All posts in: "SWAT Team Decorating Design Blog"

  1. Colors of Spring!!!

      The day we have all been waiting for is finally here! March 20, 2014 marks the first day of spring!!!  After the long, cold,…

  2. Decorating in Phases

    Do I have to redecorate the whole room at once? Having a plan before you get started can be a big help. It is like…

  3. Fall Fashion Advice for Home Decorating

    Fall’s Fashion Advice Applies to Home Decorating: Don’t be Matchy-Matchy By: Heidi Sowatsky One of the tips I often give during interior decorating seminars is:…

  4. Thoughts on Outdoor Decorating

    Your outdoor space should accommodate all your needs throughout the year. Do you entertain outdoors? Make sure that there will be enough seating for your…

  5. Leather Furnishings

    Interested in Adding Leather Furnishings? Did you know that over half the furniture sold worldwide today is covered in leather? Leather furnishings are considered by…

  6. Light Up Your Life With Lighting!

    In addition to knowing which colors are the most flattering to you, it’s also important to take into consideration how natural and artificial light will…

  7. First Impressions Always Count!

    Whether your foyer is small or large, entrance areas to your home should be interesting and present an exciting preview of what’s to come. One…

  8. Bedroom Designs

    Simplicity, tranquility, good cheer: these should be your goals in a bedroom makeover project. Your room’s size naturally affects its decorating possibilities and its capacity…

  9. WHY Custom Window Treatments?

    Did you know that there are virtually thousands and thousands of fabrics and design choices available to help make your home’s windows beautiful, functional and…

  10. Outdoor Decorating at its finest!

    The line between indoors and outdoors continues to blur as many of us want to take our indoor comforts and solitude outdoors.  This concept is…

  11. Peaceful Outdoor Sanctuaries

    As our patios and porches are becoming more sophisticated and refined, today’s homeowners are driven to find peaceful sanctuaries as a prescription for their stressful…

  12. Create an Inviting Outdoor Space

    With so many of today’s new homes being built to incorporate gorgeous patio spaces, doesn’t it stand to reason that with a little thought and…

  13. Benefits of working with a Professional Decorator

    If you are thinking of decorating a new home or looking to redecorate an existing room or two in your current home or business, why…

  14. Fabulous Flooring!

    Floors are the second largest and broadest expense of color in a room—the first being the walls. Floors are also the most permanent feature, being…

  15. Picture This!

      Not sure how to choose the right frame and matting to best showcase your favorite piece of artwork for your home? Here are a…

  16. Outdoor Decorating at it’s Finest!

    With so many of today’s homeowners desiring to expand their living spaces, it’s only natural to incorporate the GREAT outdoors in your next decorating project. …

  17. I want to redecorate, but don’t know where to start, HELP!

    Since decorating mistakes can be very costly and time consuming, I always urge my clients to do their homework before undertaking any redecorating project. What…

  18. COMFORT IS KEY!

      Despite their easygoing appearances, casual decorating schemes don’t just happen.  They call for the same amount of effort that the most formal of design…

  19. Bedrooms – design them beautifully!

    Decorating your master bedroom is probably more fun than decorating any other room in your home!  Why?  Because it’s the one room in your home…

  20. Embrace Your True Calling

    You have the right to love what you do for a living.  I do!   Each one of us should feel the deeper meaning and…