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Vanity Countertops: Cultured Marble

Choosing the type of countertops in your bathroom can be a difficult decision.  Cultured marble, quartz, regular marble, and granite are just a few among the many options available.  Our friends at Princess Marble have helped us come up with some helpful information about cultured marble that can assist you in making an educated decision when choosing your countertop. COLOR …

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Incorporating reclaimed wood in your home

There are many ways to make your home stand apart from others.  One hot trend in today’s home design is incorporating reclaimed wood into your home.  Whether there is a sentimental meaning behind the wood, or you just like the unique look it gives, reclaimed wood can help make your home stand apart from your friends or neighbors.  Our designer, …

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Appliances: Add Appeal and Function to Your Custom Home

Imagine living your day without appliances – it’s been done in the past, but with the pace of today’s lifestyles, it would definitely slow things down.  Appliances are essential to making our homes operate efficiently.  Whether you’re heating up dinner, grabbing a cold beverage, washing dishes, or doing the laundry, appliances keep your household moving!  Working with blogger Julie Warner …

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Home-Design Trends for 2014

New home construction has been growing consistently over the past few years and is expected to increase substantially yet again in 2014.  As new homes are being built, architectural trends are popping up.  Here are five home-design trends we expect to see more often in 2014: Open and Accessible Floor Plans – Homeowners are constantly on the run.  What better …

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Popular Types of Hardwood Flooring

When building, designing, or redecorating your home, flooring is an important piece of the design puzzle.  Hardwood floors are attractive and highly desired, even making houses easier to sell.  Although popular species include maple, birch, cherry, and walnut, natural tones and grain patterns make every piece of wood different from the next.   With the help of our friends at …

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Home Décor Styles: Mixing & Matching Dos and Don’ts

So, you’ve already read our blog, “What’s Your Design Style?” but aren’t sold on any of those styles.  It is possible to use an eclectic design and mix and match designs in your home.  However, mixing and matching styles needs to be carefully planned to avoid your home or room looking like a cluttered mess.  Follow our simple dos and …