What is the heart of the kitchen? The kitchen island. As the focal point of any kitchen, the island serves many purposes and we expect a lot from our kitchen islands. The lighting above it should reflect these multiple purposes.
While there is something classic about a fresh coat of crisp white paint, consider a bold color if you are ready for a change of pace, bold colors can bring vibrancy and energy into any space. Here are some suggestions to selecting and using the perfect bold paint color.
This season’s outdoor entertaining is all about making your front yard, backyard, and transitional spaces part of everyday living. Building on trends from last summer, homeowners may want to embrace the following ideas when hosting family and friends.
Each year, I am filled with new hope and excitement for what the summer season will bring. Summer is a time to refresh your home—and move outside to enjoy the long, warm days. In this article, I will explore some design concepts to help alleviate the heat and help you get the most out of your outdoor living space this summer.
The style of windows and doors you choose add the finishing touch and character to your home. While some styles may be considered on-trend (such as the Farmhouse style currently popular) other styles are timeless. When choosing windows and doors, you need to consider the same elements as any other design project; these include overall style, finish, function, shape, and composition.
New design trends are emerging daily based on our ever-changing daily lives. Trends such as “sleek and modern kitchen appliances” have been replaced with larger-scale developments in interior design such as biophilic design and indoor/outdoor living. To make your living spaces feel like home in 2021, find inspiration in the following trends.
Albert Einstein once asked, “If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?” When we have a hard time focusing, we experience stress. In this article, I will offer some organization and design tips to help keep the stress of daily living at bay
Often considered an after-thought in the design process, window treatments are instead an essential building-block to any design. Just like any other design element in your home, you should first ask yourself what you would like the window treatment to accomplish.
Furniture is a long-term investment. When shopping for an upholstered sofa or chair, it is often the color or style that catches a buyer’s attention first. However, it is also important to consider maintenance needs. Once you have made the investment, it is imperative that you care for your furniture.
A staycation can be a delightful way to relax, refresh, and enjoy the company of your loved ones. Here are some tips on how you can prep your home in advance to ensure that your staycation is as restful, fun, and memorable as traveling.