When you are planning a remodel and need some assistance making material selections, figuring out cabinet layouts, lighting guidance, or simply want an expert’s opinion on your own ideas, we can help! We did just that for a recent client of ours. Before moving into their newly purchased home, the homeowners had hired a local contractor to complete a remodel that involved the kitchen, eat-in area, great room, master bathroom and foyer. Fortunately the...
Decor and You DC: It was pleasure to work with this client again when they decided to move into a new home in Oakton. When Decor and You DC decorated their first home they choose to go with greens, reds and golds, but in their new home they wanted to create a clean and classic feeling with shades of white and gray. The decor plan for this home included incorporating as many pieces as possible from the existing home, but Decor and You DC also added many...
Decor and You DC’s turnkey decorating service means we manage every detail of your project…from designing the floor plan to making sure every last accessory is in its place! We wanted you to see our turnkey service in action, so we snapped a bunch of photos during a recent install in Bethesda. These photos capture the true essence of our white glove service where we make sure that everything is set up and ready for you to simply come home...
It’s really fun to start with a blank canvas and that’s exactly what we did on this project. In just six weeks, our client was going to be moving into her new home in Ashburn and she wanted our help to create the contemporary style home she had in mind. Although the time frame was short, we were able to find furnishings, window treatments, art and accessories, paint the entire house, install wallpaper, and other specialty treatments in time for the family’s move in date. (more…)Learn More
Over 25 Million Monthly Unique Users Rated Top-Rated Home Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals in the United States and Around the World
Herndon, VA, January 26, 2015 – Decor and You DC of Herndon, VA has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The 12 year old full-service decorating firm with 26 five-star reviews, was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 500,000 active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals. (more…)Learn More
Recently, we made a quick trip to the New York City Design Center to see the latest decorating trends and offerings from our favorite manufacturers. We loved what we saw and snapped a few photos to share with you!
Before heading to the Design Center, we had lunch with our beloved design advisor and mentor, Mary Gilliatt. Mary is a world renowned interior decorator, she’s written 43 books and her clients have included Katie Couric and Liam Neeson, to name a few. Since she splits her time between Provence and England, we were thrilled to be able to visit with her. (more…)Learn More
This is the time of year that our dining rooms become the star of our homes. More than any of other time of year, we use our formal dining rooms for family gatherings, neighborhood get-togethers and friends who stop by to celebrate the season. In addition to formal dining spaces, many families incorporate eating areas into their kitchens and other rooms of the home.
How do you feel about your current dining spaces? If you feel yours is less than fabulous or you just want some new inspiration, check out this list of the latest dining furnishing trends we are seeing in our client’s homes and in our travels. (more…)Learn More
When you think about the piece of furniture that gets the most use in your home, it’s likely your sofa or bed. Often, homeowners will say their sofa is their favorite piece of furniture. So it makes perfect sense that much thought would go into selecting one that fits your style and needs. In addition to aesthetics, we can’t express how important it is to select a durable, high quality sofa. Remember, everyone in your household will use it and that sometimes includes children and pets, so selecting the right type of fabric and setting aside an appropriate budget is important. (more…)Learn More
We love lighting! Not only does it serve the purpose of brightening a space, but it also helps to define the look and feel of a room. Consider your lighting selection an opportunity to put your stamp on a space. You want it to add personality to the room without being overwhelming. We’ve rounded up some of the latest lighting trends to help get your creative juices flowing. (more…)Learn More