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Home is more than four walls and a roof, home is a feeling. Here at Heart of the Home Podcast, we examine what gives a home that something special.

Home is more than four walls and a roof, home is a feeling. Here at Heart of the Home Podcast, we examine what gives a home that something special.

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United States

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Home is more than four walls and a roof, home is a feeling. Here at Heart of the Home Podcast, we examine what gives a home that something special.

Language:

English

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Episodes

Blending Form and Function ft. Ken Tomita

1/13/2021
If the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that our homes have to adapt with our phases of life. More people than ever suddenly find themselves working and learning from home. That’s partly where today’s guest comes in. Ken Tomita is co-founder and CEO of Grovemade, a company specializing in desk and office accessories […] The post Blending Form and Function ft. Ken Tomita appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:20:29

Finding Inspiration in the World Around Us ft. Stephen Orr

1/6/2021
There are people you meet in your life who find the positive in every situation. The guest on this episode of Heart of the Home Podcast is one of them. Stephen Orr is Editor-in-Chief of Better Homes and Gardens magazine. As the head of one of America’s most storied brands, he finds himself in the […] The post Finding Inspiration in the World Around Us ft. Stephen Orr appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:41:38

Taking a Break

10/7/2020
Here at Stagg Design, we’re big believers in evolution and growth. We had bold dreams when we started this design firm, and it’s exciting to look back and see how far we’ve come. But our success has come with plenty of changing and adapting along the way. The same is true here on Heart of the […] The post Taking a Break appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:01:49

Journey of a First Time Renovator Part III ft. Kelton

9/30/2020
Whenever you reach the end of a big project, you usually walk away with a list of things you would have done differently. That’s certainly the case with the home renovation of our podcast producer, Kelton. For the past 5 months, he has been renovating his first home. Now that he’s finished, he’s sitting down […] The post Journey of a First Time Renovator Part III ft. Kelton appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:19:35

5 Design Trends We Are Loving ft. Melissa

9/23/2020
We believe good design is timeless, but we also recognize there are trends that come and go. Our team recently went to Las Vegas Market where we saw the latest styles on full display. In this episode, Jen is joined by stylist Melissa. They’re discussing some of the big trends they saw and where they […] The post 5 Design Trends We Are Loving ft. Melissa appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:15:55

Stagg Design Shop Vintage Art Collection ft. Melissa and Katie

9/16/2020
We’re big believers that when everything in a home is brand new, the whole space can feel cold and sterile. That’s why our team loves incorporating family heirlooms and vintage pieces into our designs. Helping you easily create that soulful feeling in your home is also one of the biggest reasons we developed the Vintage […] The post Stagg Design Shop Vintage Art Collection ft. Melissa and Katie appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:14:49

Solving Your Design Dilemmas

9/9/2020
We LOVE hearing from our listeners, readers and followers. Lots of times, you reach out with your own design/DIY dilemmas. In this episode, we’re addressing some of your questions. We’re looking at when it’s worth restoring vintage furniture, how you can channel your kids’ creativity when designing their own rooms, and how to bring that […] The post Solving Your Design Dilemmas appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:17:14

Behind the Design: Project Fit Fam ft. Meg, Melissa and Kelton

9/2/2020
Any time you bring a contractor into the mix on a project, there’s always a chance things can go sideways. That is unfortunately something we had to deal with on Project Fit Fam. Because of the pandemic, one of the subcontractors had to keep pushing back deadlines. In this episode of Heart of the Home […] The post Behind the Design: Project Fit Fam ft. Meg, Melissa and Kelton appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:18:27

Pandemic Home Projects Update ft. Jon

8/26/2020
At the beginning of the pandemic, we thought all the extra time at home would allow us to tackle all the home projects we had on our list. While we’ve had some success, we’ve also had to adjust our expectations. Today, Jen and Jon are sharing their progress, plus discussing what they’re hoping for as […] The post Pandemic Home Projects Update ft. Jon appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:35:05

Behind the Design: Project Valley Views ft. Meg and Melissa

8/19/2020
Anyone who has ever built a new home knows how exciting it can be choosing all the finishes. When you’re working with a custom home builder, you often have the freedom to use any kind of materials you want. However when you work with a semi-custom home builder, your options are much more limited. But […] The post Behind the Design: Project Valley Views ft. Meg and Melissa appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:16:54

Homeschooling, Homesteading, and Finding Joy Every Day ft. Jennifer Borget

8/12/2020
The COVID-19 Pandemic has forced all of us to adapt our lives. For many parents with children, that includes more schoolwork happening at home. Jennifer Borget is a mom of 3 who never expected to be a “home school mom”, but she found herself on that path several years ago. She’s joining Jen on Heart […] The post Homeschooling, Homesteading, and Finding Joy Every Day ft. Jennifer Borget appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:34:50

Revisiting Organizing Your Home ft. Sam Pregenzer

8/5/2020
If you feel like clutter gets the best of you sometimes, don’t worry, you are not alone. We all have spaces in our homes that we wish were more organized. That’s where professional organizers like Sam Pregenzer come in. In the early days of Heart of the Home Podcast, we talked with her about ways […] The post Revisiting Organizing Your Home ft. Sam Pregenzer appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:31:03

Behind the Design: Project Desert Escape ft. Meg and Melissa

7/29/2020
If it feels like we’ve been talking about #projectdesertescape for a long time, it’s because we have. But at 7,000 square feet, it’s one of the largest projects our firm has ever done, and there are lots of amazing spaces to share with everyone! In this episode of Heart of the Home Podcast, Jen is […] The post Behind the Design: Project Desert Escape ft. Meg and Melissa appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:17:28

Revisiting Adapting Your Home to Fit Your Family ft. Oakley Peterson

7/22/2020
One of our first episodes on Heart of the Home Podcast featured one of our favorite people on the planet, Oakley Peterson. She’s the woman behind the popular Instagram account ‘Nothing Down About It‘. In the interview, she shared about being the mom of a son with Down Syndrome. In this episode, we’re re-visiting that […] The post Revisiting Adapting Your Home to Fit Your Family ft. Oakley Peterson appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:24:05

The Home Behind the Infamous Instagram Haircut ft. Abi Ayres

7/15/2020
Would you ever be able to rent your home to complete strangers while you’re still living there? And then keep doing it with different groups of strangers? That’s just one of the things about Abi Ayres that is so interesting. You may know her as the woman who got a really bad haircut on Instagram, but when […] The post The Home Behind the Infamous Instagram Haircut ft. Abi Ayres appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:01:02:31

Journey of a First Time Renovator Part II ft. Kelton

7/8/2020
We get asked about home renovations all the time. And sometimes there are things you just learn best by doing. That’s why we’re excited to take you along as one of our team members completes his first renovation. Hopefully the things he learns will help you in a future project of your own. In this […] The post Journey of a First Time Renovator Part II ft. Kelton appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:25:41

3 Things We Did Right, and 3 Things We’d Change in our Garden Church ft. Jon

7/1/2020
It’s a project many of you have followed along with on Jen’s social media. Now we’re finally sharing all the nitty-gritty details about the Garden Church in the #StaggReno backyard! We’ve gotten lots of questions over the past few weeks about this one. We posted a companion webisode on Instagram documenting how Jen and Jon […] The post 3 Things We Did Right, and 3 Things We’d Change in our Garden Church ft. Jon appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:23:06

Being Brave With Color in Your Home ft. Cara Newhart

6/17/2020
When you’re starting out on a new project, it can be tempting to stick to things you know. But for Cara Newhart at @neverskipbrunch being brave always has benefits! She’s a big proponent of making bold decisions in both design and life. That’s part of why she left a career in the energy industry to […] The post Being Brave With Color in Your Home ft. Cara Newhart appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:20:07

The Importance of Elevating Black Voices ft. Shavonda Gardner

6/10/2020
We’ve been trying a lot harder to listen this week. In the wake of the death of George Floyd and protests against police brutality sweeping across the country, we have felt the weight of knowing we need to do something more. The call for change is louder than ever. We hear it, and we want […] The post The Importance of Elevating Black Voices ft. Shavonda Gardner appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:57:58

Renovating a Home During a Pandemic ft. Kelton

5/27/2020
If you’ve ever renovated a home, you know problems always come up. (And they’re never ones you were anticipating.) But when our podcast producer bought a fixer-upper earlier this year, he never could have imagined a global pandemic would interfere with his remodeling schedule. This project has been full of surprises. Some good. (Like finding […] The post Renovating a Home During a Pandemic ft. Kelton appeared first on Stagg Design.

Duration:00:28:31