The Heart of Our Home
Welcome to our kitchen! It is truly the heart of our home. Many hours are spent in this space. We had the privilege of designing our kitchen from scratch. It was a fun yet daunting task. It's funny how unique priorities can be. My husband wanted two dishwashers. Who is going to argue with that?? Aside from being a very large space that could accommodate large crowds, I had two top priorities: Priority #1: A large window over our sink. I savor my view of the pond every time I stand at the…
The Nest - Home Decorating Ideas, Recipes
TheNest.com is the guide to your best home life. Find home decorating ideas, recipes, relationships, love and sex advice, plus personal finance.nal finance.
How to Paint Wall Paneling | The Creek Line House
Are you a little embarrassed by a room or two in your home? You know the one. The one with the old wood paneling. Don't be ashamed, let me fix that old 70's style and modernize your home by showing you how to paint wall paneling so it actually looks good!
The 8 Best Neutral Paint Colors That'll Work In Any Home
If you're the type who wants their walls to be a backdrop rather than a focal point, then you definitely want to go with neutrals. But all those beige, g...
Feature Friday: Crashing a Beach Cottage in Port St. Joe - Southern Hospitality
Sometimes it pays to have a friend who doesn’t meet a stranger. I’m not particularly shy myself, but don’t usually invite myself in someone’s home right off the bat. 🙂 Vicki and I were out one afternoon riding bikes on a nice paved bike/walking path near their house in Port St. Joe and passed a Read More
Vancouver Colour Consultant: The Best Gray Paint Colours from the Experts - Maria Killam - The True Colour Expert
What do you think of when you hear the color "gray"? Dull - Dingy - Boring? Fresh - Dramatic - Clean?! Open any shelter magazine or walk down Madison Avenue because GRAY is the trendy color of choice! From fashion to interiors, gray is all the rage, and if done properly, can create an amazing space! We've asked several designers, bloggers and DIYers to tell us what their favorite gray is and why. Each featured designer participated in one of Maria's True Colour Expert Workshops.
Paint Colour Review: Benjamin Moore's 3 Best WARM White Paint Colours
The 3 Most Popular WARM Whites for Walls, Trim, Cabinets and More... Everything you need to know... (I have two videos on whites at the end of this blog post - check them out!) More than any other
How to Paint Paneling - DIY Show Off ™ - DIY Decorating and Home Improvement Blog
A blog dedicated to DIY decorating and home improvement. Journaling the transformation of our fixer upper and encouraging others to do-it-yourself and share.
My "AHA MOMENT" - Kandrac & Kole Interior Designs, Inc.
The editors from House Beautiful asked those of us that attended Blogfest 2012 what inspires us and what “aha moment” we have created in our work. So here it is…… My “aha moment” was when we created a before and after that I could use to encourage “those men” that think wood should never be painted!! I …