All posts by Ari Ross

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Remodel Spotlight: Grand Master Bath Oasis

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These clients came to us with a pretty clear idea of what they wanted their master bathroom to look like. At the top of their wishlist was separate his and her vanities with plenty of cabinet storage and a large walk-in shower. We decided to take up some of an adjacent guest bedroom to expand […]

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Trend Alert: Curved Furniture

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Back in February when we wrote our article on “5 Interior Design Trends to Watch in 2020,” this wasn’t on the list. However as the year went on we began to notice more and more designs incorporating curved furniture. We love this trend because it ditches hard lines and angles that sometimes create a sense […]

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Remodel Spotlight: Highland Southern Charm

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This client came to us with a kitchen that wasn’t the most functional. The cooktop and the sink were across a small island from each other and a double stack oven took up much needed counter space. Our goal was to create an overall more functional layout of the kitchen and maximize the counter space. […]

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Remodel Spotlight: Timeless Bocage Bath Addition

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These clients found their forever home but now that they are getting older, they needed some help transforming their space into one that is mindful of aging in place practices. Originally, the master suite was located upstairs, so we decided to bring it downstairs closer to their day to day activities. We were able to […]

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5 Ideas for Your Home Office

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Working from home is more common than ever, but putting together a home office isn’t always easy. It’s a delicate balance of comfort and efficiency. Your home office needs a degree of separation so you can focus and eliminate distractions. On the other hand, it needs to be comfortable enough that you won’t mind spending […]

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History Lesson: Alvar Aalto

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Hugo Alvar Henrik Aalto was a Finnish architect, furniture designer, and city planner who was known for his distinctive mix of modern refinement, domestic materials, and personal touch in the details of it all.  His first architectural piece was his parents’ house which he did before graduating from Helsinki University of Technology in 1921. In […]

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Remodel Spotlight: English Vibes

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This gorgeous home located in the Mid-City area of Baton Rouge had lots of potential, but was in need of some remodeling of its closed floor plan. The space was oddly angular and was not conducive to the owner’s wants or needs as a family of four with young children. The home had a lot […]

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5 Interior Design Trends to Watch in 2020

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Let’s admit this: 2019 was a bit chaotic. Every time I turned on the news, it seemed like society was on the brink of disaster. Meanwhile in the interior design world, it was a year for bold colors and eclectic mixes of style. So far, 2020 has has been hectic too, but interior design can […]

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Remodel Spotlight: LREA Awards 1st Place

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The 6th Annual Louisiana Remodeling Excellence Awards announced its winners last month and we were honored to have been a part of these first-place projects. We partnered with our friends at Big River Construction to complete both of these beautiful spaces: “Bocage Bath Beauty,” which was awarded first place bathroom remodel over $20,000, and “A […]

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Recipe of the Month: Chef Kevin Belton’s Eggnog Bread Pudding

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In case you missed it, we kicked off our “Recipe of the Month” series in November with this recipe for stuffed acorn squash. Our wish was to celebrate Thanksgiving as well as pay homage to Baton Rouge’s beloved food writer Holly Clegg. This month we are in full Christmas swing. In keeping with the holiday […]

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