5 Tips to Create Entryway that is Stunning & Functional
|

5 Tips to Create Entryway that is Stunning & Functional

Entryways are the first impression your home makes when visitors step into your home. This may be cliché but you don’t get a second chance to make a good first impression! You want your entryway to be an example of what the rest of your house will look like.  So you want to make that…

How to make your front porch inviting and add curb appeal!
| |

How to make your front porch inviting and add curb appeal!

You want your front porch to look amazing and inviting. You want people’s heads to turn when they walk by your house. But you also want your front porch to be a functional space and, space permitting, a space where friends or neighbors can pop by for a drink and a chat. And you also…

Hardwood vs Laminate vs. Vinyl Plank Flooring: Which one should you choose?
|

Hardwood vs Laminate vs. Vinyl Plank Flooring: Which one should you choose?

Hardwood floors have been one of the most sought after amenities people want when buying a home.  It ranks very high on their list. Hardwood flooring is an investment that will last you a life time and add more value to your home.  It is seen as being more luxurious than laminate and luxury vinyl…

River House Dining Room Makeover – Mood Board
|

River House Dining Room Makeover – Mood Board

It’s the One Room Challenge! And I’m back!!!For those of you that are new to the One Room Challenge, its a bi-annual design challenge where designers from around the world completely transform one room in a mere eight weeks! This is my 7th time participating and I’m stoked!!! I think I’m better organized this time…

2024 Wood Flooring Trends To Sell Your House
|

2024 Wood Flooring Trends To Sell Your House

Whether you’re renovating your house to stay and enjoy, or are getting your house ready to sell within the next couple of years, installing new flooring in your home is a sizeable investment. You want to pick something that not only fits with your décor and family’s needs, but something that is going to be…

2024 Design & Paint Color Trends to Sell Your House
| | |

2024 Design & Paint Color Trends to Sell Your House

Design trends continue to shift from year to year. Some years the changes are dramatic as we get tired of the old trends, whereas some years the trends or more gradual and evolve gradually over time. . Design Trends that are out or on their way out! So what does this mean for homeowners getting…

6 Common Mistakes Homeowners Make with their Furniture

6 Common Mistakes Homeowners Make with their Furniture

There are a number of factors that go into a well decorated room with furniture being one of the key factors in that equation.    Furniture needs to be methodically selected and placed taking the room’s elements, focal point and design style in mind.  Violating any of these principles using furniture incorrectly can break a…

Why you need to create a mood board for your room design!

Why you need to create a mood board for your room design!

A few years ago, a client asked me for some help. She had just purchased some pretty wallpaper and was wondering what would be the best room for it. We went through her house, room by room, to find its new home. Their house was a charming century old house with lots of personality, but…