This local biz has served Bham for 28 years—here’s why they love it

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Life would be ruff without local businesses like this. Photo via Hannah Chambley for Bham Now

La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries of Birmingham is celebrating 28 years of supporting our community and giving back to Ronald McDonald House. Sounds like the best birthday gift, right? We sat down with Curt Morris of La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries of Birmingham to see why being a part of The Magic City means so much.

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New opening: CANVAS brings art + home goods to Homewood

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Your new go-to home goods store. Photo via Carrie Pittman Hill

Decorating your new home or apartment? Get ready to check out Homewood’s newest retail art and home goods store— CANVAS by Carrie Pittman Hill. We spoke with the artist behind the store to see why this will be a must-visit spot. See what you can expect + make plans to attend the grand opening on Tuesday, August 3.

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Local entrepreneur behind Two Maids & A Mop starts new venture, Pink Zebra Moving

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Pink Zebra Moving Founder & CEO Ron Holt + Pink Zebra Moving Brand President Heath Holmes. Photo via Pink Zebra

Let’s face it: moving can be one of the most stressful events in your life. Local entrepreneur Ron Holt is here to change all of that with his new biz, Pink Zebra Moving. Whether you’re packing boxes soon or staying put, you don’t want to miss the venture that’s making moving fun.

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Tell the story of your home with art + a FREE local in-home design program

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La-Z-Boy’s in-home design services changed Michael Brogan’s space for the better. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

The art tells the story of your home—nobody proves this better than local art lover and Birmingham resident Michael Brogan. He showed us his home transformation thanks to the La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries of Birmingham FREE in-home design services and told us about his favorite finds. Wow! were we impressed. Read on for why we love it, including photos and a video.

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Support American-made products with 25% off at La-Z-Boy’s Memorial Day sale

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Say hello to your dream space. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

While you’re making plans to head to the lake or grill out this Memorial Day, add one important stop to your weekend—La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries of Birmingham. You can shop American-made products and save 25% on everything right now with the La-Z-Boy Memorial Day Sale. Get the details here.

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These 3 outdoor luxuries at The Hill at Eastbury are an entertainer’s dream

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Spend an afternoon among friends and fresh air at The Hill at Eastbury. Photo via Riley Campbell for Bham Now

Summertime is here and everyone is heading outside with their friends to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air. For entertainers, The Hill at Eastbury is a dream with wonderful outdoor amenities to enjoy by yourself or with your crew. See how my friend Jessica and I spent our afternoon poolside there.

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5 reasons this home subscription service is a must for Birmingham’s homeowners, buyers, sellers + real estate agents

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What repairs do you need done? Photo via Maestro Maintenance Management

If you’re a real estate agent or a homeowner in the market to buy or sell a home, chances are your plate is overflowing with things to do. Well guess what, we discovered something that will help lighten your load. It’s Maestro Maintenance Management’s at Home subscription service, and wow were we impressed. Read on to discover five reasons why you should sign up for this service ASAP. Don’t want to wait? Sign up now for just $4.99—this flash sale won’t last long!

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With 7 generations in the biz, here’s why this Italian man says Alabama marble is unique

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Giuseppe Telara watching marble being moved. Photo via Giuseppe Telara

Originally from Carrara, Italy, Giuseppe Telara comes from a long line of marble workers. For a year now, he’s been working with AM3 Stone’s Alabama marble. We couldn’t think of a better person to ask about what makes Alabama Marble special. Here’s what he said.

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3 tips to welcome spring into your Birmingham home with local designers

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All this time at home means it’s time for a refresh. Photo via Matthew Nibblett for Bham Now

La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries of Birmingham has been reinventing home interiors all over the Magic City. To help us spruce up our own spaces this spring, we stopped by La-Z-Boy’s Greystone location to find new inspiration. Read on for three spring decorating tips we learned.

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Stilettos, a fab 90s shirt + more: what we found in our Birmingham-area closets

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Well, he does match the color scheme. Photo via Closets by Design of Central Alabama’s Facebook

Are you thinking about spring cleaning as much as we are these days? We looked inside some Birmingham-area closets to see what treasures we might find. What we discovered made us want to reach out to the designers at Closets by Design of Central Alabama for a better way to store our heirlooms. Keep reading for all the details.

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5 local cleaning companies in Birmingham that will make your home sparkle

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Who says you can’t look your best while cleaning? Photo via ToDo4U Downsizing & Organization Specialist’s Facebook

‘Tis the season for spring cleaning. But before you break out that outdated feather duster, consider hiring a professional instead. Here are five local cleaning services in Birmingham that will make your home feel ooh la la.

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Spring cleaning? These 7 Birmingham charities are taking donations

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Several charities around Birmingham have donation bins. Photo via King’s Home Facebook

The sun is shining, the weather is warming up, so I think we can call it and say Spring is here! And with Spring comes spring cleaning. Keep reading to see where you can donate old clothes, furniture, and other household items in Birmingham.

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Decorating or building? Check out the world’s whitest marble at this Pelham showroom

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Denise McDonald, Sales; Cathy Green, Office Manager; Christopher Riggins, Sales + Christy Reams, Sales (not pictured). Photo via Mary Fehr for Bham Now

Love the elegant beauty of Alabama white marble and have a decorating, design or building project on your to do list? You need to check out AM3 Surfaces’ new showroom in Pelham. Here’s what we discovered on our recent private sip ‘n stroll tour. 

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