Standing Bear Pointe

February 5, 2017 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, West Omaha

Sprawling and quiet in northwestern Omaha, Standing Bear Pointe is tucked a stone’s throw away from the intersection of 144th and Fort streets. Commuters undoubtedly pass by the neighborhood each day, likely giving little thought […]

A Tale of Two Coasts

August 3, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Omaha Home, Publications, West Omaha

It was the west of times, it was the east of times, it was the age of reclaimed beams, it was the age of refined beams, it was the epoch of open spaces, it was the […]

Where Family and Friends Gather

July 31, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications, West Omaha

Standard windows just will not do for Ed and Diane Foral. Their home’s view demands to let the outside in.  Nestled on quiet Cottonwood Lane, which wraps around Villa Springs in Springfield, their south-facing home […]

Tiburon Ridge Landing Pad

July 15, 2016 · Posted In: At Home, Home, Omaha Home, Publications, West Omaha

You just have to figure out the flow of your family,” Gregg Hart says. “And I think you don’t know what you really need until you’ve lived in a few houses.” Gregg and wife Jennifer, […]

Their Own Private Sanctuary

June 10, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications, West Omaha

Tom and Dania Schleff’s beautiful, mission-inspired home in Elkhorn’s The Sanctuary is sprawling. At approximately 5,000 square feet, with four bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms, the house is well set up for the couple’s visitors. They even […]

Small Town Feel, Minutes from Omaha

April 22, 2016 · Posted In: Home, Omaha Home, Publications, West Omaha

West of Dodge Street, off of Highway 275 in a lake community near Valley, Nebraska, you’ll find the Akerson family home—unique not only for its contemporary appearance but also its construction from the ground up. […]

Cooking up a classic

April 30, 2015 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, Omaha Home, Publications, West Omaha

While working with the Sattar family on the design of their new-construction home in Linden Estates built by Tom Meginnis of Quest Construction, it was evident that this home would be designed around the kitchen. […]

September 29, 2014 · Posted In: Home, Neighborhoods, Places, West Omaha

On a homeowner’s association website tucked away under the seventh tab marked “Contact Us” is an innocuous picture of a United States Postal Service van making its first mail delivery in 2008 to a new […]

Cruising for Trouble

September 10, 2014 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Neighborhoods, People, West Omaha

Roger Hansen was attaching to his vehicle a magnetic sign with the words “Piedmont Wycliffe Citizen Patrol” when his wife, Betty, noticed something unusual. A truck was parked far off the roadway on the grounds […]

Faux Brick Façade

July 30, 2014 · Posted In: Home, West Omaha

In the studio, artist Nic Roewert dwells in a world where particular attention is paid to line, form, texture, and color. Those same attributes come into play with this clever DIY project, a faux brick […]


 
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