Find Your E-commerce Niche

6 Things You Need to Know to Find Your E-commerce Niche

Finding an e-commerce niche in an ultra-competitive environment is not easy. There are many niches within the interior design business, but there are also niches that you might want to develop that compliment your current business plan. At…
Website Design

Website Design; 5 Tips for Success

Whether you’re a small business or a large company, you need a nice website design. This is as important to your business as the design of your brick and mortar store.  Your website showcases your products or services and communicates…

3 Important Tips about Home Heat Recovery Systems

Heat recovery systems dramatically reduce the amount of energy you use through the use of a heat exchange. If you have a large house or your energy bills are particularly high, a heat recovery system is a worthwhile investment. Your initial…
Business Analytics

Analytics is Worth Looking at Even for Interior Design Firms

Companies collect and analyze data to get a better handle in all departments of their operation. For years I fought involving myself in looking at analytics because as a designer I didn't think I knew how to read it well and apply techniques…
Architecture Software Technologies

Architecture Software Trends to Watch

It seems like things are always changing (and changing fast) in technology industries. This is especially true in the world of architecture, where design and function are rapidly accelerating in this digital world. As an architect or design…
Your Interior Design Business Needs An Effective Website

Interior Design Business; Creating an Effective Website

When it comes to effective website design, there is a lot more happening beneath the page than images and content. In order to make sure your site's visitors browse, learn, or eventually buy, you need a consistent and thoughtful design. This…
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Trendspotting As One of the Design Hounds; EuroCucina 2018

What can I say, I have the BEST job in the world! As an interior designer, blogger and influencer I get to do what I love, design, blab about it and travel for design inspiration. I was fortunate to be one of the design hounds Milan 2018, a…
E-Commerce Tips 7 Ways to Build a Great Online Business

E-Commerce Tips: 7 Ways to Build a Great Online Business

Running an e-commerce business is an exciting adventure. But, done right, you might become a successful business owner.
Market Your Design Business

5 Tips to Effectively Market Your Design Services

You've created an incredible business, but do you know how to effectively market your design services? The Internet is arguably the best place to do it, but there's an innate paradox that lies within. You can find great resources online to…
4 Important Factors in Building Sustainable Communities

4 Important Factors in Building Sustainable Communities

The methods of building sustainable communities continue to grow and evolve, but the need for it is clear. There remains an ongoing debate as to whether or not we will soon run out of fossil fuels. However, one clear fact remains. If we, as…
Pros & Cons of Smart Home Technology

When a Smart Home Creates Friction it’s Not Smart

We live in a world dripping with technology. In every industry and at every turn, there is digital technology, Wi-Fi, the cloud – and I don’t mean the ones in the sky. Technology is something that has evolved so much in the past few decades…
4 Tips to Hire the Right Pros for Your Furnace Repair

Furnace Repair: Tips for Hiring the Pros

The last thing you want to deal with in the middle of winter is a furnace repair. While the cold winds blow, you need your furnace and heater to be in tip-top shape, working overtime to keep you warm. Your home should be a comfortable haven…