How much will an interior designer cost for my remodeling or new construction project?

If you’re wondering how to calculate the cost for an interior designer for a new construction or remodeling project, we’ll list some guidelines below.  Or, maybe you’re wondering if it’s even necessary to hire a designer? Perhaps the builder offered a design service for free? Below we’ll list the reasons many people hire an outside […]

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 […]

Six important tips for replacing kitchen cabinets. Visit these tips from Greensboro, NC.

1) Compare brands. Consider a custom island with  the remainder of cabinets in semi- custom, to help with the budget! 2) Ask yourself –  Is there architectural appeal? Where can we vary the height & depth? 3) Consider upgrading the interiors, example, do you want tray drawers in the cabinets? 4) Select a finish you won’t tire of. Avoid a trendy look. 5) […]

How to select fabrics. Read this Greensboro, NC story.

Sofa after reupholstered in chenille & suede Before, fabric had faded to pink This Greensboro, NC client knew that fabric is a lot like paint, there are thousands of beautiful colors to choose from!  So, don’t just take a stab at it after viewing a small swatch. Most interior designers will bring options to your home for no charge. Better yet, if they stock fabric, you’ll get to view the […]

How to hire a good Interior designer, consider these tips before you search through designer web sites.

An interior designer’s web site can give you a real sense of their expertise. Here are some tips to consider: 1) Does their web site and blog show a few pretty rooms (from the client with a big budget)? Or does it show what they can accomplish when existing items are difficult? 2) Are they willing to provide a list as referrals? Do they have excellent recommendations […]