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7 ceilings that are something to look up to

Vaulted ceiling
When considering the ceiling options in your home, you might say, “Who cares about the ceilings? That’s not living space.” This is true in a way, but ceilings become important as they contribute greatly to the aesthetics and ambiance in finished living spaces. For that reason, custom-homes always feature the refinements that this craftsman area of construction brings.   Ceiling styles have evolved over the years. Below are the most widely used types:   Vaulted Found in better custom homes, this is the most intricate of ceiling types with deep sweeping angles, intricate barrel arches, beams and soft coves. As in the photo to the left from a recently completed Classic Living home, the highest degree of design and construction craftsmanship go into these ceilings. Vaults rise from the walls in seamless style to provide a lofty, spacious and grand atmosphere. There are numerous des...
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Cincinnati home staging - 5 tips for success

Home staging
Staging your home prior to listing it can have a payoff of more buyer tours, faster offers and a better chance of getting your asking price. If staging is not a skill-set in your home, there are numerous Greater Cincinnati staging companies that specialize in assisting at a level that works best for you. One that we recommend highly is listed in the footer of this blog. Five inexpensive staging tips for Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky home sellers 1. Boost Curb Appeal - When potential buyers are doing a drive-by, you have seconds to make a positive or negative initial impression. Good staging means a second and third look. Poor preperation makes it easy to see what homes are next on the list. Below are a few items that help the buying audience have a good first impression: • Define landscape beds, add mulch, plant flowers and blooming greenery • Prune trees and scrubs • Power wa...
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2015 Capeview Place Home Tour in Long Cove

5988 Capeview
Classic Living Homes is excited to be the featured custom home builder in the newest phase of Long Cove. Capeview Place is the final entry to Long Cove. You will find it off of Snider Road. Our model home (shown to the left) is under construction just inside the trademark stone and floral Long Cove entrance. The home is expected to be ready for you to tour in mid-August, 2015. Feel free to contact us directly prior to that date to learn more about this and numerous other Capeview Place opportunities by Classic Living Homes. For a quick-view of each home, see our Classic Properties page in this website. We have numerous home design plans to choose from, or bring your ideas and we will build around the dream. If you are considering building in the Mason / Deerfield Township area, we hope that you will consider Classic Living Homes. We will bring your vision to life like no other Cincinnati...
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New custom home offering in Madeira

Any way that you look at it, Madeira has a lot to offer. Proximity to the town center, shopping, award winning schools and much more make it one of Cincinnati's most desirable communities. Classic Living Homes is excited to be building there. Construction is under way on our newest model home in the heart of Madeira. Located at 7871 Miami Avenue, it is a fully appointed, traditional brick home with 3600 sf of living space. It features a first floor master suite, 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths. Set for completion and occupancy by late summer 2013, now is the time to contact us to learn more about this great custom built Classic home in Madeira.
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