Welcome to Better Living
We offer a wide range of interior decorating and design services including space planning, design packages, color consulting, painting services, and a vast array home furnishings. Are you frustrated with the look and feel of your home? Do you have trouble figuring out how to make your home feel welcoming and look great? Do you feel overwhelmed with the process of selecting all the fabrics, choosing the best furniture pieces for your space or picking the best colors? Do you want to live and entertain in a space that reflects the real you? I can help! Give me a call.Learn More
Areas We Serve
Northern Virginia Area including:
Haymarket, Warrenton, Gainesville, Nokesville, Marshall, Middleburg, Aldie, Centreville, Culpeper, Manassas, Leesburg, Fauquier County, Prince William County
I have a system that will take you step by step from start to finish in creating your own beautiful home without the stress and frustration of trying to do it all on your own. It all begins with a short phone call that will get us going down the path of creating the home of your dreams!
"Cheryl helped us transform our main living spaces into beautiful, updated and functional spaces that captured both mine and my husband's tastes. Cheryl delivered on all aspects of the project. She broke it into manageable phases and she helped us love our home again!! A 10 out of 10!!" ~ Tricia, George Mason Mortgage
“You are easy to work with, do lovely work and make it very convenient. Thanks for everything. We’re really enjoying our reupholstered sofa our window treatments!” ~ Leeann, Bethesda
Latest From The Blog
Before & After Bedroom
Guest Room Make-over This guest room could use some serious pampering. It was primarily used for storage, and them quickly cleared up to accommodate guests. I can imagine that the guest would not feel very welcome in this room. It’s bare and lacking warmth and color. After adding a warm paint color, custom draperies with a red banding on the leading edge, bedding, art, and some custom pillows, this room will now say welcome to any guest!
How do you get stunning rooms?
How do you get stunning rooms? You won’t believe the finishing touch that draperies and valances will make in your rooms. Find out for yourself with our March special – 1/2 price design appointment ($75 per room – refunded toward purchase) and 10% off fabrics. Let us help you create your stunning rooms. Call or email today!
Color Consult Special
Not sure where to start to get a fresh new look? During the month of February 2017 we are running special pricing on color consulting! For many people, getting the right color is a huge challenge. After all, color can play a big role in changing the look and feel of your home. Do your rooms look like these pictures? Color swatches taped to all your walls? Maybe it’s time to get the help of a professional. Five rooms or five colors for $329. Call today! 703-909-9013 Happy decorating!
Table Lamps To Upgrade Your Style
Table lamps are a great way to update your home. (See an offer below) Changing out the lighting can make a big difference in appearance and bring your style into the now! Below are lamps that would work for someone interested in contemporary or mid-century modern style. The lamps below are statement lamps. They are meant to bring a pop of color or pizzaz to your table top. Because table lamps are essentially at eye level they are a way to get a lot of design bang for your buck! The lamps below can add glamour or […]
Complications of Color
Color. Everyone wants to know what color to paint their rooms. Answering that is not as easy as just saying blue or yellow. Trying to find “the” color is a struggle that many homeowners have. So much so that they are frozen in indecision. When picking a color, the question to ask is “what feeling do you want the room to have?”. Calm, peaceful, or serene are good descriptions for a bedroom. I don’t know any adults that want to have a bedroom described as vibrant, exciting, bold. Children on the other hand love these exciting colors for their spaces. Play […]