Let There Be Light: 2021 Window Trends | WPL Interior Design

Let There Be Light: 2021 Window Trends

Not all trends are good – there’s a reason certain things never come back around. However, window trends are making their way to the forefront. With so many options available, it’s not surprising that so many want to transform their homes, starting with windows. Spring and fall are the best times to have new windows installed. It won’t be too hot or too cold to get it done and then you’ll have lovely new windows to admire. It’s also advantageous
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New Additions to Earth Tone Paint Trends | WPL Interior Design

New Additions to Earth Tone Paint Trends

Earth tone paint trends include sought-after hues as people embrace shades of chocolate, rich greens, and more recently, burnt oranges and reds across the color spectrum. Every color draws its inspiration from nature and has the power to make your home feel supremely inviting. Maintaining Visual Interest Previous earth tones included primarily browns and greens. Although beautiful in their own simplicity, we are now seeing more pops of crimson and orange. These additions break up earthy palettes in a pleasing
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Don't Miss These 2021 Wallpaper Trends | WPL Interior Design

Don’t Miss These 2021 Wallpaper Trends

The on-trend wallpaper is not the wallpaper your grandparents used…or is it? Today’s trends are panoramic, floral, and full of texture and geometric design. Wallpapers are not always actual paper anymore, thanks to printing technology and technological advancements. Landscape Panoramic Wallpaper Panoramic designs one of the major 2021 wallpaper trends because people are spending more time at home due to the pandemic. As a result, you may see scenic landscapes designed to mimic the outdoors. With their large-scale design, you
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Small Details Make a Big Difference | WPL Interior Design

Small Details Make a Big Difference

People can refresh their décor without much work. Details are everything to make significant differences with minimal impact and minimal effort. Picking the right home décor items can significantly improve the appearance of your home if you know where to maximize the elements that speak to you. Changing Throw Pillows You might not think about it often, but when was the last time you changed out your throw pillows? If you cannot remember, it might be a good idea to
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3 Tips to Refresh Your Home’s Paint Color | WPL Interior Design

3 Tips to Refresh Your Home’s Paint Color

Painting your home can make everything feel fresh and new. It is also an easy update doesn’t take up too much time compared to other home projects. Some people choose to do accent walls while others want bright colors, but like everything, there is a method to the madness. Here are some tips on how to best refresh your home’s paint color. 1. Take Some Photos Imagine that you are out looking at colors to paint your home, and you’re
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Furniture Trends: Bringing the Outdoors In | WPL Interior Design

Furniture Trends: Bringing the Outdoors In

Many people find the outdoors calming and refreshing, so it makes sense that you want to get the outdoors into your home. Most bring plants inside, which is a great way to bring the outside inside easily. However, there are several indoor-outdoor furniture trends that bring in more than just nature into your home. These trends are also adding more style and durability to your indoor decor options. All About Natural Fibers Many different materials are inspired by the outdoors
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Considerations for Installing an Outdoor Fireplace | WPL Interior Design

Considerations for Installing an Outdoor Fireplace

You probably started thinking about installing an outdoor fireplace because you want to spend time with your friends and family. Sharing delicious food and making memories over an open flame sounds appealing, but you still need to plan it out. Having a plan is critical when you’re thinking about installing an impressive centerpiece like an outdoor fireplace.  Building Codes There is no question that your outdoor fireplace should be installed by professionals. You need to make sure that whatever you
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Essentials for a Decorating a Small Patio | WPL Interior Design

Essentials for a Decorating a Small Patio

We’re wishing everyone a pleasant Memorial Day and hope you’ve been able to enjoy the outdoors this past weekend. Perhaps even barbequeing out in the backyard or on your new patio? Having a small area to work with does not mean you shouldn’t get to enjoy your patio. You need to get creative, so we’re going to offer you some tips on how to get the most out of designing and decorating a small patio space. Layers Add Character Layers
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How to Find Comfortable Outdoor Furniture | WPL Interior Design

How to Find Comfortable Outdoor Furniture

Knowing what to select in comfortable outdoor furniture is almost as tricky as remembering what not to buy. Before taking the plunge, take some time to think about the best pieces for your space. Deciding on Your Budget Lower price tags may seem enticing at first, but be aware that when it comes to outdoor furniture, you often get what you pay for. That doesn’t mean you need to pay more than a thousand dollars per lounge chair. However, you
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Choosing the Best Firepit for Your Backyard | WPL Interior Design

Choosing the Best Firepit for Your Backyard

Relaxing around a fire is a great way to end the day or spend time with friends and family. We’re here to show you the best firepits depending on your space, budget, and purpose. Thanks to variety, there is something for everyone. Best Firepits for a Smaller Space If you don’t have a lot of room in your backyard, or maybe you’re working with limited rooftop or balcony space, consider a tabletop fire pit. You can find these in multiple
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Spring/Summer 2021 Outdoor Living Trends | WPL Interior Design

Spring/Summer 2021 Outdoor Living Trends

Thanks to the pandemic, people have rediscovered their outdoor spaces and turned them into open living spaces to enjoy with family and friends while maintaining safe distances. From balconies to backyards, many have found a way to enjoy these outdoor living trends. Outdoor Kitchens More people are cooking outside and it is more than just a meal cooked on a grill. Conversions to full outdoor kitchens have taken hold and will continue to be a trend we can expect to
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5 Home Projects for the Spring | WPL Interior Design

5 Home Projects for the Spring

Spring is the season of rebirth and it’s the perfect time to refresh different parts of your home. Even small home projects can make a big impact, so it’s okay if you’re not interested in taking something larger. Take the time to think about the time you want to devote to your home projects. Here are some of the most common home projects homeowners like to tackle come springtime! Staircase Makeover When updating your current motif, there are a lot
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Popular House Plants for Your Home | WPL Interior Design

Popular House Plants for Your Home

House plants have always been sought after, but the popular ones change over time. Long ago, ferns and hanging plants were the trendiest, but today’s popular house plants require less maintenance and are easy to grow. Even if you don’t feel confident in your green thumb, there is something green out there for you. Adding some greenery into the home is a great way to both brighten up your space as well as lighten up your mood! Philodendron Green Philodendron
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Deep Spring Cleaning | WPL Interior Design

Time for a Spring Deep Cleaning

Spring cleaning is in the air! Even for the most dedicated homeowners, it is easy to miss a few places where dust is left alone to accumulate. Here are a few suggestions for deep cleaning spots that you might have missed. Starting with Entryway and Hallways Baseboards, along with door frames, light switches, and walls, can all accumulate dust. A quick wipe down of smooth surfaces can clean easily clean these areas. Textured walls are notorious for collecting dust. If
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Project: Berwyn Lake House | WPL Interior Design

Creating an Outdoor Living Space You’ll Love

Having an outdoor living space has always been enjoybale for households big and small. Since the pandemic, they have become an even more desirable home feature. They are considered a safer environment for small groups to gather and allow for more space to social distance. Being outside of your home is also a great way to “escape” from your house without going too far. Here are some popular ways we’re seeing homeowners spruce up their outdoor areas. A Cozy Patio
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5 Ways to Brighten a Dark Room | WPL Interior Design

5 Ways to Brighten a Dark Room

In an ideal world, every room in our homes would have plenty of natural light to brighten up our spaces. Unfortunately, we don’t live in a perfect world, and almost every room has that one “dark space” that is difficult to brighten up. Sure, you can knock down walls and add windows, but there are other ways to add light without going through the hassle. Unconventional Ceilings and Window Treatments Painting the ceiling a lighter color than the rest of
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