24
Apr
5 Reasons Its Worth it to Hire a Home Design Professional for Your Frisco Home
Stephanie Kratz
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April 24, 2018

You want your home to be comfortable, functional and stylish. This elusive combination can be achieved by hiring a home design professional. Here we have 5 reasons why its worth it to hire a home design professional for your Frisco home.

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23
Apr
7 Features That Exude Luxury and Comfort In Your Master Bath
Stephanie Kratz
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April 23, 2018

Revamping master bath features gives you the opportunity to add luxury to your home and find new ways to pamper yourself. Before you get started, consider all of the design options available to you.

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20
Apr
Before Treating a Carpet Stain On Your High-End Rug, Read These Expert Points
Stephanie Kratz
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April 20, 2018

We have all been there. You invite a few friends over to show off your new furniture, and someone spills a glass of red wine. Before Treating a Carpet Stain On Your High-End Rug, Read These Expert Points.

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19
Apr
Who Said Bathtubs Had to Be White Porcelain? 5 Fresh Bathtub Ideas
Stephanie Kratz
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April 19, 2018

Here are 5 fresh bathtub ideas to help you create the bathroom of your dreams. Your master bath is a haven where you can close the door and escape for a while into a nice hot bath, but does the standard porcelain tub make it difficult to create the atmosphere you desire?

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18
Apr
9 Ways to Maximize Your Open Loft Space
Stephanie Kratz
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April 18, 2018

When you're decorating a loft, you'll be faced with challenges that wide-open space provides. These 9 ways to maximize your open loft can help you attractively solve those issues.

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17
Apr
7 Important Attributes of Quality Interior Design in Any Home
Stephanie Kratz
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April 17, 2018

Regardless of your decor style, color palette and furniture preference, there are 7 important attributes of quality interior design to consider when thinking about what you want for your own home.

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14
Apr
Decorating With Keepsakes Requires Some Discipline -- What to Display in Your Home
Stephanie Kratz
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April 14, 2018

Everyone is guilty of it—collecting mementos from trips, events and special occasions that mean so much in the moment and wanting to extend those good vibes by taking them home. Let's talk about the ones you should display in your home.

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12
Apr
6 Spring Color Trends and How to Incorporate Them Into Your Dallas Area Home
Stephanie Kratz
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April 12, 2018

Updating your home's color palette is one of the easiest ways to give your residence a fresh look without a whole-room design overhaul. Here are 6 Spring Color Trends and How to Incorporate Them Into Your Dallas Area Home

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11
Apr
Moving in Together? 4 Important Steps For Merging Design Styles
Stephanie Kratz
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April 11, 2018

The idea of moving in together looks cute and romantic on paper, but the reality can be a lot more daunting for many people, especially those with distinct design styles.

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10
Apr
How to Use the 9 Most Popular Colors in Your Home's Interior
Stephanie Kratz
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April 10, 2018

Don't settle for neutral colors! Using color in interior design will add just the right amount of personality and style to your spaces. Up next I will show you how to use the 9 most popular colors in your home's interior.

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9
Apr
6 Ways to Include Kids in Your Home's Interior Design Plan
Stephanie Kratz
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April 9, 2018

It's no secret that having kids changes your interior design needs. Here are 6 Ways to Include Kids in Your Home's Interior Design Plan.

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7
Apr
7 Design Ideas to Spice Up and Add Detail to the Master Bedroom
Stephanie Kratz
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April 7, 2018

Odds are that your home’s master bedroom belongs to you. Don’t relegate it to just being the room you sleep in. Instead, create a beautiful space by adding details and spicing up it up with these 7 design ideas to spice up and add detail to the master bedroom.

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6
Apr
10 Interior Design Styles That are Already Making Their Mark on 2018
Stephanie Kratz
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April 6, 2018

Are you looking to add a touch of high end sophistication to your living spaces? Let's see which interior design styles are turning heads in 2018.

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5
Apr
12 Top Home Design Styles Explained -- What's Your Preference?
Stephanie Kratz
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April 5, 2018

As you work with an interior designer to decorate your Dallas area home, it’s a good idea to know what style or styles best describe you and your family's design tastes. Here are 12 the top home design styles and a general description of each...

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2
Apr
How To Turn Your Basement Into a Home Gym
Stephanie Kratz
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April 2, 2018

What are you using your basement for? Has it become a makeshift storage space, filled with boxes of old, unused possessions and furniture that you haven’t had the time to go through and get rid of? I will teach you how to turn your basement into a home gym.

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29
Mar
Get the Most From Working With an Interior Designer With These 7 Tips
Stephanie Kratz
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March 29, 2018

Working with an interior designer is the best way to achieve successful home design in both function and form that's still in line with your unique personal taste. Here are seven tips for working with a professional designer

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28
Mar
Embrace Color -- 5 Ideas for Using Blue in Your Home
Stephanie Kratz
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March 28, 2018

As you work with an interior designer to decorate your home, one of the most important visual factors you’ll consider is color and how to use it in each room. One of the most popular, not to mention versatile colors used in the home nowadays is blue..

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26
Mar
Find Mediterranean Inspiration From the Luxurious Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek
Stephanie Kratz
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March 26, 2018

Mediterranean styles have been popular in home design for years, with the influences often reflected in the intricate windows, outdoor patios and kitchen decor originally found in homes dotting the coasts of Spain, France and Italy. Stateside, homeowners can take cues from the luxurious Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek in the Dallas area.

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8
Mar
Use Recessed Lighting Properly to Highlight Your Home Interior
Stephanie Kratz
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March 8, 2018

As you plan out your lighting scheme with your interior designer, be sure to consider the use of recessed lighting. This type of lighting provides one of the more flexible...

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27
Feb
5 Questions to Cover With Your Interior Designer When Creating a New Kitchen Island
Stephanie Kratz
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February 27, 2018

An island helps make the kitchen more functional in terms of space and use. When designing a kitchen island, work with your interior designer to answer the following important questions to ensure your addition is as useful as possible:

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15
Feb
Take Inspiration From Cameron Diaz's Manhattan Home as Designed by Kelly Wearstler
Stephanie Kratz
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February 15, 2018

Looking to gather inspiration from celebrity home design style? The Manhattan apartment of actress Cameron Diaz epitomizes a mixture of homey with the sparkle of Hollywood, as created by celebrated interior designer Kelly Wearstler.

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9
Feb
7 Interior Design Myths Debunked -- Don't Let These Get in Your Decorating Way
Stephanie Kratz
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February 9, 2018

In decorating, just like in life, rules are sometimes meant to be broken. With so many interior design trends emerging all the time, you might find it challenging to know what really works without consulting your trusted interior designer.

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9
Feb
Use These 7 Tenets of Interior Design for a Well-Rounded Home
Stephanie Kratz
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February 9, 2018

Interior design has seven main elements and these include: space, light, form, texture, color, furniture and objects. By applying each of these elements of interior design carefully when creating the environment of a house, office, shop or restaurant, you can create visibly pleasing and inspired spaces.

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6
Dec
Leather: How to Use This Supple Texture Beyond the Sofa
Stephanie Kratz
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December 6, 2017

Leather is a material that's often used by homeowners looking to add a luxurious element to their home decor. However, many mistakenly think that using leather in the home is restricted to leather couches and occasional chairs, but this isn’t the case.

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6
Dec
Turn That Master Closet Into the Multifunctional Dressing Room You've Always Wanted
Stephanie Kratz
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December 6, 2017

Your closet doesn’t have to be a simple storage area. With the right master closet design, you can create a space that serves as a multifunctional dressing room. Here are a few points to consider when planning your closet design.

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6
Dec
Planning Your Home Color Scheme? Tips to Keep in Mind Regarding the Psychology of Hues
Stephanie Kratz
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December 6, 2017

Designing the interior of your home takes a lot of thought and effort, even with the help of a professional interior designer. One of the most important aspects of a successful interior design is the home color scheme that you choose.

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6
Dec
4 Questions You Can Expect to Hear From a Professional Interior Designer
Stephanie Kratz
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December 6, 2017

While planning out your home’s interior by yourself is a doable project, it’s a much better idea to hire a professional interior designer to make the most of your personal space and reflect your family's personality.

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6
Dec
Creating the Ultimate In-Home Spa Experience -- Turn Your Master Bath Into a Getaway
Stephanie Kratz
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December 6, 2017

Master bathrooms are no longer simply attached to the largest bedroom in the house. Now they are being professionally designed as part of a deluxe suite with a peaceful atmosphere offering homeowners a day-spa type experience.

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6
Dec
Decorating With Mirrors? How to Use Them to Create The Illusion of More Space
Stephanie Kratz
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December 6, 2017

Whether it's a smaller space or a spacious room, mirrors always enhance the look and appeal of a home's interior design. Any professional interior designer will tell you all about the wonders of opening up a smaller room with a perfectly placed mirror, but there are some basics that you should know when you're looking to create space with mirrors.

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6
Dec
Consider Custom Drapery -- One-of-a-Kind Window Treatments Come With Benefits
Stephanie Kratz
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December 6, 2017

Customized drapery in the home can give a certain uniqueness that can't be found anywhere else, which is why it's worth considering when decorating your home. The benefits of custom drapery are many.

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6
Dec
Choosing the Right Lighting for Your Home Shouldn't Be Taken for Granted
Stephanie Kratz
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December 6, 2017

Lighting is one of the best ways to create a distinctive look for your home, whether you want it to be casual, chic or something entirely unique. Show that you don't take your home lighting accessories such as lamps and other fixtures for granted with these inspiring techniques and tips.

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6
Dec
Embrace Accent Colors and Turn Your Home Into a Reflection of You and Your Family
Stephanie Kratz
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December 6, 2017

Neutral colors covering the walls is standard practice. Not only do whites and beiges go with everything, but these soft hues allow potential homebuyers to see themselves in spaces without an emotional response to bright colors. Accent colors, on the other hand, add personality, depth and feeling for those living in the home.

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4
Dec
2 Easy Ways to Add Character to Your Dining Room Design
Stephanie Kratz
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December 4, 2017

There’s no time like the present to spruce up your dining room design for a fresh, creative look. Many homeowners might think the only way to accomplish this is with new furniture, but sometimes it’s changing the less obvious objects that can make the biggest impact.

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