The secret to a presentable front foyer

While we all want an immaculate and organized house, we have to admit to ourselves that we don’t all fit the mould. The upkeep is what kills it. But having one space that is always pristine makes up for the lack of overall satisfaction enough to not worry so much about every dingy corner that…

Games night at home and how to let the kids win graciously

Letter to the parent who wants to  set a perfect games night   time: any Friday night of your choosing place: once upon a home, in a house full of laughter and joy Dear parent,   This one will be an easy one. The kind that you need a stiff drink for and a lot…

Ladies and Gents – welcome to the 2020 holiday season and the fun blabber that goes with it

A time to recap and plan ahead, see those you have not in a while, get yourself in shape and dress up in fancy clothes only to not fit in them after the holiday feasts and pleasures. Yes, that’s how it was – and will be again. While not all will happen this year, certain…

the kids, the basement, the storage and the gym

Part of Dochia’s USABLE WALLS Concept. One of the “funnest” projects: wrap-around-basement-built in starts in the playroom, wraps around in the rec room and ends with a narrow vertical storage in the gym.    Art-boards and black boards are incorporated in the wall paneling and heavily used. Modern, Functional and Smart Storage Design.