Which Home Remodel Project Has The Most Value?

Renovations and remodels add to the beauty and comfort of your home and increase its resale appeal. When you are investing in a home remodeling project, you want to make sure that the results not only elevate the functionality of your house but also add value to your home and save you money. Upon deciding that [read more…]

Forecast: 2019 Interior Design Trends with Timeless Appeal from Cambria

As we’ve mentioned previously, sometimes neutral and white just don’t cut it for your kitchen re-design. You want something with a little more character… a look that speaks to you – or to others, about who you are. If this resonates with you then you’ll enjoy reading the 2019 Interior Trends Forecast from Cambria Surfaces. [read more…]

Meet the Staff at Oceana Designs in Lakewood, NJ

Staff Members, from L to R: Heather Portaleos, Patti Zuppa, Pete Armbrust, Lizeth Alvarado, Paul Deeny, Christian Giglio If you’ve had the opportunity to work with us then you know that we do not see ourselves as just another stone supplier. We truly connect with our customers to get to know them and their needs, [read more…]

2019 Interior Design Trends

According to this article at Architectural Digest’s website we will not be continuing the neutral trend for much longer. We’ve often said how much we appreciate color & have missed that in more recent design trends. Even a lively pop focal point amongst an otherwise neutral palette helps to personalize and bring character to your [read more…]

The AD100 Design Awards

Thanks to Architectural Digest we have the AD100… an annual celebration of the best 100 people/firms in architecture and design. This years list came out yesterday and includes plenty of legends as well as some impressive newcomers. Take a look at all the results(and their outstanding work): Architectural Digest AD100

Mid Century Eclectic with PentalQuartz Countertops

After buying the property sight-unseen, Interior Designer Ana Claudia Shultz dove into a gut renovation of an original 1960’s mid-century modern home in upstate New York. The result is a lofty, modern home that riffs on traditional mid-century design and is infused with the family’s eclectic personal style. The kitchen received one of the biggest updates in the [read more…]

The Importance of the Kitchen for Holiday Entertaining

We can’t stress enough the importance of a well laid out and highly functional kitchen. One that is well thought out and includes elements to make meal preparation and entertaining that much easier can make the difference between feeling stressed or enjoying yourself with your guests during the holiday season. Take a look at what [read more…]

Selecting the Right Kitchen Backsplash

A kitchen backsplash can make all the difference in your kitchen’s décor. A backsplash for a kitchen also allows you to add your own customization and sense of style. For instance, there are several design options used in kitchen backsplash, both standard and full height. Also, a backsplash for a kitchen can be made of [read more…]