Color Inspiration: Fall Inspired

As fall is starting to roll in, RCI is feeling inspired by the rich, harvest colors of the season.  Fall inspires so many great colors with lots of warm, cozy tones that make you want to curl up by a fire.  Between the reds and greens of apples to the oranges of pumpkins to the warm browns […]

Color Inspiration: Green

Time for another color inspiration blog!  This time we are going to focus on another widely used color in our design work: green.  Green is such a great color because it is very relaxing and if you love nature, it helps to bring the outdoors into your home.  Green also freshens up any space, even if […]

Color Inspiration: Blue

We were all feeling pretty inspired by different colors today and that led us to create a new category on our blog:  color inspiration!  Looking out the window at the beautiful sky, I was feeling pretty inspired by the color blue.  We have used blue in numerous projects due to the fact that blue can be used in so […]

Design Tips: Coordinating Fabric in Living Spaces

Many people go into a home furniture store and pick out a display with matching fabric on the sofa, chairs, and pillows.  Although that may seem like a good idea, it’s an even better idea to mix up the fabric with different colors, textures, and patterns so everything coordinates and is complementary.  Coordinating fabric on different […]

Style Through Plumbing

We loved our last blog on style through lighting so much that it has inspired us to do a blog on style through plumbing!  Plumbing fixtures probably are not one of the first things that you think about when it comes to interior design.  However, they can be very important in making a bathroom or kitchen […]

Did You Know: Tile Education

There are many types of tile available and a variety of different uses!  Sometimes it might be hard to decide when to use or not to use a certain type of tile.  Tile can be used anywhere from shower walls to a kitchen backsplash to an exterior space.  It’s good to know tile appropriateness, how to […]

Designer Tips: Be True to You

Often our first interaction with a new client is over the phone. They call looking to get to know us better, how our process works, inquire about the fee aspect and what availability we have to meet. We love this first step, we love what we do and love talking about it! It is also […]

Did You Know: Senior Downsizing with RCI

One thing that we do here at RCI on a regular basis that isn’t talked about very often is space planning.  Space planning could probably be considered one of the most important aspects of interior design and involves the arrangement of furniture pieces in a way that best fits the function and needs of a client’s space.  […]

Did You Know: Drapery Styles

There are so many different styles in window treatments, today we thought we would test your knowledge with soft treatments, here are some terms we use regularly when creating custom window treatments. Have you heard of all or any of these styles?  Test your designer knowledge… Rod Pocket: The pocket of fabric slides across the […]

Design Tips: Accessorizing with Accent Pillows

Using accent pillows in your home can be a great, yet simple way to add style and character to any space.  They can also be utilized in a space by bringing color into an otherwise neutral color palette.  Accent pillows are also quite inexpensive so accessorizing with them is something that nearly anyone could do.  Take a […]