How it started The original bathroom had brown tile and paint, as well as a brown vanity making it dated and depressing. The scary part was the water-soaked shower floor and bad sink plumbing, which we found after taking the bathroom down to the studs. It also felt small, so we took out a linen… Continue reading Primary Bathroom Reveal
7 Critical Interior Design Elements
In today's post, I share seven essential elements of interior design, which together create the mood and functionality of a space. The seven design elements are Space, Line, Shape, Color, Texture, Pattern, and Light. Together, they make up the style and feel of a room. There is a lot of room for interpretation and expression… Continue reading 7 Critical Interior Design Elements
What Lurks Beneath – Bad Remodel
The Ocean Dunes Fixer has been transformed into a Coastal Modern retreat, but there are still a few projects left to complete, including a new stair railing, fixing drywall cracks, and the primary bathroom. The primary bathroom had a update within the last 10 plus years, so the decision was made to save that bathroom… Continue reading What Lurks Beneath – Bad Remodel
Storage, Glorious Storage!
I have not had a garage for the vast majority of my adult life, so out of necessity, I have become creative with storage solutions. The best piece of advice I can give you is to reduce the amount of stuff you own. Simply put, just keep the stuff that you actually use. You might… Continue reading Storage, Glorious Storage!
There are a lot of special touches in the Coastal Modern remodel, including a new front door, a fireplace update, artwork, and lots of plants. Entry The damaged front door was replaced with a fiberglass, hurricane rated door. The door hardware was also replaced with a medium-priced option from the Home Depot. Finally, I provided… Continue reading Finishing Touches
Calgon, Take me Away – Guest Bathroom Reveal
The material choices for the Coastal Modern guest bathroom include beautiful Veronese Terrazzo tiles, which are paired with these gorgeous Habitat Cloud glossy tiles. The inspiration colors are white, blue, coral-blush, and warm wood tones. Details, Details, Details I am really pleased that Jess at Broedel Plumbing was able to get the guest bathroom fixtures… Continue reading Calgon, Take me Away – Guest Bathroom Reveal
Ready, Set and Action!
To successfully stage you must show off the home in an appealing but non-personal way. Visitors and online viewers should be able to envision themselves in the home. In this post, I share how to prepare a property for sale at the highest amount, while getting it done in the shortest amount of time. Curb… Continue reading Ready, Set and Action!
Develop Your Design Eye
In this post, I share three guidelines that professional Interior Designers use to create beautiful spaces. You will learn how function gets you started, then move on to creating the right mood, and finally how to create beautiful spaces that are harmonious. If you have found lots of inspiration in Interior Design Magazines and websites,… Continue reading Develop Your Design Eye
The developers were building this gorgeous Modern home in our last neighborhood, but when they put in a bathroom without window treatments, I joked, "What time is the show?" It turns out they installed windows that turn translucent when privacy is needed. If your window treatment budget is a bit more modest, you will find… Continue reading Striptease Anyone?
Function Before Beauty
It might not be your favorite topic, but ensuring your bathroom spaces are waterproofed is a crucial step to ensuring it functions properly over a lifetime. In today's post, I will share renovation tips to help you create the bathroom of your dreams. We are thankful for professional partners, like Jessica at Broedell Plumbing Supply… Continue reading Function Before Beauty