A question concerning floors – what to use especially in a kitchen. We all want the best of both worlds – a really nice look with lots of durability to handle all the household traffic, even the family dog. I will help you know what you need to look for when you are floor shopping … Continue reading

What is Your Style? Could it be Country Design

Country designed rooms are relaxed and simple – focusing on a comfortable livable environment. Country shows the wear of time on fabrics and furnishings with more muted colors.  Expect to see homespun accessories and calico fabrics.  Actually there are 3 styles of country design – American which we just went over.  French inspired country interiors … Continue reading

Design Education in Stone

Last week, Marva, The Galleria of Stone, and Capitol Granite held a design education seminar to teach designers and decorators about the different types of stone surfaces, their applications of residential and commercial use and their varying characteristics and durability levels. It was wonderful. Did you know that quartz is one of the toughest materials … Continue reading

The Special Effects of Mirrored and Stainless Steel

Take almost any appliance from dated to dashing with “Thomas Liquid Stainless Steel”. This product comes in a kit with everything you will need to cover 150 square feet of metal, plastic or wooden surfaces with a stainless steel finish. Read more at http://www.liquidstainlesssteel.com. Hmmm – I have an old refrigerator just begging for a … Continue reading