Entries by Dream House

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This New Room Reflects Trends That Will Stay Stylish

  We have seen a lighter and softer design trend in the past year. Customers want to update their spaces by using lighter colors and textures instead of rich deep colors. Grey is still popular, but it has a much softer and warmer cast. While designing this room, the client knew she would paint the […]

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How We Help You Avoid ‘Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda’

‘Putting the cart before the horse’ is a commonly used idiom referring to doing things in the incorrect order or getting ahead of yourself before you have thoroughly thought something through. Well, at Dream House, we like the phrase, ‘don’t put the drywall up before the Designer’. Never heard of that term? We coined it. […]

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Our Top Recommended Design Trends for 2021

Colorful, Coordinated Kitchen Appliances Samsung has designed a new line of innovative, functional, and infinitely customizable kitchen appliances called Bespoke. Imagine a kitchen with color coordinating microwaves, dishwashers, and refrigerators. Partnering with Benjamin Moore, their design will eventually bring over 4,000 color options to homeowners. To start, Samsung only offers its customizable refrigerator in the […]

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Dream House is featured in this month’s Frederick Lifestyle!

Check out our design tips for dressing up your home for the holidays! From Frederick Lifestyle: Dressing up your home for the holidays is a bit like dressing yourself for a holiday get together. Adding a sparkling necklace or shiny earrings can really brighten up your look. Similarly, bringing in a mirrored tray or mercury […]

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Top 5 Designer Recommended Things Your Home Needs in 2020

We can all admit that this year has not panned out to be what we hoped and dreamed the new year and decade would bring. Amid the curveballs thrown, we are adjusting – perhaps resituating to balance our mostly at home life, to make it enjoyable and meaningful. The more time spent at home, the […]

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Family and Pet-friendly Furniture

One comment we hear every day in the store is, “I can’t get a sofa, I have kids and pets.” We are happy to inform you that the world of upholstery has expanded and improved, and it’s really exciting! Years ago, when we first started working in the furniture industry, the fabrics for durability were […]

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A Shelf Styling Guide

Bookshelves, new or old, pose the same design dilemma: how do you find a balance between practical, sentimental, and decorative items to make the perfect eye-appealing display? It is a daunting task, but we have a few tips to get your shelves in beautiful order. The first step is to assess what you need on […]

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2020 Trends

New year, new trends and we are loving some of what’s forecasted! We’ve already jumped on board with these favorites: Here are more trends we know will be great: Rooms Painted From Head to Toe Rattan and Wicker Furniture Bold Wallpapers for Powder Rooms Looking for more “In” and “Out” predictions? Read the list of […]

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Dream House Holiday Recipes

Find festive and pretty tableware at Dream House to show off all your favorite holiday treats this season. Not sure what to make? We share some of our favorite recipes below… Cheesecake —Miriam Rosenthal This family recipe is always on our holiday table. Simple. Classic. Delicious.—Cassie Ingredients Filling (3) 8 oz. pkg. cream cheese (4) […]