All Systems Go – The Ikea model starts!

We finally received the call to start the install of the first Ikea model. It’s all systems go! If you’ve read my blogs on this Ikea adventure, you’ll remember that the install date for the Ikea models for Lennar Homes was December 9. As is all too common in homebuilding and construction in general, that date was ...

The Inside Story- What Designers REALLY Do

WHAT DO YOU DO ALL DAY? Back by popular demand we are reposting our "What Designers Really Do" blog today. We found  a deep interest in our design process and are happy to share it with you again. I recently met with an intelligent reporter who focuses on architecture and engineering in the media.  We had a ...

Corduroy for the Interior Design of your home

Corduroy isn't just for pants and jackets anymore.  Many designers are bringing corduroy into their focus for interior design this year.  It's a great alternative to velvet.  Bold statements are being seen in upholstery with wide audacious bands of cord.  It appears to be a growing trend that will be seen throughout the rest of ...

Beasley & Henley Surfs to #1 Position on Social Media Giant, Houzz.com

Exciting News! We are proud to announce that we have been rated the #1 Interior Design firm in Naples, Florida by users of Houzz.com . Our luxurious and innovative designs showcase our work, promote discussions and provide inspiration to the Houzz community, which I guess they really like, because we are #1 in the Naples, FL market.  Also, our rating ...

Urban Living Trend! The Cinder block as Interior Design

Cinder Blocks are big design news! Until I started researching, I had no idea they were trending so hot particularly for outdoor spaces.  Who knew?!  Once I started to delve into these ideas, I thought, how could I not have thought of this before?  I've been researching different ways to efficiently and creatively design a small outdoor ...

7 Reasons Rustic Industrial Design is a Hot Interior Design Trend

Rustic Industrial design, characterized by reclaimed wood and galvanized metal accents, is a hot trend in today’s interiors. It has been creeping in to our design aesthetic for a few years, and with the social media enthusiasts on sites such as Houzz and Pinterest dedicating hundreds of pages to its cult, you know it is ...