED-Certified Projects in Nicetown

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Saint-Gobain, the world’s largest building materials company, in partnership with YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School announces the completed renovation of two side-by-side homes located at

Two Creatives Share a Carefully Crafted Philadelphia Loft — House Call

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Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Name: Nikki, Josh and their cat Jonah. The basics: 2 months, rented —1,500 square feet. Nikki and Josh have struck an enviable balance between "styled" and "lived in" that keeps their space from feeling overly done, while still being very fashionable. Perfect for hosting, working and just hanging out, their home is expansive with intimate pockets of coziness. READ MORE ». House Call. Reader Submissions

Check Out This UES "High-Art Haunted House" — Design News

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Philadelphia-based artist Alex Da Corte''s new exhibition, Die Hexe , transforms the historic Upper East Side townhouse of Luxembourg & Dayan Gallery into a high-art haunted house.

Axalta Coating Systems’ Global Innovation Center to be Located at The Navy Yard in Philadelphia

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Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, announced today that its new Global Innovation Center will be located at The Navy Yard in Philadelphia.

Before & After: A Teeny Kitchen is Transformed on a Tiny Budget

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For Kimberly's search in Philadelphia, she was willing to settle for a small "kitchen" since she doesn't cook often. (Image credit: Submitted by Brittany ).

Design Prescription: Alexa & Jim's Philadelphia Living Room — #MakeoverAmerica 2015

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Location: Philadelphia, PA. In Philadelphia, we visited with Alexa & Jim, a recently engaged couple who needed some help in adding more function and color to their living room. Pin it. Name: Alexa and Jim. Room : Living Room. Size: about 320 square feet. Own or Rent : Own.

A Light & Bright Eclectic Modern Philadelphia Row Home — House Tour

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Location: Fairmount — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. When Chaney and her husband Charlie bought their house in the Fairmount neighborhood of Philadelphia in the fall of 2015, she saw the house as a chance to experiment and flex her creative muscles. Name: Chaney Widmer her husband Charlie. Size: 1200 square feet. Years lived in: 2 years, owned.

Shipping Carpet Tile Around The Country

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Philadelphia, PA. Focus Floors has made it a priority to make our carpet tile products available to everyone in the continental US. While we work very hard to make sure that we have the lowest prices is the industry, we are acutely aware that shipping cost and options affect buying decisions. Our sales representatives always keep this and the overall value of our carpet tile and squares in mind. As you can imagine, there are many shipping options available today.

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Before & After: Breathing New Life Into A Run-Down Kitchen

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When I moved to Philly to be closer to family I hadn't expected our little residential spot off of (a then desolate and rather gritty) Frankford Avenue to all-of-a-sudden become Philadelphia's hippest/hipsteriest hood. Pin it.

Bold Living Room Decor Ideas That Are Easier to Pull Off Than You Realize

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Larissa & Jack's Dark & Eclectic Philadelphia Home. Pin it. No matter what kind of budget you have, what your DIY skill level is or what kind of architecture you're working with, a boring, blah living room doesn't have to be anyone's fate.

Veils of Color: The Paintings of Philadelphia artist Elizabeth Osborne at the Michener

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In University of Pennsylvania alumni profile , the author quotes Philadelphia Inquirer critic Edward J. I like to imagine that her veils of color saturating the Philadelphia area, appearing all around me, and that her legacy of teaching will continue to move outward.

PRG to Provide Owner's Rep Services for Public Safety Services Campus of Philadelphia Project

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The Provident Renewal Group (PRG), a joint venture of STV and Turner Construction Company – two of the nation''s leading construction management firms – has been selected by the City of Philadelphia to

Skanska Signs USD 49 M Contract to Renovate Residential Apartment Tower in Philadelphia, USA

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Skanska has signed a contract with a confidential client to renovate a residential apartment tower in Philadelphia. The contract value is USD 49 M, about SEK 340 M, which is included in order bookings

Studio Tunes: Philadelphia Eclectic Jazz with Fresh Cut Orchestra

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