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Blog Entries - tag: 'How to get started'

Pillows, The Perfect Solution!

We have heard the following from some of our clients, and I'm pretty sure this has happened to you too… "One day, I was walking around my home and had the feeling that something was missing in my living room. Something that could brighten up the room,

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Your Laundry Room… Not a Typical Room!

In the past, your laundry room was just a simple room… However, today it is as important as any other room. From floor to ceiling, you need to emphasize a style and create space efficiency and functionality. In this blog, I will point out some of my

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Must Haves for Office Space Interiors

  As I've mentioned in past blogs, the interior design of a space is an important complement for any room and can affect us in a positive way. For this blog I would like to express the importance of interior design in commercial areas, such as offices.

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How to Kid-Proof Your Bathroom?

When it comes to remodeling your house or just designing the house of your dreams, you may have to make a list of the things that are more used for you and your family. Especially when you have kids you might want to have a kid-friendly environment that will

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Want to be Happier? How Improving your Interiors Can Enhance your Mood” as Seen on Fox19 NOW with Jessica Brown

It’s a proven fact (even Oprah once said it!) that the interior design of your home can evoke positive or negative feelings in people. Your home is ultimately a place where you want to feel secure, relaxed and even inspired. Not to mention, a lot of

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Submerge your Home in Nature!

If you haven’t already, it’s time to consider adding some greenery to your home. Houseplants will elevate your favorite space at any moment and it's the perfect accessory for our interiors!  Below is a list of our top five houseplants that

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7 Most Common Interior Design Mistakes to Avoid

Posted on: January 22, 2018
Tags: How to get started, Style, Trends, Interior design, Inspiration

You can usually tell right away when you’ve walked into a home that’s been professionally designed by an interior designer. You get a sense of everything being in its place and it just feels very put together. Usually, this will prompt you to

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How to Get Organized in 2018

Posted on: January 8, 2018
Tags: Organize, How to get started, Interior design, Inspiration, Storage

It's the second week of January and we can finally start to settle back into our everyday routines. You might be staring at your holiday decor, wondering if you should start to put it away yet. You're also probably noticing a little bit of clutter, or that

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How to Start a Home Renovation

Happy New Year! It's officially 2018, a fresh new year for a fresh new start, and for some, home renovation projects, as well! If you've been putting off that long overdue kitchen or bath renovation, now is the perfect time to start. Not only do we have the

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5 New Years Resolutions for Your Home in 2018

As the holiday season starts to come to a close, it's that time of year to start thinking forward to the new year ahead. With 2017 just about past us, 2018 is right around the corner. It's a great time to reflect on the year gone by and to get clear on what

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Everything You Need to Know About Paint

Posted on: July 5, 2017
Tags: Home renovation, How to get started, Style, Inspiration, Paint

A new coat of paint is the perfect, and one of the most budget-friendly ways to spruce up your space and give it a whole new look, so here is just about everything you need to know before you start your next project.   Most importantly, you want to make

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6 Remodeling Tips That Will Save You Time

Posted on: January 10, 2017
Tags: Home renovation, How to get started, Renovation

Here are six remodeling tips and tricks from Amy Youngblood Interiors that will save you time! Start early! With the real estate market still hot, good contractors of all types, architects and interior designers, are very busy. Hence, the sooner

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Ten Tile Shapes Worth Noting

Tile is a very versatile element in interior and exterior spaces. It can make or break a whole space. When it comes to choosing tile to create interest, the first thought is often a mosaic or a bold color. Shape is often overlooked. Here are ten tile shapes

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How to Create a Patio Space with Personality

Posted on: July 11, 2016
Tags: How to get started, Interior design, Inspiration, Outdoor, Patio

There are many things that make summer the best time of the year. Charles Bowden said, “summertime is always the best of what might be.” Summer means popsicles and bonfires; it brings parades and vacations. But there is one place of oasis that you

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Tips for Creating the Perfect Basement

The infamous basement renovation is the one home project that we put off.  As 2016 forges in to summer, Amy Youngblood Interiors recommends tackling that project for when the weather get cold again! Basements are notorious for low levels of light, so

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Easy Ways to Update Your Outdoor Spaces

Posted on: April 15, 2016
Tags: How to get started, Entertaining, Atmosphere, Inspiratiom, Patio, Outdoor

Now that the weather is finally turning, it's time to think outside the box for all of your spaces, including that neglected outdoor patio.  With summer just around the corner,  let's look to updating our outdoor spaces before the Memorial Day Party

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How to Design a Gallery Wall in Your Home

Posted on: October 8, 2015
Tags: Interior design, Inspiration, Gallery wall, How to get started, Decor, Trends

Are you accumulating a large pile of children’s artwork? Do you have an assortment of old family photos or letters? Have you acquired a collection of interesting maps, mirrors, or artwork?  Creating a gallery wall is a great way to give these items

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How to Get Started On Planning Your Next Project

With the housing market in full gear and autumn leaves falling, everyone in the housing business is busy. From interior designers, to contractors to product manufacturers, lead times are longer than usual. So how should you get started on planning your next

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5 Tips for Creating a Productive Study Space

Posted on: September 16, 2015
Tags: Back to school, Organization, Office, How to get started

Now that back to school schedules are becoming routine, it is time to get down to business. Homework diligence is essential to a productive school year. As students grow older, workloads become heavier and homework assignments get tougher. Without a dedicated

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7 Steps for Starting Your Home Renovation

Posted on: October 13, 2014
Tags: Home renovation, How to get started

Tackling a big home renovation can be a bit overwhelming especially if you've never done it before.  For example, we've had a huge influx of bathroom remodels lately. Here are some tips on where to start: 1. Consult an interior designer (or

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Check Out Cincy Chic: Design and Style Column

I am excited to share my new column as Cincy Chic's new Design and Style Expert!   My first column for the Children's Issue is called "The Perfect Children's Room" and gives tips and trends in Children's Room Design.  In my column,   I talk

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