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Six reasons to fall in love with Loveland 

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Fun fact: Did you know people from all across Cincinnati mail their Valentine’s Day cards from the post office in Loveland just for the postmark? It’s true! But spend a day in Loveland and you’ll discover there’s a lot to love about this community and why it’s an incredible location to build a home.  Loveland is the perfect mix of the old and the new. It has a vibrant historic downtown area right on the Little Miami Bike Trail that features some of the best dining options in Cincinnati and the surrounding area. And it’s also home to one of most top-rated school systems in the state.  These are just some of the reasons Classic Living chose Loveland as the location for our newest development, ChimneyRidge . Located in the heart of Loveland, ChimneyRidge sits on 26 wooded acres and is in the Little Miami School District. Not only is ChimneyRidge perfect for families, it’s also ide...
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Five places to visit in Cincinnati for design inspiration 

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Sometimes the best ideas for home design and décor aren’t found in magazines, books, or shows on HGTV, but in your own backyard. In fact, if you’re looking for design inspiration, all you have to do is visit some of Cincinnati’s cultural gems.  When it comes to design, Cincinnati is nationally recognized for everything from art deco architecture to horticulture. From Indian Hill to Over-the-Rhine, and plenty of places in between, you can find buildings, landscapes, and views to fuel your imagination and creativity as you plan the home of your dreams.  Ready to get started? Here’s our list of five must-visit places in Cincinnati that are sure to inspire you as you design your custom home.  Cincinnati’s art museums We’re going to start with a trio of our favorite places for design inspiration: The Cincinnati Art Museum , the Taft Museum of Fine Art , and the Cincinnati Conte...
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Custom appliances - a better fit for numerous reasons

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So, what do custom homes and custom appliances have in common? A lot. Both are tailored to the needs of you and your family. Both are designed with ease of living in mind, and both are exceptionally well-crafted.  At Classic Living Homes, we partner with Cincinnati’s Custom Distributors customdistributors.com , which is among the region’s finest custom appliance companies. Not only are their products second-to-none, but their customer service is too.  So, why choose custom appliances for your home? The reasons are extensive, but we’ve narrowed it down to six important ones below.  High performance When you invest in custom appliances, you can be confident they’ll work incredibly well. For example, if you are a home chef (or even if your culinary prowess stops at PB&J sandwiches), you’ll appreciate never having to worry about the gas stove lighting or oven temps that ar...
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A furnace, is a furnace. Right? Not quite. Make yours a custom fit.

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As temperatures plummet in Cincinnati, it seems inevitable that your home’s heating costs will soar. But is it really inevitable? Maybe not. If you’ve already taken investing in a new HVAC system off the table, there are still ways to reduce your energy bills during winter. You could insulate your windows, for example.  But what if you’re in the process of building a custom home? Well, then it’s definitely possible to lower your future home heating costs by working with your builder to choose the most efficient heating system possible.  Of course, there are other factors besides energy bills that come into play when choosing a heating system. Some heat sources are quieter than others, and some may work better with your home’s design than others. Additionally, if you’re working with a LEED certified builder like Classic Living Homes, you can choose a heating system that’s good f...
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