Benefits of Having a Kitchen Island

The kitchen island has become an essential part of many kitchens. Not only can it provide an attractive and stylish centerpiece for any home but there are plenty of practical reasons why having one is beneficial. From extra storage space to improving overall functionality, adding an island into your kitchen can take mealtimes (and social … read more “Benefits of Having a Kitchen Island”

Exploring the Most Popular Kitchen Layouts

A well-planned kitchen is essential for cooking delicious meals and creating memorable moments with loved ones. Whether you have a large space to work with, or something more intimate, there’s sure to be the perfect layout out there to suit your lifestyle needs. From cozy galley kitchens that draw on storage solutions of the olden … read more “Exploring the Most Popular Kitchen Layouts”

Designing the Perfect Bedroom Retreat

Your bedroom is a personal oasis and should be designed with both comfort and style in mind. Whether you’re looking to create a tranquil retreat or an inviting seating area, designing a bedroom can be overwhelming at first. That’s why we’ve created this comprehensive guide on how to design your dream bedroom retreat. From choosing … read more “Designing the Perfect Bedroom Retreat”

Simple Ways to Refresh Your Home for Fall

As the leaves start to change and the air gets crisper, it’s time to bid farewell to summer and welcome fall, the season for cozy sweaters, warm cider, and pumpkin everything. The transition to this cozy season is a great time to refresh your home – but it doesn’t mean you have to spend a … read more “Simple Ways to Refresh Your Home for Fall”

Work from Home in Style

A home office has quickly become a must-have item on our homebuyers’ wish lists. Many people are looking for a dedicated space to work from home either as part of running a business, remote working, or even to just pay bills and manage the household or have a space set aside for a hobby. Oftentimes, … read more “Work from Home in Style”

Cozy Home Essentials for Your New Home This Winter

In the Northwest, fall is a beautiful time of year and we’re already starting to feel a chill in the air, which means winter is just around the corner. With cooler months ahead, we know that you’re likely to spend more time indoors where it’s warm and comfortable. Here are some of our favorite cozy … read more “Cozy Home Essentials for Your New Home This Winter”

What Are the Stages of New Home Construction?

If you’re thinking about building a new home, you’re probably curious about the different stages of new home construction. What can you expect throughout the process? When will your home be finished? When you work with Simplicity Homes, here’s a look at what you can expect along the way. Stage 1 – Foundation The first … read more “What Are the Stages of New Home Construction?”

Part 2: Tips on Choosing the Perfect Color Palette

Decorating a brand new home can seem complicated, even for the most creative among us. And one of the most challenging parts of decorating is choosing a color palette, especially if you want a different color to pop in each room of your home. But before you throw in the towel and hire a professional … read more “Part 2: Tips on Choosing the Perfect Color Palette”

Part 1: Tips on Choosing the Perfect Color Palette

Moving into a brand new home is very exciting. Not only do you have the opportunity to enjoy a dream living space complete with your favorite features and the latest appliances, but you’re also looking forward to decorating your new walls and living area. Here are some helpful tips for choosing the perfect color palette. … read more “Part 1: Tips on Choosing the Perfect Color Palette”

Interior Design Trends for 2018

Part of the joy of moving into a brand new, never-been-lived-in, home is the interior decorating that comes after moving in. If you are building or moving into a new home in 2018, and are looking for new, creative interior design ideas, then we have some popular trends to keep in in mind. Copper and … read more “Interior Design Trends for 2018”