How to Include a Backyard Deck when Designing Landscaping

November 10, 2017 Uncategorized 0

If your back yard has a deck, you may wish to include the deck when considering your landscaping options. Decks often get over-looked and end up looking rather dull while the rest of the landscape is designed and looks amazing. Many people socialize on their deck, holding barbeque dinners for friends and family, birthday parties,… Read more

5 Best Design Shows

November 10, 2017 Uncategorized 0

There are a number of shows that feature home design and decorating. My favorite of these are on House and Garden Television – HGTV. Their website besides providing information on their programming, has tips on decorating, home improvement, landscaping, crafts, organizing, among other related subjects. Register online for a number of newsletters that are available… Read more

Old World Kitchen Design

November 10, 2017 Uncategorized 0

Many homeowners build new homes, but then realize that there can be a starkness to some of the modern home styles currently in vogue. In order to bring some age and patina into the home, an old world kitchen design may be in order. Going back to a time before computers and digital electronics swept… Read more

Breaking Down Design: Mid-Century Modern

November 10, 2017 Uncategorized 0

What is mid-century modern? Mid-century modern is a movement developed during the late 1930’s, and ended in the late 1970’s. Echoing its predecessor (modernism), mid-century modern designs often incorporate themes from the Bauhaus movement and Scandinavian design. What makes mid-century modern unique?Mid-century modern should not be confused with modern design. Though it mocks the movement… Read more

Diaper Design Baby Shower Gift

November 10, 2017 Uncategorized 0

When I had my first baby it was a luxury to have disposable diapers. They were all-new, quite expensive, and extremely plain and ordinary. White – that was it. Now most all moms use disposables and the ones of today feature pretty colours and baby-theme images that are adorable. At the upcoming shower, get everyone… Read more