Liberty and Freedom

July 3, 2017

“We've been blessed with the opportunity to stand for something - for liberty and freedom and fairness. And these are things worth fighting for, worth devoting our lives to.” – Ronald Reagan
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Summer - Let The Games Begin!

May 23, 2017

There is something so inviting about summer. Maybe it's the longer days, warmer evenings; it just seems like there is more time to come together and create lasting memories. (read more)

Prepping your home for Spring

April 20, 2017

Spring, a time of year welcomed by most with birds chirping, flowers blooming and new growth all around.
Just as nature reflects the change of season our homes should too. While this may feel like an overwhelming task, it doesn't need to be. Here are a few tips to keep your home current without feeling overwhelmed or a strain on your pocket. (read more)

From storage to useful

February 27, 2017


Playroom. Bonus room. Home office. Guest Room. Need extra space, but not sure where to find it? Don't let the attic space go to waste!
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Concepts & Design : Everything Old Is New Again

January 5, 2017

Remodel. It's definitely what all the buzz is about these days from tv shows, magazine and online blogs. Remodeling is truly taking what's old and tired and enhancing the function and charm of what's already there. (read more)

Everything Old is New Again

November 22, 2016

This chest of drawers had so much potential, but it's character and charm were being overtaken by its warn and outdated finish. It's old charm needed new life. It needed a transformation. (read more)

Parade of Homes October 1,2,8 and 9

September 29, 2016

Ashcroft- A new perspective on life. (read more)

Fall in Charlottesville-What to do and Where to go!

September 17, 2016

Fall is one of the most beautiful times of year with the leaves changing and cooler temperatures. Most people who have had the opportunity to experience fall in Charlottesville will be the first to tell you it's hard to beat it's beauty. There are so many fun and family friendly ways to get out and enjoy the beauty of the city while experiencing what it has to offer. (read more)

Cheers to your backyard celebrations!

May 27, 2016

Graduations, summer bbq's, the newly engaged, baby showers, new home and the list goes on and on. There is no doubt the celebration season is upon us. Why not kick off your summer celebration with a signature drink that will have guest talking and coming back for seconds.
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Hydrangeas

April 28, 2016

There isn't anything much more charming than a yard with hydrangeas in bloom. Hydrangeas create the perfect bordering shrub and work well with other plants.
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The love of a Dog

April 6, 2016

" My dog is not my pet, my dog is family" Many homes across the country are a little more lively and they have a four legged friend to thank. Life doesn't get much better than coming home to the excitement of a dogs love. (read more)

Jump start on Spring

February 27, 2016

In a few short weeks daylight with stick around later and signs of spring will begin popping up all over the place with flowers blooming and trees beginning to bud. The birds will return with their spring songs and most of us will be itching to get outside from our months of having to be cooped up indoors. (read more)

Who doesn't love a good spring clean?

February 1, 2016

Who doesn't love a good spring clean? Winter is the perfect time to start! The colder weather has a tendency of slowing us down and keeping us close to home. This creates the perfect opportunity to clear out. (read more)

New Year with Pops of Color

January 2, 2016

As we approach a new year, new beginning, most of us think about what we can change. Exercise? Better eating habits? New home? Or maybe it's revamping something old in our current home. (read more)

Tis' the season

December 4, 2015

Tis' the season for the hustle and bustle , holiday gatherings, homemade bake goods, cups of cheer and evenings spent wrapping gifts for those you love. (read more)

Welcoming the holidays.

November 3, 2015

It's the long awaited time of the year, the holiday season is upon us. Here at Pace, one of our favorite activities is preparing our homes to welcome family and friends near and far. It's a time to share and reflect over the past year and most importantly, laughs. (read more)

Is you table ready for fall?

September 21, 2015

Pumpkins, football, hot apple cider, sweatshirt, hayrides, beautiful leaves changing color, chili and the list could go on about things that describe fall.
There is something about the crisp days of fall that make people want to gather. As we begin to transfer from outdoor living to cozying up indoors, there seems to be more time spent creating memories with friends and family at our dining room table. Is your table ready? (read more)

Laundry Area Transformation

August 10, 2015

Laundry. . . The very word can make some cringe. It can sometimes make us feel overwhelmed with what appears to be an endless task for growing families. But like so many things when we look at the positive side of life’s challenges, it will change our attitude and approach. (read more)

Start Making Memories in Your Outdoor Living Space.

July 1, 2015

Whether it’s a backyard barbecue, firefly chasing, fire pit fun or evening chats with friends, our outdoor living spaces are a place where memories are made, community comes together and hospitality is shown. (read more)

The beauty is defined by the simplicity of clean lines and f

May 14, 2015

The beauty is defined by the simplicity of clean lines and freedom of space. This architecturally designed contemporary nestled on a rarely found 5 private acres in Glenmore is far from ordinary. (read more)

What Does Your Front Door Say About Your Home?

April 1, 2015


Just like people, the front door to our home gives people their first impression of what the inside

might be like. So, what does your front door say about your home and is it welcoming?

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Introducing Concepts and Design

February 24, 2015

Introducing …


Concepts & Design is a fresh new approach and is inspired by a passion and love for architecture, homes and the way people live in their homes. The Charlottesville area is rich in architecture and opportunity for restoring dated homes to a more inviting sense of style and function. (read more)

Introducing Concepts and Design

February 19, 2015

Introducing …

Concepts & Design is a fresh new approach and is inspired by a passion and love for architecture, homes and the way people live in their homes. The Charlottesville area is rich in architecture and opportunity for restoring dated homes to a more inviting sense of style and function. (read more)

Affordable Design Tips For A Kitchen

January 23, 2014

Kitchens continue to be the inspiration for the entire house. Whether you live in a charming 1920's cottage or a newly constructed home, the kitchen often is the pivotal point of decision for a potential buyer.

What is a homeowner to do if their kitchen is 'tired' and outdated?
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Houzz

February 27, 2012

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