Behind the Design: What Interior Designers Really Do

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We’ve noticed over the years that many of our partners and clients don’t completely know what it is that interior designers do. So we’re here to set the record straight: Interior design goes far beyond arranging furniture and picking out paint colors. It’s a speciality that encompasses a wide range of skills, creativity, and knowledge […]

Cedar House’s Designers Julie and Erika Share Their Top Timeless Design Tips

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Scrolling through Pinterest or Instagram, it’s easy to become totally overwhelmed by the tidal wave of home decor trends. One minute it’s all about boho chic, the next it’s minimalist Scandi vibes. Some posts are all about earth tones, while others celebrate bright colors. You might find yourself thinking, how on earth am I supposed […]

Blueprint to Reality: The Collaboration Between Interior Designers, Builders and Architects

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Are you considering a new home project such as a new build, renovation, or addition? Then chances are you’ll need to partner with professionals in your project’s design, planning, and building stages. Interior Designers have an essential role in this complex process, but they don’t work alone. Your designer can collaborate with your Builder and Architect to create the most beautiful, efficient, and cost-effective designs for your project. Here we will explore how these three roles interact with each other throughout different stages of the workflow process to make you feel more confident and empowered when planning your own projects.

Creating the Ultimate Home Project Team: A Comprehensive Guide

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Have you ever felt like you were jumping through hoops to find the perfect team of professionals for a home project? From locating dependable contractors who adhere to timelines and budgets to working with knowledgeable interior designers on finishes, fixtures and furnishings – assembling this dream team can be daunting. But don’t worry – it doesn’t have to be! As Rhode Island interior designers, we’re going to show you how you can use smart planning strategies when gathering your ideal home project dream team so that everything runs smoothly from start to finish.

Our Favorite Coastal Rhode Island Towns

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For the perfect coastal getaway on the East Coast, look no further than Rhode Island. With its sprawling farms, historic villages, and breathtaking coasts, this charming state offers an authentic slice of New England charm. At Cedar House Design Collective, we’re inspired by the state’s coastal charm, from watching boats sail in Sakonnet Point to savoring fresh seafood in Bristol Harbor. These spots have been tempting us for years with their rustic eateries, quaint accommodations, and inviting beaches.

Achieving Success with the Goldman Sachs 10KSB Program

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Participating in the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program has proven to be an amazing opportunity not only for myself but also for my business partner, Julie Sanfilippo, and our company as a whole. With the valuable tools and resources gained from the program, we are confident in our ability to strategically expand our business and create two new job openings in the next three years.