Category: Inside and Out

The homeowner mixed shiny elements with soft colors to create an elegant spa. (Submitted photo)

Column: Create a spa with bling

Commentary by Randy Sorrell Shiny and bling aren’t always associated with luxury spa bathroom descriptions, but this Carmel homeowner confidently knew that when styled with soft colors and elegant elements … spa would prevail....

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Column: Bathed in luxury

Commentary by Randy Sorrell Style, modern, luxury spa and elegance best describe this graciously sized master bathroom remodel.  It is a result of careful planning, strong influence from the homeowners refined taste and a...

Outdoor fire features can provide entertainment. (Submitted photo)

Column: Fire features attract guests

Commentary by Randy Sorrell Outdoor fire features are magnets for entertainment. They bring people together and provide an excuse for fun. They develop stories, offer warmth and fuel impromptu episodes of fun. Most would...

With this patio, solutioneering was used to transform and design the space with pavers. (Submitted photo)

Column: Retrofitting and ‘solutioneering’

Commentary by Randy Sorrell “Solutioneering” and retrofitting continues to drive our consumer mindset, which provocatively fuels the design/build process of incredible outdoor living spaces. We dig these conversations because it spurs forward-thinking creativity, all...

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Column: Fire your imagination

Commentary by Randy Sorrell The variety of fire features we are designing and installing is creatively endless and limited only by imaginations and budget. Size, shape, form, function and material selection prompt this fun-centric...

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Column: A gathering place

Commentary by Randy Sorrell This micro view of a master project consumed four months of installation and resulted in an incredible backyard living space with all the amenities. It now serves as the families’...

Part of the finished product. (Submitted photo)

Column: Design and materials matter

Commentary by Randy Sorrell “Help” the amused client managed when we first spoke about her vision for a back yard living space. Laughing (it’s contagious, you know), I wondered what prompted her plea. She...