This home started out as everything you could expect from a standard builder house - brown wood cabinets, dark and dreary granite and an island that had a bar top that effectively cut off the kitchen. Worse, there was hardly any usable counter space.
The Santa Clarita home of Rene and Sabrin Patino - as well as their children, Sofia, 5 and Natalia, 7 months - boasts a classic Tuscan look 11 months of the year. But, come Christmas, the expansive home is elevated with sparkling holiday decorations that enhance - not compete - with the property's original aesthetic purpose.
What started out as a dark, dated home in Stevenson Ranch is now light, bright and transitional, thanks to the work of Melissa Diaz, owner of Stunningly Staged Homes.
"I refer to this house as, 'The Magic Trick,' says interior designer Stephanie Laney. But why compare such a luxuriously-appointed Spanish-style home to a parlor performance?
The powder room is an opportunity to pack a design punch - without punching a hole in your remodeling budget.
"I'm well known for mixing metals - and this was the perfect kitchen to play with different finishes. The blend of brass and black complement the forest green and white cabinets effortlessly," says designer Rebecca Rollins-Garcia of Rebecca Rollins Interiors.
Quick fixes for your windows, walls and floors mean more time to sit back and enjoy the scenery.
"Everyone wins." That might as well be the motto for A Royal Suite. A well-respected local nonprofit donor, employer and community retailer for over 40 years, the family-owned and operated furniture store has made a name for itself making people happy.
New materials, functional pieces and fragrances to enhance your space with new-found love.
Move In Ready or Customized to Taste - Nothing Beats a Great Kitchen!
Nothing seemed better than a day at the spa - until we saw this incredibly elegant master bath. With custom everything, this dreamy powder room puts spas to shame with its soothing colors, exquisite details and rich textures. If you weren't already dreaming of days spent lounging in a home spa, you are now.
When Lisa and Robert Younkin first moved into their West Hills community home, a goal was set. "We wanted a house that exuded warmth - but still had clean lines and a very neutral palette."
Be drought-ready with these great incentives and water-friendly resources!
If making our outdoor living spaces more luxe is wrong, we don't want to be right.
It's raining, it's pouring - but soon, temperatures will be soaring! Now's the time to prep for Santa Clarita's near-endless summers.
Could your "good" yard be "great?" Here are three ways to improve your space.
Ideas to lighten up your stay-cation space!
Right now, we're swooning for hours spent lounging with our loved ones under sunny skies and starry nights. If you're rooting for a backyard love story, we've got all the elements you need to fall madly, deeply in love with outdoor living.
If Pinterest's analytics are any indication (Hint: They're absolutely an indication.), the world's already primed for holiday content - yes, even before Halloween. Psychologists are hypothesizing that the last year and a half have us craving the normalcy and tradition the holiday season brings - but we're adding this thought to the mix, too: It's always fun to plan and prep for the most joyful time of the year.
A Royal Suite Home Furnishings Celebrates 42 Years in Santa Clarita & is Named "Best"
Love Mother Earth - while staying on trend.
Quick fixes for your windows, walls and floors mean more time to sit back and enjoy the scenery.
There's something better out there for you and your home. Time to level up.
Treat your home - and yourself - to a fresh kitchen space this year.
Pantone 17-3938 Very Peri places the future ahead in a new light. Here's how to pop this playful color into your existing design.
You spend countless hours of your life lounging in shared living spaces - shouldn't these high-use areas be as comfortable and beautiful as possible?
Beauty shouldn't be only skin deep - or, in the case of home improvements... beauty should be matched by functionality.
Here's our PSA for the month: we're just weeks away from The Holiday Season. If (Safe!) entertaining is on your list for this year, consider this your holiday heads up - and a warm reminder to cross any home improvements off your list before guests arrive.
September invites a changing of the seasons; a time of transformation where summer's excitement and liveliness is transformed into a peaceful calm.
Kitchen Looks that Cook - A pop of color and durable materials are in!
Can we all agree that - whether you're buying, selling or staying put - every one of us could benefit from a little more love... with the place we call home?
Yes, You CAN Sell your Home During the Holidays
Southern California Real Estate Management, Inc. (SCREM) Helps Homeowners Turn a Profit with Turnkey Full-service Management Solutions
Here's a sweet reminder about what you already know: Corporate media only makes money when you tune in, so they sometimes tease some pretty wild claims to get your attention. Of course, after you listen closely, you hear the real truth - that things aren't really as dramatic - or interesting - as it was made to seem.
Newsflash! It's also a Great Time to Buy
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