Everything my internship with EED has taught me over the years!

Jodi Peterman Interior Design, New Ideas, Uncategorized

I started with Elizabeth Erin Designs in October of 2018, as a senior in high school. I took part in my high schools’ School-to-Work program, which gives students the opportunity to explore a profession they are interested in, through on-the-job training at a local workplace. I was honored to be placed with Elizabeth Erin Designs and was eager to learn …

Stunning New Trends That Need to be Considered When Building/Updating Your Home

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds, Interior Design, New Ideas, Residential, Trending

When creating your dream home, whether it be a new custom build or a renovation to your existing home, there are lots of decisions to be made about the space. What do each of the space look like and how will you use them? What do you want it feel like? How trendy do you want to go?  How do …

The Surprising Reality of Home Repairs: Is HGTV Misleading People?

Jodi Peterman DIY's, How To, Interior Design, New Ideas, Residential, Uncategorized

Every person who has been through a home renovation project knows that not everything goes according to plan. Whether snags happen with installation, there are structural issues, or a surprise HVAC run in a wall that was supposed to come down-, something always complicates the process. So many people create their dream renovation plans with budgets that get swallowed up …

How To Overcome: Real and Raw Construction Problems

Elizabeth Erin Designs DIY's, How To, Interior Design, New Ideas, Residential, Tips and Tricks

Every project, no matter the size, will encounter challenges along the way. Without the proper help and full scope understanding of the project, the average overage of remodel/new construction projects tend to be 20% over original budget. We are no strangers to the problems, and solutions, during projects that we face with our clients – we even experience them ourselves! …

Home Staging vs Luxury Home Staging – The Benefits Of Choosing Luxury

Elizabeth Erin Designs Home Staging, Interior Design, New Ideas, Tips and Tricks

Not all home staging companies are created equal, which is apparent by a quick google search. Luxury home staging is a specific niche of home staging that not all stagers are experienced with. A luxury staging has the wow factor that takes your breath away and makes you want to keep looking. It is more than just decluttering and depersonalizing. …

Elizabeth Erin Deigns, Your One Stop For Quality Design, Functional OutDoor Furniture

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds, Furniture, New Ideas, Outside, Seasonal

The Best Patio Furniture To Showcase your Outdoor Living Space! It may be winter, but now is the best time to start thinking, planning and ordering your sunroom, pool and patio furniture.  Doing this now will allow enough time for it to arrive right when you can start enjoying your spaces! Depending upon your style, Elizabeth Erin Designs has you …

Feeling A Disconnect From Life Lately? Incorporate A Little Biophilic Design To Reconnect & Rejuvenate!

Jodi Peterman Interior Design, New Ideas, Residential, Tips and Tricks, Trending

Biophilic design is a new trend on the horizon that allows you to implement as many sustainable and eco-friendly aspects as you want into your spaces, while keeping your own design style.  Biophilia has been proven to reduce stress, increase memory, creativity and wellbeing. This design trend came out of necessity with everything that happened with the Pandemic and its …

Make Sure Your 2021 Starts Off On The ‘Bright’ Foot With Jewel Tone Colors!

Jodi Peterman Fun Rooms, How To, New Ideas, Tips and Tricks, Trending

Go Bold In Your Home There is no need to be reserved with your use for color when it comes to incorporating jewel tones. Don’t be afraid to incorporate daring, or large-scale items into your décor selections in those jewel tones. If your décor is currently mostly neutral, adding a jewel tone accent pillow just won’t do—consider committing to something …

Who Needs A Break? Inspiration To Create a Spa-like Master Bedroom!

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds, Fun Rooms, New Ideas, Residential, Tips and Tricks, Trending, Uncategorized

As I am asking this question, I am raising my hands, waving high in the air, and jumping up and down screaming – me, me! I know I am not the only one who needs a place to retreat to and recharge from this crazy day, week, month and year. This, coupled with the fact that we are around our …

Top 7 Tips To Sell Your House For Top Dollar

Elizabeth Erin Designs DIY's, Fun Rooms, How To, New Ideas, Residential, Tips and Tricks

First impressions are the only impression! Use these 7 tips to help you earn your client the top dollar for their property:   1. Declutter & Clean – Selling your home is essentially spring cleaning on crack. Remember all those Secret Santa gifts from last year that you didn’t do anything with? Guest what! It’s time to break those bad …