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Our principal designer Heather shares her interior decorating + design tips and tricks along with the before, during and after previews of our projects.

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Latest Interior Decorating + Design How-To’s

How to Layout Your Room Like a Design Pro

  Let me tell you a quick story and see if you can relate: You’re scrolling through Instagram or Pinterest and absolutely fall in love with a beautifully styled room - the furniture, the rug, the decor - everything about the interior design plan is perfect! You...

California Modern Interior Decorating Reveal

My goal is to begin writing more often.  I think it's great to be able to show a behind-the-scenes look at what we're working on and to give more interior design tips and tricks that you can use in your own home. Over the past couple of weeks we have been hard at work...

5 Expensive Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Sofa

Your sofa will likely the one of the most expensive -- and most well-used -- piece of furniture that you buy for your home.  It's someplace that you'll sit with your family or friends for hours at a time, so it needs to be comfortable!  But it also needs to be...

One Living Room Done 7 Ways

Good solid furniture is an investment, for sure.  But often we think that we need to throw away our furnishings when styles change... so we buy pieces that are made to last 4 or 5 years rather than that little bit extra for something that will last in fear that it'll...

Styling Kitchen Countertops

Styling a kitchen can feel daunting.  Most people’s countertops are cluttered with small appliances and it can feel overwhelming some days just to get the dirty dishes put away!   But styling your countertops can really modernize a kitchen for very little money in...

How to Decorate: The Process of Finding Your Style

So often clients come to us and tell us that they want a “modern” room.  But, is your style really modern?  To many, modern design is what’s trendy today (read: what you see on HGTV).  However, “modern” in the design world is very different and when you are trying to...

5 Things You Need to Know Before Starting a Home Reno

The HGTV home reno craze has many of us leaning over to our spouses after an episode has finished and saying “I want to do something like that with our place!”. That’s all well and good, but how do you get from Point A to Point B - from dream to reality?...

5 Ways to Deck Out Your Deck

Whether you just finished building your awesome new deck and are looking for some design inspiration, or are looking for ways to make your old deck look and feel new again, you’ve come to the right place! There are a number considerations to be made, both from a...

How to Get a Farmhouse Look On a Budget

Photo: HGTV Farmhouse Chic, made popular by Joanna Gaines of HGTV’s Fixer Upper, is ALL the rage right now. But unless you live in the country where it’ll never go out of style, you may not want to invest those HGTV budgets to adding the rustic look to your own home....

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