Design Do-Over: 11 Ways to Revamp Your College Kid’s Room

You fondly remember the dinosaur phase when your child’s room was filled with plastic predators and bedsheets to match. That was closely followed by the astronaut phase when you glued glow-in-the-dark stars to the walls and ceiling.   By the teenage years – well, you weren’t allowed in the room anymore so who knows what … Continue reading Design Do-Over: 11 Ways to Revamp Your College Kid’s Room

11 Ways to Turn a Spare Room into a Game Room

Ask any great sports fan and they’ll tell you that the four seasons of the year are really football season, baseball season, basketball season, and hockey season. (Those other weather-related seasons are irrelevant.)   I was lucky enough to have lived in Chicago during the Michael Jordan reign of basketball, and I was even luckier … Continue reading 11 Ways to Turn a Spare Room into a Game Room

Creating a New Outdoor Room: Before & After

There’s something special about an outdoor room. Breezy, open to nature, and comfort – what could be better? When you start to think of your KB Home’s outdoor space less as a yard, and more an extension of your home, wonderful things start to happen. To demonstrate, I’ll show you how I recently transformed an … Continue reading Creating a New Outdoor Room: Before & After

5 Ways to Transition Outdoor Spaces for Late Summer

Summer is a time many of us spend a lot of time in our yards enjoying the beautiful outdoors and the lovely things we planted in spring. Kids are running through sprinklers in green grass, flowers are blooming, the yard is looking great. And then mid-August hits. The flowers are past their prime, the grass doesn’t … Continue reading 5 Ways to Transition Outdoor Spaces for Late Summer

New Home, “New” Home Décor! Get the Look for Less.

Sometimes I feel an itch to redecorate a whole room all at once, and as soon as the itch hits, I’ve just gotta scratch it. New home, new home décor! Right?! When I start researching exactly what I want for my new space, I get a little overwhelmed.  It’s tempting to want to redesign a … Continue reading New Home, “New” Home Décor! Get the Look for Less.