What is a Keeping Room?


Today, many new homes in the Milton and Alpharetta areas have a room that is commonly referred to as the 'keeping room'.  What does this mean? Where does it come from? The actual definition of a keeping room is – "an area adjacent to the kitchen".  It is a term that dates back to Colonial times … [Read more...]

Is it a Couch or a Sofa?

Bernhardt Chaise

I will always remember a mentor saying to me when I first entered the field of interior design, "It's not a couch it's a sofa". At the time, I thought that meant a sofa was more stylish and expensive than a couch, but there are some other differences as well.  Recent inquiries have led me to share a … [Read more...]