What Every Smart Shopper Should Know When Selecting Wood Flooring

What Every Smart Shopper Should Know When Selecting Wood Flooring

Thinking about doing wood flooring in you new space? There are so many different products available and so much confusion about what is “best”. This informative  article is going to be about WOOD flooring, not bamboo as bamboo is a grass. I am not slamming...
A Few Trends That Just Need to STOP!

A Few Trends That Just Need to STOP!

Okay, here goes. I just can’t stand it anymore. Here are a few of the things that have been getting my design goat lately. These trends have long overstayed their welcome. Gray, pewter, greige or whatever name the paint companies try to assign. I for one am...
Got Blue??

Got Blue??

Hey….got blue? When asked to write about designer secrets I was at a loss. Most of what I do is not that easily explained, it’s just instinct for me, not a thing I can easily verbalize, I just do it. Then for some reason I remembered something my first...
How to Select Kitchen Counter Tops

How to Select Kitchen Counter Tops

Pot with green mint on kitchen countertop. What is the best way to select kitchen counter tops? Not as easy as it sounds. There are so many new options available and more that are on the way!  The best way is not always by the look but consider function and budget...
How to Design Your Small Kitchen

How to Design Your Small Kitchen

Embrace your small kitchen! I have clients who come to me all the time wanting to re-design their small kitchens to “get more space”. This is sometimes possible but often what I see is small house/small kitchen. They go together, like peanut butter and...
Wood you or Wood you knot?

Wood you or Wood you knot?

People are making a huge effort to remove carpet from their homes in favor or hard surface materials. I am often, and I mean OFTEN asked about the various types of wood flooring available. In the show room I work from there are literally hundreds of choices when it...