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Using the Psychology of Color Throughout Your Home

Using the Psychology of Color Throughout Your Home

We’ve talked about the use smell in your home before, how it affects the mind and body, and the way you can benefit from it. Our minds are influenced by everything around us, and why not use what we know to create a warm, cozy, fun home. Color can be used in the same way,…

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By Kayleigh, 10/16/2017 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
All About the Electric City: Scranton, PA

All About the Electric City: Scranton, PA

So, the Electric City has been in the news a bit lately. If you’re not sure what I’m talking about, check out this video. Growing up, I’ve heard a lot about Scranton, PA. It’s a city built on the coal industry—as is much of our area. But Scranton itself holds many stories and such rich…

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By Kayleigh, 10/13/2017 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.

Lewith & Freeman Featured Listing: Custom Log Homes

    Log style homes provide unique aesthetic and character. The quality craftsmanship also shows gorgeous designs in inviting spaces. If you’re in the market for a custom log home, you’re in the right place. Explore our featured log-fashioned listings in Luzerne County! 513 Wapwallopen Road Nescopeck, PA 18635 Located near the Susquehanna River in…

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By Kendra, 10/11/2017 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
The Best Places to View Fall Foliage in Pennsylvania

The Best Places to View Fall Foliage in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is beautiful—and you don’t need a roadside sign to tell you that. Just look outside and you’ll see it. New England gets a lot of credit for being a beautiful place in the fall. I have been in Maine in October, and I can tell you that yes, it is gorgeous. But as a…

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By Sarah, 10/09/2017 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
How to Prepare Your Home for a Newborn

How to Prepare Your Home for a Newborn

If you’re getting ready to welcome a new life into the world and a new member into your family, congratulations! This is more than a reason to celebrate, but there are also some steps you have to take around the house to make it as welcome a place as possible for your baby-to-come. Here’s a…

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By Kayleigh, 10/06/2017 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
Building History: The Breaker Brewing Company

Building History: The Breaker Brewing Company

The Breaker Brewing Company is a charming, local hotspot native to Northeastern Pennsylvania. Coal mining is at the core of NEPA’s history, culture, and identity. Breakers Brewing Company dedicates its business to the heritage of our town through local themes and hand-brewed beer paired with a delicious menu. Home to Wilkes-Barre, the brewery has been…

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By Kendra, 10/04/2017 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
How to Remove Old Wallpaper

How to Remove Old Wallpaper

Upon moving into a new house, it’s natural to want to make it yours through decorating and remodeling. One of the easiest ways to really own your space is by customizing the walls. Maybe you want to repaint the living room or add some nice embossed wallpaper to your powder room. In either case, you’ll…

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By Sarah, 10/02/2017 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
Why You Should Design with Natural Stone

Why You Should Design with Natural Stone

Advancement in manufacturing and technology gives people building a home over 15 types of exterior siding to choose from. You also have more than ten choices for interior flooring, walls, counter-tops, and backyard patios. Homeowners should consider several factors when building these parts of a home ranging from a material’s resilience over time to how…

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By Kendra, 09/29/2017 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.

Lewith & Freeman Featured Listing: Scenic Back Mountain Paradise

Located in the scenic Back Mountain, this home in Dallas, PA is an absolute dream come true. 1466 Old Rte. 115 Dallas PA 18612 Founded in the early 1900s, Dallas has been transformed by the early settlers of the area. Once dense forest inhabited by an array of wild animals, the “back of the mountain”…

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By Kayleigh, 09/27/2017 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
A Clean Home is a Happy Home! – Hardwood Floors

A Clean Home is a Happy Home! – Hardwood Floors

Before we could start moving our furniture and belongings into the home things need to be cleaned! At least by my standards. The home we purchased has hardwood floors, so we started with cleaning them. I’ve never lived in a home with hardwood floors, so I had to do a lot of research before we…

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By Megan Sterenchock, 09/25/2017 Megan is a recent homebuyer who is sharing her experience with us! Interested in guest blogging with us? Send an email to curbappeal [at] lewith-freeman [dot] com!