“My contractor was great,” said Stambek. “He’s just so easy to work with, and just such a nice guy.”
Residents: Jennifer Stambek is retired from medical device education and working in home decor, and Steve Stephens is a retired Southwest pilot.
Size: 4,200 square feet, with four bedrooms and four-and-a-half baths
Year built: 1987
Year bought: 2016
Renovations: Remodeled main floor in 2017
Project consultants: Bane’s Impression LLC
Architectural style: Classic brick
Favorite architectural elements: dark wood floors, wainscoting, staircase and natural light
Interior design style: Colorful farmhouse with a touch of French country
Favorite outdoor elements: Deck and stone patio with a fire pit
Resources: Furniture and decor from Ballard Designs, Ballards Backroom, TJ Maxx, HomeGoods, Tuesday Morning, Calico Corners, Lowes and The Home Depot. Paint colors are Sherwin Williams French Blue in the dining room and Sherwin Williams Agreeable Gray throughout the rest of the home.
Decor tip: “Don’t try and recreate the wheel! It’s already been created. If you see a room or a look you love, just recreate it in your home,” said Stambek.
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