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Interior Design How-to Guide: Creating a Family Friendly Home

In Accessories, Artwork, Design Planning, How To Guide, Interior Design, Residential Design by wpx_seedbaco

As a mom myself, I know how hard it is to make a house a home some days.  The toys are everywhere.  The kitchen table is covered in food.  And there is always a trail of cheerios or clothes across the room at any given time. While it can at times feel impossible to have a beautiful space and raise …

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Aging-in-Place How-To Guide: Remaining in Your Home in Comfort (and Safety)

In Design Planning, How To Guide, Interior Design, Residential Design by Gail Mayhugh

This is the first of a series addressing designing for positive Aging-in-Place. In this post, I’ll be sharing furniture and arrangement suggestions. As we age, we lose some of our strength, agility, and mobility, affecting our ability to navigate the rooms in our homes. For some, a home may have been perfect when they moved in can become dangerous to …

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Interior Design How-To Guide: Selecting the Right Ceiling Fan

In Design Planning, How To Guide, Interior Design, Residential Design by Gail Mayhugh

No matter what part of the country you live in, almost everyone uses ceiling fans. So choosing the right size ceiling fan is important; otherwise, it won’t properly cool a room.  Knowing your room’s square footage will help you determine the proper size. A fan that’s too small for a room might not offer enough air, and one that’s too large …

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From Downsizing to Vacation homes – Homeowners in Retirement are Making Big Changes

In Airbnb Design, Design Planning, Interior Design, Residential Design by Kendra ContrerasLeave a Comment

In my four years of Online Interior Design, or “e-Design”, experience I have worked with countless homeowners who are either in retirement or approaching their retirement years. I have considered it a privilege to help them navigate through their changing goals and priorities for this season in their lives. I’ve often found that my clients in this sector are undergoing …

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4 Steps to Tackle Your Design Plans in the New Year

In Accessories, Artwork, Design Planning, Interior Design, Residential Design, Uncategorized by Gail Mayhugh

Happy 2019 everyone! Now that the holidays are over and the decorations tucked away, you can start planning or get back on track with your decorating projects. I’m sure there are some of you, including myself, that got side-tracked. Life happens and time slips away. So, here are four simple ideas to help you plan and get the end results …

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How does Online Interior Design Work?

In Airbnb Design, Corporate Office Design, Design Planning, Hospitality Design, How To Guide, Interior Design, Kitchen and Bath Design, Model Home Design, Residential Design, Workspace Design by Christina Toole

You might be familiar with Online Interior Design, or eDesign, but Design Tribe is different from the one-size-fits-all retailers. Our designers don’t just “decorate”… they design. Professional Interior Design is an art and science that requires years of training and education to personalize a space to a fit a client’s design aesthetic and to help the space function efficiently for …

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What’s Trending (and what’s on it’s way out) In Model Home Design

In Design Planning, Interior Design, Kitchen and Bath Design, Model Home Design, Residential Design, Wall Finishes by Christina Toole

While I don’t encourage all of my residential clients to adhere strictly to design trends (what matters is that they love it), for those planning to flip their homes or sell within a few years – it can be wise keep resale value in mind. In these instances, having an idea of what is desirable to today’s homebuyers can help guide a potential remodel.

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5 Tips and Tricks to Accessorize Like a Professional Interior Designer

In Accessories, Artwork, How To Guide, Residential Design by Kendra Contreras

So you’re ready to take your room to the next level.  You already have all of the core pieces – sofa, coffee table, side table, and consoles in place… but the room still feels empty.  What could be missing? A-C-C-E-S-S-O-R-I-E-S!  These are what give your room personality and are the icing on the cake. If you follow these ideas below, …