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.

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    How to Pick a Front Door Color for Your Home

    Your front door is more than just an entryway. It’s the first impression guests have of your home, and it can significantly impact your home’s curb appeal. Picking the right color or stain for your front door can enhance the overall appearance of your home, reflect your personal style, and even boost its market value. Whether you’re looking to boost your curb appeal or give your home a fresh new vibe, the color of your front door can make a world of difference. Let’s look at how to choose the perfect front door color for your home.

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    How Wide is a Hallway?

    When it comes to home and building design, one question often arises: “How wide is a hallway?” The answer is, unsurprisingly, it varies. To be honest, I never gave much thought to the width of hallways until I started designing homes. But the width of a hallway is contingent upon several factors, including its purpose, the building’s requirements, and aesthetic considerations. In this article, we’ll dive into the standard hallway widths, what influences those dimensions, and some interesting facts about hallway design.

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    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, 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!