Inspired Yellows in the Home & Landscape

Inspired Yellows in the Home & Landscape

I love yellow. But it’s the hardest color  to incorporate into a home, or to a lessor degree, into a landscape. Why? It overpowers everything around it. It SCREAMS for attention. A little goes a LONG way. Plus,  it can be chilling, harsh, and even too obstinately cheerful in a childish way. Although I love yellow in small amounts, particularly […]

Portland Style: Fresh Outdoor Trends 2014

Portland Style: Outdoor Trends 2014

In the Portland, Oregon, we enjoy at least six months of balmy weather each year, which is an excellent reason to invest in an outdoor space that takes full advantage of the temperate climate. A garden is nice, sure, but what about a space that lures you outdoors even at night–maybe especially at night. Image quiet conversations around your […]

The Do’s & Don’ts of Picking a New House Color

The Do’s & Don’ts of Picking a New House Color

We’ve been thinking a lot about curb appeal lately, especially as we see so many homes that would be dramatically improved with the right exterior paint colors. If you are planning on selling your home anytime soon, it’s one of the best investments you can make. Choosing a new house color and a trim color with the […]