Vacation Rental Design Breckenridge Colorado : A Phased Approach to Increasing ROI
Vacation Rental Design, Breckenridge Colorado. A case study for a phased approach in increasing your profit margins and guest satisfaction in the vacation rental market in Summit County, CO.   In the picturesque town of Breckenridge, Colorado, my clients...
Why Hire an Interior Designer For Your Vacation Rental
I'm currently sitting here in an 1897 historic apartment building in what must be my 53rd Airbnb stay!! As a designer who loves historic properties, it's so lovely to see the beautiful and original heart pine floors, original millwork, and the care put towards keeping...
How To Create A Healthy House
Recently I asked my Facebook Audience how healthy they rated their homes.  Today I'll talk about four ways you can increase the health of your home. ** I'm a little more technical in this post, if the science is not your thing, skip on over the sections where I detail...
Victorian Style Bathroom Renovation: French Hotel Inspired
This is by far my favourite bathroom, I always design for my clients, but I personally would love this bathroom in my own home! While we decided not to move the placement of the tub, toilet and sink, this tiny bathroom was a full gut, due to the mold and plaster...

Designing Spaces Your Mind And Body Adore

Why Hire an Interior Designer For Your Vacation Rental
I'm currently sitting here in an 1897 historic apartment building in what must be my 53rd Airbnb stay!! As a designer who loves historic properties, it's so lovely to see the beautiful and original heart pine floors, original millwork, and the care put towards keeping...
Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC – Part 3
I find it fascinating how a house works from the internals out and incorporating the parts we see (switches, faucets and lighting) to be an integral part of the design process. I liken wiring, plumbing and HVAC lines to be similar to veins and arteries in our bodies....
What is the Difference between Historic Preservation and Historic Renovation?
Interior Designer Lora Frost of Dahlias & Granite Interior Design shares several stories about why design is meaningful to her and her trajectory from being hit by a car as a pedestrian to becoming a landscaper and then transitioning into an interior designer who...
Light Filled Folk Victorian Kitchen – Finale
Curating what photos tell the story of the space is one of my favourite parts of project completion. And so, here is the full reveal of the finished Light Filled Folk Victorian Kitchen for the One Room Challenge™. Come on in.       I could sit in this...
Introducing The Meaningful Design Show

Introducing The Meaningful Design Show

Welcome the the Meaningful Design Podcast! Design is far more nuanced than picking the perfect pillows for your living room. Great design is curated for your lifestyle, eliminating stress, creating more ease, and allowing you to live your best life. Lora Frost, a...

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How To Create A Healthy House

How To Create A Healthy House

Recently I asked my Facebook Audience how healthy they rated their homes.  Today I'll talk about four ways you can increase the health of your home. ** I'm a little more technical in this post, if the science is not your thing, skip on over the sections where I detail...

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Choosing Colors for your home? Read this first.

Choosing Colors for your home? Read this first.

Does choosing colors for your walls make you feel like this? Have you grabbed colour sample after colour sample but none of them work, or don’t look how you imagined? Every colour of paint has unique undertones. If you remember back to art class, you’ll likely...

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