How to Find the Perfect Sofa

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:34+00:00 February 10th, 2016|Categories: Comfort, Decorations, Home Decor|Tags: , , , , |

While it would be nice to hire a professional decorator to outfit your home in the latest-and-greatest styles, that’s not always feasible – but how can you turn your home into a magazine-worthy showpiece without professional help? Knowing how to pick out the perfect sofa is a great start. How to Find the Perfect Sofa Without [...]

Top Kitchen Design Ideas For 2016

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:34+00:00 January 7th, 2016|Categories: Comfort, Home Decor, Kitchen Design|Tags: , , |

There’s nothing like a comfortable, well-designed kitchen to make a house a home – and in 2016, designers are borrowing plenty of inspiration from Europe to create unparalleled style. European Kitchen Design: What’s “In” Sleek and modern with a warm, welcoming touch. That’s the best way to describe what’s cooking in European kitchen design right now. [...]

Are You Ready to Winterize Your Home

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:35+00:00 November 25th, 2015|Categories: Comfort, Home Maintenance|Tags: , , |

Whether we’d like to admit it or not, winter is right around the corner. That means, even though you’ve just finished your fall yard maintenance, it’s time to start prepping for freezing temperatures. Winterize Your Home Most of the things you need to do for winter are simple – in fact, you can winterize your home [...]

Smart Technology and Home Design: An Evolving Process

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:36+00:00 November 11th, 2015|Categories: Building Design, Comfort, Home Building, Home Living, Home Technology|Tags: , , |

We’ve come a long way in the past several decades. In fact, 50 years ago, refrigerators that dispensed ice cubes were brand-new – Frigidaire introduced the first ice dispensers (they were tucked inside the freezer door) for home use in 1965. Today, you can control your home’s temperature, security alarm system, and just about everything else [...]

Recycled…Showers?

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:36+00:00 November 5th, 2015|Categories: Comfort, Green energy|Tags: , , , |

It looks like the latest trend in recycling has moved into the lavatory – Orbital Systems, which holds the Certified Space Technology designation from the U.S. Space Foundation, has designed a shower that cuts out between 80 and 95 percent of the water we typically use. The catch? There really isn’t one, at least according to [...]

Springtime Home Office Reset

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:40+00:00 May 28th, 2015|Categories: Comfort, Decorations, Home Decor|Tags: , , |

Spring fever is out in full force and it is a great time to start freshening up one of the rooms we spend a lot of time in—the home office. But where do you even start? Resetting Your Home Office for Spring Productivity Dark colors and rich textures can make a room feel cozy at the [...]

Planning for the Future in Your Custom Home

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:41+00:00 May 8th, 2015|Categories: Comfort, Home Building, Home Decor, Luxury|

Designing your custom home is an exciting process. So much potential! Of course, once you’re settled, you’ll want to enjoy your new home (and all of Middle Tennessee) for many years. Figuring the future into your building plan is fundamental to getting the most from your custom home. The Near Future Planning for the immediate and [...]

5 Hot Bedroom Decor Ideas You’ll Love

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:41+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|Categories: Comfort, Home Decor|Tags: , , , , |

We all want our homes to look spectacular without sacrificing comfort, but decorating your bedroom to reflect your personal style and keeping things cozy isn’t always easy. Aside from mixing and matching patterns and all of the other tried-and-true (and maybe exhausted) design advice, we’ve put our heads together with today’s hottest decorators to come up [...]

How to Create a Comforting, Vintage Bedroom

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:42+00:00 March 24th, 2015|Categories: Comfort, Decorations, Home Decor, Luxury|

There’s nothing quite like the cozy and comforting feeling of a bedroom decorated in vintage style. The soft, romantic lines in this traditional decorating style lend themselves perfectly to the boudoir. The luxury of vintage furniture will make your bedroom the most inviting room in your home. The Foundation for a Vintage Bedroom When you’re going [...]

How to Arrange Furniture Like a Professional Decorator

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:43+00:00 February 18th, 2015|Categories: Comfort, Decorations, Home Decor|Tags: , , , |

Enhancing the look and functionality of your space doesn’t require hiring a professional (although that’s a big help). You can put together the ideal layout with your existing furniture by using these tips from the pros.   Avoid the Cold Shoulder   Do the backs of some of your furniture pieces face the entryway, appearing to [...]