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Pre-Historic Interior Design – Neolithic Time Period

Pre-Historic Interior Design – Neolithic Time Period

The Neolithic Period is the last period of the Stone Age, often also called the New Stone Age. This term encompasses the years between 8,000 B.C. to 3,000 B.C.1 This period is characterized by the shift to a sedentary way of life which brought advancements in home...
Pre-Historic Interior Design – Paleolithic Time Period

Pre-Historic Interior Design – Paleolithic Time Period

The Paleolithic time period occurred about 2.5 million years ago to 10,000 B.C.1 It is also called the Old Stone Age2 because it was during this time that our human ancestors first used modified stone tools. These early humans were also the first to leave behind art –...
Trends in the Lighting Industry

Trends in the Lighting Industry

With the advent of the LED bulb, trends and rules are rapidly changing in the lighting industry along with consumer tastes. We as interior designers may need to change our lighting practices to meet new product realities and shifting consumer preferences. In 2007,...
Landscape Design Trends for Midcentury Interiors

Landscape Design Trends for Midcentury Interiors

Midcentury modern interiors are quite popular, and work even better with midcentury modern landscaping themes. As we see in detail from Statistica, landscape design has gained popularity and the landscaping industry in USA has steadily grown. Source:...
Basics of Designing Home Offices

Basics of Designing Home Offices

As of 2019, 4.7 million Americans spend at least half of the working week ‘teleworking’ or working from home.1 Because of this, home offices are becoming increasingly popular. But just like any other space in your home, a home office should be designed with comfort,...
Interior Design Project Management Software

Interior Design Project Management Software

As an interior designer, there’s always so much that you need to get done. While we do not doubt that you’re capable of keeping it all in your head and your notepad, sometimes you’ll need a lot more than that. Between drafting proposals, managing contractors and...