James Hardie Blog

Gatherings

by Bridget Kulla
4/25/2018

Gatherings

by Bridget Kulla
4/25/2018

Outdoor and Patio Lighting Ideas

It’s important to have a well-lit home, after all you want to show off all the hard work you’ve put into your home’s exterior. Outdoor and patio lighting choices can create the atmosphere you’re hoping to achieve or help you accent certain parts of your house.

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Gatherings

by Jamie Schultz
4/2/2018

Gatherings

by Jamie Schultz
4/2/2018

Address Sign Ideas and Inspiration

No matter where you reside, you have a house number — unique digits assigned just for your home. Whether it’s a single digit or a longer series of numbers, you want your very own unique address to look as one of a kind as it is.

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Inspired Moments

by Bridget Kulla
3/20/2018

Inspired Moments

by Bridget Kulla
3/20/2018

Happy First Day of Spring

After the long 90 days of winter have passed, we land on it, the first day of spring. The time is finally here—time to thaw, time to smell the moist dirt, time to feel the warm sunbeams, time to see the flower bulbs poke up from ground.

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Make This

by Bridget Kulla
3/1/2018

Make This

by Bridget Kulla
3/1/2018

Layer Your Look

With winter coming to an end, the layers are coming off. But when it comes to your home, spring is the perfect time to layer up. From a design standpoint, stacking elements on top of one another adds texture and interest to your entire exterior look. From your landscape choices, to home siding styles, to the fabric on your porch swing cushion—adding layers can incorporate a multidimensional-yet-unified aesthetic that will make neighbors do a double take.  

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Inspired Moments

by Jamie Schultz
12/23/2017

Inspired Moments

by Jamie Schultz
12/23/2017

Happy Holidays

The holiday season is in full swing! The lights have been hung, the presents have been wrapped, and the cocoa is hot.

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Make This

by Kaitlin Krull
12/3/2017

Make This

by Kaitlin Krull
12/3/2017

9 Easy Ways To Add Coziness To Your Home

If you haven’t yet heard of the Danish concept of hygge, we’re here to tell you all about it. Loosely translated to “coziness”, this word is more than a design style or trend—it’s a way of life. Here are a few of our favorite ideas to help you add a hygge feeling to your home as winter approaches.

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Inspired Moments

by Drew Jones
11/23/2017

Inspired Moments

by Drew Jones
11/23/2017

Happy Thanksgiving

Gathering with friends and family to enjoy a laugh, a football game, and of course, a bountiful feast is something everyone can be thankful for this time of year.

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Gatherings

by Peter Sawyer
11/16/2017

Gatherings

by Peter Sawyer
11/16/2017

Fire Pit Ideas For Your Coziest Winter Yet

As we slip closer towards winter, it’s worth finding ways to bear the cold and enjoy those chilly nights. Cranking up your central heating is one way, but it’s nowhere as fun as cozying up to a fire.

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Goings-On

by Jamie Schultz
10/23/2017

Goings-On

by Jamie Schultz
10/23/2017

Explore the Southern Living 2017 Idea House

This year’s Southern Living Idea House is a beach paradise. Nestled on Bald Head Island, a small and secluded barrier island off the coast of North Carolina, this home is filled with pops of color and island style.

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Inspired Moments

by Jamie Schultz
10/9/2017

Inspired Moments

by Jamie Schultz
10/9/2017

Preserving History with Modern Materials

Since the 1890’s, the James Ord Block has served as a historic town center in Medfield, Mass. The four-story building is architecturally distinctive from neighboring buildings because of its unusual and massive gambrel roofline, known for its upper shallow slope and lower steep roof.

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