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How to Have an Elegant Dinner Party at Home

In the early 2000s, it seemed that the art of entertaining at home was diminishing. One indication was the popularity explosion of the Red Solo Cup, which became far more common at dinner parties than stemware. Sure, it was fun to keep things casual for...

The Importance of Lighting Design for the Home

Lighting is an essential feature in every room of the home. Why, then, is it often overlooked from a design standpoint? Lighting is so much more than basic illumination. It is also instrumental in crafting the mood and ambiance of a space. With those things...

Will Kitchen Innovations Play a Role in Your Kitchen Remodel?

For some who are planning a home remodeling project, renovating the kitchen is the first priority. It may be because the kitchen is often called the “heart of the home,” is where the whole family gathers, and is one of those rooms that so easily...

Food and Wine Pairings from the Experts

If you are remodeling your home to optimize it for entertaining, or if you plan to add a wine cellar as part of your remodeling project, then food/wine pairings may be of interest to you right now. Here are some popular suggestions for food/wine pairings,...

Remodeling Sustainably: How Going Green Can Save You Some Green

Today, more and more homeowners are aiming to make their homes energy-efficient. That also goes hand-in-hand with improving the air quality and mechanical systems within the home, particularly for those who espouse to a green lifestyle and want a green home remodeling project. When you...

5 Questions to Ask Your Designer/Builder

The success or failure of your remodeling project depends almost entirely on the people you choose to perform the work. Don’t make this impor­tant decision based on price alone. Pay very close attention during the interview process — evasiveness, discomfort, impa­tience, or defensiveness are red...

Rooms for Dad: The Gift of a Professional Remodel

Being a dad can be a thankless job at times. Often, it means coming in at a distant third behind Mom and the kids. So this Father’s Day, why not surprise the man who does it all – and rarely asks for anything in return...

DIY Dads: Convincing Dad He Can't Do It All Himself

We’ve all heard Dad say, “Why spend the money to do that? I can do it myself!” immediately followed by Mom’s eye roll when he says it. That’s because she realizes that the dream of a brand new kitchen now hangs in the balance among...

A Book Reader's Fantasy: Home Library Design Ideas

Book lovers of the world, rejoice! Home libraries are making a comeback. Many homeowners are once again opting to create their own libraries at home. People with a passion for the written word are building floor-to-ceiling shelves and lining them with their favorite collections. Whether...

Monday Makeover – A Reader's Paradise

The idea of having a library at home is every avid book reader and collector’s dream. You can turn any space or room into a library. Here are a few of our clients’ library visions that we brought to life. [caption id="attachment_556" align="alignleft" width="500" caption="Our clients...

Unexpected Works of Art and Home Remodeling

Don’t be hesitant to express yourself when designing your home. A remodel is the perfect time to unleash that creative vision that’s been simmering on the back burner. Chances are you’ve lived in your home for several years and have become more established in your...

A Mid-Century Kitchen Transformation

Our clients' previous floor plan was outdated and tightly compartmentalized the kitchen from the dining and living rooms, making it difficult for more than a couple of people to be in each space at a time. The new design updates interior surfaces, opens the spaces...

Luxury Dressing Rooms

Have you ever noticed how big and luxurious closets seem to be on television? That’s because they aren’t simply closets, they are large dressing rooms. No longer are these rooms exclusive to celebrities and the super-rich. Many homeowners, typically the lady of the house, will...

Monday Makeover – Master Bathrooms

The master bathroom is usually where you start and finish your days. Therefore, the design of the bathroom as well as how it functions to meet your needs to get ready for the day or wind down at night is very important. Here are a...

Creating Your Own Inspiration

Many of us remember the “old days” of filing away photos and magazine cut-outs into an inspirational file. This file was relegated to an envelope, scrapbook, or bulletin board filled with your favorite ideas. But nowadays, inspiration boards have also gone digital in the form...

Monday Makeover – Updating the Kitchen

Our clients wanted to create a better solution to their entertaining spaces in their home. They wanted to increase the space in their kitchen, connect the living room and family room with the kitchen, and take advantage of their fabulous view of the foothills while...

Monday Makeover – Water Features

There’s nothing like the relaxing and serene sounds of water. This is why many of our clients have opted for them in their homes. Ponds, fountains, and other water features can transform any outdoors space into a beautiful paradise to be enjoyed both inside and...

Creating the Hotel Experience at Home

Home buyers are used to seeing listings that advertise homes with a “luxurious master suite.” Unfortunately, that usually means nothing more than having a large tub in the master bath. But there is so much more you can do to a master suite. One idea...

Monday Makeover – Master Bedrooms

In this week's Monday Makeover, we're looking at a few master bedroom suites. Each of our clients wanted to create something special and unique to their own styles and comforts. Drawing inspiration from our lovely couples, we created a special space any king or queen...