House For Hope Designer Show House Opens This Week

By | 2017-03-01T20:39:48+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Categories: House for Hope|Tags: , , , , |

“Hope is the belief that something good will happen. It can’t be seen or touched, but if it could, it would resemble the house being completed in the new Southern Preserve subdivision in Franklin (Tennessee),” reflects writer Bill Lewis for The Tennessean. With 15 design tastemakers from four different states, the inaugural House for Hope Designer [...]

USA Today Home Magazine Asks Carbine, Quartz or Granite Counters?

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:32+00:00 March 24th, 2016|Categories: Home Decor|Tags: , , , |

Not your mother’s countertop, fresh choices for counters are gaining popularity including quartz-based says Carbine’s Vice President of Operations Daryl Walny.  He was recently interviewed for USA Today Home magazine and reflected younger homeowners are leaning toward the manmade products.   Now on newsstands nationwide, USA Today Home Magazine writer Hollie Deese asked Carbine’s Daryl [...]

How to Care for Your Hardwood Floors

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:33+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Categories: Home Decor, Home Living|Tags: , , , , |

Once you’ve moved into your beautiful dream home in Middle Tennessee, it pays to take good care of your hardwood floors – but how, exactly, are you supposed to protect them from everyday wear and tear? How to Clean Hardwood Floors When your hardwood floors are new, they look spectacular… but when scuffs and scratches take [...]

Do You Have Your Own Design Style

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:33+00:00 February 19th, 2016|Categories: Home Decor, Home Living|Tags: , , |

If you’re like many people, you have your own unique design style – and shopping for new home décor to outfit your beautiful custom home is quite a bit easier if you know which category suits you best. 5 Major Design Styles: Which is Yours? Every design style has its own unique characteristics, and many people [...]

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 [...]

5 Ways To Create the Perfect Laundry Room

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:34+00:00 January 12th, 2016|Categories: Home Decor, Organization|Tags: , , , , |

At Carbine & Associates, we’ll build your laundry room to your exact specifications (right along with the rest of the house). Don’t feel like you have to contain your imagination when it comes to your laundry area; we want you to love every aspect of your home. We keep a good eye on what’s hot in [...]