“People often have ideas of how to make their homes better, but they’ve been in the same house for so long, they can’t see all the possible options. That’s where we come in.”
Sad at the prospect of having to move out of the home they’d lived in for 40 years, this retired St. Louis couple hoped to find a renovation option that would allow them to age in place.
Darker, moodier colors seem to be catching on. Mattison sees a lot of emerald and deep teal being used in kitchens, especially for islands, like the Deep Sea Dive by Sherwin-Williams on the island in this St. Louis kitchen by Jennifer Chapman Designs.
Wondering if it’s time to hire a design-build firm? Unlike the more traditional path (known as “design, bid, build"), which involves hiring a designer and a builder separately, hiring a design-build firm gives you design and construction services under the same umbrella.
Homeowners embrace original details in the kitchen of their 120-year-old home while updating the layout for family life
A helpful guide to project descriptions and price range expectations.
That happy, young couple on TV just got their dream kitchen in less than a week, and it only cost $10,000. You’re sold!
That is, until reality hits you square in the face once the actual quotes start rolling in from contractors. What gives? The time and cost aren’t even close to what you’ve seen on those “reality” shows.
Designers are able to hone in on your taste and create a cohesive design plan, saving you money. Working with an interior designer gives you an immediate plan of action for your space.