Does every window need the same window treatment?

Do all my windows have to have drapes or the same style window treatment? Often people are concerned that they have to put the same style drape on every window. Perhaps the person who sells the custom window treatments told you to keep them all the same? Or perhaps you’re having trouble visualizing what it […]

How to furnish a game room so the entire family will enjoy it!

Do you have a basement or bonus room which would make a great game room? Do you want a room that can have fun activities for both children and adults?  In trying to decide how to lay out the room, perhaps you’re considering theater seating, a sectional, a game table, a pool table? Here, we’ll […]

How to find the right art for my space, 10 helpful design tips!

find the right art for a blue room

How to find the right art Art can make or break a room! Do your friends tell you “your art makes the room!” If not, know that once you find the right art it can be the touch that brings the room to life! ┬áIf it’s the right size & shape, it can even make […]

How to make my rooms look more upscale and contemporary without replacing the furniture?

Want your rooms to convey fun, sexy, fresh, updated, contemporary, and higher quality? Well you’re not alone! Every week clients ask for unique exciting styles, and a home that doesn’t feel like their great grand parent’s home. They tell us they want their home to be a place they love to come home to and […]

Best designs tips to build a bookshelf or built in wall unit, 6 must read tips!

A bookshelf can look amazing, if you plan well before you build it. A built in bookcase is often in a room you spend a lot of time in, so you’ll want to enjoy looking at them! There are several things that people tell us they love, each of which has to be done before […]

How to make a small room look larger in one weekend, 4 quick fix tips.

To make a room feel larger, you need to make the ceilings feel taller. But what if you want a quick immediate fix, that can be done in one day? No problem! Interior designers use four methods that “trick the eye” and instantly make a room feel larger. In fact, the change is so amazing […]

Drapes on both sides of the window or one side only? 7 pros and cons.

One side drapes in living room

There are advantages to hanging drapes on one side of the window, instead of drapes on both sides. They can still function, as a one-way draw. There are also times when it’s more advantageous to hang drapes on both sides of the window, for a center draw. Deciding between the two options is actually pretty […]

How to hide drape hardware? 5 interior design tips for a clean contemporary look!

There are ways to hang drapes so that the hardware doesn’t show. That can provide a clean contemporary look. 1) Drapery hardware can be hidden behind crown moldings, such as a built in valance.A boxed in frame is a nice way to hide hardware. You’ll need a carpenter to frame in the shape. Check the […]