For the Love of Lacquer

Paint is the part of the building process that really allows homeowners to visualize what their home will look like once complete. It can transform a space from flat and boring to bright and vivid. If you ever need to up your paint game, one word – lacquer! It is no secret that we’ve... Read more »

Tile with Texture and Dimension

We love tile. It’s one of those details that can set the tone for a space and can go in a variety of directions. As much as we appreciate a good subway tile, we get butterflies over some of the tile trends as of late. Here is a highlight of what we are itching to install. We have been... Read more »

A Modern Masterpiece

We have long admired the work of SmithArc, and always wanted to work with them on a home. Their architectural design under the leadership of Signe and Jason, is a refreshing take on modern architecture. It is a true masterpiece when a design is modern yet warm....and so we introduce our project on... Read more »

Deck The Halls

Just when you may have been thinking that to "deck the halls" always looks, well, the same, we present our latest completed project on Greenbrier. This mid-century modern inspired home is a refreshing reminder that holiday loveliness can come in all shapes and styles, and that just a few... Read more »

Coats Homes Bar and Wine Room Highlight

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Which usually means it's time to pop the bubbly and entertain guests. In the spirit of celebrating the most wonderful season of the year, here are a few highlights of our most popular wine rooms and bars - cheers!    {above:interior... Read more »

Marquette Continued….

Continuing our tour of Marquette, let's move upstairs...   The front staircase features the same paneling as the downstairs entry and includes wall sconces by Arteriors.     The master bedroom boasts a sleek fireplace with soapstone firebrick, and a solarium sitting... Read more »

We’ve been Scouted!

The 5th volume of the Dallas Scout Guide is out....and we're proud to be featured again! The Scout Guide features the best of local artists, artisans, entrepeneurs, and local businesses in Dallas. Pick up your copy today so you can "meet" the Coats Homes team!     Read more »

3717 Marquette is Finished!

Our home at 3717 is complete! We have labored over every detail in the house - every window, door, paint color, tile, light fixture, knob, and pull. The final product is classic architecture (by Paul Turney) with transitional finishes. Here's a tour of the first floor.  A special... Read more »

Coats Homes’ Powder Bath Rundown

We’ve got a thing for powder bathrooms, and we’re not ashamed to admit it. Because it’s a small area, you can explore trends you might otherwise be afraid to try.  We love seeing clients take risks with floating vanities, tiled walls, unexpected sconces, and bold wallpaper.... Read more »

Shingle Inspiration

We’ve long admired the Hamptons for its cooler temperature, but we also obsess over the shingle homes there. We love how a shingle house can fit into any setting, not just the beach. Our new favorite book puts it best, “The American romance with the shingle style has lasted nearly 150... Read more »