Bringing Nature Indoors

November 4, 2014 · Posted In: At Home, Before & After, Home, Home Improvement, OmahaHome

A homeowner with vision and great taste. An expert contractor with experienced subcontractors. A home with “great bones.” Bring them all together and you get an interior designer’s dream! The client imagined the almost 30-year-old […]

Adding Spice to a Saltbox

August 9, 2014 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, Home Improvement

This beautiful home on a tree-lined street was the perfect saltbox-style house for my transplanted client from the Northeast (where this colonial-era style is common). They loved many features of the house, but there were […]

Neutral, Natural, Notable

February 19, 2014 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, West Omaha

This west Omaha home in Five Fountains was featured in the Metro Omaha Builders Association 2007 Street of Dreams.  When the clients decided to move forward in bringing their dreams to reality with the finish […]

From Frenzied to Functional

December 23, 2013 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, Home Improvement, OmahaHome

January is Get Organized Month, so we asked local author and clutter coach, Cyndy Salzmann, to transform from frenzied to functional the tiny laundry room of a busy Elkhorn family. Salzmann is the author of […]

Living space

Beebe+Runyan Beauty

November 22, 2013 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, OmahaHome

The best in penthouse living requires the skillful acquisition of only those belongings that fit and work well within the limited parameters of one’s unit…or the selection of a designer who can magically make a […]

Re-Energized Lamp

November 14, 2013 · Posted In: Before & After, DIY Project, Home, OmahaHome

This quick and easy project will shed new light on any vintage, past-its-prime or attic-dwelling lamp! Using a good painter’s tape, protect the base and any other part of the lamp that will retain its […]

Casual Contemporary Home & Lifestyle

August 30, 2013 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, OmahaHome

A young family called the design firm, Ellen Pandorf Interior Design, to help design and furnish their new home in a western development. They wanted something elegant and ideal for entertaining friends and family, yet […]

Balance & Harmony

June 20, 2013 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, OmahaHome

As an interior designer (and a Libran), Susan T. McMannama, ASID, has always sought balance and harmony within her projects. In the case of this recent remodel of the lower level of a home in […]

Nature Chic

April 25, 2013 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, OmahaHome

With great bones and a sprawling backyard perfect for kids to play in, all this house was in need of was a little love and renovation to make it function as a home for the […]

From Average to ASID Award-Winning Design

February 25, 2013 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, OmahaHome

Do you know the feeling when you build up the courage to get a new hairstyle, and then suddenly it seems your existing wardrobe now looks tired in comparison? This, in the same sense, can […]