As an upscale suburb of Oklahoma City, Edmond has much to offer the fastidious shopper. With high-end retail and food establishments peppering several of its corners, both new residents and seasoned locals have plenty of viable options. Whether you're looking for a specific item or want to spend an afternoon window shopping, here is a list of some of Edmond, Oklahoma's finest venues.
Now that fall foliage decorates the area with bright oranges and deep reds, you might feel the itch to get out and celebrate the season with all things crafty and tasty. Fortunately, the Edmond community along with Oklahoma City shines this time of year, boasting some of the region’s most notable craft fairs, farmer’s markets, fall and holiday festivals. Read on to learn what local events can be added to your weekend to-do list this year.
From outdoor ice skating to a walk-through holiday light display to a living Nativity to musical performances, Edmond, Oklahoma, offers a wide range of winter activities for the whole family. Here are some of Edmond’s best winter events for 2018-2019.
Whether you’re moving to a new home that you need to furnish or just hoping to update a room in your house, you’ll be glad to know that Edmond has a range of local furniture stores, from the full-line, fully stocked to the small and quirky. Here is a sampling of the best local furniture stores in Edmond.
This remarkable home on a 2-acre wooded hilltop lot in the quiet town of Arcadia just east of Edmond features Traditional design touches throughout. The house, in the gated new home community of Pravada, covers 3,870 square feet and has four bedrooms and three and a half baths. Before you enter through the impressive double front door, you are welcomed by a large covered porch with cedar wrapped columns.
Edmond, Oklahoma’s, winters have been described as “cool,” which could be technically freezing. But what anyone who has spent a couple of winters in central Oklahoma knows is that you and your house need to be ready for some stern winter weather, because it’s bound to come.
In February, Silver Stone Homes will attend the International Builders’ Show, the annual extravaganza put on by the National Association of Home Builders. This event, Feb. 19-21, 2019, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, brings together 1,500 manufacturers and suppliers and 60,000 visitors from around the world in more than 580,000 square feet of exhibit space. The IBS is co-located with the National Kitchen & Bath Association’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show, for a combined mega-event called Design & Construction Week. Anyone registered for IBS can cross over to KBIS events, for a total of more than 2,000 booths in over 1 million square feet of exhibit space.
Winter entertaining in your Edmond, Oklahoma, home often involves celebrations around the Christmas holiday, but you also can use most of these tips at any time during the colder months. Comfort food, cozy fireside gatherings, and warm candlelight will delight your guests long after the Christmas tree is put away.
Your brand-new home is almost ready, and you can’t wait to move in. But first there’s the matter of the walk-through with your builder, which is your opportunity to look the whole place over to make sure everything is up to snuff. There are so many areas to cover and so many systems to check, so be sure you bring along a good list to remind yourself of each one. Here is a checklist of 37 things to look for during your walk-through.
If you’re in the market for a newly constructed home in the Edmond, Oklahoma area, or hope to have one built for you, you really need to spend some time visiting builders’ open houses. It’s true that people shopping for homes rely heavily on the internet when they’re doing their research, but visiting actual houses is a step in the process that you can’t afford to skip. Here are nine reasons why.