SPECIAL PROMOTIONAL: What's new in home décor and design

Solutions for every season

There’s always something new in the world of home construction, design and décor. Technology continues to evolve at a breakneck pace, which brings solutions for every season—including some that potential homeowners haven’t even dreamed of yet. Read on for examples of how trusted Madison-area builders, suppliers and designers use organizational and communication tools to help homeowners stay ahead of shifting trends in color, texture and materials.

NYT: Pruitt purchased home from lobbyist in 2003

EPA chief Scott Pruitt purchased a house in 2003 from a retiring lobbyist through a shell company registered to a business partner who now holds top political job at the agency, The New York Times reported Saturday.

Special Promotional: Sprucing up your home

The little things can mean a lot

Is there a room in your house that just doesn’t work? Are you looking for the one home improvement project you can undertake that will have the maximum functional or aesthetic impact? Or are you simply looking for a way to rejuvenate your living spaces with new colors and textiles or alternative accent pieces and accessories? Design experts can help you make the most of your budget while reinvigorating your home. 

Five common carpet myths debunked

Carpeting has been the most popular floor covering in America for decades for good reason -- carpets feel soft, reduce noise and insulate rooms. But some common misconceptions deter people from buying carpets.

NBA roundup: Wolves stun Warriors in OT

The Minnesota Timberwolves stalled the Golden State Warriors' pursuit of history Tuesday, riding a fourth-quarter comeback and Andrew Wiggins' nine points in overtime to a shocking, 124-117 victory.