Laundry Room and Mudroom From HGTV Dream Home

Both functional and stylish, the user-friendly mudroom and spacious laundry room are two spaces that prove a clever design and smart storage solutions make all the difference. Unexpected Elegance A long and tall hallway that leads to the garage, the well-detailed mudroom includes different storage options, curated design details and walls painted a deep slate…

How to Properly Light Your Kitchen Counters

Discover these 6 professional tips for lighting your countertops and other kitchen workspaces Like a canvas is to an artist, so a countertop is to the home chef. It’s a workspace that requires proper lighting to create a safe, functional and comfortable environment. If you’re remodeling your kitchen or just looking for a quick update,…

Bedroom Color Options From Soothing to Romantic

Browse dozens of bedroom color options, from master bedroom suites to nurseries and children’s rooms. Hunter Green From: Wick Design Modern Light Gray From: Lindye Galloway Calming Blue From: Brian Patrick Flynn Grandiose Gray From: WAKE + LOOM Bold in Black From: Judith Balis See the HGTV article for more inspiration…

Decorating Ideas for Fireplace Mantels and Walls

Get traditional, modern and country decorating tips for filling your fireplace mantel. Fresh Cut Flowers + A Fancy Mirror Perk up your mantel with a gilded mirror and a few fresh floral arrangements from your garden (or grocery store). Use the posies to play with different colors in your space – or stick with white…

Mold-Free Home: Top 10 Tips to Prevent Mold

Over the last decade, mold has risen to become one of the most damaging toxins that we face in our everyday lives.  Due in part to tighter, more energy efficient home construction practices, a mold problem, while relatively easy to eradicate in small quantities, can quickly escalate  to a size and scope that can make you really…

Bathrooms With Must-Have Features

Need inspiration for your next bathroom remodel? These bathrooms all possess unique features that you never knew you wanted, but won’t be able to live without. The Brighter the Better Lighting is key. This bathroom is filled with natural light, but that does not negate the need for some stunning fixtures. The extendable arms on…

Modern Merry Christmas

Tour a designer’s home to see how natural accents combined with a black and white palette turn into a cozy and elegant setting. Favorite Time of the Year For designer, Kim Stoegbauer decorating for the holidays is one of her favorite things to do. She loves pulling out treasures from years past and mixing them…

6 Ways to Make Your Older Home Feel Fresh and Bright

Older homes have a lot of quaint charm and history attached to them. This gives them a very special, already-lived-in feel that many homeowners just can’t get enough of. The problem, however, is that many old homes eventually feel dark and gloomy. A combination of historically popular architectural styles with the wear and tear of…

Space Saver

Think you don’t have enough storage in your home? If there’s a nook or cranny not being used, then there’s plenty of room to expand. Get creative ideas on how to maximize storage by making the most of your home’s existing space. Surprise Storage Under the Stairs The first two steps of the stairs have…