Home Trends | HGTV Smart Home 2019

decorating trends 2019, showhouse design

Old world with a modern feel perfectly describes HGTV Smart Home 2019 with its charcoal gray walls, a sofa dressed in luxurious emerald-green velvet that connects with the kitchen and its emerald-green back splash ceramic tiles. An open floor plan with plenty of natural light, this smart home, designed by Tiffany Brooks,  takes full advantage […]

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Kitchen & Bath Trends 2019 | Best of KBIS

kitchen and bath trends 2019

KBIS, the premier kitchen and bath trade show, showcases and celebrates the best of the industry when it comes to the most innovative new kitchen and bath products every year. For all my prochef kitchen and bath enthusiasts I’m passing along vital product trend information that you can expect to see in future new home […]

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Beauty & Durability of Natural Stone | A Conversation with Loretta Willis

countertop trends 2019, natural stone

Designers have a way of spotting an object of beauty and its application for a design project and natural stone is no exception. The qualities alone command consideration such as was the case with a recent project of mine that involved updating a client’s newly purchased home. When the time came to make a decision […]

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Flooring Trends 2019

flooring trends 2019

Kitchen and bath remodels top the renovation list according to a recent survey conducted by Houzz and flooring decisions demand respect as it accounts for a sizable percent  of the total budget allocation. There are strong influencers that drive our flooring decisions; lifestyle demands, ease of care and durability, color, texture, finish and region all […]

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