Design Trends

Kitchen Island Lighting: 3, 2 , 1!

Kitchen Island Lighting: 3, 2 , 1!

Lights, camera, action! Lighting can make a huge difference in how a space looks and functions. Long gone are the days of teeny tiny island pendants and make way for the big, the bold and the bright! Here are our tips for selecting over the counter light fixtures.

Trend Forecast for 2018: Back to Black

Trend Forecast for 2018: Back to Black

So long white on white kitchens, and welcome to the dark side. After a few years of bright whites, we predict that 2018 will bring THIS color trend to walls, cabinetry, wallpaper and more! Giving designer tips and project inspo for incorporating deeper shades.

2018 Color of the Year: Office Remodel for the Whole Family

2018 Color of the Year: Office Remodel for the Whole Family

Reclaim the unused formal sitting area in your home and create a space that the whole family can utilize. In a recent Del Sur remodel, we introduced Sherwin Williams 2018 Color of the Year: Oceanside, to bring a bright and modern punch to an otherwise dreary space.

What is Spanish Modern?

What is Spanish Modern?

Every late 90s early 2000's builder seemed to love the California Tuscan aesthetic, expecially in Southern California. Those homes are now approaching 20 years old. Here's how we tackled those architectural nuances with what we've dubbed as 'Spanish Modern' style. Patterned graphic tiles, earthy textures and reclaimed wood pull this space from dated to dreamy.

How we did it: Shiplap Shower

How we did it: Shiplap Shower

Thinking outside the box never looked so good! We used THIS unconventional outdoor material to make a waterproof, bathroom-ready SHIPLAP shower! Accented with gold fixtures, graphic pattern floor tile and our favorite warm grey colored vanity, this space comes together with clean, classic charm and really opens up a previously dark and cramped space.