Four unique options for furnishing a living room corner

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A living room corner can look unfinished, especially in today’s large rooms. In order to create more intimate conversation areas, we pull furniture away from the walls, this can leave the corners looking bare. Here we’ll show you 4 ideas for decorating a corner of a living room. These ideas run from free to upwards […]

Ideas for rustic reclaimed wood beams at entrance ways, mantles, or columns.

If you have rustic wood beams, they can be used in a variety of ways to accent your home. One thing for sure, they can blend with just about any style design, from industrial modern…. to country french… to Scandinavian… to an eclectic style. The wood from beams adds a wonderful texture that homeowners love, […]

4 designer tips for built in bookshelves!

1) A rich deep wall color will make those bright white bookshelves feel richer! See before and after of the built in wall unit below.  2) A few large accessories feel clean and interesting, while lots of small items can tend to feel like “clutter”. That’s the word our clients use! You may need to […]

Individual window treatments or one continuous wall of drapes?

Do you have a wall with several windows which may or may not be treated with one continuous wall of drapes?   should put separate window treatments on each window? Here we’ll share before and after photos to help you visualize some options. We’ll also go over some pros and cons and factors regarding one […]

How to layout a master bathroom for a remodel, corner shower or tub?

Trying to decide how to layout your bathroom for a remodel? Maybe you’re wondering whether it’s more important to have a large shower and no bathtub, versus a large bathtub with a small shower? Below we’ll list 6 helpful questions to consider, before you begin remodeling!  We’ll also show luxurious master bathroom photos for design […]

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 […]

How to make an all white kitchen warmer and more colorful?

If your kitchen feels like Mr Clean, all white and no color, here’s 5 options to make your kitchen warmer or more colorful, as an alternative to painting the cabinets! 1) Paint the ceiling!  It’s a fun way to add color in an all white kitchen, if you have a good stopping point. Crown molding […]

What size and layout for a collage of family photos? 7 tips for a photo gallery!

Trying to decide the sizes and layout for hanging a collage of photos? Here’s 6 tips, to help capture memories & showcase a gallery of family photos. These tips also work for showcasing your work in an office or waiting room too!  1) Bigger is Better! Nice large photos work best, especially consider the size and scale […]

What type cabinet or furniture is best under a TV?

Are you ready for a new updated TV cabinet? Do you want to hide your wires and components? If you’re ready to find a TV console or furniture for under your Television, know that today you no longer have to get a bulky piece with glass doors! As a matter of fact,  it’s no longer […]

Is my style reflected in my home decorating? 4 ways to communicate your goals to an interior designer.

When I first met the homeowners of the home below, I found them to be fun, worldly, with a good appreciation for today’s cleaner less ornate styles. I noticed their rugs, furniture, and fabrics were VERY formal & ornate, which they said did not fit their personality. The fabrics were velvet damasks, the art was […]