Author Archives: duffekdesign

The Importance Of Light In Design

Have you ever noticed that being in a place with well-lit and inviting light uplifts [...]

What Clean Air Does For Your Home 

Figuring out when to sweep and dust our home is easy but realizing when the [...]

Clean Water In Your Home 

Water is one of the most basic yet essential resources that anyone needs for survival. [...]

Color Theory In Interior Design 

Designing our home is a lot more than furniture, drapery, and artwork. Whether shifting into [...]

Laguna Beach Interior Designer Changes Lives Through Design With Purpose, a 501(C)3

Take a look at the walls in your room. What do they make you feel? [...]

What Is Trauma-Informed Design?

You might be wondering how trauma is related to design. With the emergence of trauma-informed [...]

The Importance of Biophilic Design 

Whether a swim in the ocean or a walk through the forest, nature never fails [...]

Simple Habits For Creating A Purified Home 

Considering the time we spend in our home, keeping it clean and purified should be [...]

A Toxin-Free Environment For Your Home

When moving toward a healthier lifestyle, we prioritize our diet, mental health, and physical health, [...]

Create Your Perfect Self-Care Space At Home

Wondering how to create your perfect self-care space at home? No, we are not addressing [...]

The Psychology of Interior Design

Have you ever walked into a cozy restaurant and felt instantly at home? Or checked [...]

Kitchen Styles to Consider for Your New Home

Let’s talk kitchen styles! When you move into a new property, the kitchen is often [...]


        If the pandemic taught us anything, it’s that we turn to our homes first to [...]

Kitty Corners and Dog Days: Pets and Interior Design

From sly Sylvester to affable Snoopy, pets complete the picture of a happy household. Keeping [...]

Travel Tales: Bringing a Piece of the Globe Into Home Interiors

In the past year, the world came to a grinding halt as plans, travel, and [...]

Staying Organized: A Review of Houzz Pro

At Duffek Design, our concept-driven design solutions embrace an integrated approach and present authentic stories [...]

Home Improvement Tips For The New Year

During this uncertain COVID time, we want to welcome the New Year more than ever [...]

The New Home Office

We have recently borne witness to a paradigm shift in the office culture. With the [...]

Summertime Blues

 We absolutely love being a part of the Laguna Beach community and especially love celebrating [...]

The Role of Art in Interior Design

Art Thеrару came іntо еxіѕtеnсе іn the mіddlе оf thе 20th сеnturу. It is bаѕеd [...]

Role of Nature in Interior Design

“Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you”.  – Frank [...]

Sustainability in Interior Design for Residential Spaces

Our homes are оurѕ havens, our рlасе fоr relaxation and соmfоrt аwау from the hustle [...]

The Power of a Healing Environment

5 Simple Tips for Creating a Healing Environment at Home Did you know that yоur [...]

Interior Design for Summer Tips

With the arrival of summer comes the opportunity to revitalize your home with new design [...]

Hiring an Architect vs. an Interior Designer

When you are planning a large scale renovation, there are many choices available when choosing [...]

How to Find Interior Inspiration For Your Home

Taking on an interior design project can be a huge undertaking. It can be especially [...]

How to Choose Original Art For Your Home

Designing your home can be an exciting and fun challenge for you to take on [...]

Spatial Design and Your Home

Designing for a home environment can be a challenge when you are trying to achieve [...]

Questions to Ask Your Next Interior Designer

Choosing the right interior designer is the first step in the design process.  It can [...]

Interior Spaces and Environments

When it comes to planning interior spaces, you want that environment to reflect the people [...]

Interior Principles For Spring

With Spring quickly approaching, now is the best time to start planning for how to [...]

Interior Design Trends 2019

The start of a new year signals the beginning of another 12 months of new [...]

Laguna Beach Interior Designer

In the world of design, knowing what type of environment you are designing and for [...]

Laguna Beach Designer

We’re a few months into 2019 through the year quickly approaching spring, which is a [...]

Coastal Remodeling Tips

Coastal style design and décor is loved by almost everyone.  It reminds us of the fun [...]

Interior Design in Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach is a beautiful place to live, and we want to make sure your [...]

Kitchen Makeover Tips

Are you tired of your kitchen?  Do you need a new look?  Makeover your kitchen [...]

5 Tips to Find Inspiration Before Your Next Home Improvement Project

A house is simply a building before you buy it; it becomes a home once [...]

Here Are Your Top 6 Interior Design Tips For Summer 2018

Summertime!  The best time of the year. Maybe I’m a little bias since I was [...]

Getting Into The Mindset of an Interior Designer

Interior designers work hard to devise the perfect interior for their clients.  It takes inspiration [...]