Shadow Creek Lot 5 Entry

Creating an Effortless Home in Just a Few Easy Steps

By: Leanne Mueller You know the feeling when you walk into a room and it just feels right – not too simple, not overly designed, just perfectly imperfect.  Then you start pondering your own home…Why doesn’t my kitchen look that inviting?  Why doesn’t my entry foyer feel welcoming?  We have all been there and I… Continue reading »

Burnstead Design Tips from Leanne - Lighting

Ask Our Designer: Best Places for Interior Design Inspiration

Looking to make your home chic and stylish? Our in-house designer, Melissa Saliba, shares her favorite websites where she gets her design inspiration from: Sammamish Ridge Estates Lot 1 Dining Room www.pinterest.com Pinterest is an all-around great site. It shoes design ideas in every style, do it yourself projects, interior and exterior ideas. This is… Continue reading »

Sammamish Ridge Estates Lot 1 Mud Room

Laundry Room Design Tips You’ll Love

Sammamish Ridge Estates Lot 1 By Melissa Saliba | In-House Designer Let’s face it – Laundry rooms are a very important part of a home but the daunting task of doing laundry is not something that most people look forward to. There are however ways to make it more enjoyable and that is to create… Continue reading »

The International Surface Event in Las Vegas - Herringbone Mosaic

Trending Tile 2017 at the International Surface Event in Las Vegas

By Melissa Saliba | In-House Designer Last week I was lucky enough to skip out on our dreary PNW weather and visit the International Surface Event (TISE) in Las Vegas, Nevada. TISE is the largest event in North America where vendors from around the country show off their latest and greatest tile, stone, slab, hardwood, vinyl, carpet and more. Being… Continue reading »

Burnstead Design Tips from Leanne - Lighting

Expert Design Tips: Lighting by Leanne

By Leanne Mueller | In-House Designer As a designer here at the Burnsteads, I see that lighting is an incredibly important element when it comes to the design of a home. People often choose a light fixture or lamp because we think it is stylish and interesting, or maybe because it simply gets the job… Continue reading »