Michael Foran

Michael Foran

I'm an Award Winning Interior Designer with over 30 years experience in Interior Design, Furniture, Draperies, Accessories, Flooring, Architectural Detailing, Lighting, Space Planning and Selection Service for new homes. Through the years I have developed a series of questions that help me capture your style and taste. I have passed the National Exam for Interior Designers and I'm a member of A.S.I.D. I really care about each project and making my clients dreams a reality.

Recent Posts

Sat, Apr 18, 2020 @ 11:00 AM

Working From Home? How to have a Functional Home Office.

What is most important in a functional home office?

Are you now working from home?. It can be a big transition. You need an office that allows you to be organized and will inspire you to get your work done.

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Fri, Apr 17, 2020 @ 01:48 PM

Home Office Interior Design | 3 Different Ways

Setup your Home Office for Function and Style

A lot of people are working from home and that number is only going to increase. A home office above all else needs to be functional. The problem is that everybody's job is different.  This blog is going to show the same Home Office setup 3 different ways.These CAD photos will show how you can set up your home office to match your job and your personality. 

1. Serene and Sophisticated Home Office

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Fri, Apr 10, 2020 @ 01:01 PM

Staying Home - Create Fun & Functional Rooms with Interior Design

Everyone is staying home a lot more because of the Corona virus.  An interior designer can help you create fun rooms in your own home  What kind of fun rooms would you like?

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Sun, Apr 05, 2020 @ 02:32 PM

6 Exciting Interior Design Ideas for Your New Home

Exciting interior design ideas for New Homes

I put together some CAD (computer aided design) presentations to show you different ways you can add exciting interior design ideas to your new home. You do not have to set up your rooms in the same boring ways of the past. Why not make your rooms in your new home more functional and fun?

Sports / Game Room

Why not take your game room and make it into something fun. The room above is designed to be a Sports / Game room with a shuffleboard table, multiple TVs, lots of seating and table and chairs. Can you say Super Bowl Party!

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Thu, Apr 02, 2020 @ 01:59 PM

Creative Solutions for Interior Design

Experienced interior designers can come up with creative solutions for your interior design project.

Every room in your home should be a room that you enjoy using. A dining room or a formal living room don"t have to be used in the traditional way. As you can see from the CAD photos below, there are a lot of creative ways to make your room more functional and fun.

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Mon, Jan 14, 2019 @ 01:27 PM

Interior Design Trends in Dallas for 2019

There are a lot of new interior design trends in Dallas for 2019 and here are our ten favorites.

In the photo above, we changed their dining room into a conversation sitting room. This client told us they did not use their dining room, so we changed it into the most popular room in their home,

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Fri, Jan 11, 2019 @ 02:20 PM

Turn Your Dining Room into a Wine Bar Lounge

Seldom used dining room turned into a "Wine Bar Lounge"

A lot of people have dining rooms they only used a couple of times a year. Why not make that room the most fun room in the house (a Wine Bar Lounge)?. Four to six chairs in a circular conversation grouping, a wine bar and fun artwork. It is a great way to entertain with friends.

The picture above is a CAD/PP presentation we put together for one of our clients. They wanted it to be a fun entertainment-party room as well as a room they could use to relax and read a book 

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Tue, Jan 08, 2019 @ 04:00 PM

New Trend to Change Your Dining Room into a Conversation Sitting Room

Does anyone use their formal dining room anymore? It make sense to use every room in your home. There is a trend to change the dining room into a conversation sitting room.

Some of our clients have wanted to change their large dining room into a comfortable round sitting area and conversation area where they can entertain guests or be alone and read. The room is television-free and has a fantastic view of the pool and outdoor landscape.

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Sat, Jan 05, 2019 @ 01:31 PM

What's Trending in Outdoor Furniture


This client had large windows in their home and we used similar colors both inside and outside to go with the colors of the beautiful pool.

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Wed, Aug 23, 2017 @ 04:07 PM

Modern Window Treatments for Your Dallas Home

Modern window shades can add so much to your Dallas home.

They range from modern roller shades to more elaborate hanging panels.. As far as colors, pure colors are best.  Modern Design has embraced pure color.  Black, white and neutrals are accented with primary colors. Therefore, you may want to stay with white or a neutral color for your window treatments 

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