Category archives: Design

The Secret to a Good Statement Sofa—Know the Trends

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A statement sofa is a great way to let a single piece of furniture speak volumes for your home. This is your one chance to splurge a little get something risky and fun. Before you run out and buy the craziest sofa you can find, consider what’s trending in interior design for 2014. Vintage Vintage elegance never truly goes out of style, but paying for i[...]

Dividing Rooms without Walls—Five Easy DIY Ways to Partition Space

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Interior design trends over the past few years have been leaning towards creating more space in your home and one of the most effective ways for doing this is by dividing rooms without walls. Eliminating, or not having, interior walls is really the best of both worlds; you can have wide open spaces while also creating a sense of privacy with the right partit[...]

The Most Popular Kitchen Counter Edges

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If you’re going to make any changes to your home this springtime make it happen in your kitchen; starting with your counters. Right now, kitchen counters are getting a lot of hype thanks largely in part to the increasing popularity of quartz kitchen countertops. There’s good reason for all of the excitement though. Quartz is extremely durable, comes in an ar[...]

Granite versus Quartz – Let’s Settle the Debate

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There is a contentious issue being debated and it’s taking place in your kitchen. For years, granite has been at the top of the kitchen countertop domain. While it’s far from perfect, granite has been prized for its strength and longevity. People have accepted granite’s flaws because there wasn’t anything that could compete. Well, a recent trend in counterto[...]

Modern Kitchen Design Ideas for Every Dreamer

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The kitchen industry is always looking for bigger and better ways to wow homeowners, so in hopes to sweep people away from the trend of an all white interior, designers are making a push towards natural materials, brass accessories, patterned backsplashes and open shelving. Certain design decisions reflect your current lifestyle, but it can inspire new habit[...]

Getting the Most Out of Your Kitchen Space

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Whether your home has a sprawling kitchen area or a modest kitchenette, it’s important to maximize the space you have. You want to use your storage space in the most effective way possible, but you don’t want your kitchen to look cluttered. Employing some of these handy interior design tips, you can get the best of both worlds: a kitchen that is both neat an[...]

Transform Your Bathroom with the Right Colors

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One of the most challenging rooms to decorate in your home has to be the bathroom. It’s smaller than the other rooms in your house, requires several different types of materials for surface areas (which can limit your color options), and has oddly shaped appliances taking up most of the space. Before you lose hope and go with generic or bland bathroom décor,[...]

Color-Coding Your Kitchen

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Interior design is definitely a talent and something that you can only get better at through experience. Sadly, most of us see home renovations and changes as a major chore, or a hassle. If this is you, don’t worry—redecorating your home can be fun. So far this year the kitchen has been the focus of much interior design work. Chances are pretty good your kit[...]