What is the criteria used when one defines the term “modern design” in a home? If a layman were to be asked that question, they probably would respond by saying “it is newly acquired furniture and accessories; that is, nothing that’s been handed down or been around for a while”. But modern design is actually […]
Good things come in small packages… remember those wise words when you start decorating a small home. Perhaps your new digs is a starter home, or maybe you just don’t want all the hassle or expense of keeping up a larger home, so the place you hang your hat is relatively small. This doesn’t mean […]
Whether you are considering a kitchen facelift or an entire kitchen remodel, the one item you don’t want to leave off your wish list is tile. Over the years, tile has become a staple in kitchen design and this year is no different. Let’s face it, with neutrals and blacks and whites still at the […]
The safest bet for creating a smooth transition, color wise, as you wend your way from the front vestibule to the powder room, is to be sure to pick a neutral paint color. The beauty of a neutral color is that it makes the rooms all meld together. It is also easier to make the […]
One room, laden with deficiencies, which gets overlooked and unloved, is often the bane of the homeowner’s existence – the basement. For many people, their basement is just a vast wasteland which houses the furnace, hot water heater, washer, dryer and laundry tub. That’s it. The rest of the basement is often a catchall, especially […]
There is no better diversion to get through the long Winter days, especially in the cold-weather states, than to think of the warmer weather ahead and devise a plan for renovations to your home. There are probably a few ideas you already have bouncing around in your head. But, if you’re thinking smaller projects with […]
If you live in a cold-weather state, Winter has surely announced its arrival and you now know that the cold and drafty rooms in your house were not just a fluke as a result of the Polar-Vortex last year.
The kitchen is the hub bub of the home for most families. Long after the kids are gone, they’ll come back to visit and find nothing has changed inside the cupboards since they left home. Sure, the pantry items are different, and maybe even not so plentiful since the family has downsized, but the glassware […]
Planning an overhaul of a room can leave you with many options when it comes to bathroom remodeling. To have the most luxurious bathroom around, try to make an easy to read and understand design beforehand, decide what furnishings will get replaced and updated, and how to decide what tile you want to install for […]
If you are looking to add a little interest to your home’s interior, consider having the house repainted … it will give you a little lift and your home will quickly be rejuvenated. Don’t even consider such a daunting task as a do-it-yourself project; treat yourself and hire a professional house painter in Beverly Hills.