san francisco kitchen upgrade

Have you ever wanted to make a cosmetic upgrade to your home – such as a new bathroom faucet, fresh cabinet knobs, or even new modern house numbers – but you didn’t know where to shop? Perhaps you want something elevated beyond the offerings of The Home Depot, yet the word “custom” just isn’t in

Never worked with a contractor or builder before? Following our post on what to look for in an interior designer, we’ve got some more tips for you on what to look for when hiring a building contractor onto your job. We also introduce you to some Los Angeles builders working in and around Sherman Oaks

A few weeks ago, we blogged about a few chandeliers and pendants that are inspiring us right now, and we offered some tips for selecting and hanging the right fixture. This week, we continue to light up the holiday season with our other favorite type of lighting – sconces! If you find yourself not totally knowing

I bet you didn’t realize that the best time to hire an interior designer is right now! That’s right – before the holidays, not after. But with an overwhelming amount of decorators and designers to choose from, how do you know you’ve found the right one? This week, I thought I’d take some of the

It goes without saying that selecting lighting for our projects is one of the most exciting and fun parts of the job. With the variety of finishes, materials, and even bulb options, it is always amazing to see how far manufacturers will go with their creativity. Interesting light fixtures can become the focal point of

We love to talk about different finishes for a space and paint is one our favorite tools for creative finishes.  The world of paint can be an overwhelming maze of colors, shades, and catchy names. When you finally choose a color, so many factors can impact the finished look of the paint including the selected

  When the seasons change, it’s a great reminder that your interior environments could also use an update. As fall rolls in, we wanted to share some of our interior designer tips for styling and accessorizing your home. Styling a home isn’t easy but we’ll give you a peek into some of our favorite San

Coddington Design has interior design offices in San Francisco and Los Angeles which gives us access to some of the best resources for furniture, lighting, and accessories for our design projects. We recently highlighted the Hayes Valley neighborhood in San Francisco where we love to source pieces for our clients.  This week we wanted to

Tiles are tricky. There is such a wide variety of shapes, colors, textures, and finishes that it’s hard to know where to begin. Tiles can be used on walls and floors, in bathrooms and kitchens, and in any room looking to balance function with aesthetics. Here is a roundup of the tiles we often use