3 Tips to Maximize Your Laundry Room

Your laundry room, however big or small it may be, is one of those spaces where function and organization are key!  Most of us don’t have huge laundry rooms and the space we have is often robbed of its full potential.  We found some great tips on Houzz that we’d like to pass along and if you’d like more ideas and images to look at, check out both of these great articles: “8 Ways to Make the Most of Your Laundry Room” and “Get More From a Multipurpose Laundry Room.” Tip #1: Add the Right Tools Make sure you have …

An Island of Your Own

The kitchen has always been the heart of the home, but in recent years the kitchen has also become one of the statement spaces in the home.  A well-designed kitchen that is aesthetically pleasing is now expected and materials like granite and stainless steel appliances are considered standard.  Another development in the kitchen that is quickly becoming a must-have is the kitchen island.  Consider these factors and options if you want to know if your kitchen is right for an island! Space to Create It all comes down to how much room you have to work with in your kitchen.  …

Cabin, Cottage & Charm

We’ve got something new to share with you and it is exciting!  Recently, we were able to purchase a gorgeous cabin that was built in 1933, so there are both old and new amazing design details we must share with you.  Even more exciting is that the beautiful kitchen remodel was done by its former owners, John McCook (of the Bold and the Beautiful) and Laurette Spang McCook (of Battlestar Galactica)!  So, let’s jump in! Finding the Gem We all experience wanderlust at some point, and my husband Larry & I had always talked about having a cabin or some land …

Details Make the Difference

Often, we don’t think of our bathrooms as a retreat or a place of relaxation. We may focus all our design attention on rooms that guests will see most, not see the need for sprucing up the bathroom, or simply be unsure of what to do with such a space. We would love to offer a few great details that can make a huge difference in turning your bathroom into a spot you truly enjoy. Letting in Light Besides painting your walls with lighter, pastel colors, there are a few other ways you can lighten up the bathroom. If you …