Designing with Debbie

Lumber Costs Skyrocket

As the price of lumber rises, so does the market value of the average new multifamily home. According to Random Lengths, there has been a 130% increase since mid-April, which translates to over $6K in market value as of August 21st, 2020. Prices continue to rise even after stats are ran. ‘The price of the […]

Illuminating Change

Ready for the Fall season, but not entirely ready to let go of Summer? Sherwin Williams new August Color of the Month- Perle Noir is here to ease you into the coming season. Accented the perfect lighting fixture and light hues of summer, this cool charcoal tone will illuminate any room in your favorite Commodore […]

Westlake Retreat Outlook

Our 1W1901-V is a 540 square foot Single Section home. Features two bedrooms one bathroom, a perfect retreat for your family. Excellent curb appeal, with great function inside the home! Check out the details here. 

Design Notes

Color is taking a front seat in all aspects of design today. The pictures below are from random publications but all have a central theme, bright colors. The room scenes have pulled their colors from the artwork shown, and the front door area is picking up the colors from the mat. It’s interesting that all […]

March Design Notes!

Trending today…there is a lot happening with finishes. Painted cabinets are everywhere, grey tones and white are the most prevalent, but there are some strong colors being shown also, dark blue and even some green were seen at the recent IBS show. Matte black has become a player in finishes for everything from cabinet hardware, […]

Platinum Builder Award

2-10 Home Buyers Warranty recognizes The Commodore Corporation as a Platinum Builder for 2018! The Commodore Corporation is proud to accept this award from 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty! The award is described as below: The Platinum Builder Award Recognizes accomplished builders who demonstrate leadership in new construction with innovations in design, marketing strategy, and construction […]

Color of the Year!

DESIGN NOTES: The end of the year always heralds the announcements for “The Color of the Year” by various paint companies and those who specialize in forecasting color trends. The color palette seems to be getting warmer for both fashion and interiors.  Pantone’s color of the year “Living Coral” is a vibrant color and is […]

Winter Builder Show

A successful Builder Show has just completed at our location. Our new FLoorplans, Options, and Decor Selections will be available in late January for ordering! Keep checking back for our new Photos, Videos, Tours, and more!

Design Notes!

They have always said that design goes in cycles, and the new cycle is trending to mid-century modern. Think clean lines, lighter feeling furniture, channel that “fifties look”. With the fall furniture market this year we are seeing this influence. Curves are everywhere and they are showing up everywhere from upholstery to case goods, even […]