Stained wood mantle versus white? Stacked stone versus polished stone?

When the builder asked a recent client to select their preferred stacked stone for their fireplace, I reminded them that their favoite fireplaces (in their wish list file) were all white, not stacked stone.It’s easy to get sidetracked when you’re making hundreds of decisions during new construction or remodeling. A wish list or favorite photo […]

5 must read designer tips for selecting a sofa fabric, avoid a major design mistake.

It’s important to select a sofa fabric that is durable & timeless, because it’s very expensive to redo or recover a sofa.  Here are the 5 tips which will help you find the best sofa fabric. 1) Think texture, or tone on tone, rather than a busy print. Remember, you’ll have prints on the pillows […]