Category: Interior Design

Hardwood Vs. Carpet: Which is Easier to Maintain?

Making a choice between hardwood or carpet can be difficult for many homeowners.

In addition to issues such as the home’s desired look, the question of which is easier to maintain can be very important for budget-conscious homes. While there are advocates for both carpet and hardwood floors, understanding what must be done in order to maintain a carpet or hardwood floor should help most homeowners make an informed decision.

Hardwood versus carpet for your dream home plan.

The Wedgewood Plan 806

APRIL COLOR OF THE MONTH: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS ALEUTIAN

Our April Color of the Month is from Sherwin-Williams in the shade Aleutian!

April color of the month is Sherwin-Williams Aleutian

Sherwin-Williams – Aleutian

With thousands of paint color choices on the market, picking a color for your new home plan can be difficult. If you want to choose a neutral color that will be timeless, but also give a custom feel to your home, consider a blue/grey tone like Aleutian from Sherwin-Williams.

Dream Home Plan: Kitchen Sink Styles

You’ve picked out your dream home plan and now it’s time to get down to the details.

Picking a kitchen sink can be a difficult decision with all the options that are on the market. Some people opt for one large sink. Others prefer a double. Some homeowners add a secondary sink to the island for added convenience for multiple cooks. Here are some of the most popular and stylish choices on the market today.

dream home plan the carrera kitchen sink

The Carrera #1178

Choosing Between A Formal Dining Room & Single Dining Area

Formal Dining Room Vs.  Single Dining Area: Which Is Right For You?

Dining room of The Travis 1350

The Travis 1350

Most people today, when they think of a modern home, think of an open floor plan, the popular home design where the kitchen opens through full or partial walls to the dining and living areas. Open layouts allow both eating and cooking to take place in the same space. They are conducive to conversation during meal prep, multiple cooks in the kitchen and, often, a more casual feel in the home.

Kitchen Design Trends 2016 | Backsplash & Cabinet Designs

Kitchen Design Trends

When you’re building a new home and considering interior layout designs, one of the biggest areas you’ll have to make decisions about is the kitchen. Whether you’re looking at kitchen backsplash designs, kitchen cabinet trends, various layouts, special features or something else, how can you tell which kitchen design trends have staying power? What exactly are the big kitchen design trends in 2016, and which ones should you be incorporating into your new home?

Kitchen Design Ideas - The Monarch Manor 5040

The Monarch Manor 5040

From the hottest kitchen backsplash ideas to the latest in kitchen cabinets, here are some popular design trends to consider: