Posts for Design Category

What’s your style–trendy, traditional or something totally different? No matter. We’ll cover all the bases here in our Design blog section. It’s the perfect place to stay up to the moment on what’s in, out, hot and not.

Check in anytime for inspiring ideas to help you turn your new home in Leander into your personal lifestyle statement. Everything from paint finishes to window treatments, flooring, fixtures, cabinetry and furniture. You’ll get tips on how to pull a room together with color, textures and accessories. Plus professional advice straight from our Austin Design Studio design consultants. Of course, there’ll also be plenty of photos from our Travisso model homes for oohing, aahing and daydreaming.

Secrets to Growing Lavender in the Texas Hill Country

Design, Lifestyle - Glory Spies - Jan 18, 2023

The ABCs of growing lavender In recent years, Lavender farms in the Texas Hill Country have been sprouting up and thriving. But you don’t need…

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Kitchens & Bathrooms: Best Renovations For Resale

Design - Kathy Mayer - Apr 25, 2022

If you live in a master-planned community, your home may be in high demand if you are looking to sell it. Right now, Leander is…

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How to Choose Lighting to Make your Home Glow

Design - Glory Spies - Aug 19, 2020

Lighting is an essential element in any home. It serves a basic function—it brightens a room. But it can also set a mood or tone.…

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12 Trending Decorating Styles Defined

Design, Trending - Glory Spies - Apr 9, 2020

From Bohemian to Modern Farmhouse to Scandinavian to Mid-century Modern, to name a few, these in vogue decorating styles are all the rage in today’s…

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Online Interior Design Services—Are they Right for You?

Design, Lifestyle - Glory Spies - Apr 1, 2020

Contemplating on decorating or redecorating your home? While you are sheltering in place it may be time to take another look at your home décor.…

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Growing and Decorating with Succulents

Design - Glory Spies - Feb 20, 2020

If you love succulents as much as we do then you know that these awesome plants are a Central Texas mainstay because of their ability…

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8 Kitchen Trends Heating Up for 2020

Design, Lifestyle - Glory Spies - Feb 18, 2020

Even in ancient times a kitchen was a place for gathering. Most often it was a place that provided warmth, safety, light and of course,…

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7 Tips to Finding Your Artwork Comfort Zone

Design - Glory Spies - Jan 20, 2020

Putting the final touches on your home décor is as easy as finding the perfect artwork, right? If you hesitated to answer that question with…

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Clear the garage clutter with these great ideas and tips

Design, Lifestyle - Glory Spies - Dec 13, 2019

With garage space at a premium in central Texas homes, not only do garages have to provide storage for cars but also for everything else…

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5 Stylish Holiday Decor Trends to Use this Season

Design - Glory Spies - Nov 20, 2019

Holiday decorating is fun, exhausting, and oh so rewarding. Plus, when you’re finished you can sit back in awe and treat yourself to a big…

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