Experts Archive

  • Landscape architect Wendy Booth’s ‘third kid,’ Ivy Street Design, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year In the quarter-century since Wendy Booth started her landscape architecture firm out of her home […]

    The Green Team

    Landscape architect Wendy Booth’s ‘third kid,’ Ivy Street Design, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year In the quarter-century since Wendy Booth started her landscape architecture firm out of her home […]

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  • Angela Harris has built TRIO Environments into an award-winning interior design firm by pushing the envelope Playing it safe is not in Angela Harris’s DNA. As founding principal and creative […]

    Think Different

    Angela Harris has built TRIO Environments into an award-winning interior design firm by pushing the envelope Playing it safe is not in Angela Harris’s DNA. As founding principal and creative […]

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  • Barbara Sallick, cofounder of Waterworks, shares her wisdom from four decades in the business Barbara Sallick can summarize a perfect bath in one sentence: “It’s about comfort, it’s about form, […]

    Create Your Dream Bathroom

    Barbara Sallick, cofounder of Waterworks, shares her wisdom from four decades in the business Barbara Sallick can summarize a perfect bath in one sentence: “It’s about comfort, it’s about form, […]

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  • For architect Josh Rudolph, the love of design runs deep in his DNA. If anyone was ever destined to become an architect, it’s Josh Rudolph. His paternal grandfather, George Cooper […]

    Like Father, Like Son

    For architect Josh Rudolph, the love of design runs deep in his DNA. If anyone was ever destined to become an architect, it’s Josh Rudolph. His paternal grandfather, George Cooper […]

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  • Erik Barsch grew up helping his dad around the house—repair projects, working on cars—and learned to love working with his hands to create and build. “I started doing projects in […]

    Barsch Woodworks: Erik Barsch

    Erik Barsch grew up helping his dad around the house—repair projects, working on cars—and learned to love working with his hands to create and build. “I started doing projects in […]

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  • At age eight, Michelle Ku first laid eyes on House Beautiful magazine—and she was instantly hooked on interior design. In high school, she involved herself in selecting finishes throughout her […]

    KU Interior Design Michelle Ku, ASID

    At age eight, Michelle Ku first laid eyes on House Beautiful magazine—and she was instantly hooked on interior design. In high school, she involved herself in selecting finishes throughout her […]

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  • Growing up in the San Francisco Bay Area exposed Y. Rosemary “Rosie” Fivian to some of Northern California’s most dramatic architecture. Still, she entered the University of California, Berkeley, without […]

    Architect Y. Rosemary Fivian

    Growing up in the San Francisco Bay Area exposed Y. Rosemary “Rosie” Fivian to some of Northern California’s most dramatic architecture. Still, she entered the University of California, Berkeley, without […]

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  • The Colorado chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) recently anointed five “Rising Stars” in the design world. The Rising Star awards came into being in 2013 during […]

    Star Power

    The Colorado chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) recently anointed five “Rising Stars” in the design world. The Rising Star awards came into being in 2013 during […]

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  • Watching arborist Chris Strickland maneuvering among the branches of a tree that towers above the homes on quiet residential street in the Highlands is breathtaking, to say the least. It […]

    Chris Strickland

    Watching arborist Chris Strickland maneuvering among the branches of a tree that towers above the homes on quiet residential street in the Highlands is breathtaking, to say the least. It […]

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  • It might have been fate that led designer Katie Grantz to her current profession. Her mother worked with a designer, and mom’s samples became wallpaper and carpet for young Katie’s […]

    Katie Grantz

    It might have been fate that led designer Katie Grantz to her current profession. Her mother worked with a designer, and mom’s samples became wallpaper and carpet for young Katie’s […]

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