Category Archives: Bathrooms

Bathroom Renewed: We Kept the Cabinets

We kept the cabinets.  Everything else had to go including the 12×12 white floor tile, the tiled vanity top, the drop-in floral porcelain sink, the framed brass shower enclosure, the 4×4 white shower tile and the time-stamped brass plumbing fixtures. Fantasy Brown … Continue reading

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A Guest Bath with Form and Function

My client has a regular guest:  her daughter.  She uses a shower, not a tub, so no need to trip over one.  By replacing the tub with a frameless glass shower the space feels enlarged.  A removable rain head in the shower and … Continue reading

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Save the Wallpaper, Please

“Save the wallpaper.”  While many new homeowners may have opted to start from scratch, this client had the vision to use the existing grass cloth wallpaper as inspiration for a reinvented powder bath.  The glass mosaic tile, glass vessel sink and bronze vessel filler … Continue reading

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Pretty Powder

This bathroom, off the living, dining, kitchen and guest hallway gets frequent use by both family and visitors alike.  The “flowers” on the pedestal sink and toilet had to go.  We replaced with a custom furniture-like vanity with an organic … Continue reading

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Stager’s Dream Clients

Just as clients hope to find the perfect designer, designers quietly wish for opportunities to work with perfect clients.  This couple represents the epitome of an ideal staging client. They wisely view staging as an investment, not an expense, providing an opportunity to earn tenfold returns.  Their commitment to the process resulted … Continue reading

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Beautiful and Practical as a Bonus

A mother of twin ten-year-olds, a career woman and a community volunteer, this client cut to the chase.  “Make it nice.  Make it new.  Make it practical.  And don’t give me too many choices, I’m not that particular.” Nice and new indeed … Continue reading

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6500 SF Vacant Staging

What we did:  paint and stage.  We painted cabinets and over faux.  We fully staged, the entire home. Why stage a 6500 SF vacant home or any home for that matter? Many buyers can’t envision how a room might be used.  … Continue reading

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