People used to call the bathroom ‘the necessary,’ and that’s pretty much what bathroom design was–mostly that which was essential, useful, functional. To put it candidly, folks did what was obligatory and left the bathroom behind until next time. But those days are gone, as bathroom design trends have been upgraded and updated, with entire […]
Are you itchin’ to do something new and different with the interior of your home? Sometimes, spring or summer kicks people into a new mode, where they feel like everything should be revitalized – themselves, as well as their home. Perhaps you’ve already gone through the house, almost like a stranger, using a somewhat critical […]
There is a proverb that first appeared in 1930 in the mystery thriller “The Green Rope” by J.S. Fletcher, and it goes like this: “Home is where you hang your hat”. Though that proverb seems a little antiquated these days, its meaning still rings true. No matter how large or small, or elaborate or plain […]
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 […]
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 […]
Imagine how boring the world would be if it were just in black-and-white tones? Or sepia tones like eons ago? How blessed we are to be able to spin the color wheel to create the most-beautiful or thought-provoking hues in our homes.