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What would be the best color or finish of wood laminate flooring I should use in my home?

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ANSWERED BY SHARON LEIGH COPELAND • MAY 13, 2020

Hi Jennifer,

Thank you so much for your picture of your space. I would go a shade darker on your floors. I would choose a walnut or chestnut stain like color for your flooring. It...

Hi Yasmin,

Hmm…that is a really good question. I wish I had a photograph or video so I can have a visual to respond better, but I will do the best I can. If you are...

Hi Sheryl,

Thank you for photos of your space. A backsplash can add color, style and can upgrade a kitchen. The best and cost-effective type of backsplash I would r...

Hi Harsharan,

Thank you so much for your pictures; I love the floor! There are several options to choose from. It looks like your current countertop is a laminate o...

Hi Corina,

I wish I had a picture of your space to give you really good advice. Because there are so many variations on the colors you specified a picture would hav...

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What criteria should I use when selecting colors for my area rug for my space?

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ANSWERED BY SHARON LEIGH COPELAND • DEC 20, 2019

Hi Debra,

Thank you so much for adding a photo so I can see your space. Now, generally when design a room I look at what the client has in their room and I also look at favorite c...

Hi Natalia,

I wish I had a picture of your room so I can make a best suggestion possible for your space. I am going to do the best I can with the information that y...

 

Hi Barbara,

I wish I had a photograph of the space, but I will try my best.  You say you have old moldings, are they natural or stained. That’s an im...

Hello Curran,

It’s always challenging trying to find your style concept for your first home. Especially when combining two personalities. You have your basic buildi...

Hi Christina,

When starting fresh in a new home, there is the question of how do I make it my own? What do I want our home to say about us as family? Start fro...

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Choosing Art

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