Coastal Farmhouse

This coastal farmhouse was built just a few miles away from this DIYers farmstead as his “summer retreat” on Lake Eunice. He is a local farmer and true craftsman. Mixing the best of his worlds, he took his dream and with our help, he made it into a reality. We have yet to have a…
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Cabiny Feel

Cabiny Feel When this sweet client came into the showroom to look at our kitchen products she had such a fun mindset. She knew what she didn’t want, which was contemporary style with white cabinetry because that is what is in her Fargo home, but she was open to exploring options to make her and…
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This is not a drill, pun intended. Work with us.

Post Covid everywhere you look there are ‘now hiring’ ads and signs. The common job descriptions list up to 5 must-haves with up to 5 characteristic traits. I wonder if the people who apply go to look at the ad and think – “I don’t fit one of those five so I can’t apply.” How…
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Snowbirds Fly Home

Not Just Another White Kitchen We had a couple of snowbirds walk into the showroom one afternoon looking to remodel their kitchen. Hitting it off immediately, we picked out the key pieces to their kitchen renovation within an hour. We didn’t know at the time how large of a remodel it was going to be.…
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Paint Color Go-To’s

When I first started at Center of Design I was so pumped to work with ladies who are kind, funny, and genuine. I knew for sure we would be a force to be reckoned with and it just so happened that we are all blue-eyed blondies. Don’t laugh! But I made us a logo one…
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Not Your Joanna Gaines Shiplap

Paneling has come in and out of style over the years. Different patterns, styles, and colors, too. What started as a construction element has now turned into a design one. I wonder what our ancestors would think. Shiplap can be used in multiple fashions, however, our favorite and least laborious is covering the popcorn ceiling.…
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Color Theory

Color Theory Click here for the full issue!
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Creative Home Market

I would say 70% of the prospective clients say this upon entering our showroom: “You have all of this”? Yes, yes we do. We have 100% of the materials and design elements you need in order to build or renovate from top to bottom. Except for the globe firepits that we get multiple calls on…
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Heaven on Big Cormorant

A multi-functional lake home for a large family ranging in all ages received an upgraded kitchen to accommodate gatherings of all kinds. Holidays, bridal showers, birthdays, baby showers, and mid-week getaways are that much more enjoyable with this new piece of heaven of Big Cormorant.  Before After Notice how we removed the window casing of…
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