Character

Adding Character to your Home

Many homes in the 21 century are built to be a clean slate, waiting for someone to give them a personality. The years of use, abuse, and love we continuously impact on our homes cannot be replicated, but historic building techniques can! This blog post is about faux architectural features that add character to your…

Wood Flooring

Wood Flooring that Works for You

Timeless, beautiful, and durable. Those three words sum up the characteristics and aesthetic of wood flooring. You can experience this product in many forms, shapes, colors, textures, patterns, and variations of material. So how do you know what is right for your home and lifestyle? By reading this article of course. Today’s blog post will…

Plants

The Benefits of Indoor Plants

In many ways, we take foliage for granted. We walk by it every day, step on it, and it slowly becomes a background entity on the path to our next destination. But plants have always been an important part of balance in the ecosystem, and in our homes. They keep us healthy, quiet our space, make us feel…

Wool

How to Clean a Wool Rug

  There are many intricate details that go into caring for a handcrafted item such as a wool rug. These rugs are not like a generic synthetic fiber rug that can take a lot of use and abuse. Wool rugs require tender love and care, and will reward you with their beauty and longevity. Below are some care…

Kitchen Remodel

How to Care for Granite Counters

How to Care for Granite Counters Granite has evolved from a design trend to a staple in many homes. This stone has a variety of aesthetics that fit with any style. Granite is also durable, heat resistant, semi-resistant to bacteria, and water resistant. This stone is a perfect fit for every lifestyle but does require…

Ribbon Cutting for New Office

What a night! Our office is finally done and it was a pleasure to celebrate with our new community. So many people turned out for our ribbon cutting party, and we even got to actually cut a ribbon with giant scissors! Catering was courtesy of Olivia Simpson and it was delicious as were the cupcakes and…

We Moved!

Check Out Our New Space We recently moved our office.  As you can see the Frog painting made the move with us and has found a new home. The office is still a work in progress as there are a few finishing touches that need to be completed (like hanging the doors as you can see in…

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Happy Fall-oween!

Hello! Hope everyone is enjoying this time of year as the leaves are changing to vibrant reds and oranges. Just a quick recap, our team at IYID received the Spirit Award for our Home Brew design booth! This award was selected by the Molly’s Fund Board of Directors as their overall favorite showcase. We’re very…

Our Office Has Moved!

Greetings from our new work space! We’ll sure miss our little office centrally located in the Pearl, just a block away from popular happy hour dining spots, the friendly neighbors and awesome landlord, and a pet friendly park just around the corner… But it’s time. We’ve been busting the seems in the current office with…