Blog Category: Design and Decorating

Now Open - New Model Townhomes in St. Cloud, FL

Posted On: December 2, 2019 | Categories: Communities | News | Communities>Gramercy Farms | Design and Decorating
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Exciting news – Two beautiful, brand-new model townhomes in St. Cloud, FL are now open! Located in the popular Gramercy Farms neighborhood, these luxurious new townhomes are priced from the $210’s and designed for your lifestyle and move-in convenience. ...



10 Ideas for Festive Holiday Home Décor

Posted On: November 22, 2019 | Categories: Design and Decorating
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If you need a little bit of jolly inspiration to get you in the decorating mood, turn on your favorite Christmas carol, grab a hot toddy, and read on for 10 ideas for festive holiday home décor! ...



The Best Halloween Décor for Your Florida Home in 2019

Posted On: October 21, 2019 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
The Best Halloween Décor for Your Florida Home in 2019

It’s officially spooky season! With Halloween near, we have a few spook-tacular tips and tricks you can use to decorate your Florida home for Halloween. ...



Transitioning Your Home Decor For Fall

Posted On: September 13, 2019 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
Transitioning Your Home Decor For Fall

The official beginning of fall is less than two weeks away and we’ve already been surrounded with all things pumpkin spice, which means it’s time to enjoy one of the most festive aspects of the season – decorating your Florida home for fall! From delicious spiced-scents to dramatic fall foliage, fall is one of my ...



Brighten Up Your Home Decor Using Yellow

Posted On: August 7, 2019 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
Brighten Up Your Home Decor Using Yellow

Florida is known as the Sunshine State, and since yellow represents sunshine, it seems like a perfect fit to incorporate this cheery color into the décor of your new Florida home! Yellow is the color most associated with happiness, optimism, and creativity, bringing attention, energy, and cheerfulness to any space it’s found in. Despite all ...



5 Ways to Keep Your Florida Home Cool This Summer

Posted On: July 3, 2019 | Categories: News | General Info | Design and Decorating
5 Ways to Keep Your Florida Home Cool This Summer

It’s July and the temperatures in central Florida are soaring! We Floridians love summer days spent in the surf and sand, al fresco dining, and frosty beverages by the pool – but it’s also nice to head indoors during the hottest times of day and get a blast of cool relief from the air conditioning! ...



New Cabinet Options to Personalize Your Florida Home

Posted On: June 19, 2019 | Categories: News | General Info | Design and Decorating
New Cabinet Options to Personalize Your Florida Home

Other than the day you close on and move into your new home, there’s no part of the homebuilding process more exciting than personalizing your dream home at the Highland Homes Personal Selection Studio! Our incredible team of expert designers will help you navigate your included and upgrade option choices to perfectly design every room ...



Home Design Showcase: Kitchen Backsplashes and Bathroom Wall Tile

Posted On: May 17, 2019 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
Home Design Showcase: Kitchen Backsplashes and Bathroom Wall Tile

When it comes to customizing your new home in Florida, the kitchen and the bathrooms are often the most personalized rooms with an array of options available from floor to ceiling and everything in between.In this Home Design Showcase, we are going to talk about wall tile. Incorporating a tile ...



Three Expert Tips for Decorating Your New Home

Posted On: April 18, 2019 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
Three Expert Tips for Decorating Your New Home

April is National Decorating Month, making this a great time to consider the décor for your new home in central Florida. Here are three top home decorating tips from home designers to help you out as you plan how you’ll decorate your dream home!1. 60-30-10 Color RuleFollowing this simple color rule ...



Home Design Showcase: Wilsonart® Countertops

Posted On: March 28, 2019 | Categories: Design and Decorating
Home Design Showcase: Wilsonart® Countertops

Building a new home in Florida means you have the opportunity to select many of the interior features and finishes that will turn a house into your dream home! Choosing the different paint colors, flooring options, and fixtures that will be used in your home is an exciting process! Over the years, ...