All posts tagged "design"
Tips on Decorating Interior Stairways for the Holidays
Greenery? Stockings? Lights? Decorating interior stairway systems can take many forms. This holiday season, as people are quarantined indoors, they can expand decorations beyond the tree and mantel to include unique stairway accents. L.J. Smith Stair Systems,...
- Posted December 1, 2020
Waterfall Style Stairways Surging in Popularity
Sleek and graceful, stairways replicating waterfalls by using Metal Panel Systems are one of the hottest trends in the building industry. Designed with a flowing handrail that ends at the floor, the elegant waterfall system complements contemporary...
- Posted August 27, 2020
The Installation Process, Part 3
The kitchen cabinet installation process If you, like I, have followed all of the user-friendly steps in the design, unboxing and tear out processes provided by CliqStudios — and as outlined in my previous blogposts — installation...
- Posted July 28, 2019
Show Notes: Design With Impact
Design your home with impact! Everything makes a difference. Your doorbell? It has an impact. Your air quality? It has an impact. How you recycle and store garbage? Big impact! The pots and plants you keep? Major...
- Posted June 22, 2019
The Delivery and Tear Out Process
My previous blog post covered my design experience with Cliqstudios.com. With the design process neatly in the rearview mirror, I regularly perused my design package – admiring the well-detailed plans, elevations, and eye-catching perspective views – anticipating...
- Posted June 15, 2019
The Design Experience
I have been a remodeling professional for nearly four decades. Consequently, I know that there are three initial steps that are fundamental to the success of a project. The first step is planning. The second step is...
- Posted May 10, 2019
Give Your Home a Modern Makeover
(Family Features) Even if your home has seen a generation or two of living, creating a contemporary new look may not require a full-scale renovation. The key to creating a more modern feel is all in the...
- Posted February 18, 2019
10 Ideas for Decorating with Lights for Christmas
Here are 10 fabulous and fun ways to decorate with Christmas lights this season that will, hopefully, convince your family and friends that you can even decorate with them before Thanksgiving next year. We’ve curated tips, tricks and...
- Posted November 27, 2018
Considering New Baseboards?
Baseboard is an often-overlooked design detail that, as it turns out, plays a big role in protecting walls and making rooms feel polished. What are baseboards? Baseboards are installed partly for aesthetic reasons: Just as crown molding...
- Posted June 23, 2018
8 Kitchen Design Ideas You Might Have Missed This Week
Get tips on what to store on open shelves, find out how to warm up your kitchen island (literally) and more White, wood and walk-out. Distressed-glass backsplash. Island of warmth – white hydronic heating panel on a...
- Posted August 13, 2017