Does Your Porch Need A Summertime Spruce?

The summertime is in full swing here in the Bay Area and as I drive over the Golden Gate bridge – watching all the out-of-town tourists shivering in shorts, flip flops and hoodies – I’m reminded that summer comes later – and stays longer – here in

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A Steam Shower For Your Luxury Bathroom Remodel

a steam shower for your luxury bathroom remodel

Recently, we posted a blog on how to design a luxury bathroom you’ll never want to leave. One of the features I mentioned was a steam shower – probably my favorite things to introduce to homeowners who aren’t familiar with them. Steam showers take all of the

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Design A Small Kitchen With Big Style

design a small kitchen with big style

Here in the Bay Area, I have the opportunity to work with spaces ranging from the very large to the very small. In the latter case, typically found in historical flats, townhomes and efficient apartments, the goal is to use design tips and know-how in order to

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Choosing A Cabinet Door Style For Kitchens And Baths

choosing a cabinet door style for kitchens and baths

The grand decision to remodel a room, or renovate your home is the start of a seemingly endless journey that keeps you wading through the minutia to create a final product that comes together beautifully. Cabinet door style is certainly one of the seemingly straightforward decisions that

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Kitchen Island Design That Keeps On Giving

kitchen island design that keeps on giving

Kitchen island design is one of the most popular kitchen items. In fact, Houzz’s 2017 U.S. Kitchen Trends study, researchers found that millennial homebuyers and remodelers prefer kitchens with kitchen islands and are most likely to choose kitchen designs that incorporate them. Islands are just that –

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Tips For Optimizing Storage Space

tips for optimizing storage space

Adding and/or optimizing storage space is a straightforward concept in larger spaces, but that’s certainly not the case when you live in some of the Bay Area’s smaller apartments, townhomes or bungalows – especially when your home’s footprint was designed 50 years ago or more. Smaller spaces

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Where To Begin When Redecorating A Room

where to begin when redecorating a room

The idea of redesigning or redecorating a room is the easy part, making it happen requires a methodical, step-by-step approach. The overarching goal of the project is to create a space that is not only stylish and functional, but that reflects your household’s personality and lifestyle. Steps

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Design A Luxury Master Bathroom You’ll Never Want To Leave

design a luxury master bathroom you'll never want to leave

Is your master bathroom ready to become a luxury master bathroom? If so, you have a world of luxury options at your fingertips. Over the course of the past ten years, master bathroom designs have shifted from attractively functional, to oasis-like in terms of looks and the

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Mix Wood Types And Finishes Tastefully In The Same Space

mix wood types and finishes tastefully in the same space

If you’re like most of my clients, you have a mix of wood types and finishes that aren’t perfectly matching sets of furniture and furnishings in every room in the house (good for you). The good news is, things aren’t boring. However, it can also be tricky to

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Do You Really Need A Formal Dining Room?

do you really need a formal dining room red

I am a huge fan of the formal dining room. They’re beautiful, elegant and they create a separate space for intimate gatherings or fun, frivolous celebrations. They can provide a moment of Zen in a busy day and – like a formal living room – they’re often

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Kristina Wolf Design creates memorable interiors in harmony with your personal vision, with minimal stress. Whether it’s a new home interior or the perfect color palette for a paint project, we'll deepen the connection between you and your home while honoring your objectives, schedule and budget.

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