1927 Remodeled Albany Home Just Listed

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ALBANY, CA — This 3 bedroom, 3 bath home is almost a century old but hardly showing its age after a thoughtful remodel.

It has an open floor plan with Travertine tile floors throughout.

The kitchen is bright with a breakfast bar, stainless steel appliances and gorgeous stone counters.

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  • Address: 515 Talbot Ave, Albany, California
  • Price: $1,095,000
  • Square Feet: 1391
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3 Baths
  • Built: 1927
  • Features: The best of Albany living in this thoughtfully remodeled Albany home! The primary bedroom is a relaxing oasis with a high ceiling, gas fireplace, clerestory windows, and a beautiful ensuite bathroom with dual sinks and large shower, plus a huge walk-in closet. There are two more bedrooms and bathrooms for complete comfort. Great outdoor living space. Relax on the paver patio covered by an actual roof with electric lights and a large skylight. It’s the perfect spot to
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Amazon’s New Room Decorator Tool Lets You Design a Whole Room With Augmented Reality Furniture

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a hand holding a cell phone: Amazon just launched a new augmented reality tool to make shopping for furniture online easier. With the Room Decorator feature, customers can add and arrange multiple pieces of furniture available on Amazon in their own spaces.


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Amazon just launched a new augmented reality tool to make shopping for furniture online easier. With the Room Decorator feature, customers can add and arrange multiple pieces of furniture available on Amazon in their own spaces.

Shopping for furniture online just got a whole lot easier: Amazon is launching an augmented reality tool that lets you see how furniture and home decor items will look in your home. The best part? With Amazon’s new Room Decorator tool, you can view multiple items at once, so you can basically design a whole room right from your phone or desktop.

In 2017, Amazon rolled out AR View, which let online shoppers see images of furniture in their home with their phone cameras…but they could only view one item at a time. With Amazon’s new Room Decorator feature, you can add and arrange an entire room of furniture, seeing all

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9 super stylish HDB designs that look and feel like condo, Lifestyle News

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While there is no universal standard, we definitely have a certain idea how a condo should look like. Stylish and modern. A touch of class and luxury maybe.

Comfortable, definitely. For us folks living in an HDB flat, channeling that condo vibe isn’t difficult or impossible.

Sure, there are lots of standard fixtures in an HDB flat that you can’t get rid of. But with the right colour scheme, the right material play and proper layout planning, you might just get a flat that looks and feels like private property.

Want to know how? Bookmark these homes that went above and beyond what an ordinary HDB flat can do.

1. Making the most of awkward corners

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Using a consistent colour palette of white, grey and blue throughout this resale flat helps to conceal the awkward corners existing in the layout. These include the curved balcony area in the living room

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Bright, airy home combines modern and old for Lynchburg couple | Local News

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Stairs to the second floor lead to a split landing that branches to the second floor master bedroom, a couple guest bedrooms and to a hallway that looks down over that sunny entryway.

The second floor master bedroom originally was a recreation room.

“That wasn’t quite traditional enough for us so we took this area here, took the recreation room, and made it our bedroom,” Gil said.

Windows in that room feature interior shutters and a balcony overlooks the yard.

Irene’s favorite spot in the house is that bedroom because she had a hand in its design, Gil said.

“She liked the closet for her shoe collection,” Gil said. “She had a 1,000 pairs of shoes. Yeah, she’s into fashion. … She had so many clothes and she started bringing them down and putting them in my little closet.”

The majority of the rooms are not a typical rectangular shape

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