Kitchens are Getting Smarter!

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

Refrigerators with built in touchscreens, ovens you can turn off or change temperature from your phone, coffee makers that can add coffee to your shopping list when you are running low – it seems the advances in smart technology for your kitchen are endless. We can all expect the appliance companies to continue trying to outdo each other in terms …

Stage Your Kitchen Like a Pro!

Amber Randhawa Home Staging

Kitchens can be one of the hardest rooms in your home to stage, and yet they are one of the most important factors in a buyer’s decision to make a home purchase.  Our kitchens receive a lot of traffic from family and friends, a lot of wear and tear from our cooking experiments, and even abuse when a flambe doesn’t …

Decorating with Living Coral, 2019’s Color of the Year

Amber Randhawa Interior Decorating

The spring home improvement season is in full swing, and we are all busy decluttering, rearranging and for some of us, redecorating.  Whether that means a fresh coat of paint, replacing furniture or simply freshening a room’s look with a few accent pieces, you can’t go wrong by incorporating the Pantone 2019 Color of the Year into your design plans. …

Transform Your Kitchen with One Simple Change!

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips, Interior Decorating

Raise your hand if you know what a toe kick is?  Anyone….anyone….you in the back? No? Well join the club! The toe kick is the slightly recessed, humble space located just below your cabinets. It is there to allow you to stand closer to your counters when they are functioning as a workspace, such as while cooking. Toe kicks entered …

Comfort is King!

Amber Randhawa Home Staging, Interior Decorating

One of the biggest home decorating trends for 2019 is….comfort!  More and more people are seeking warm colors and intimate spaces, and are choosing to add casual touches to their sophisticated lifestyles. We have several suggestions for achieving this look, but you don’t need to put your house through a major renovation.  Simply making one or two changes can rid …

Great Plants for Not-So-Green Thumbs!

Amber Randhawa Interior Decorating

Let’s face it – very few of us have an advanced degree in botany, or a wealth of extra time.  Yet, it’s impossible to deny the uplifting power of a few well placed houseplants. They add color to a dull corner, clean our air and in some cases even have medicinal qualities. Luckily there are a few plants that can …

Retro Kitchens are Back!

Amber Randhawa Interior Decorating

The splashy hues and curved lines that typified your grandparents’ first kitchens are making a comeback.  These bright, happy styles became popular in the 1950s as kitchens became a social center of the home, and of the newly populated suburbs where neighbors would gather for midday coffee talks. If you’re going all in with a retro renovatio, these styles work …

Kitchen Trends We Continue to See for 2015

Tiffany Staples Interior Decorating

As we get closer to the backside of 2015, we have noticed a few trends in kitchen esthetics this year, especially within the new construction homes that we sell throughout the Brookhaven and Atlanta areas. These kitchen trends will likely extend to 2016 and far beyond, as they don’t show signs of their popularity waning any time soon. Traditional Kitchen by Excelsior …