Latest Blog Posts

Before/After :: Changes in the Splash

We are so pleased with the final results in simply changing the back splash tile and applying a new paint color in our client's kitchen.  The granite back "lip" was removed, and the new tile makes the … [Read More...]

Before/After :: Designing Around an Off-Center Fireplace

This client had a challenge that is not unique with older homes -- a fireplace that, for whatever reason, was not centered in the room when the house was built.  She and her husband wanted a place for … [Read More...]

Local Treasure :: Liberty Barbecue in Falls Church

We checked out the new Liberty Barbecue this week and it did not disappoint!  Yummy food and a funky setting.  We all ate the brisket, side of brussel sprouts, and mac and cheese with a delicious … [Read More...]

What I’m Reading :: A Gentleman in Moscow

Have you read this one yet? … [Read More...]

Before/After :: Converting the Playroom to a Part-Time Home Office!

Can you believe these two pictures are the same room?  There are two entrances and two windows and it previously held kids toys and low bookcases.  The homeowners decided to extend the room's use as … [Read More...]

Healthy Smoothie for your New Years Resolution!

I'm trying to start off the new year with more fruit and vegetables! So how about a easy smoothie for breakfast or lunch? Use a banana - fresh or frozen, two handfuls of spinach - or really as much as … [Read More...]

Organize Your Stuff Without Spending Money!

Many people enter an organization project with trepidation.  They anticipate lots of work, time, energy, and expense.  Yes, it does take time and energy, but we challenge you to do an organization … [Read More...]

Warm and Inviting Minestrone

If you're in the mood for a good homemade soup - look no further! This is a classic minestrone - but can absolutely be tweaked if need be. Here's what you need : 2 TBS of olive oil 1 medium … [Read More...]

Happy New Year!

1970 Dogwood Street hopes you and yours have a Happy and Healthy New Year! Please tune into our weekly blog posts next year to pick up fun design tips and see the exciting projects we are working on … [Read More...]

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This