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Learning to Layer Trim

Did you know that you can create interesting trim profiles on your own by layering different types of trim together? If you want to make your doors and windows stand out more, extra trim features can add depth and intrigue. This is also more affordable than ordering a custom trim design. Here’s a quick how-to […]

Creative Handrail Solutions

Handrails can pose a challenge for many homeowners. Many times, the original handrails become unsightly or wobbly and don’t enhance the look of the stairwell at all. However, state and local codes often mandate that handrails should be in place, even for a short flight of stairs. So what can you do?

1. Find a […]

3 Tips To Make Small Space Living Seem Bigger

Not everyone has the money to have the biggest house on the block. But what you lack in finances, you can make up for with tips on how to make small space living look bigger. Its all about deceiving our own eyes — and our guests’ eyes –into thinking the space is bigger than it […]

Ideabook: Incorporating Moulding With Textured Wallpaper

Chances are if you’re thinking about changing your decor or your decor style you will want to keep certain aspects of the room the same. Tearing down walls and making spaces larger is great for remodels, but if you want to simply change how a room looks, you can and should keep some remnants of […]

What is Mid-Century Architecture?

Mid-Century may not be a term you often hear, but this style of architecture is still common today. Built from 1945 to approximately the mid-1980s, mid-century homes were created because they are simple and minimalistic, while using natural materials.

Key Elements

As with any style, mid-century includes specific key elements. As a homeowner, you can […]

Commercial Design with Volterra Architectural Products

Have you been searching for the right way to dress up your office space or lobby? Volterra Architectural Products offers a number of commercial design options that will give any space a high-end, classic look. You can quickly do away with bland, white walls and add an element of warmth to any room using these […]

Choosing a Color for Your Architectural Moulding

The main reason architectural moulding is added to homes is to draw visual notice and pleasure. This kind of elegant touch gives any room a pristine finished look. However, many struggle with choosing a trim color that truly fits with the color scheme of the entire home. Many times it feels safer to stick with […]

3 Reasons Why Stained Mouldings are Perfect for Interior Projects

Mouldings are an essential part of any interior finishing. Without mouldings, a room looks bare and incomplete. As a home owner or interior designer, it is imperative to take time out and think about the perfect moulding for your interior project.

Over the past few years, stained mouldings have grown in popularity and more interior […]

Why Millennials Love Rustic Shutters

Characterized by reclaimed wood and galvanized metal accents, the rustic look has become a hot trend not only in the exterior design but also when it comes to interior design.

Shutters are an important feature for the exterior of any home. They can be functional or decorative and help make the windows and the entire […]

How to Choose the Perfect Panel Mouldings

Besides the paint and perhaps a few portraits and wall hangings, there really isn’t much you can do to make your walls come to life. Thanks to panel mouldings there is a cheap and effective way of ‘wallscaping’ that will really bring some character to your walls. In no time at all, wall panel mouldings […]