Bike Arlington to Host Two Wheel Tuesdays in October

2013-09-30T14:35:07+00:00September 30th, 2013|Northern Virginia Local News and Events, Uncategorized|

Learn Everything You Need to Know About Biking in Arlington's Two Wheel Tuesdays from Local Cycling Experts! Bike Arlington is putting on a free educational program called Two Wheel Tuesdays, the first three tuesdays in October. According to their website, the program is “a casual and fun way for you to get the information that's [...]

Cool.Clarendon- The Perks of Making the Clarendon Neighborhood of Arlington your Home

2013-08-05T22:35:06+00:00August 5th, 2013|Northern Virginia Local News and Events, Uncategorized|

Arlington’s Original Downtown The Clarendon neighborhood is considered by many to be Arlington’s ‘cool kid’. It’s the area that young urban professionals and families want to call home. Located along Wilson Boulevard between Rosslyn and Ballston, Clarendon is known for great restaurants and a booming nightlife. It’s the place to go in Arlington if you’re [...]

The Arlington Festival Of The Arts 2013

2013-06-05T01:15:07+00:00June 5th, 2013|Northern Virginia Local News and Events, Uncategorized|

The Arlington Festival of the Arts 2013 is taking place June 22nd and 23rd in Clarendon. For two days, the neighborhood will host a juried outdoor art gallery featuring painting, photography, sculpture, jewelry and other media. A food festival hosted by the Clarendon Alliance and sponsored by the Arlington Arts Center will be located adjacent [...]

Earth Day 2013

2013-04-23T00:02:09+00:00April 23rd, 2013|Northern Virginia Local News and Events, Uncategorized|

"Earth Day 2013 is honored around the world on April 22, although larger events such as festivals and rallies are often organized for the weekends before or after April 22.  Many communities also observe Earth Week or Earth Month, organizing a series of environmental activities throughout the month of April." Think globally, act locally. It's [...]

Mid-Century Modern – Lustron Home

2013-04-09T03:13:26+00:00April 9th, 2013|Northern Virginia Home Building, Northern Virginia Local News and Events, Northern Virginia Real Estate, Uncategorized|

I was in south Arlington last week and saw a beautiful mid-century modern home -a beautiful  Lustron. The post-World War II era was an innovative time for homes.  In 1947 Lustron Corporation received a loan from Reconstruction Finance Corporation to manufacture modular prefabricated homes. Luston homes featured enamel-coated steel panels,  'modern' interiors (easy to clean, [...]

Arlington Modern: Cabinets

2013-04-07T01:47:10+00:00April 7th, 2013|Northern Virginia Home Building, Northern Virginia Local News and Events, Northern Virginia Real Estate, Uncategorized|

A lot has been completed on the  inside of the home: drywall, walls and ceiling have the first layer of paint applied (primed), hardwood flooring installed, bath have been tiled, interior doors and trim, kitchen and bath cabinets installed, built-ins are almost done. Next steps are:  kitchen and bath cabinets counter tops, install wood treads [...]

USB Charger/Tamperproof Receptacle

2013-03-28T06:45:30+00:00March 28th, 2013|Northern Virginia Home Building, Northern Virginia Local News and Events, Northern Virginia Real Estate, Uncategorized|

Leviton's USB Charger/Tamperproof Receptacles deliver: These multi-gang outlets have two vertical USB ports, a tamper proof outlet, designed to free up space, charge 2 USB devices simultaneously, leaving a receptacle free for additional power needs. USB Charger/Tamper-Resistant Receptacle > Electrical Wiring Devices > Products from Leviton Electric Welcome to the Products > Electrical Wiring Devices [...]

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