How can I hide my flat screen TV? See these photos!

People often ask how they can hide their TV, saying they don’t want it to feel like the focal point. With today’s thin flat screens, it really doesn’t need to be hidden, after all, we all have televisions! But if it truly bothers you, here are 3 ideas:   1) Place the TV behind a folding screen, see […]

For window treatment ideas and photos, see these unique designer options.

 Roman Shades and Valances, Greensboro NC We have many ideas, once we learn your needs for adding color, texture, or function, we present the best options and spread the fabrics out in your room! These Window treatment styles and fresh ideas were a big hit at the Greensboro NC Southern Ideal Home Show (photo above shows two of many […]

FIve tips & photos for upgrading your kitchen on a budget.

 Ready to update your kitchen but not sure where to start? Here are some ideas, which vary from somewhat expensive to very reasonable, when budget is key.  1) Add a splash of color through bar stools painting the bar stools was a great way to add color Recovering the seats in yellow cheered up […]

What size and shape table does my dining room need? Eight tips for getting the right size and staying within budget.

   Furniture from High Point, NC   To select the correct size table, draw the width and length of your room on 1/4″ graph paper. This will allow you to see how different options would work while you are furniture shopping. An oval dining table (see above) often works better in a space than a […]

Candice Olsen explains drapery fabrics and wall colors.

Candice Olsen Design Candice Olsen really hit the nail on the head. She confirmed something that will will help a lot of people, as long as they take note of her suggestion before heading to a paint store. The host of a popular HGTV show was interviewed by the Wall Street Journal March 10, 2011. She explained that she doesn’t choose the […]

Do it yourself tips for a bedroom on a budget.

Bedroom on a budget Ready to decorate your bedroom on a budget? Select from our gorgeous fabrics & make this do it yourself headboard. We can provide instructions that make it easy! Replace your lamp shades for an instant update.  Paint an unattractive dresser or nightstands in silver leaf or bronze.  Add a burst of color along the edge of your […]

Upholstered headboard versus wood–which is better?

When looking through magazines, you’ve probably noticed the variety of upholstered headboards. I have one, which I love. Here are six advantages to an upholstered headboard (in comparison to a wood headboard): This upholstered headboard allowed the homeowners to decide the exact height they wanted the headboard to be. This upholstered headboard gave the room a clean metropolitan feel, […]

Can I paint my kitchen cabinets? See this Greensboro kitchen photo.

If you are tired of dark cabinets, and want to paint them, know that you can keep a little variety.Notice the island and stove area are still stained in the kitchen below. BEFORE  Before (above) this Greensboro homeowner did not like the peachy tone of their kitchen cabinets. They requested a warmer wood tone that […]

Interior design ideas gave this Greensboro, NC homeowner several options!

This Greensboro homeowner was in need of an interior design idea to solve the “eye sore” in their dining room. AFTERWe added a mirror & molding to this door to give this interior door a “french door” feeling (see above).  Before door was plain, with no molding    See door aboveNotice the molding and cheerful […]

If you’re headed to a High Point furniture store, rethink your current furniture!

Take another look at your furniture…. do you have a piece that could be used differently? Or, is their a piece that’s a nice size and shape, but it just needs to be undated? Perhaps a piece is too dark? You can cheer it up by applying paint to the inside walls. If you’d like a less permanent solution, insert […]