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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Modern Fireplace Design

I started working onsite at Center of Design almost 1 year ago doing actual design work instead of just writing about it. Something that has surprised me is how much I enjoy witnessing fireplace designs come to life. I never gave it much thought as to how much goes into it – naive of me. …
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Garage Party

With catering and restaurants having such tight restrictions I decided to host a garage party for a Grooms Dinner in October. It made wedding planning double the stress but it turned out beautiful. Good food, good friends and a good time. The only talk of politics was from my 6-year-old chanting “Trump! Trump! Trump!” at…
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Kitchen Bits: Sinks

Types of kitchen sinks: ~Undermount (pictured above) ~Farmhouse ~Drop In Materials: ~Stainless Steel: stainless steel sinks are durable, low-maintenance, heat- and stain-resistant, affordable, and impervious to chipping and cracking depending on the gauge. This is a sleek and most common type of sink. ~Cast Iron: Cast iron sinks are made of durable iron alloy and…
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Gone Fishin’

Gone Fishin’ Fish House – SOLD Contact us below for custom builds! $2500 +tax Custom-built 4 holes Insulated Pine Interior Vaulted Ceiling Minnkota Window Fiberglass Exterior Door 12V Electrical Hookup         Contact Us! Give us a call at 218-439-4430
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