As January 1st approaches, we all start thinking about what we need to change in the upcoming New Year – diet, exercise…we all know the drill 🙂 But have you made any resolutions about your home or how you live? Some things to consider: Is it time to FINALLY reface that old fireplace or start […]
It’s amazing what an impact hardware makes – it’s like adding “jewelry” to your cabinets. Not sure what style will look right on your cabinets? Here are some tips to keep in mind: Have a typical “builder standard” kitchen? Look what a difference a fresh coat of paint and some great hardware makes. A more […]
Sure, it’s nice to look at beautiful homes in magazines and imagine your rooms looking exactly the same. But who wants a home that doesn’t reflect them and how they live? The best home designs are those that have a “personal” touch. Try these tips to bring “yourself” in without sacrificing great style: Love a […]
Great post on not forgetting the ceiling is yet another surface in the room that needs attention! http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/1984294/list/Decorated-Ceilings-Are-Looking-Up We’ve used this trick on a couple of projects – and it truly made the room!
When I think of the perfect summer color, orange immediately comes to mind. Good news is, orange is everywhere right now. We recently used some amazing orange and white lampshades in a guest bedroom remodel, and I was instantly inspired! Here are some other great orange finds:
DO Think wallpaper again. We’ve come a long way since the 1970’s orange and avocado green mushroom-laden prints 🙂 There are tons of new and fresh wallpaper designs out there – from updated grass cloth to stunning beaded papers (via Maya Romanoff). DON’T Use primary colors for your overall paint color. Unless you run a […]