Design Decisions

  • Design Decisions

    How High to Hang Curtains

    With so many window covering options out there, curtains tend to be the most popular. But, Knowing how high to hang curtains in your home can be quite the challenge. It seems like something so simple, but in reality, the complete look of the windows in a room can change based on the height of a curtain.

  • Design Decisions

    What Grout Color Should You Choose for Your Tile?

    So much time is put into picking out the perfect tile for our bathrooms and backsplashes, but we tend to overlook the grout. Sometimes we even wait until the installation process to start looking at what grout color to use. Henry and I were often rushing around making hasty decisions about our grout due to not being prepared.

  • Design Decisions

    How to Choose the Right Exterior Door Color for Your Home

    There are design decisions that are easy, and there are those design decisions that keep you up at night. Trying to figure out what color to stain our exterior doors fell into the second category for us. Henry and I both agree that exterior door color plays such an important role in creating great curb appeal!

  • Design Decisions, Lighting

    How to Choose an Entryway Light Fixture

    Lighting is one of the most important elements for defining the overall look of your home’s interior. And one of the most important areas to consider when choosing lights is the foyer or entryway. The light fixture in the entryway is usually one of the first things people will notice when they enter your home, and in some cases, it can be seen from the outside. So needless to say, an entryway light fixture is something you want to make sure you get right!

  • Design Decisions, Laundry Room

    Our Laundry Room Design for the New House

    I seriously can’t believe we are only a few weeks out from moving into our new home. As I have mentioned several times, this is seriously one of my favorite parts of the building process, when everything is starting to come together. This is when all your visions seem to come to life.