Blog Category: Design and Decorating

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, ...



7 Ways to Freshen your Home for Spring

Posted On: March 20, 2019 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
7 Ways to Freshen your Home for Spring

The winter blues are over, and today officially marks the beginning of spring!If you are ready to bring the sights and scents of spring into your Florida home, here are seven ideas to get started as you freshen up your home for springtime.1. Bring Spring Inside — Nothing says spring like beautifully ...



Home Design Showcase: Painted Cabinets

Posted On: February 22, 2019 | Categories: News | Design and Decorating
Home Design Showcase: Painted Cabinets

Kitchens and bathrooms are two rooms in your home with perhaps the most versatility in design with a wide array of options for cabinets, countertops, flooring, lighting, wall tile, faucets, and more. Cabinets are seen as the built-in furnishings in the kitchen and bath, and set the foundation for ...