Top 5 New Eat Spots in Wilmington, NC

With an active and varied dining scene, residents of Wilmington, North Carolina are surrounded by exceptional food. From seafood with a contemporary spin, to Southern comfort foods, to French favorites and upscale Italian cuisine, Wilmington restaurants offer options for any appetite. Here is a list of some of our favorite new spots to check out.  […]

Summer Plants for Eastern NC – Time to Get Planting!

Summer is right around the corner, and we couldn’t be more excited! With the temperatures rising and the days getting longer, the growing season is upon us. Now is the time to get that garden going if you haven’t already. If you think you’ve missed out, we are here to let you know that there […]

Summer Energy Savings Tips

At McAdams Homes, we use building methods and materials to make your home more energy efficient. With the warming summer days coming soon, here are some tips and practices to help you save on energy bills and ease the summer strain put on your HVAC unit.  Keep your home breezy. An easy way to cut down […]

Beat the Summer Heat! The 5 Best Places to Make a Splash in Wilmington, NC

Now that the weather is warming up, it’s time to get out and enjoy the beautiful coastal climate the Wilmington area offers. We are all feeling the need to get out of the house these days. Here are some of our favorite outdoor activities to beat the summer heat.  Spend an afternoon at Long Leaf […]

The Dog Parks of Wilmington, NC

“People who don’t mingle with other people outside of their social, ethnic, religious, economic, political, or peer groups are like dogs that grow up without ever having been socialized with other dogs (they tend to be skittish around the unfamiliar and react to other dogs with hesitation, suspicion, and barking).  Socializing dogs is recommended for […]

5 Ways to Make Your Master Bedroom Feel More Luxurious

Your bedroom is one of the most personal spaces in your home. It’s where you relax and recharge, so there’s no reason why it shouldn’t have your full attention.  Making your bedroom feel more luxurious doesn’t have to be expensive either.  Here are five tips to get your master bedroom feeling like it belongs in […]

2021 Colors of the Year

After all the turbulence of 2020, we’re looking forward to a fresh start and ways to add color to our lives in the new year.  It is a fact that color has a psychological effect on our moods and energy levels with just the room color you choose for your walls. The colors of the […]

Take a Walk with Us – Our Favorite Places to Walk around Town

“If you are in a bad mood, go for a walk. If you are still in a bad mood, go for another walk.” -Hippocrates If 2020 left you on a bad mood like it did us, then walk your way through 2021 with a better attitude.  The great thing is, there are no shortages of […]

3 Ways to Make Your Kitchen Work Harder

Cooking can be loads of fun, but it can also be a little bit hectic. Fortunately, there are a few simple adjustments you can bring to your kitchen that make the cooking process significantly easier and make your kitchen work for you. If you want a faster and less-stressful kitchen experience, follow these three tips to […]

The Nearest Beaches to The Landing at Lewis Creek

“I followed my heart, and it led me to the beach”- unknown The beach never seems to lose its special touch. The soft sand and rolling waves instantly make us forget about all of our worries and instead focus on the amazing view in front of us. That is probably the reason may of us decided that […]