Upsizing Tips

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips, Interior Decorating

There’s a lot of advice out there about decluttering and downsizing, but what about those of us who are upsizing? Moving into a larger home than you have lived in before has its own issues, but also has many exciting opportunities for decor and design. The best advice we can give though? Use patience when deciding how, when and with …

Tour of Kitchens

Amber Randhawa Interior Decorating, What's Happening Around Atlanta

Explore the finest kitchens in the South at the Annual Tour of Kitchens presented by the Junior League of Atlanta! The tour showcases the most beautiful and functional kitchens in Atlanta, created by the city’s most celebrated kitchen designers. Several stops will feature elite Atlanta chefs performing culinary demonstrations. The tour is self-guided and self-directed, with directions to each showcase …

In Praise of Walls

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips, Interior Decorating

Are Buyers Turning Their Backs on the Open-Floor Plan? Open floor plans have been the design of choice in newly built homes for several years now, and as far as HGTV is concerned, they seem to be the only option for renovations of older homes as well. But for every kitchen wall torn down to create one giant main floor …

Sayonara Shiplap?

Amber Randhawa Interior Decorating

Few interior design trends are as synonymous with the 2010s as the modern farmhouse look, with all-gray and all-white interior color palettes, and shiplap transforming walls throughout homes into rustic farm scenes. Many design professionals are now hoping this trend has peaked, and they are eager to see the farmhouse craze draw to a close. Sherwin-Williams surveyed 700 interior design …

Furniture Layout? It’s All in the Numbers!

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips, Interior Decorating

Have you ever noticed how some rooms just seem to feel more comfortable than others, but you can’t put your finger on why? The answer might be in the math! The spacing and placement of almost everything in your home can be laid out along a number system and voila – your rooms will instantly feel more comfortable and inviting. …

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Tree Around Atlanta

Amber Randhawa Interior Decorating

Thanksgiving has come and gone and even the holiday purists among us now have to admit that, for those of us who celebrate Christmas, it is finally time to decorate for season. Wreaths and garlands, inflatable Santas and light-up reindeer will all make their way out of the basements, attics and garages where they have been hibernating since last year. …

The Changing American Home

Amber Randhawa Interior Decorating

Owning a home has been a hallmark of the American dream for centuries, but the homes we live in have changed a great deal, especially over the last 100 years. From building materials to average size, the homes built today look almost nothing like the homes built for our parents and grandparents, and when we purchase an older home, we …