Many two-story homes have angled walls and slanted ceilings that are inherent in rooms beneath the peaked roofline. While slanted walls can create a snug and cozy feel, the negative effects can include a choppy visual plane and difficulty placing furniture and art. My Nashville clients were in desperate need of a master bedroom […]
Although we repainted most of Allison’s interior, we chose NOT to paint her bedroom. Why? Because we were on a tight budget, and the bedroom wall color was NOT the problem. bedroom before
Some rooms are just tricky. My daughter’s bedroom was converted from an attic space many decades ago, so the ceilings are slanted down both sides and the only light enters through a small window on the east end wall. There’s no true closet in this room, just a small storage area accessed through a mini-door. My […]
This is a story about a husband and wife who needed a little . . . pick-me-up in their bedroom. The Decorologist You see, their bedroom was filled with brown wood circa 1988, an Italian-style faux finish on the walls in a golden hue, bedroom before
I staged a home yesterday for sale and thought I’d share with my readers how small changes can make a big impact. Most of the changes here involved removing and pairing down tired accessories and furnishings, then adding a few on-trend accessories. Beautiful Brick Home for Sale by Realtor Jim Allen with ReMax in Brentwood, TN This […]
I have a recurring client who has grown daughters and grandchildren who live in Memphis. When they come to Nashville, she wants them to have a nice room to stay in at her newly-built home here. Trouble is, her guest rooms were filled with leftover furniture and accessories. She wasn’t in a position to buy […]
Hope you all had a wonderful Easter. Now we can wear white shoes and all that, so it’s officially springtime! So let’s start the week with a colorful bedroom makeover. This bedroom is in the home of one of my favorite clients.
This is a picture of how my bedroom looked when we moved into this house 8 years ago. Dark green walls, very bad floral border, ceiling fan. Oh my. The first thing we had to do was strip down that border, which was apparently put up with superglue.