8 Inventive Ways to Decorate an Open Floor Plan

Open floor plans have been gaining popularity for homeowners in the Boulder area over the past few years. Their lack of walls encourages bringing people together for better entertaining and more family time. Their openness creates brighter, more naturally lit spaces, and the flow of the rooms visually and aesthetically connect the space for a […]

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Melton Design Build Project Update

Melton Design Build has been staying busy keeping up with their ongoing projects throughout Boulder County. This interior home remodel is wrapping up nicely! The walnut stair case was stained, finished and painted elegantly making this entryway pop. The walnut treads against the white trim and risers and the neutral gray walls make them stand […]

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7 Great Ways to Let the Light In

Often times, lighting design is overlooked when constructing a room layout in part because if the lighting is done well, it’s something many people won’t notice. Here in Colorado, a large part of lighting design is finding ways to open up the space to let the beautiful natural light into the home. By doing this […]

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East Boulder Home Remodel Project Update

Melton started the New Year hard at work! Our team came out of 2013 with full schedules and we’re working hard to stay on top of all our current projects. This east Boulder home is getting a major interior home remodel. Right now our team is working on the entryway and the beautiful wrap around […]

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6 Home Office Trends to Inspire You in 2014

You may already have a room – or a corner – in your home that you use as an office. (Statistics show that more people in the Boulder area work from home than in any other city in the nation.) Whether you’ve vowed this year to make your home office a more beautiful, more efficient […]

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A Holiday Wish List for Your Home Makes Remodeling Fun and Easy

There’s no time like the holidays for making lists!  Guest lists, grocery lists, gift lists and even who’s-sleeping-where lists help make life easier during these super-busy weeks.  But there’s one extra list that can make life easier for years to come: it’s your home’s Holiday Wish List with all those things that need changing and […]

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Smart Design Ideas for the Powder Room

Don’t let the small scale of the bathroom dissuade you from being creative! Punch up the tiny space with big designs and décor. A powder room is a great place to take chances with design. A small space equals a low commitment. Especially during the holiday season, a powder room will get a lot of […]

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Warm Up Next to a Cozy Fireplace

Just thinking about sitting in front of a fireplace evokes feelings of warmth, comfort and family. Maybe that’s why we love them so much. A fireplace serves as a focal point in a room, creating ambiance and providing a gathering point in the home when the weather is cold and snowy or rainy and raw. […]

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Popular Residential Architecture Styles

Over the years, many architecture design styles have developed from artistic and cultural movements. Most of these designs did not begin with residential architecture but were modified to satisfy the needs of home living. Advancements in technology or economic periods created the environment in which we built our homes. When thinking about building a house […]

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