Tag Archives: Design

Fixing mistakes made over the decades….another Glen Ridge NJ faded lady!

  Today we purchased this faded lady, located in historic Glen Ridge NJ!  The GreenRose Design, Landscape and Fine Homes Teams will again be coordinating their talents to transform it into a modern “vintage” home with 6 bedrooms, including a large master suite, 4 full baths, a modern & large new kitchen and all modern […]

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In Home Renovation, A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words!

Hello to our Faithful Followers as well as Newcomers to our blog alike! I hope you are all sticking to your New Year’s Resolutions this 3rd week into the New Year!  One of ours here at GreenRose Fine Homes was to increase our Speed and Resourcefulness with regard to our creative process. As those of […]

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Eve Ashcraft will help you flex your color muscle

People love color, but they’re scared of color.  Even the thought of a room somehow turning out too blue, too green, too anything, is enough to send us scurrying to a therapist.  Well, here she is, Eve Ashcroft.  She paints the walls of her home on a rotating schedule, which is basically any time she […]

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Architectural and Design Inspiration

Last weekend, we had the very special opportunity to attend a Surprise 90th Birthday Party for our dear friend, Dorothy Chapootian, at the GreenTree Country Club in New Rochelle, NY.  Yes, that’s right, 90th!  And she doesn’t look it at all.  What a spectacular setting at which to host this very special event for this wonderfully energetic, perpetually […]

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More info on Staging

When we staged our recent renovation on Glen Ridge we were sold on the idea that staging would add a “Wow” factor to the previously run-down property. As you can see from previous posts, our staging includes curtains, furniture, art and floor coverings. Listening to our realtor for feedback on the staging has been eye […]

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Staging the Living Room

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Baby’s Room and 3rd Floor Loft Bedroom Complete

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Master Bedroom and Guest Bedroom Renovation Complete

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More thoughts on rehab design

Check out the transformation of the kitchen, dining room and study. The space has been significantly opened up, letting in more light and allowing for easy traffic flow. It’s a perfect example of how subtle architectural changes can yield big returns.

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Renovation design tips revealed!

We’d like to show through these next series of videos, how we came up with the design decisions that really make this house renovation a success.  Our first two videos feature the new, inviting entrance to our Adams Place Project. We hope you take away some design ideas for your next project!

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