Is this kitchen TOO glamorous? A dramatic kitchen renovation

Everybody likes a good before and after.  And this kitchen renovation is one of the most dramatic transformation I've see.  But is this kitchen makeover too over the top?  I can't decide.  It is undoubtedly beautiful, but at the same time I feel like I just walked in to a high end designer shop where I shouldn't touch anything...

How A Modern Piano Can Transform Your Living Room

Only the brave know how to bring life into a dead living room while the wild-hearted know how to creatively infuse brilliance into living environments using the different pianos options in the market. There are different types of pianos - the grand pianos, electronic pianos, and the upright ones. All of these are different...

Small Closet? Great ideas to get the most out of a small walk in closet

Shelving is easy to cut to size, and therefore this closet makes the most of even the tiniest nooks. via Pinterest via Ambiance Interiors via Martha Stewart Living Utilizing wall space is key to making sure there is space for everything. via Interior Groupie via Focal Point Styling via Our Fifth House Our closet will likely be narrow like this one, but at least I won't...

Creating the perfect home

Ever wondered what the main difference between a house and a home is? A house is simply a building where people can live in, but a home is where you are comfortable. When you buy a new place, one of the first things you do, is make it more your style. No matter how beautiful or perfect it may seem, you’ll...

LA Neighborhoods That Are Dog Friendly

No matter where you live in southern California, you are free to own a dog, but not every town tolerates pets in public. Dog owners, especially those who like to spend a lot of time with their furry friends, may gravitate towards canine-friendly communities where they are able to take their pups with them when they venture...

Selling Your Home in California

Builder: Patterson Custom HomesArchitect: Brandon ArchitectsMaterial Selections: Brooke Wagner DesignPhotographer: Ryan Garvin; Jeri Koegel (night shots) Real estate is a very lucrative venture, but selling a home can be tough. You need to carry out repairs, organize open houses, and pay a realtor just to hopefully sell your house for a little more than you bought it. Not...

How To Choose the Best Paint Colors for Your Home

When it comes to the emotions evoked by a location or an object, color accounts for 60% of an individual's response. Therefore, it is extremely important to choose paint colors carefully for the interior of your home. Here are some suggestions on how to choose colors that you'll be happy to live with for years to come.

All about wood furniture – the basics you should know

When it comes to furnishing a house, many home owners opt for wooden furniture to provide both a traditional and elegant environment. It has been a popular material for many years, okay, for always,  for both furniture and for use in construction – and this is mainly down to its durability. Pieces of wooden furniture often get handed down...

House tour! An artist’s super cool Connecticut home

I'm fascinated by this home, and I can't really put my finger on why.  I would absolutely love to see it in person.  Though I would like to see more variety in the artwork around the house, it has so much character! The artist, Kerri Rosenthal, smartly utilizes neutral hues throughout her home to set off the bold color of...

Mirrors are the Focal Point of a Bathroom’s Decor

The finishing touch to any bathroom can’t be imagined without the perfect mirror. Large or small, mirrors are a centre of any bathroom's style. Indeed, even in little bathroom spaces, a huge mirror can be utilized effectively. Mirrors reflect light, giving the impression of a bigger space, and they make dim bathrooms splendid and lively. Mirrors can likewise be utilized to shroud...