A Working Lounge

Architectural Products - Office Hangout

How collaboration, flexibility, mobile technology and alternate work environments are defining today’s workplaces.   Today’s workplaces are reshaping their look based on an influx of Millennials, a greater focus on collaboration, and increased workplace density. With Millennials’ preference for interactive work and a barrier-free integration of technology into their work […] Read more »

Cabinet “Jewelry”

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If you are looking to add a little flair to a kitchen or bathroom, consider using Top Knobs to adorn your cabinetry. The company’s wide selection of traditional and modern decorative hardware is the product of a creative design staff and talented craftsmen. Each knob is hand-finished and sealed to ensure […] Read more »

Leather Ceilings…Consider This Option for Sound Abatement

Architectural Products - Leather Ceiling

EcoDomo LLC designs and manufactures leather to be used in interiors in the same way that you would use wood – for panels, cabinets, floors, counters, ceilings, ect. Their first collection consisted of recycled leather tiles. These tiles can be installed on the ceiling to efficiently absorb sound and diffuse noise. […] Read more »

VersaTILE

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Tile can add interest to a room just like an unusual lighting fixture or a bright pillow sham. We often overlook the unique uses this material has to offer. Tile has made tremendous advances in both aesthetics and technology. Wood-look tile is a trend that is continuing to increase in popularity, and many companies are […] Read more »

Designer Tricks to a More Comfortable Home

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Decorators share how they make a house feel more cozy. 1. Have comfortable dining room seating: A deep banquette in a dining area is dressier and more relaxed than just chairs. And throw in a few pillows for color and comfort. 2. Kick back with an ottoman: Putting your feet […] Read more »

Celebrating 30 Years: A Look Back and a Vision for the Future

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Looking back, Design Services, Ltd is a success story that I could not have imagined when we opened our doors over 30 years ago. The dream of owning and growing an interior design business, doing what I love each day, and making a difference in the lives of others is […] Read more »

Optimizing Living Space

California Closets - Living Area

California Closets’ versatile cabinetry can accommodate a variety of spaces. Their Virtuoso system provides assorted sized shelving with partitions and lightboxes. It also offers lift-up door panels to conceal personal items. “We find that the cause of living room clutter is rarely a lack of space, but rather a byproduct of […] Read more »

21st Century Workplaces – Sleek and Adaptable

Architectural Products - The Living Office

Herman Miller created the Living Office Landscape to support diverse work environments. The setting can be easily customized to equip a company’s design needs and suit its style.The Living Office focuses on maintaining a state of “flow” within the office, engaging employees as they transition between conversations and tasks. The […] Read more »

Grill As Art

As we recover from a fun-filled Father’s Day weekend we thought we would share an article on one of our favorite ways to celebrate with dad…with a great barbecue.   We have come a long way since the standard charcoal grill! Is it a backyard sculpture or a barbecue?  Today […] Read more »

Outdoor Kitchens

With Memorial Day and the summer grilling season right around the corner, we thought we would feature Outdoor Kitchen spaces on our latest post.  If you would like more information on how to create your outdoor entertaining oasis, please give us a call. Few summer pleasures are as much fun […] Read more »