Design 101: 5 Easy Ways to Brighten a Room

Do you have a room in your house that always seems dark no matter what? Perhaps it’s due to low ceilings or minimal windows. Maybe the walls are painted a darker color than you would like. Whatever the reason, don’t worry. Below are a few simple ways you can brighten the space. Remove or minimizeContinue reading “Design 101: 5 Easy Ways to Brighten a Room”

Four Must-Have Books on Design for Your Coffee Table

As great as it is to view striking architecture and design on our tablets or laptops, nothing beats leafing through the glossy pages of a beautiful coffee table book. These large, oversized books often provide a transportive experience when we dive into them. And when they’re not being used, they contribute to the aesthetic ofContinue reading “Four Must-Have Books on Design for Your Coffee Table”

5 Quick Ways to Brighten Any Room

Want to brighten up a room, but don’t have the time to paint or budget to add a window? Consider the following easy fixes: Hang a mirror. Hang a mirror (or lean a large one against a wall) to toss light around your room and open it up. Add metallics. Golds and silver accents will make anyContinue reading “5 Quick Ways to Brighten Any Room”