Author: Brittany Allen

Brittany received her interior design degree in 2010 and recently earned her kitchen and bathroom certifications. She sees her job as much more than just picking out pretty colors and materials – it also involves exact measurements, plenty of planning, and determining how to have a space accurately reflect the lifestyle of its occupants.
  • Kitchen Design: White for Your St. Louis Home

    White kitchens are so popular today and, for many, it is what they picture when they imagine their dream kitchen. White is classic, clean, and so pretty that some people simply want “white everything”. Today, however, the white kitchen design is a little outdated. We are finding, amongst our clientele, that people are really waking…

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  • Luxury Bathroom Design for Your St. Louis Home

    When it’s time to remodel your bathroom most people do not necessarily think of luxury design as being an option. But what comes to mind when you imagine your “dream bathroom”? There are many components you can add that not only enhance the functionality of the room but complete your personal style. Modern bathrooms can…

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  • A Saint Louis Bathroom Design in Grey

    Grey is the new neutral color. It truly is becoming more and more commonly used all throughout homes. Grey is even starting to replace yellow as the gender-neutral color for babies. There is an entire movement around the color grey and it is becoming increasingly popular to use in modern, traditional, and even in styles…

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  • Knobs or Pulls? Getting the Right Handle on Your Kitchen Cabinets in St. Louis

    What’s to learn about kitchen cabinet handles? Well, not only do pulls and knobs make it easy to open drawers and cabinets, they also help protect a cabinet’s finish because you’re not transferring oils and other contaminants from your fingers to the cabinet fronts. It’s a bonus that cabinet handles also come in an array…

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  • How to Choose the Perfect Finish for Your St. Louis Home Kitchen Cabinets

    Varnishes, lacquers, paints, oils, and waxes. There’s a myriad of finishes for kitchen cabinets. Which one is best for your kitchen remodeling project? Experts say there are many things you ought to consider. What is the environment like? For example, does the room see a lot of humidity in the summer? What about airborne contaminants?…

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  • Choosing Hardware: How to Get a Handle on Your Bathroom Cabinets

    All designers know that it’s the little things that often make the biggest impact. That definitely holds true for the bathroom cabinet hardware you choose. Just like selecting a pair of shoes to complete a favorite outfit, one choice over another can completely change your look. From rustic pulls to colorful knobs and edge pulls,…

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  • St. Louis’ Small L-Shape Kitchen Layout Ideas You’ll Love

    There are a lot of pluses to small kitchens: they make prep work a breeze, are designed to be extremely ergonomic, and ultimately save you time and money. If you’re getting ready to upgrade your small L-shaped kitchen, here are some layout ideas to keep in mind as you plan and design your remodel. They’ll…

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  • Small but Impressive: Powder Room Makeovers That Say “Wow” in St. Louis

    Sometimes referred to as the “she” room of the house, a powder room makeover is a great opportunity to have a lot of design and decorating fun, wowing your family and friends with the results. It’s where you can express your “design wild side,” creating something unique and unexpected or indulge design elements you wouldn’t…

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  • Relax and Rejuvenate Right at Your St. Louis Home with a Spa-Like Bathroom

    Wouldn’t it be nice to give yourself the spa treatment every day? You don’t have to remodel your Greater St. Louis area home’s bathroom to look like a high-end professional retreat to get a spa experience that will leave you relaxed and rejuvenated. Here are six simple design and décor ideas our designers have put…

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  • Where the Fun Is: Basement Wet Bar Ideas in St. Louis

    Is there anything more fun than a basement wet bar for entertaining crowds large and small? A wet bar is the perfect remodeling project, making your home always ready for party and one of the most popular spots in the neighborhood. If you’re thinking of adding a wet bar during your basement remodel, here are…

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