FEATURES

Open-Air Rooms | Live Your Best Life from the Inside Out

Those of us who call Virginia home are lucky to live in a place where we can thoroughly enjoy the outdoors for three full seasons—or all four if the winter ...
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1, 2, 3 Times! | Multiseason Foliage and Flora in the Garden

Just as there are four seasons to the year, there are four seasons to gardening—each season featuring plants with unique characteristics to make them stand out in the landscape. The ...
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READERS’ FAVORITES

THE RESULTS ARE IN! Earlier this spring, HOME magazine readers cast thousands of votes for their favorite home and garden-related businesses in the area in our first annual Readers’ Favorites ...
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The Parrotts’ Nest | Love at First Sight

Photography by Kevin Hurley Martha and John Parrott’s stately brick home has a well-manicured front yard, with mature trees, a pea gravel drive, boxwood plantings and banks of hydrangeas. The ...
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History Lovers’ Haven

Photography by Kevin Hurley In the year 1820, a prosperous settler named John Gray purchased a large plot of land south of the bustling frontier town of Fincastle. Gray, who ...
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Flexible Spaces | Tips to Make Your Home Fit Your Life

Our house is a study in flexible and evolving spaces. I’m writing from my bedroom office—my “boffice,” as I call it—where I carved out a workspace not too long ago ...
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Pick a Pepper | Popular Peppers for Every Taste

Whether sliced and sautéed into fajitas, stuffed with quinoa and baked, pureed into a spicy sauce or seared as a snack, peppers are an extremely versatile and fun ingredient for ...
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Hoop Dreams | At-Home Sports Courts

We’re all spending more time at home this year due to social distancing, and you may be pondering new projects, wishing to maximize enjoyment of and recreation at your space ...
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