Posts Tagged "flooring"

Fun in the Sun[Room]

Posted by on Sep 25, 2016 in Interior Design | 0 comments

Sun rooms offer the best of both worlds.  They give you the opportunity to enjoy the natural light and views of the outdoors without actually having to be outside, which means you can enjoy the space year round regardless of the weather ….which here in Florida means the heat and humidity. Follow these tips to make your sun room become the favorite room in the house! Walls Sun rooms by nature have great light, so keep yours light and bright too. Via House Beautiful Furniture  Wicker,...

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Wise New Home Interior Upgrades Worth Considering

Posted by on Sep 22, 2016 in New Home | 0 comments

  Are you in a dilemma about which new home interior upgrades are worth considering? Remember that the model home you saw is probably loaded with embellishments which your new home won’t have unless you pay for them. What’s a poor home buyer to do? Watch Your Money Before meeting with your builder’s home designer, set a reasonable budget. You don’t want to over customize your home so that you have overpriced it for the neighborhood. Remember, it’s not good to be the most expensive house...

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The Major Types of Flooring – Nailing Down Helpful Truths

Posted by on Sep 1, 2016 in Interior Design, Interior Redesign | 0 comments

Are you in the market for flooring but confused by all of the options? What kind of flooring does well in wet areas? What’s the best type of flooring to have if you have pets?  Let’s examine the major types of flooring to learn the answers. Major Types of Flooring for Your Home Hardwood Hardwood is a very popular type of flooring because of its durability and beauty.  However, it has to be nailed to a subfloor so it usually is not used in Florida on first floors of homes. Varieties include...

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Spending Versus Saving on Home Decor

Posted by on Aug 25, 2016 in Interior Redesign, Personal Shopping | 0 comments

    I was recently interviewed by Jacksonville Magazine on the topic of “spending versus saving on home decor” which is right up my alley since I do so much shopping for homeowners throughout Duval and St. Johns County. Here are the questions and my respective answers:   Our Suggestions on Spending Versus Saving on Home Decor Why is it important to be able to distinguish which home decorating items are worth splurging on and which are worth saving on? Typically, I...

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How to Select Carpeting That Won’t “Pile” on Problems

Posted by on Jun 2, 2016 in Home Staging, Interior Design | 0 comments

  Is it time to purchase new floor covering? Let’s take a walk through the basics of how to select carpeting. How to Select Carpeting for Your Home Types of Carpet Construction You should first consider whether you want a tufted or woven construction in your carpeting. The majority of carpeting is tufted or made of machine-punched yarns held together by adhesive and banding. You should get between five to seven years wear out of this construction. Woven carpeting is made on a loom and can...

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