Tag Archives: Home Improvement

A More Beautiful and Usable Guest Bathroom

To create a more beautiful and usable bathroom: Shower Improvements: Removed the curb and created an easy step down into the shower. Replaced a shiny brass shower door with a clean frameless door with polished nickel hardware. Expanded the shower door … Continue reading

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Luxurious Living Space in Southlake

The story in my client’s words: “I first chose Amy Anderson as my designer several years ago when our home was destroyed by a major plumbing leak.  It was a big job which included replacing cabinets, trim, counters, flooring, rugs, … Continue reading

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Seriously? A Laundry with No Storage?

Seriously?  A laundry room with no storage space?  Tide, Bounce, lightbulbs, batteries,  household cleaners, brooms, mops and vacuum cleaners are not decorative items we wish to “display”. While it’s irritating that new homes for sale tend not to have all the … Continue reading

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The Wisdom of Wood on Stairs

Stairs by definition get a lot of traffic.  So quite often, carpet on the stairs needs cleaning more often, looks matted, and wears differently than the same carpet in adjacent spaces.  That directs us to the “wisdom of wood”.  When both … Continue reading

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Pool Bath Remodel “Light”

Light in more ways than one.  “Light” meaning there was a focus on budget.  And “light” meaning the room was “lightened and brightened” with the triple impact of installing frameless shower glass, an oversize standoff mirror and repainting walls and ceiling in brighter … Continue reading

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Guest Bath “Keep the Purple Please”

Paint is easy to change, but my client loved her purple walls.  I might not have suggested purple, but it was her “design criteria”.  As it turned out, the quartzite remnant we found with touches of gold, was the perfect complement.  … Continue reading

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Topnotch Nook

With this client’s recent kitchen remodel, the breakfast bar was lowered, making this knockout nook feel more connected to the new cool kitchen.  Floors were refinished in this connected space and added in the adjoining family room for “seamless flow”.  Wood also … Continue reading

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