Category Archives: Blog

Linda Rosen Interiors Design Featured on Today Show

On October 27, 2015, The London Bathroom by Linda Rosen was featured on the Today show in the “Exposé Tuesday” segment about home makeovers with design expert Francesco Bilotto. Kathy Lee raved that the bathroom is “beautiful” and Hoda called the shower “amazing.” The dramatic reveal starts at 2:07!  

London Bathroom Remodel

Ali and Aaron love their 1936 Spanish home in Cathay Square, a historic area in Los Angeles. However, as much as they appreciated their lavender and black vintage bathroom for its nostalgic qualities, it didn’t have any modern conveniences. The pipes were old, the tiles were cracked and randomly patched, and the walls enclosing theRead More

Mike & Margot’s Bathroom Remodel

Mike and Margot purchased their first home, with two bedrooms and one bathroom, in West Los Angeles, California.  The house was built in 1939 and had original charm, but was in desperate need of a remodel with updates and comforts for a modern family. I had just six weeks to remodel the bathroom before theRead More

Removing Clutter – As Featured on iVillage

Designing and decorating one’s home can be lots of fun, but before you start, editing old possessions is critical. We all tend to hold on to sentimental items, old clothing, accessories we no longer enjoy or use, books we have read that are now just collecting dust  – the list goes on and on. OnceRead More

Before You Begin Your Kitchen Remodel – Do Your Homework!

The time has come to take the plunge and remodel your kitchen. The prospect can be daunting. Where does one begin? It’s a challenge for many people to get the kitchen remodel they dream of at a price they can afford, so planning ahead wisely and hiring the right people is critical. If there areRead More

De-Clutter and Feng Shui Your Home For 2013

2013 has arrived and what a wonderful time to bring fresh energy into your home for the New Year! Good light, fresh scents, no clutter. Here are a few simple tips for making your house a happy and more functional home, beginning with your bedroom closets and your kitchen: BEDROOM CLOSETS FENG SHUI: The general FengRead More

Contemporary-Asian Bathroom Remodel

Mary had a small powder bath, made even tinier because of a wall dividing the vanity from the water closet and shower, as well as a soffit light box over the sink. The seven foot ceiling couldn’t be raised in this two story condo, so I had to come up with a viable solution toRead More

West Los Angeles Colorful Home Remodel

Our home environment says a lot about our lives, and the character of a room depends on how its basic elements are shaped – walls, windows, architectural features, floors and ceilings. [image_frame style=”framed_shadow” align=”right” alt=”Colorful Living Room in West Los Angeles Home” title=”Colorful Living Room in West Los Angeles Home” height=”354″ width=”283″]http://lindaroseninteriors.com/wp-content/uploads/Hoffman-Living-Room.jpg[/image_frame] Whether the walls are quietlyRead More

Hiring An Interior Designer

With so many DIY websites and stores around these days, you might wonder why anyone would hire an interior designer. The fact is interior designers bring a lot of value to your home and office projects. Here’s some of the most important benefits of hiring an interior designer (this list is far from complete). [fancy_listRead More

Remodeling Without Unnecessary Stress

Sure, we all know remodeling one’s home is a daunting task, but with the help of a professional designer and a team of experienced contractors, the job can progress without turning into the nightmare many homeowners have come to dread. In fact, it can even be fun! Emily and her husband, Jim, had lived inRead More

10 Household Tips – From Storage to Candle Care to Florals

1. Remove water rings on wood tables by mixing equal amounts of mayonnaise and ashes. Make a paste, then take a soft cloth and rub gently in the direction of the wood grain. NOTE: This may not work if the stain is very old. 2. Store electrical cords in empty toilet paper rolls. 3. WashRead More

Fast, Fun, and Affordable Room Make-Overs

Want a fresh new look in your family room? It can be done in a day with new decorative sofa pillows and a quick change in accessories! Often, we can swap out family treasures from one room to the next. Sometimes, by mixing a few new pieces with things we already own is all that it takesRead More

11 Easy, Fast, High-Impact Decorating Ideas

1. Try placing some new decorative pillows on your sofa. Throw a lively shawl or throw over the back. 2. Add visual impact to shelves by placing some books upright, stacking others, and placing decorative objects on or in between. 3. Wallpaper or paint a fun color on the inside of a cabinet. 4. MoveRead More

Flooring

Necessity, practicality, and aesthetics dictate what material to use on floors and the marketplace offers endless choices. Hardwood provides some incomparable qualities. It’s natural, attractive, warm and easy to maintain, giving any home’s décor a rich and distinctive feel, while increasing resale value. Hardwood flooring helps create a healthy home environment by eliminating the allergens associated with dust-trapping carpet.Read More

Light Up Your Life

Choosing the appropriate lighting for a room involves striking a balance between function and design. There are three main types of lighting: general, task, and accent. General Lighting General is for everyday, overall use. With the use of dimmers, recessed ceiling lights can go from bright light to mood light. Task Lighting Task light illuminates areasRead More

Remodeling Your Home: Things To Consider

A monumental decision: Should we move or should we remodel? You like your neighborhood. You have friends who live nearby. Your house is basically sound and well built. And, from a financial stand point, it might make more sense to stay put and remodel. Before you make a decision, ask yourself these questions: What doRead More

Furniture Layout Plan

Well-designed floor plans are critical to the success of a room. Furniture that’s arranged properly can maximize square footage, downplay architectural drawbacks, and function for a variety of activities. A small space can look cozy; a large space can feel more intimate. Traffic will flow easily, and the room will be functional and inviting. LookRead More

The Importance of Color to Interior Design

The quickest, the most dramatic, and the most reasonable way in which to create instant change in a room is through the use of color. A fresh coat of paint will instantly revitalize an interior, camouflage cosmetic problems, and minimize architectural defects. Paint can completely change the atmosphere of a room, establish harmony within aRead More

Inspiration for Designing a Home You Love

The inspiration for decorating a home can come from any number of sources: Perhaps a hotel you stayed in — a home you visited — a photograph that caught your eye in a book or magazine — a color combination that appealed to your senses. I begin every project with a focal point such asRead More

How To Organize Your Home

A common complaint amongst my clients is too much clutter. So what’s causing this problem that seems to plague so many people and, more importantly, what’s the solution? Here’s my take on organization: People often just toss things in their closets and garages without any sense of order or design. Before long, it all piles up,Read More