How to Incorporate White into Interior Design

The color white is frequently thought of as “boring” or “overdone,” but the reality is, white is one of the most versatile colors we can use in interior design! We love using it for contrast, to better display an art collection, or to further amplify a homeowner’s style. A professional interior designer knows how to use space, textures, flooring, layers, and more to help define a home’s style.

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Catherine Davin
5 Questions to Perfect the Interior Design of Your New Home Build

Building a new home is exciting. A new home presents a fresh opportunity to reinvent your family’s lifestyle in a way that’s uniquely yours. Many homeowners are confused by the terms “interior designer” vs “interior decorator.” Interior designers can design and renovate floor plans while working with architects and contractors to help you create your dream home.

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Catherine Davin
How Do Appliances Affect Kitchen Design?

The kitchen is a natural gathering place to talk to Mom about your day, to do homework, to snack and play with pets, and of course, to entertain family and friends. Most families spend more time in the kitchen than any other room of the home. Because a well-designed home supports the lifestyle of the family, appliance selection is key. We work very closely with homeowners to identify their priorities--and of course to make a seamless, beautiful design.

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Catherine Davin
How to Make Your Home a Place You Never Want to Leave

Life moves at a faster pace than ever (with no signs of slowing down!) With all the family, parental, and work obligations heaped on you, it’s tough to find a moment to catch your breath. Your home allows you the opportunity to escape from the nonstop pace, connect with your family, and relax for a bit.

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Catherine Davin
Design in Bloom

Although it may not feel like it just yet, according to the calendar, Spring is officially here. While some of us wait for the grass to get a little greener and the flowers to bloom, there’s still plenty of inspiration springing up all around us. If you’re looking to bring Spring into your space, I’ve rounded up some of my favorite fabrics and wallcoverings that nod to the freshness of the season.

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Holiday Hygge – A Reflection on 2017

As another year draws to a close, it’s time to reflect on our many blessings here at Davin Interiors. We have many exciting projects underway in Pittsburgh. We spent part of the summer with Traditional Home participating in the Hampton Designer Showhouse. The Wall Street Journal asked me to provide some decorating advice and I was happy to suggest one of my favorite chairs from Kravet. 

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