Toxic Plants - How Houseplants Can Harm Pets
January 4, 2019

Dogs and cats are many things to many people —a best friend, a companion, a family member. And, in the cases of many plants that are growing within the walls of our homes, and even outside in our gardens, our pets could be in danger.…

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Infographic study of best public parks in America Outdoor Spaces To Inspire Your Landscape Design
July 6, 2018

We looked at cities across the U.S. and ranked their public green and outdoor space on seven different factors.

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Most Popular Interior Design Style by State
March 21, 2018

Home ownership is a big investment, which is why it’s important to love where you live. Sometimes, a room needs a makeover to help it feel like home. We looked at Google search trends across the country to see what the most popular interior design…

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Home Decor Trends
March 5, 2018

Did you know that plants are consistently popular year over year as a home décor accent or focal piece. We have stylish plant containers that let you make the impact you want whether indoor or outdoor. Fashion is fickle—what’s hot one week is out the…

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The Cost of Furnishing a Home Through Amazon The Cost of Furnishing a Home Through Amazon
April 12, 2017

Home is where the heart is… and a lot of other stuff, too! If you shop for that stuff on Amazon, it’s astonishing what a range of prices you’ll find. Indeed, it’s a funny world we live in when you can buy a shower curtain…

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The Impact of Office Design and Décor The Impact of Office Design and Décor
January 4, 2017

We’ve known about the importance of work environments for some time now. In a 2003 survey by Management Today, 97 percent of respondents said they regard their workplace as a symbol of whether or not they are valued by their employer. While this shouldn’t come…

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Indoor Pots Santiago Grande Modern Glamour: The Palm Style Trend Makes Its Way To Interior Design
November 22, 2016

Evoking iconic visions of the 50s, the leafy palm is making a style comeback. While models wearing dresses covered in foliage make their way down runways, forward-thinking interior designers look to wallpaper, throw pillows, and area rugs featuring this classic silhouette. And of course, nothing…

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Use Midcentury Modern Design To Create An Outdoor Retreat Use Midcentury Modern Design To Create An Outdoor Retreat
November 4, 2016

For most, midcentury modern design evokes images of Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired architecture, low-profile sofas and retro '60s lamps. But this celebrated design aesthetic, currently experiencing a major renaissance, can also be implemented outdoors to create a comfortable, livable and nature-centered patio, deck, or yard. Here…

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How To Use Large-Scale Design Elements In Any Landscape How To Use Large-Scale Design Elements In Any Landscape
October 28, 2016

It can seem almost counterintuitive to choose large elements for small spaces. But to consistently pass up those statement-making pieces in favor of more diminutive design pieces might be a mistake. Whether in a small urban backyard or on a cozy restaurant patio, when done…

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Fall planters leaves Outdoor Design: Incorporating Autumn Inspiration
October 12, 2016

While the days are growing shorter, autumn is long on opportunities for outdoor entertaining: think mugs of mulled cider by a fire pit and butternut squash soup enjoyed at an outdoor dining table, while surrounded by foliage aflame in red, yellow and orange. This is…

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Adding Layers and Depth To An Outdoor Space: How To Design A Multi-Level Landscape Adding Layers and Depth To An Outdoor Space: How To Design A Multi-Level Landscape
September 29, 2016

A multi-level outdoor space naturally divides itself into coveted outdoor rooms, complete with secluded areas, natural privacy, and custom-made nooks and havens for dining with friends, escaping with a good book, or having a conversation by a dancing fire. Each level easily has its own…

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Large Harscapes Outdoor Fireplace Haute Hardscapes: Using This Essential Design Element In Any Outdoor Space
September 14, 2016

The creative use of hardscapes - juxtaposing lush plants and vibrant greens against solid permanent fixtures - creates an eye-pleasing design element of design while subtly laying a landscape's framework, transforming outdoor areas into something spectacular.   The term "hardscape" can be used to describe…

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