December 9, 2014

5 Easy Steps to Making Your Bedroom Sanctuary

Your bedroom is the one room of your house that’s supposed to mean rejuvenation and relaxation. I t separates you from daily hassles and offers a respite from everything the...

October 28, 2014

9 Mistakes People Make When Hiring a Designer

There is a definite distinction between a trained professional interior designer and someone with a knack for decorating. Here are some suggestions that will help you make the right choice...

September 10, 2014

Fifty Shades of White

Some designers will agree that white is a color too! There are many, many shades of white. Benjamin Moore offers 140 shades. Sherwin Williams has another 104 and Dunn Edwards,...

May 23, 2014

Do I Need a Building Permit?

Occasionally, a prospective client will tell me know that he doesn’t intend to obtain building permits for his remodeling project. This is not a good idea and the homeowner may...

February 13, 2014

Talianko Design Group wins Best of Houzz 2014!

TALIANKO DESIGN GROUP, LLC of SIERRA MADRE Receives Best Of Houzz 2014 Award  Annual Survey and Analysis of 16 Million Monthly Users Reveals Top-Rated Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals   SIERRA MADRE, CA, February 4,...

January 11, 2014

What Exactly Do We Do?

This is a question that we hear often. "How do you work?" "What exactly do you do?" In this article, I'd like to share some insight about...

December 27, 2013

Talianko Wins Angie’s List Super Service Award 2013

Talianko Design Group, LLC has earned the service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the consumer review service in...

December 23, 2013

Frosty Hits Sierra Madre! Merry Christmas!

Every year, a group of anonymous men and women make a trip to the mountains and bring snow to Sierra Madre. A couple of pick up trucks show up faithfully...

December 16, 2013

3 Ways to Avoid the Rest Home

WE THINK YOU’D RATHER LIVE AT HOME AS YOU AGE. ARE WE RIGHT? If so, you are among the 82% of Americans who would rather continue to live in their...

September 8, 2013

Tips for Creating Outdoor Spaces

It's only September and in Los Angeles, we are just beginning our hottest season. Why not enjoy it? Is your patio ready for you to unwind and relax?...