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Interior Design Tips for Your Lake Home

There’s something so nostalgic about lake houses—memories of hot summers spent by the lake, autumn getaways to see the rich fall foliage. Lake houses are the de facto settings for big family gatherings, girlfriend getaways, and celebratory weekends. A lake house is a place that draws people in, wraps them up, and invites them to stay a while. Over the years, we’ve completed interior design projects for several lake homes - some stunning, some serene, [...]

2018-10-25T10:25:44+00:00By |

MOUNTAIN HOME: Interior Design Showcase

The Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina present some truly spectacular views. Anyone who’s taken a lazy drive down the Blue Ridge Parkway or hiked the Appalachian Trail knows its jaw dropping scenery. It’s no wonder that Asheville, Boone, Blowing Rock, and many other mountain towns have flourished into cultural hubs that attract visitors with their craft breweries, live music, and array of attractions. Renovating a Luxury Mountain Home The influx of new residents means [...]

2018-10-25T10:26:00+00:00By |

Interior Design Inspiration for LUXURY HOMES

Luxury Home Interior Design Starting a new “Signature Project” and providing luxury home decorating services is always a thrilling undertaking. The client is excited and they have a full slate of creative ideas for the interior architecture and interior design of their luxury home.  The interior designer is excited to begin the new project with an luxury, upscale canvas.   Initial Meeting - Luxury Home Meets Interior Designer The first meeting is always an adrenaline [...]

2018-10-25T10:26:21+00:00By |

Finding an Interior Designer

Whether you’re looking to redesign just one room in your home or the whole house, the process to find an interior designer is essential.  A professional interior designer will help you create the home you have always dreamed of, while reducing material costs, project time, and helping you avoid costly mistakes. The ideal designer will also make the process fun and a hassle free experience. But how do you find an interior design service to [...]

2018-10-25T10:26:38+00:00By |

The Thick and Thin of Tile Selection

Tile is one of the most versatile mediums in your home. Selecting the best tile to use for your new home or home renovation project can be confusing with all the options available today. When it comes to tile selection, there are several factors to consider such as material, cost, placement, and installation. Because tile is available in such a wide variety, it can really bring some exciting character to your home.  Let it speak [...]

2017-04-22T07:41:37+00:00By |

3D Renderings Help Interior Design Process

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a 3D visual walkthrough is worth a million. That’s why our expert interior design team uses 3D visual walkthroughs and 3D renderings to help our clients visualize their design plans. Over the past 10 years, technology has been growing rapidly. The iPhone came out in 2007.  It totally changed how we think of cell phones. Similar technology changes in the interior design field has totally changed [...]

2017-05-03T10:00:28+00:00By |

One item that packs the biggest PUNCH: Rugs

The change you’re looking for to give your rooms new life, could be right under your feet! A new rug could be exactly what you need when you’re looking for a dramatic, quick, and inexpensive change. Here are 5 reasons you should turn to rugs when it comes to your next room make-over. Reason 1: Rugs are area effective Rugs have the power to affect the entire area that they’re in, and that’s a powerful [...]

2018-05-11T14:33:25+00:00By |

“TAIL”-oring Your House for Pets

Let’s face it, the minute we let a pet into our home and into our hearts, they become a part of the family. It can be hard to say no to our furry friends, and soon we find them making themselves at home and encroaching into every corner of our house. But we don’t have to let our homes fall into disarray to accommodate our pets. Here are some steps you can take to ensure [...]

2017-03-23T08:46:14+00:00By |

Marta Mitchell inducted into Greensboro Rotary

The Greensboro Rotary Club inducted Marta Mitchell in a ceremony on Wednesday. The Club was formed in 1917, twelve years from the founding of the first Rotary Club.In her introduction, it was highlighted that in high school, Marta had been selected as a Rotary Exchange Student and had spent a year studying in New York. Apart from her successful Interior Design Business, Marta has also served actively in the community.

2018-05-11T14:32:06+00:00By |

An Intern’s Experience at Marta Mitchell Interiors

There’s no better way to really get a feel for what it’s like to be an Interior Designer than by jumping in and getting your hands on a project. In supporting budding designers, we at Marta Mitchell Interiors routinely have interns from local universities. Our most recent intern, Brittany Stowe, a senior from the UNCG Interior Architecture Program, just finished up her internship with us. So we thought we’d pick her brain about what it [...]

2018-10-25T10:26:55+00:00By |