Interior Design

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Meet Our New Design Assistant

PATRICE MENDELSON INTERIOR DESIGN ASSISTANTBorn and raised in upstate New York, Patrice’s love for interior design and art started at a young age.  After college, she began her career in the art world, working both in the showroom and retail realms.  After raising her children, and earning her degree in...

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Designing Fabulous Outdoor Spaces

With all this amazing summer weather we have been having, how can you create an outdoor that is as inviting and beautiful as your interiors?First, determine how you want to use your outdoor space.  Do you want to dine al fresco with your family?   Entertain friends?  Cozy up around...

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Meet Tran + Thomas’ New Designer, Mandy Bridges

Mandy Bridges Senior Interior Designer, Commercial Over the past 11 years, Mandy has worked on corporate, retail, healthcare, and educational projects, which brings a different perspective and a lot of experience to Tran + Thomas. To Mandy, design is not only creating an innovative, efficient, and beautiful space, but building relationships...

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Proof Great Interior Design Is Life-Changing! FOX 4 Podcast

It’s fascinating the power of interior design. Here are some amazing facts including a study by Harvard that proved the popular open office concept (meant to encourage employees to collaborate) actually reduces collaboration by 70 percent!Plus more interesting facts on design. Good interior design can be life changing!

James Lavoy (left) and Rick Forner (right) from Forner-Lavoy. Love these guys. They build beautiful custom homes right here in Kansas City

Meet the Founders of Forner-Lavoy Home Builders

Tran + Thomas has worked with James Lavoy and Rick Forner on two new construction homes and enjoyed every minute of it!  James and Rick are so professional and do a beautiful job. Their skills are amazing and we love how they met each other... Rick built James' custom...