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Basement of the Week: Fun for All Ages in Connecticut
Crafts, wine, billiards and ... soccer? Yup, this tricked-out family basement has room for all that and more
"daughters, a Connecticut couple asked interior designer Catherine O'Brien of Grande Interiors... stunning design, with wonderful level of detailing and execution...I love looking at... Grande Interiors www.grandeinteriors.com Catherine O'Brien, that's good to hear... Grande Interiors www.grandeinteriors.com Can anyone provide any examples or inspiration... Grande Interiors www.grandeinteriors.com If the entire house is really just 2300sq..."
Room of the Day: Going Glam in a Connecticut Colonial
Bits of bling and intricate textures (hello, raised crocodile velvet) replace mahogany and more in an East Coast living room
"When interior designer Susan Glick, her husband, Michael, and their two children... County, Connecticut, 10 years ago, they gained enough space to upgrade their upright... freedom to design their new colonial-style house, adding classic architectural details... talented designer, thanks for sharing your home with us! Love the wall sconces over... shag. The designer recommends using window treatments to frame out windows with a little..."
Houzz Tour: A Connecticut Beach House Builds New Memories
"Allee and interior designer Hannah Childs to oversee a complete renovation that retained... coastal Connecticut beach town convinced a California couple to want to re-create similar... coastal Connecticut Size: 8 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 1 half bath... of good design. This house is plain gorgeous. It welcomes you right in. This is a place... with a Connecticut winter. Wouldn't the house get very cold and damp inside with..."
Kitchen of the Week: Crisp and Coastal on the Connecticut Shore
"Interior designer Susan Helie had drawn sketches of her dream home on the water,... Stonington, Connecticut. Across the harbor from the village of Stonington, with views of... cozy home design. And you got me with the blue and white - my favorite color pairing... shores of Connecticut . I chose one rug image from our collection to send my greetings... spectacular design I've the ceiling.....how did you do that? Agreed. The hardware (and..."
Kitchen of the Week: Chestnut and an Open Fire in Connecticut
Antique chestnut boards give a kitchen with a wood-burning oven vintage flair, balancing its modern amenities
"Schneider, a designer at Crown Point Cabinetry. “She fell in love with the old-world look... Greenwich, Connecticut Size: Main part of kitchen, 350 square feet; banquette area, 80... diamonds. Interior design is like art - there is something for everyone and everyone... professional designer helped with this or if it was a DIY artist's design. Lots of good... imaginative design. Personally, I think wood and white are pretty fab together. I love..."
Houzz Tour: A Revolutionary Renovation in Connecticut
A 200-year-old farmhouse retains elements of its past, like reclaimed wood, yet feels decidedly modern. Yoga, anyone?
"Milford, Connecticut. Wheadon cut the lumber by hand and scavenged foundation stones... Milford, Connecticut Size: 2,700 square feet; 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms That's interesting:... The interior finishes are beautiful, certainly, but the owners could easily have... simple design and minimal decorating, blends old and new seamlessly. Well done Love... love your design. I love the kitchen island with marble .No upper cabinets also gives..."
Kitchen of the Week: Room for Family Fun in Connecticut
It's now connected to other rooms, but the most valuable connections for this kitchen have to do with those who live there
"in this Connecticut home. But before they were able to remodel and expand the original... Cardello to design a cohesive living area in which the kitchen was the heart of the downstairs... Darien, Connecticut Size: 525 square feet Construction time: The kitchen was part of... flow, designed for cooking and cleaning, for storage, with refrigeration point-of-use... kitchen and design. The pantry is my favorite part, too! What a clever and tasteful way..."
Kitchen of the Week: Fine-Tuning a Connecticut Farmhouse
"southern Connecticut. The owners liked the location of their sink and range and wanted... painless design moves like adding a pocket door to the dining room, new windows above... nice. Design seems so much easier when you have such a large space. I love all of... kitchen designer when she recommended dropping our island to the exact adjacent dining... kitchen, the designer and architect are both to be commended. I found the comments about..."
12 Questions Your Interior Designer Should Ask You
The best decorators aren’t dictators — and they’re not mind readers either. To understand your tastes, they need this essential info
"or an interior designer. What do you do next, other than anxiously chew your nails... nails? Designers are almost like psychiatrists, because they get to know some pretty... that any designer should discuss with you. And even if that doesn’t happen, this is... pursue Interior Design. When I entered The Florida State University Interior Design... formal interior design education, but is nevertheless a very successful designer -..."
Design Elements: Beautiful Reclaimed Wood
"architects, interior designers and builders are adding reclaimed wood's wonderful texture... steal you design! Reclaimed wood. Love this post!! I especially like the coffee table... urces/connecticut-resources/ct-reclaimed-wood/ thank you so much! You're welcome... house was designed to be a part of the landscape. This was accomplished by how the house... Through DesignKitchen of the Week: A Warm and Eco-Friendly Update5 Unusual Wood FloorsSee..."
How to Work With an Interior Designer
Interior designers do much more than make a home pretty — they turn it into a harmonious haven that's uniquely yours
"Interior designers do much more than make a home pretty — they turn it into a harmonious... hiring an interior designer, they zero in on aesthetics: wall colors, window treatments... what a designer can add to a home. These pros go beyond cosmetic concerns to ensure... Society of Interior Designers (ASID) and International Interior Design Association (IIDA)... also add Interior Designers are not as expensive as one might think. My designer works..."
Inside Houzz: An Interior Design Match Made Right Here
See a redesign that started on Houzz — and learn how to find your own designer, architect or other home pro on the site
"your own designer, architect or other home pro on the site... profiles of interior designers in her area on Houzz. That's when she found Kayron Brewer... needed a designer to help them remodel, they didn't have a network of friends or resources... hired the designer before she and Patrick even closed on the house. As is so often the... awesome design and designer!! I'm most impressed with the kitchen layout...it's all..."
8 Things Interior Designers Want You to Know
Get the scoop on certifications, project scope, working from afar and more, from 2 Best of Houzz designers
"hiring an interior designer? Wondering if hiring a designer is right for you, or just... Houzz interior designers, Kate O’Hara of Martha O’Hara Interiors and Andrea Schumacher... Schumacher Interiors, to share their insights. What do interior designers do? The popular... states, interior designers have design degrees and are also certified to offer additional... of an interior designer toting around fabric swatches and paint samples covers only..."
3 Reasons You Might Want a Designer's Help
See how a designer can turn your decorating and remodeling visions into reality, and how to collaborate best for a positive experience
"how a designer can turn your decorating and remodeling visions into reality, and... on. Interior design today is all about creative collaboration. Gone are the days... with a designer. In fact, working with the right professional can actually save you... great designers who are happy to work with people on an affordable, per-project basis... days of designers sweeping in and enforcing their aesthetic on everyone at any cost..."
5 Qualities of a Happy Designer-Client Relationship
Cultivate trust, flexibility and more during a design project, and it could be the beginning of a beautiful alliance
"during a design project, and it could be the beginning of a beautiful alliance... about designers and decorators — that we're all bossy people who roll into your lives... together a design plan, slap on a hefty fee and then steamroll through your house executing... tips, design ideas and trend information from our own very clients. Some have... changed my design business. Here we'll discuss the qualities that can make for a great..."