Birmingham Home & Garden Inspiration Home

Thursday November 1

Bessemer | Alabama | United States

Join us for the annual Birmingham Home & Garden Inspiration Home Tour! The 2018 Inspiration Home will tell the story of Homewood and the city of Birmingham through architecture, design, and local vendors and designers. Home Highlights Open floorplan uniting kitchen, den, and dining area  Multiple porches including a front porch, screened porch with outdoor fireplace, and grilling porch  Scullery for extra kitchen prep and storage  First floor master suite  3 bedrooms upstairs with common study / den  Basement with carport and bonus room Tour Dates November 1, 2018 - November 25, 2018(Closed Thanksgiving Day) Tour Times Thursday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.Friday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.Sunday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Tag your pics on social media! Use #BHGInspirationHome to show us your favorite rooms or features inside this year's home.  Meet the Team Behind the Home Builder: Francis Bryant Construction Since their beginnings in 1960, attention to detail and excellence has always set Francis Bryant Construction apart. John Bryant and Kevin Gann lead a team of construction specialists with a portfolio of over 600 custom homes worth over a half billion dollars that sets the standard for excellence in the industry. They’ve built dream projects in the heart of the city and the suburbs as well as lakefronts, hunting preserves and farms. Architect: Long & Long Design Long & Long Design is an architectural design partnership between Richard and Lynielle Long. The husband and wife team both graduated from Auburn University’s architecture program in 2004, and spent 11 years honing their craft individually with distinguished architecture firms before creating Long & Long Design in 2015. Since then, they have completed multiple residential and commercial projects across the Southeast. For the 2018 Inspiration Home, they have designed a cottage that lives large, blends well with the community, but will stand apart thanks to its fresh, classic style. Design Liaison: Jan WareDesigner Jan Ware knows that a home is only as beautiful is the way it makes you feel. Jan has infused many Birmingham and beyond homes with personal, comfortable style that is at once elegant and approachable. For this Inspiration Home, Jan will work with Francis Bryant and Long & Long to create a palette for local designers to showcase their take on style and what it means to live well. Charity Partners The WellHouseThe WellHouse seeks to rescue and provide opportunities for restoration to victims of human trafficking. The organization also educates the public on the exploitation of the vulnerable, all through the power and principles of the Christian faith. Magic City WoodworksMagic City Woodworks focuses on teaching young men how to work with their hands, minds, and hearts. It helps these men gain positive life experiences through woodworking, learning small-business skills, and growing in their faith. 2018 Inspiration Home Sponsors Tier 1 Level SponsorsAllSouth Appliance J.R. Prewitt & AssociatesSouthern Sash Windows & Doors Triton Stone Group Tier 2 Level SponsorsInline Electric/Lighting Showroom Land Rover of Birmingham River Bottom Pine Spire VW Gallerie Webb Concrete and Building Materials Tier 3 Level SponsorsADT SecurityAlabama BrickAlabama Public TelevisionAt Home FurnishingsAVX​Benjamin MooreBradley Perlis Group/LAHBrandino BrassDefining HomeEco ThreeEmack Slate Co.Falkner GardensFireRock​GabbyHiltz-LauberInteriors by Kathy Harris Kelly Moffatt for Portraits Inc.MaisonMayfair SouthMDM Design StudioMcGowin-King MortgageOak Mountain CabinetryPaige Albright OrientalsPandy AgnewRozar's Paint SupplyStock & Trade Design CompanySummer ClassicsThree Sheets: A Linen ShopTurn Key Heating & AirWaynes