Remodeling? How to Design Your Dream Kitchen

How many times do you find yourself dreaming about the perfect kitchen? Today’s kitchen hosts many more activities than ever before.  From family gatherings to informal entertaining, homework to school committee meetings the kitchen is not just the heart of the home but is often command central for the family. Sound familiar? Get my 10 tips on how to design your dream kitchen. If you are remodeling or just thinking about it, here are my top 10 tips on How to Design Your Dream Kitchen. 1....

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What every laundry room needs: 8 Must-Have Features

What every laundry room needs! Did you know on average Americans spend 8 hours per week in the laundry room? Clients have actually told  me they don’t really need a dining room or a living room but they simply cannot live without a great laundry room. Big or small, laundry rooms have taken on many rolls. In the days of multi-function spaces, the laundry room has become the star. No longer relegated to the basement, these rooms have become integrated into the main levels of today’s home....

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How to choose the perfect front door color and Make a Grand Entrance!

[clickToTweet tweet=”Make a Grand Entrance! How to choose the perfect front door color” quote=”Make a Grand Entrance! How to choose the perfect front door color”] [clickToTweet tweet=”Make a Grand Entrance! How to choose a front door color” quote=”Make a Grand Entrance! How to choose a front door color”] From painted to stained, plain to carved, here is an insider’s guide: How to choose the perfect front door color. I love doors. They say...

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Design Trends 2017: How to Create a Healthy Eco Friendly Home

Design Trends 2017  How to create a healthy Eco friendly home. If you have stood on line in a Whole Foods you can see that Organic has gone main stream. Studies show families are concerned about their living environment and want to know How to Create a Healthy Eco Friendly Home. Today companies everywhere are incorporating this idea of sustainability into their products but what does that really mean? Here  are a few questions you should ask about the products you purchase for you home. Where...

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Design Trends – How To Use Blue In Your Home’s Interior

I am always surprised when my clients tell me they never use anything blue in their home. Navy and white have always been a classic color combination dating back to the early days of our country when Indigo was king. Just think of those favorite blue jeans. Not only does it go with everything, everyone looks great in navy blue. It is softer than black but with just as much drama and elegance. Blue skies, blue water, blue jeans, I am a big fan of the color blue especially in kitchens and...

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2 Fashionable & Easy Ways to Bring Color and Pattern into your Home Today

[clickToTweet tweet=”Who says accessories can only be decorative. They are the perfect way to test out design trends in your home” quote=”Accessories are the perfect way to test out design trends in your home. “] 2  Fashionable & Easy Ways to Bring Color and Pattern into your Home Today In  January I blogged about my 10 Top 2017 Home Design Trends. Inspired by that post, I want to share two tried and true, fashionable and easy ways to bring color and pattern into...

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How training for a half marathon made me a better designer

[clickToTweet tweet=”How training for a half marathon made me a better designer. . ” quote=”I found inspiration for my designs while training for a half marathon. Read about what I learned. “] People always ask where I find my design inspirations. Last fall I found it in an unlikely place…. This is my story of how training for a half marathon made me a better designer. As a I designer look for inspiration everywhere. From fashion to textiles, from art to...

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Style Update 2017: 10 Top Home Design Trends

[clickToTweet tweet=”Style Update 2017 My Top 10 Home Design Trends” quote=”Is your home ready for some comfortable luxury? Check out my Style Update 2017 for My Top 10 Home Design Trends”] Is your home ready for some comfortable luxury? I don’t know about you but mine is. What makes you feel happy and content? What can you add to your home to get that feeling? There is so much research done each year on what is trending I have compiled my Style Update 2017: 10 Top Home...

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Holiday Recipes, Getting your appliances ready for entertaining

[clickToTweet tweet=”Holiday recipes, getting your appliances ready for entertaining ” quote=”I have gathered some easy ways to keep your appliances in a jolly mood.”]   Sitting in my office watching the autumn leaves fall got me thinking about my holiday recipes and getting ready for holiday guests. Whether your holiday food fare involves elaborate entertaining or meals on the run, the last thing you need is an appliance that’s not doing its job properly. I have...

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Choosing the right design team for your remodel

    You have been dreaming of your remodel for months.  You have collected ideas for the room, you can’t wait to get started but where do you begin? Choosing the right design team is more important than you can imagine. Your designer and contractor will be working with you for several months or more through the beginning stages of design, selection, construction and completion. The crew will be there, in your home, everyday for the entire project. It is important that you have a check...

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