News & Observer: This Designer Has Plenty of Pro Tips for Home Makeovers

by Lisa Stewart 10 Oct 2017

Plus Lisa’s “must haves” for building and remodeling your Raleigh home.

And why should I hire an interior designer?


Hiring an interior designer can give you that divine dwelling you’ve dreamed of and provide more value for your money. And there’s no need to stress about cost: consulting fees are typically 1 to 1.5 percent of the total project cost. By engaging an interior designer before construction starts, as my client did in this project, you’ll end up with a design you’ll love for years to come with minimal extra investment.

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Lisa Stewart is an interior designer serving the Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, NC.

Lavish Bath Remodels to Love

by Lisa Stewart 6 Oct 2017

Luxury interior design bath tile for less in Raleigh.

This stunning marble bath remodel features Marvel Calacatta Extra Bath Porcelain Tile from the Mosaic Showroom in Raleigh. It’s reasonably priced and installs beautifully. Shown here, the largest tiles are 18 x 36 when installed with grout. The luxurious look of imported Italian marble is astounding and can be yours for less than you might think! 

Below, these 4 x 8 Mirage Privilege porcelain tile wall slabs create an upscale statement but cost less than real stone options. If you like a grand palatial look, this one’s for you. It also can be found at the Mosaic Showroom.

Lisa Stewart is an interior designer serving the Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, NC.