2016 Real Estate Design Trends

2016 Real Estate Design Trends

A new year signifies new design trends for the real estate world. As 2016 begins, we have taken a look at which trends are on their way out from the past year and which styles will be taking over the interiors of our homes. Outside is in. As movements towards environmentalism and sustainability grow, we […]

5 Outdoor Patio & Backyard Design Ideas

5 Outdoor Patio & Backyard Design Ideas

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8 Tips for Improving Your Patio

8 Tips for Improving Your Patio

Spring just began and that means that summer is just around the corner! Here are our tips for a better patio this summer/spring. Great patio furniture brings comfort and function to your outdoor spaces. With a spacious table and easy-to-use, comfortable chairs a basic brick patio is transformed into a sensory-rich dining destination. Outfit a […]

Tips to a More Functional Laundry Room

Tips to a More Functional Laundry Room

The laundry room is one of the most necessary rooms in the home, yet not all rooms are set up to create an efficient work environment. Check out these easy tips to help turn your laundry room from a poorly planned space, into a breathable performance room. CREATE COUNTER SPACE WHEREVER POSSIBLE. In having adequate […]

2014 Kitchen Design Trend

2014 Kitchen Design Trend

Kitchen design is taking a new turn for the new year. Black countertops, open shelves, glass-front cabinets, and darker paint tones are becoming extremely popular with homeowners. Glass-front cabinets and open shelving help serve the aesthetics of the kitchen. You can put your best dinnerware on display for everyone to see, while still keeping it […]

8 Tips for Hanging Christmas Lights

8 Tips for Hanging Christmas Lights

CREATE A MASTER PLAN Look at your house from the street or take a photograph to make an overall plan. First, consider adding lights along eaves, pillars, posts, windows and doors to highlight architectural features. Next, look at bushes, trees, window boxes and planters. Finally, check out lighting for paths as well as stand-alone figures. […]

Maximize Your Dining Space

Maximize Your Dining Space

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about that special holiday meal. With grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins (and of course pets), how are you ever going to fit everyone inside your dining room? Check out these simple ways to maximize your dining space: Get Clearing If your dining room is filled […]

The New Neutral: Big, Bold, Color

The New Neutral Big, Bold, Color

This fall, it’s out with the boring, and in with the bright! The new neutral is big, bold, color. Beige and white will always work in any home yes, but sometimes a space just calls for a little color. These days, couches, walls, and furniture pieces are showing up in hues of orange, lavender, peacock […]

Kitchens: Design Trends and Tips

Kitchens: Design Trends and Tips

Thinking about remodeling your kitchen? The current kitchen design trend is creating a streamlined, bright, and open space. One of the most important things to focus on when remodeling is providing adequate lighting. Use a mix of fixtures to layer different types of light – from ambient, to task and accent lights, to dining and […]

Make the Most of a Small Space

Make the Most of a Small Space

Feeling a little too cozy in your apartment? Need to make some breathing room? Here are some ideas on how to live large in your small space. First, make your home look bigger than it actually is: • Flood your rooms with natural light. If you have few windows, install blinds that will soften the […]