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…

Should You update your home to the current design trends?
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Should You update your home to the current design trends?

Dear Debi: Do I need to follow the design trends? I find it offensive when people call my house “dated.” I recently came across this question on Facebook BUT what really stood out to me how this one reader found the term “dated” offensive to her when people were commenting on a picture of her…

What are Interior Design Styles and how do I pick one for my home?

What are Interior Design Styles and how do I pick one for my home?

There are many different styles of interior design for your home, ranging from transitional or traditional, from contemporary & mid-century to boho and eclectic, just to name a few. Design styles can become popular for a few years only to fall out of favor just as quickly as they gained popularity. Knowing what your style…

2024 Best Kitchen Cabinet Color Trends to Sell Your House
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2024 Best Kitchen Cabinet Color Trends to Sell Your House

The kitchen is the hub of the home.  It’s where the action is. We spend alot of time in our kitchen. We use the kitchen counter and dinner table for homework, to hang out and get caught up at the end of the day. We want our kitchens to be not only functional, but to…

How to Arrange Living Room Furniture with a Corner Fireplace

How to Arrange Living Room Furniture with a Corner Fireplace

Let’s be honest! Corner fireplaces are awkward to decorate around. The size of your fireplace, and the shape and size of your room are important factors in determining how and where to place your furniture. But fortunately, there are some tips that can help you make this awkward space turn into a stunning room that…

Are white walls, kitchens and exteriors still in style for 2024?
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Are white walls, kitchens and exteriors still in style for 2024?

Are white walls for interiors still in style for 2024? What about white kitchens? Are white house exteriors still popular for 2024? It depends. Its complicated. Some white paints colors are still trending for 2024 whereas others are out. Let’s break that down! Is the all white house interior still in style? Early in 2020,…

How I updated my powder room for under $1,000 in a weekend!
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How I updated my powder room for under $1,000 in a weekend!

In my most recent house flip, my powder room was not only ugly, lol, it was dated. It screamed make me over. I was on a time crunch and I didn’t want to spend too much money so I kept my budget to be under $1,000 and I made it! In my humble opinion, powder…

From Laundry Room to Home Office | Media Room Makeover
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From Laundry Room to Home Office | Media Room Makeover

Five years ago, I bought another fixer upper again, I know, lol. It was a 7 level townhouse, yikes! It was in a really great location, AND the price was the lowest price ever, for a townhouse in this sought after neighborhood. It was perfect for my strategy of buying the lowest price properties in…

My Kitchen & Dining Room Makeover in my 9th House Flip
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My Kitchen & Dining Room Makeover in my 9th House Flip

Approximately 5 years ago, I bought a fixer upper. I needed to find somewhere quickly to live within a certain school district for my two teenagers and myself. I looked at renting and almost found something when my brother found two townhouses for sale in a complex across from one of the schools. I had…