The 5 Essential Amenities of a Luxury Bathroom

What are the 5 essential amenities of a luxury bathroom? Better yet, what is considered a luxury bathroom? Last month we discussed the definition of a luxury home, which is any home that is over double the average list price in the area. A luxury bathroom is — you guessed it — a bathroom located […]


Luxury Kitchen Features & Why They’re Essential in the Bay Area

Luxury Kitchen Features & Why They’re Essential in the Bay Area


How We Choose the Best Cabinets for Your Space

Choosing the right cabinetry is an essential step to designing a functional and beautiful space. Cabinets are vital storage solutions, especially in the kitchen, bathroom, mudroom, home office, or even as a built-in feature in your family room. 


Cozy Up for Winter: Fireplace Ideas to Transform Your Home

It might still be warm out, but winter is coming! Believe it or not, now is the perfect time to redo the fireplace so it will be ready in time for those chilly evenings waiting for us just around the corner. As a focal point in your home, it deserves to shine, so get the […]


What’s Old is New Again: Modern Twists on Retro Designs

Vintage and retro styles are having a rockstar-like comeback in interior design, and there are endless ways of modernizing these elements to mesh with our present-day contemporary homes. From funky shapes to wacky walls, we discuss a few classic looks from eras past and how they can offer a classy touch of nostalgia that’s truly […]


Looking to 2019: Interior Ideas to Inspire in the New Year

With so many different interior design trends flashing across TV, social media and magazines, we understand the creative paralysis that many homeowners experience when choosing an aesthetic for their home improvement project. We often hear, “What is trending right now?” And, “What’s a look that won’t go out of style too soon?” To inspire you […]


Before and After: A Kitchen Transformation in Action

At Douglah Designs, we’re familiar with the feeling that many homeowners express: I have a space in my home that’s definitely outdated, but I don’t necessary want to do a full remodel. What are my options to give it a new look? Projects that solve these design questions pose unique and exciting challenges for our […]


Designing Your Dream Kitchen

We like to say that the kitchen is the heart of the home, that center meeting point where family and friends gather, meals are enjoyed and memories are made. With creativity and thorough planning, the kitchen can easily become your favorite room in the house! In this blog, we discuss the wide range of dream […]


Luxurious Bathrooms: Our Approach To Your Dream Oasis

At Douglah Designs, we believe that a bathroom should be a blissful sanctuary to come home to, offering a relaxing and luxurious haven to freshen up. We have experience working with hundreds of different homeowners across the Lamorinda area to design and build their dream bathrooms. We’ve outlined some of our favorite projects — from […]


Tile Design Inspiration

We could all use a little inspiration. Artistic Tile‘s Toledo Lucido waterjet marble mosaic. Walker Zanger‘s Anteak reclaimed wood mosaic. Artistic Tile‘s Opera Serenade glass blend AKDO‘s Lace Vine handmade stone mosaic.