Pennsylvania Needs Credentialed Interior Designers

Posted on 3/10/2016 by Mark Anstis Pennsylvania does not have a credentialing process for standardizing the title “interior designer.”  This leaves consumers and designers exposed and unprotected. The IDLCPA has introduced PA SB 1021 to establish a title of “Credentialed Interior Designer” so that consumers and designers know there is a standard of knowledge, training and experience they can expect. Read More

Painting Tips: Tricks of the Trade

Posted on 1/18/2016 by Mark Anstis Painting is an easy and relatively inexpensive way to completely transform a room. I’ve been self-medicating with it for sixteen years. I recently had some friends ask me for some tips. So here are some of my favorite painting tips. Read More

Exhausting! How to buy a bathroom fan.

Posted on 1/1/2016 by Mark Anstis A bathroom fan’s primary purpose is to remove the moisture-laden air from your bathroom. It also has the added benefit of removing unpleasant odors. A bathroom fan is not a luxury item. Read More

All Light Is Not Created Equal

Posted on 12/28/2015 by Mark Anstis Light is a wonderful thing. I love light. I like things to be bright. Darkness is dingy and depressing to me. But buying light is frustrating. Each company labels their light bulbs differently. So, it’s difficult to get the same quality of light if you’re switching brands or types of bulb. Read More