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Style Guide: Traditional

There’s a reason that so many Southern California homeowners enjoy traditionally styled rooms and furnishings. These interiors boast a timeless blend of symmetry, classic patterns, and subtle color schemes. This foolproof design style can feel familiar and comfortable – like coming home. This look takes its inspiration from the past; it reflects classic European décor, including British Colonial revival, 18th century English, 19th century neoclassical and French country. The old world lends refined furnishings, gorgeous textiles, dignified colors, and a sense of order making this beloved style easy to live with. Traditional style can be combined with other interior elements to …

How To…Love Your Living Room

Your living room serves many purposes, from entertaining to relaxing, so it is important to make your living room a place that both meets your needs and pleases the eye.  Since every living room is different, there’s not just one way to arrange things and decorate the space.  We’re offering some quick tips (thanks to Better Homes & Gardens) for making your living room a place you’ll love to spend time in, so consider what your living room layout allows for and also how to infuse your personal style into this space!  Read the rest of the ideas from Better …

Dress Up Your Windows for the New Year!

In less than a week the new year will be here and you may be ready for some new changes to your home!  Over the past few months, we’ve focused our blog posts on some of the different changes you can make in your home, such as new paint colors, flooring, cabinetry, and other decorating details.  Another change you might consider for your home is installing new window coverings that will both improve the look of any room and increase your energy savings.  At our showroom, we carry a variety of Hunter Douglas window coverings that will fit your needs …

Pleasant Palettes

The great thing about home improvement is that you get to decide the amount of work you want to take on.  You have the choice to update your house one step at a time, in great leaps, or with a whole complete remodel.  Today, we’re going to offer some advice for a simple step that can bring an important change in your home.  The walls in our homes are one of the biggest spaces we can change by just adding a fresh coat of paint.  When you decide to change the colors of your walls, you have the ability to …