What EED Loves about Fall! ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿ๐Ÿƒ

Jodi Peterman Holidays, Outside, Seasonal

Fall is here, and we are in love! From cooler weather, to football games, we each came up with what we love about fall: Jodi: โ€œIn no particular order, my favorite things about fall are driving around seeing all the leaves changing colors, fuzzy UGG boots, grilled cheese sandwiches, watching Sydney in the marching band – Go Johnston Dragons!! The …

Benefits of adding Indoor Plants to your Home or Office Space

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds, Fun Rooms, How To, Tips and Tricks

We all have a general knowledge of how great plants and trees and other green things are on the outside world, but what about on the inside world? Adding indoor plants have wonderful health benefits for everyone – furry friends and humans alike. Benefits of indoor plants: Provides cleaner air Lowers your risk for illnesses Boosts your mood Enhances concentration …

10 Best Kitchen Ideas for New or Remodeled Homes

Jodi Peterman DIY's, Fresh Finds, Lighting, New Ideas, Residential, Tips and Tricks, Trending, Uncategorized

There’s no doubt that the focal point of homes nowadays is the kitchen! It’s where everyone gathers, gossips, eats, and drinks. So why not make it the most beautiful spot in the house if all the guests will be congregating in there?! If you’re remodeling or building your own home, we hope these ideas are helpful to you! Ultimately, we …

10 Picture Hanging Tips

Jodi Peterman DIY's, How To, Tips and Tricks, Uncategorized

Picture hanging is somewhat of a talent! It can be tricky to get frames placed in the correct location or position. Sometimes they’re so heavy, you’re afraid the drywall will come tumbling down! So we came up with 10 picture hanging tips that we hope you all will benefit from! Pictures should be hung at eye level – no higher, …

Home Staging vs. RealEstate Design

Jodi Peterman Before & After, Uncategorized

What is Home Staging? Home Staging is the process of preparing a home for sale by decluttering, neutralizing, making repairs, and/or updating areas where it makes sense. It works for occupied or vacant properties, for all size properties, and any price point, no matter the market. Elizabeth Erin Designs has been in business for over 14 years on the East …

Modern Dining Room Lighting: Your Latest Options

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds, Lighting, New Ideas, Residential, Trending, Uncategorized

Family dinners, meetings, and science project prep all take place in the dining room. Weโ€™re sharing some ways to keep it bright but still stylish! Check out this flush-mount chandelier in an antique black finish! Talk about having a focal point in the dining room. This chandelier comes from one of our vendors, Trend Lighting. It is their Knight 5 …

Contemporary Elements that Every Home Needs

Jodi Peterman New Ideas, Residential, Tips and Tricks, Trending, Uncategorized

First and foremost, the word “contemporary” sometimes scares people away because it’s not what some are used to in the design industry. Contemporary design just means that pieces feature softened and rounded lines as opposed to the stark lines seen in modern design. Interiors will often contain neutral elements and bold color, and they focus on the basics of line, …

Advice From the Grad: 29 Tips on College Organization

Jodi Peterman Tips and Tricks

As many brand new college students are slowly making their move into the college dorms, I thought it would be a great idea to give some advice on how to stay organized throughout your college career. Staying organized isn’t the easiest thing to do when mom or dad or your favorite high school teacher isn’t there to remind you on …