Tag Archives: granite

4 Reasons You Should Use Black Subway Tile in Your Bathroom

I’ve consulted on many bathroom renovations this year, many of which include black subway tile as an important design element. Why black subway tile?  Here are some great reasons to choose it for your bathroom.   Reason #1: It’s a fresh take on the classic black and white bathroom. Many of you will remember that […]

Best Granite Countertops for Cherry Cabinets

I was recently asked a question about working with existing cherry cabinets in a kitchen:  “What is the best granite countertops for cherry cabinets?” Painting the red-undertoned cabinets was not an option. The homeowner wanted to update the countertops and didn’t know what to choose.   There are so many options of granite, and some […]

Shocking News from Nashville Home Stager: Granite Countertops Are Like Crack Cocaine

Because I am a Nashville-based Home Stager, it’s my job to know what sells and what doesn’t.  My friends, kitchens and master bathrooms sell houses. source   I prefer timeless kitchens and try to steer my decorating clients in that direction.    Simple white (or painted) cabinets are

YMCA ShowHouse 2010

Last week,  a new client told me about  the YMCA ShowHouse in her Brentwood neighborhood.  I always want to learn more about what the leading designers are doing in terms of color and trend.  I spent several hours there later in the week identifying colors with my color analyzing tools (they didn’t share the paint colors with the public).  […]