Hunter Douglas Celebration of Light

April 14 – June 25, 2018From glare to glow. For less.  Light-diffusing window fashions from Hunter Douglas let you design with soft light. *Enjoy generous rebates on qualifying purchases.1 Luminette® Privacy SheerReceive a $100 rebate when you buy 1 Luminette® Privacy Sheer, plus $100 rebate per additional unit.2 Silhouette® Window Shadings Receive a $100 rebate when you buy 2 of Silhouette® … [Read more...]

Lighten Up! Tips on Making Your Home Brighter

If you have a room in your home that feels dark or maybe not much light gets into the house as a whole, there are ways to lighten things up and get away from that feeling of being in a cave. Sometimes, it can be a quick fix and in other situations it may require a little more effort and expense, but it can make a world of difference in the look and feel of your home. We’re bringing you a few of … [Read more...]

Style Guide: Transitional

With it’s focus on light and warmth, transitional style joins the best of both worlds and fits right in with our San Antonio lifestyle. If you feel like modern is too sleek and traditional is too formal, your style-in-the-middle may be "transitional." Transitional design is a marriage of traditional and modern furnishings, surfaces, and materials. The result is a blending of the elegance and … [Read more...]

Design Considerations For Your Bathroom Remodel

There are so many details that enter into a successful bathroom remodeling project! Unless you’re a professional who does it every day — or a San Antonio homeowner who’s been through this a number of times — then all details, processes, options and decisions might be overwhelming. If you’re tackling a bathroom remodel project, having some reasonable expectations of what to expect and what … [Read more...]

Is Your Home Getting Smarter?

If you thought keeping up with smartphone technology was challenging, what about your gadgets at home? From LED lights that shut off when you leave the room to sensors that alert you to problems with your plumbing, brainy home applications are emerging on the market. Are you ready to tell your washing machine to start and stop from the comfort of your couch? Or light the porch and open the windows … [Read more...]

Kitchen Remodeling Decisions for a Timeless Kitchen – Part 2

I hope you caught part one of this series on the design decisions for a timeless kitchen that you won’t regret. (In case you missed it, you can read it here.) We know that you might only face a complete kitchen remodel once in the lifetime of your home. This is a big investment in money as well as time, and we know from a designer’s perspective what the big design choices will be and some of the … [Read more...]

Kitchen Remodeling Decisions for a Timeless Kitchen – Part 1

We all love following the kitchen remodeling trends, and it is tempting to jump into a remodel with the latest colors and textures at the top of our wish lists. Unfortunately, the backlash is that you may end up with a look that is dated down the road and “remodeler’s remorse” when the style that you loved this year shows itself to be another passing fad just a few years later. The reality is … [Read more...]

Make the Most of Your Kitchen Island

Need an additional storage and workspace in your kitchen without spending a lot of money and time with a complete kitchen renovation? A kitchen island is your answer. An efficient kitchen island offers fixes that are ideal for many kitchens – from the smallest condo kitchen to great room kitchens and everything in between. From a movable kitchen island cart to seating area islands, the … [Read more...]

Easy Tips to Warm Your Home’s Welcome for the Holiday Season

Nothing brings loved ones and friends together like the holiday season. If you are like many San Antonio families, this is the time of the year when you have the most guests coming into your home. As a host or hostess, you will definitely want to give them a warm welcome. However bittersweet the end of summer is, autumn comes with an opportunity to get ready for a new look, especially for the … [Read more...]

Five Tips to Help You Design Your Home Office

With more and more people in San Antonio working from home, a home office has become more of a necessity than a luxury. If you're looking to redesign a room in your home into a home office, then you'll want it to be as functional and aesthetic as possible. This will ensure that while the space will be in your home, it will still be conducive for productivity. Below are just a few interior design … [Read more...]