Laurie Heffernon
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Before photo of Bathroom Design Framingham MA
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Bathroom Design Framingham MA - AFTER

Bathroom design, Framingham MA.
This bathroom was treated to a custom window treatment and some freshly framed prints of a favorite vacation.

Before Home Office design in Sudbury MA
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Home office design in Sudbury MA
Home office design, Sudbury MA.
The first order of business in designing this home office was to add built-in bookcases in the awkwardly deep nooks.
Home Office Sudbury MA - before
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Home Office Sudbury MA Desk view - after
Home office design, Sudbury MA.
We designed around the client’s office furniture but added drama to the walls and ceiling with new paint. New purchases were the luxurious oriental rug and a comfy chair, along with custom window treatments.
Family Room Design Sudbury MA
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Family Room Design - AFTER
Family room design, Sudbury MA.
This oversized family room was a challenge because the fireplace was in the center and the TV was in a built-in at the side of the room. The homeowners wanted new furnishings and a more functional layout. We created a “TV watching” side of the room and a sitting area, where 4 chairs sit in a conversation group. New custom window treatments added the final touch. The furniture was purchased from Arhaus.
Small Bathroom Renovation Framingham MA
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Small Bathroom Renovation in Framingham, MA
Bathroom renovation, Framingham MA.
A complete gut was needed for this tiny 1960 bathroom. The tile wainscoting and loud wallpaper made the room feel even smaller.
Guest Bedroom Design in Sudbury MA
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Guest Bedroom Design after photo
Bedroom design, Sudbury MA.
After adding new furniture and changing the wall color the client wanted to keep her quilt. We found a fun orange fabric for the windows with circles in the design to play on the circles in the quilt!
Bathroom Design for Elder
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Bathroom Renovation for Elder
Bathroom renovation, Marlborough MA.
This tiny 1960s bathroom needed a gut job too! It also needed a walk-in tub for the elderly homeowner.
Family Room Design in Framingham MA
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Family Room after Design work in Framingham MA
Family room design, Framingham MA.
What do you do when you have no other place for the TV but over the fireplace and you don’t want to look at it? We designed a TV cabinet that looks like it has always been there!
Marlborough MA design living room before
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AFTER design work on Marlborough MA living room
Living room design, Marlborough MA.
This client wanted a new look with the current carpeting. We decided to reupholster the large sofa but everything else had to go. Even though we purchased the chairs from Mitchell Gold and Bob Williams, we purchased them COM (Customer’s Own Material) so that we could provide the client an in-home shopping experience for all the fabrics right in her room, where we knew how the light would affect the colors.
Norhtborough Living Room Design before
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Northborough Design Living Room After
Living room design, Northborough MA.
The living room in this brand new house with lots of windows was smaller than my client thought and had no perfect place for the TV. We arranged her furniture, and purchased two chairs. The custom window treatments in a deep burgundy added height and warmth to this now cozy, but functional, living room.
Marlboro MA Bathroom Renovation Before
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Marlboro MA Bathroom Renovation After
Bathroom renovation, Marlborough MA.
You only get a peek at this full bathroom renovation. The 4” deep medicine cabinets provide ample storage, and are electrified, so that hair dryers can be hidden out of sight. The counters are Silestone, which is perfect for bathrooms.
Music Room design before
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Music Room Design after
Music room design, Orange MA.
This client inherited a beautiful Victorian and wanted to modernize it in order to put her stamp on it. We stripped the wallpaper and carefully stored the curtains handmade by the client’s mother. This front room in the house became a light and airy music room.
Victorian Living Room Design before
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Victorian Living Room Design after
Living room design, Orange MA.
This room in the same house shed its wallpaper and curtains too. New furniture purchased from Ethan Allen included 2 leather recliners that fit right in to the lighter style we created.
Kitchen dining area before staging
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After staging with homeowner’s furnishings and a new countertop and wood blinds
Kitchen staging, condo, Cambridge MA.
This kitchen area needed is staged so it does not scream “more storage is needed”. New counters, new blinds, and a pendant from IKEA are installed to elevate the feel.
Living Room before staging
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After staging with no new purchases
Living room staging, Sudbury MA.
This living room had no personality and too much furniture. Not wanting buyers to think it was too small, we staged it by removing a piece of the sectional, exposing the beautiful floors, and buying a pair of sheers and a few pillows from Bed Bath and Beyond to add hominess.
Living room before after-move arrangements
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After move-in arranging and a few new accessories
Living room, redesign, condo, Holliston MA.
What do you do when the former owner’s expensive formal window treatments don’t go with your beach style furnishings? For this living room we purchased a rug from Pottery Barn with all the same colors to pull the eye down. New coffee and side tables, also from Pottery Barn, completed the look.
Dining Room before staging
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Dining Room after staging
Dining room redesign, Wellesley MA.
The owner of this room was thrilled with this redesign since nothing needed to be purchased.
Before staging dining area
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After staging with rented furnishings, a new floor, and paint
Dining area design, Framingham MA.
New wood flooring, a fun green paint, and a contemporary dining set knocked the socks off this homeowner.
Before bathroom staging
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After staging, by stripping the wallpaper and choosing a beautiful paint.
Bathroom freshening, Lincoln MA.
This low budget bathroom makeover involved stripping the wallpaper and adding fresh paint.
Before decorating bedroom
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After decorating, by stripping the wallpaper, painting, adding a new rug and new window treatments
Bedroom design, Sudbury MA.
Eventually you have to replace dated carpeting even if it is perfectly clean! For this bedroom we added custom window treatments, and a new chair slipcover. Stripping the wallpaper and adding fresh paint came before redesigning the furniture layout.
Before staging small family room
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Family room after staging
Living room redesign, Wayland MA.
This redesign for a living room brought the focus back to the fireplace. The TV is now behind the camera.
Living room before staging
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After staging with new paint color
Living room redesign, Sudbury MA.
Just because the furniture fits on the wall space does not mean it looks good! The only thing new to this room is the paint color and the blue pillows. Decorating does not have to cost a boat load of money!
Aerial of living room before redesign
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After redesign with homeowner’s furnishings
Log cabin living room redesign, Winchester MA.
"Can you decorate a log cabin?" the client asked. This room was a challenge because of lack of symmetry with windows and doors. We redesigned the layout and all that was needed when we left was a larger rug!
Sitting area before redesign
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After redesign with homeowner’s furnishings
Living room redesign, Wayland MA.
This was the second floor of a condo with floor to ceiling windows facing a forest. Redesigning the layout to expose them completely, made the room all about the view. The sofa and loveseat now face each other.
Office before redesign
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Office after redesign with owner's furnishings
Home office redesign, Hudson MA.
A bit of organization was needed for this home office. We added a low budget folding table to create workspace, but everything else was already in the home.
Office before redesign
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Office after redesign with owner's furnishings
Business office redesign, Marlborough MA.
If you want to encourage businesses to join your organization and pay dues, an "in control of things" and "power" environment should greet them when they visit. Simple changes like repositioning the desk to face the entrance and removing clutter create "power" perceptions.
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