To make a model home stand out, the designer must harness the power of the powder room. It may be a small space, but it’s potential impact is mighty! Read more on how our designers harness the power of the model powder room to help homes sell. 

Lighting Design & Mood

Now that it is officially fall, the days are getting shorter and darker. The change in light can wreak havoc on our sleep schedules and moods. However, with good interior design, we can help rooms and moods feel bright and cheery even in the darkest of days. Read how here.



As fall approaches, the idea of curling up with a good book is sounding more and more enticing. And what better read than an inspirational book on interior design? This site shares a list of wonderful reads. Some are aspirational and ambitious, while some are along the lines of “eye candy.” Another good inspirational browse? Why that would be our Instagram feed of course! (We couldn’t resist.)

Have you subscribed to our YouTube channel yet? We’ve been adding new install videos as well as new installments of our video series entitled “Design Minute with LD & Co.” These are short, informative sound bites with various members of the LD & Co design team in which we will be sharing interior design tips, model merchandising ideas, ways to improve the designer/builder relationship, and even some behind the scenes stories. We hope these will be of value to home builders and developers alike.New videos will be released periodically so be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel  so you’ll never miss a new release!

Another sneak peek at a recent install. We can’t wait to share the professional photos when they are available. In the meantime, please enjoy this short video showing our designers hard at work taking a clubhouse design from concept to reality in a 55+ active adult community in Ohio.


From cave dwellings and tree houses to soccer-ball-shaped shelters, toilet-shaped homes, and crazy castles, this article just goes to show you that the old saying “one man’s treasure can be insane” holds true. Ok so maybe we are paraphrasing a bit. However, this site does show you that beauty, function, and desirability are in the eye of the beholder.