According to a recent new Zillow Digs analysis, real estate listings mentioning keywords like “barn door,” “shaker cabinets,” or “farmhouse sink,” sell faster than other listings—and for up to 13% more than the original listing price. Continue reading Craftsman-Style Upgrades Will Bring More Value to Your Home
Designing a home office is an evolving discipline. It’s a combination of ergonomics, technology and aesthetics. I believe the best design should be adaptable because technology seems to reinvent itself every 6 months. Continue reading Is Remote Work Working for You?
When I talk about leather in the closet, I’m not referring to your leather jacket or purses. I’m referring to leather as a surface material. Leather floor tiles are soft under foot and work well with radiant heating in colder climates. Undeniably luxurious when installed, leather only grows more beautiful with age as it gains its … Continue reading Chic Leather and Closet Design
Spanish architect and designer Patricia Urquiola, in her first collaboration with Boffi, has created a contemporary modular kitchen collection called Salinas. Boffi launched this collection in the UK and showed its latest products for the bathroom and storage systems at its Chelsea showroom during this year’s London Design Festival. The collection was named for the seaside Spanish town where … Continue reading Salinas Kitchen Collection by Boffi
Meet Pablo and Dora from the “Handle the Art” hardware collection by Folwell Studios. These pulls are my newest design obsession. “Handle the Art” is a unique selection of pulls and knobs, all original, signed, bronze sculptures by artist Gail Folwell. Pablo measures 13 inches high by 3.25 inches wide by 2.5 inches deep; while Dora … Continue reading What I’m Completely Obsessed With
As a designer I’ve been very happy with the improvements in touch-latch hardware. Also referred to as Invisible or Magnetic latch hardware, I would try to discourage customers from using touch-latch hardware because they were not very reliable and always seemed to break. Touch latch hardware comes in two versions – Magnetic and Mechanical. The more common … Continue reading Incorporating Touch-latch Hardware
Curated collection of 5 beautiful kitchens with fireplaces as integral elements for Inspiration. Continue reading 6 Beautiful Kitchens with Fire Elements