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

Examples of the Use of Marsala, Pantone’s New Color of the Year

Written by Jane Blanchard There is not a year in the last 16 in which the Pantone Color of the Year has been announced that has not produced a polemic exchange. The visceral response to a color is typically indicative of some personal reaction before reckoning its careful selection intended for creative and imaginative use. … Continue reading

Oriental Rugs in Contemporary Decor Part 2

Part 2 This post was written by guest contributor Anna Nahman, Interior Designer and blogger from L’Essenziale Home Designs (linking to my blog). 2) WEAVING TECHNIQUES All handmade rugs can be divided into pile weave and flat weave. Pile rugs generally look more luxurious and sophisticated and they require more care too. Flat weave rugs … Continue reading

Decorate Your Castle-Lower Cost Hard Surface Flooring Choice

TUNE IN WED. MARCH 6TH @7PM EST ON WWW.BLOGTALKRADIO.COM What do you really know about hard surface flooring? How can you be sure your choice is durable and the most cost effective for your home? Martha O’Keefe of Carpet America will be here to help you make an informed decision on hard surface flooring. She … Continue reading

Decorate Your Castle-Flooring Fit For Your Home

TUNE IN TONIGHT, TUES. JAN. 15TH @7PM EST ON WWW.BLOGTALKRADIO.COM – TYPE DECORATE YOUR CASTLE IN THE SEARCH BOX. Do you want to know the best flooring options for your home? With all the choices available today, how to you pick? My guest will help you through these options, find the best product, color, and … Continue reading