Updating your front entry can be an after thought. This remodel was very straight forward, we needed to bring the ceiling down a bit by enlarging the area with lighting. We staggered three of the same size fixtures at different heights and installation locations. We also selected a fixture where the glass […]
In all the hustle and bustle of the season, along with the normal every day life of work and family, I find myself reflecting on what really matters, at least to me, and having what I call “holiday mindfulness”. It’s been a great year for Payte Miller Interiors, lots of forward moving growth, exciting projects, great […]
6 keys ways to insure hospitality design is profitable is important to your return business as a designer. Listen to your client first and foremost!
Check out this months issue in the SD Design “The Official ASID CA San Diego Magazine Issue #3” where I published article: 6 ways hospitality designers create profitable spaces. You […]
I attended the BD West Fashion Challenge last Wednesday hosted by NEWH at Fluxx in the downtown Gaslamp District of San Diego. https://www.boutiquedesignwest.com/fashionchallenge
There were designers and vendors from all over the country attending this event, quite an impressive group. This year, there were 18 participating firms, a bit more than the last two years combined. The BD […]
We are in the midst of installing a new office in San Marcos for one of our favorite clients, Apollo Communications. My aunt Debbie is in town visiting and she’s helping us get it all wrapped up. Considering hiring her for future installs!
The stone has been installed so we can determine if we like the fireplace without a mantle, a 5″h wood block stained a bit darker than the beams. Cabinets are stained as well. Can’t decide…will keep you posted!
Ever wondered how the pros get faux succulents to “round” up and look so real in a low planter like the one we specified here? Magic! Not really, but it’s called Rapid Expanding Foam (see attached picture). You can purchase it at any hardware store like Ace Hardware for roughly $5.99 for one 12 ounce […]
Payte Miller Interiors has been working with Positano, a conversion community in downtown La Jolla on a wide range of interior and exterior renovations. We are in the process of having the building professionally photographed but for now, here are the before and afters of what we’ve done so far.
The lobby, of which these images […]
NOOK BEFORE-what to do? SEAT & TABLE installed yesterday. The bench was custom made by El Portal who also fabricated the chrome feet. The bench wraps the corner and is flush with the kitchen cabinet on the left. The upholstered seats on the bench are fixed, allowing the wood veneer exposure at the ends and in […]
Payte Miller Interiors services all types of projects, large or small. We’ve been working closely with a residential owner who has a beautiful three story walk-up style condo in a popular, urban part of San Diego. We achieved this classic yet contemporary, mid-century modern influenced furnishings package by having the sofa, club chair and ottoman […]
Great things are happening in the world of design and we always want to give credit where credit is due. Innovation, creative thinking and unconventional approaches are all traits we admire here at PMI and one company in particular caught our eye in the February 12th, 2014 Business Insider article featuring Homepolish.
Thanks to pioneers like Google […]