Design Forecast: 2019 Color of the Year

Darker, cooler colors are still in! Earlier this year, PPG—a global supplier of paints and coatings—selected Night Watch, a dark green hue, as its 2019 Color of the Year. And they’re sticking by that verdict as the new year rapidly approaches. The color choice, which fetches images of a thick forest, is reflective of the increasing need…

25 Gorgeous and Functional Laundry Rooms

Who says laundry has to be a chore? When it comes to great design, laundry rooms are often overlooked, and that shouldn’t be the case. Laundry may not be a glamorous task, but the space you do it in can be. These 25 inspirations from Dering Hall designers show that even the most functional space…

How Big a TV Should You Get?

Once upon a time, buying a “big screen” TV meant shelling out a small fortune to watch fuzzy video on a bulky appliance the size of a bedroom dresser. Times have certainly changed. Today, less than $400 will score you a 55-inch panel with pristine image quality that you can hang from the wall. Now…

House Foundations and How To Spot Issues

The foundation of a property is what the home rests on. Built a number of different ways, a foundation keeps a property stable, so it’s a major and important part of any house. When it comes to your home, the type of foundation you have is very likely determined by where you’re located in the…