Category: “Life of a Home”

For Sale: 4400 Westway

After another ice and sleet-filled weekend in Texas, we are dreaming of California this week. California style in particular. Why? Well, one reason is this: we are gearing up for a complete remodel of this historic 5-bedroom California Mediterranean home, originally designed by Fooshee and... Read more »

Life of a Home: Wallpaper

The lovely Christy Drew and her team at Christy Drew Designs are assisting with one of our current projects. Not only is the home they are working on coming together beautifully, but they have selected some blue wallpapers that we cannot get enough of--classic with a fun twist, and the perfect,... Read more »

Life of A Home: Centenary Cabinets and Trim

Progress over at Centenary! Woodwork, cabinets, exterior paint...enjoy! The fine art of picking the perfect white... The final product. Client loves. We love. Love to drive by and admire... Master Bedroom ceiling, will be painted white... More master bedroom... The start... Read more »

Life of a Home: Dartmouth is Complete!

Nothing is more exciting than a completed project. We are so proud to show off the stately, French, Highland Park home we built on the most lovely tree-lined corner of Dartmouth Avenue. Loved creating this beautiful home for the beautiful family inside it. Enjoy!    ... Read more »

Life of a Home: Centenary

Our spec home on Centenary has sold. SO exciting. And, it now has drywall and hardwoods. Two of the most exciting phases of a new build. Yes, you've heard it before and we'll say it again, we are so passionate about this job that we squeal over drywall! Check it out and... Read more »

Life of a Home: Rex Drive

Nothing is more fun at Coats Homes than seeing all the details come together. We get excited. Our cameras were full after a walk through at our latest project in Preston Hollow... Acrylic vanity base in the powder bath. Nice.    We love the doors!   ... Read more »

Dwell with Dignity THRIFT STUDIO

Dwell with Dignity, a local Dallas non-profit that seeks to "bring good design to those less fortunate, inspiring them to maintain a standard of living they can be proud of and thrive in" opens a pop-up boutique twice yearly called "Thrift Studio." The fall store is open and Coats... Read more »

Life of a Home: Dartmouth

Our Dartmouth project is in the final stretch...looking beautiful!      Inspired and in love with our job, Coats Homes Read more »

Life of a Home: Centenary Ceiling Details

We're busy at work on our spec home over at 3548 Centenary. It's decision time on a few key interior features, including: ceiling details. We know in the main living area off of the kitchen we are going to have white beams on the ceiling. However, we are thinking thin, white beams... Read more »

Life of a Home: Inspiration Reigns

Some clients prefer to be led through the design process. Some clients lead the design process. A good mix of both is fun--it can be thrilling to guide someone through the selections (and there are many). It's equally exciting when a client leads us. Like Christmas morning they... Read more »