Style Guide: Contemporary

What's contemporary style? Simply put, contemporary at its core refers to things “of the moment.” Five or ten years from now, contemporary design in San Antonio homes will likely have a different look and feel than it does today. This is where “modern” and “contemporary” go their separate ways. Modern design has a specific look and feel, developed during a specific design movement in the early … [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...]

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...]

House of Blues

The emotional benefits of decorating with the color blue Whether you’re selecting the main color or the accent color, deciding the perfect interior color for your home can sometimes be a daunting task. Before long you’re buried in a mountain of paint samples, color fans and photos you’ve ripped from every interior design magazine ever published. You call your best friend for help. Do you go with … [Read more...]