The housing market is crazy! If you’re getting ready to sell your home, renovation decisions should be smart ones that will sell your home quickly and bring the best price. I’m here to help you! Smart Kitchen and Bath Upgrades Last time I gave you some tips for refreshing your home in general: fresh paint, […]

  Today’s volatile home market is creating anxiety not only for buyers (“Is this a good time to buy?”) but for potential sellers (“Is my home going to bring what I need to relocate?) I’m here for you sellers with some renovation ideas that will help you showcase your home’s best features and benefit from […]

Welcome to my home! I am so excited to give you a tour of my beautiful, family-oriented space. This cottage was built in 1926 and we loved the charm and history! We renovated the kitchen and restored and updated many of the rooms to improve the flow and livability. Behind the pastel colored drywall was […]

Catch my new YouTube design and decor channel, Real Life Design With Courtney Warren! I’m filming lots of fun and helpful content about all things decor and design!  Today we’re talking RENO , and I don’t mean Nevada.  I mean renovation projects that help bring the best return on investment when you sell your home. […]

I promised you I’d come back with more pix of my client’s new build and how we helped them take it from “OK, it’s done” to “Oh, wow, I’m in LOVE with my new home!” Today’s the day! The spaces were good, but lacked personality and finishing. I previously showed you the living room changes. […]

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When D Magazine consulted me about kitchen design tips, I was only too happy to spill! Read about it here. As the article noted, kitchens really do help sell houses, so it’s always wise to invest in your kitchen. But whether you’re selling or staying, you should spend your kitchen money wisely. My #1 tip […]

The newest issue of Better Homes and Gardens’ Best of Flea Market Style magazine will be out on April 12–and I’m so jazzed to tell you this “Junk Queen” is featured in its pages for a SECOND TIME!  I was scouted three years ago by BHG editors and our previous home was the subject of an amazing spread in […]

FRIENDS, DON’T MISS IT–I’M FEATURED IN THIS MONTH’S ISSUE OF Cottages and Bungalows!  And it’s just one of THREE magazines features I have coming out this spring! I’m incredibly grateful for the recognition my design work is bringing! If you’d like to talk with me about a design project you have in mind, see the link […]

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 Did you know? November is Courtney Warren Home birthday month! Did you see last week’s before and after? Let’s continue the celebration! I have more of my favorite client before-and-after transformations to show you! Hands down, here’s my favorite before and after project. THIS lovely, light-filled dining and family gathering spot…  …previously was THIS! (Actually, this […]

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Home plans these days mostly renounce galley kitchens for the “open concept” kitchen with an island.  But say you love your home, galley kitchen and all, and want to stay in it. Short of a TV network magic wand “Hey, let’s move your kitchen to THIS part of the house!” -kind of change (read $$$$), […]