Even a Small Renovation Project Can Be Complicated – Here’s What You Need to Know

Home renovations can become complex endeavours, no matter how simple they seem – even a small renovation project can be complicated. It might appear straightforward, but as one of my clients recently discovered, managing a bedroom closet makeover requires a lot of work to coordinate the schedules of multiple trades. For this very reason, most … Read more

Using Asymmetry in Home Design

Many experts tout the need for symmetry in design, whether it’s used in graphic design or home design. However, many spaces do not naturally lend themselves to symmetry, so in these cases, using asymmetry in home design makes more sense. Why Use Symmetry? You can’t go wrong if you use symmetry to design your spaces. … Read more

5 Reasons to Add Curtains as Window Treatments

In my experience as an interior decorator, I believe most windows need some type of window treatment. Blinds are an extremely popular and functional choice for most rooms and are sufficient on their own. However, curtains as window treatments add something special to the design and are worth the investment. Why You Should Add Curtains … Read more

Home Organizing with Universal Design

You may have heard of Universal Design. This method employs barrier-free design principles for the intergenerational use of any space. Universal Design evolved from Accessible Design, a process that addresses the needs of people with disabilities. However, Universal Design addresses the needs of all people.   There are some great ideas for employing Universal Design when organizing your home. … Read more