Brass is baaaaack…but in a cool way.

Metallics are popping up all over the place in home decor.  Add a little fun!  An antiqued brass or a burnished brass, above left is called “champagne bronze.”  It just sounds like a party, right?  And on the right you see a touch of copper to spice up regular ole chrome. My daughter, Lily, once…

Think you can’t afford an interior designer? Think again…

So I hear a lot from friends: “Oh, I could really use your help at my house, but I’m sure I can’t afford it.”  Not true.  In fact, my first several jobs, the customers all remarked to me and my husband (Kruft Contracting, Inc.), “So are you sure the design fee was included in your estimate?”…