Fall 2021

The Claremont and Spruce Point Inn

Bold Patterns and Paint Combos Transformed These Historic Hotels


Bold Patterns and Paint Combos Transformed These Historic Hotels Two Gilded Age inns get new owners — and inventive new looks. TEXT BY MICHAELA CAVALLARO Updating a historic hotel is a bit of a catch-22: Bring it too close to today’s trends and you’ll alienate repeat guests who fell in love with the legacy look. [...] Read More

Home Rx

Ask Hannah Holmes

Realtor/science writer/self-proclaimed “house geek” Hannah Holmes on harvesting your own lumber, Maine’s drought, and more.

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Fall chrysanthemums

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8 Homey Things to Do in Maine This Fall

Places to Explore

Belfast Tour a different private garden every week during the Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Days. Aug. 13, 20, & 27, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. 207-218-1110. belfastgardenclub.org Bangor Follow the path of a historic fire and learn which of the Queen City’s structures survived on the Bangor Historical Society’s Fire of 1911 Walking Tour. Aug. 31 […]

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Maine Homes by Down East magazine, Fall 2021

Fall 2021

Editor's Note

In this issue: The results of our 2021 Maine Homes Design Awards, ideas for living green in Maine, and more!

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