April 2009

Push button countertop concealment. Ernestomeda's Cover Kitchen keeps clutter at bay thanks to the motor-controlled counter that slides over the kitchen worktop. With the touch of a button, the counter slides up to reveal a cooking zone and double sink, forming a plate glass screen. Stainless...

From The Birmingham News by Kathy Seale: If you visited the Decorators ShowHouse in 1985, then you'll be familiar with this year's locale. The 2009 ShowHouse is, as it was then, a 7,000-square-foot, French-style manor built in 1961 for the late Mrs. Morris Bush, who named her...

In an effort to take the guess work out of coordinating fabric and paint, Sherwin Williams and Robert Allen have teamed up to create a line of coordinating fabric and paint. Beginning in March 2009, suggested palettes of complementary Sherwin Williams colors will be included...

What has become a most surprising resource for me as I try to appease my client's (and my own) desire to keep their home purchases budget-friendly? COSTCO! No kidding. I have been pleasantly surprised to find great outdoor furniture, night stands, dressers, bookcases, rugs, etc. Not that...

Really, all you need to make a beautiful Easter table is a vase of fresh spring flowers, a pretty table cloth, and lots of good food. But if you are looking to really wow your friends and family, check out these Easter ideas from www.southernliving.com...

I have had the pleasure of working with several clients throughout their project, here at Frusterio. One of the best reasons to work with Chuck Frusterio, is because he designs an excellent custom home. I have had meetings with him and a client with nothing...