Tag Archives: home repair

Don’t just fix it…

Don’t just fix it… make it better. This family’s beloved dogs did a number on the back door.  Instead of a “repair”… this client chose a fabulous update.  The new door style makes “sense”:  coordinating with their new kitchen cabinets; more glass to … Continue reading

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A Master Bath for Lingering

A beautiful free standing soaker tub, cross cut limestone floors, Calacatta marble, a soothing color palate with bold art for interest.  You just might linger and be late for work.  

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Christmas Wishes Do Come True

Just published!  Look in the 2013 Holiday Issue of “Indulge” magazine… “A Star is Born”. Page 22-24… and one additional photo in the table of contents as a bonus.   If you don’t have “Indulge” delivered to your home, you can view it through this link: http://digital.indulgedfw.com/Olive/ODE/Indulge/Continue reading

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More Lemonade Please

A little over a year ago I posted the before and after photos of a home “reinvented” after a devastating flood.  This Colleyville family had a choice:  restore to pre-flood condition to sell or reinvent to create their dream home:  a home that would meet their current tastes and lifestyle. … Continue reading

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Staged & Updated in Colleyville (Not Breckenridge)

The lot is amazing.  You’ll think you moved to Colorado as you look out 2-story windows and see trees everywhere you look.  Extensive decks that you’ll enjoy this fall.  New, super-current, brushed granite in the kitchen with a Silgranit sink and stylish … Continue reading

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Making Lemonade

When a burst pipe resulted in a devastating flood just days before the holidays, this Colleyville family had a choice: restore or reinvent. They chose to reinvent. Together we created a more beautiful home better suited to their tastes and … Continue reading

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Kitchen Reinvention

A team effort between homeowner, designer and contractor created a renewed kitchen meeting the defined needs of a large family as well as their aesthetic objectives. The result: a beautiful and highly usable kitchen that looks and feels twice as … Continue reading

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Been shopping for lighting lately?

Been shopping for lighting lately? Take a peek at some of my favorite finds for a recent remodel. Transitional, funky, fun, different… virtually pieces of “art”.

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Highlights and Holiday Wishes

Design Perspectives wishes you all the best this holiday season.  Enjoy these before and after photos of some of this year’s transformations.  What’s on your wishlist for 2012?  Design Perspectives would love to help as your design partner and project facilitator.  Mention the “secret … Continue reading

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Updated Surfaces & Rearranging Make Home New Again

Distressed, varied-plank width hardwood floors replace builder grade carpet and porcelain tile in the entry, living and dining rooms.  Natural travertine floors and sleek granite countertops with a tumbled brick stone backsplash accented by a rustic slate stack introduce contrasting rough and smooth natural surfaces … Continue reading

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