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John McClain is an accomplished interior designer, speaker, writer, and on-air contributor who has turned his lifetime passion for interior design into an opportunity to do the same for others.

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Making Bedroom Magic

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Modern Loft Bungalow

They say the bedroom is where the magic happens and I tend to agree! The birth of my bedroom design began years prior. I caught an installation image of…

Home Entry with Impact

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Modern Loft Bungalow

Forget first impressions, this powerful entry leaves a lasting impression!  Entrants are instantly enveloped in a colorful sheath of exuberance.  Deep dark and sexy surfaces are swathed…

Thanksgiving Interior Design

A Taste of Fall

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Holiday

We at John McClain design love the fall because it welcomes more time for family and loved ones. While polished interior design aims to invite and inspire, everyone knows the best way to keep ’em around is to keep ‘em fed…

Kitchen Customization Inspo Tips

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The time has come to discuss the most important room in a house: The kitchen. With so much hustle-and-bustle taking place in the heart of the home, it is especially important that you make it a place of delight. To accomplish this…

Top 10 Interior Paint Colors

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Paint color is everything when it comes to using interior design strategies in your home. As a member of the Sherwin-Williams Design Council, my team at John McClain Design and I have access to more paint mixes than you can imagine…

Summer Staples of Patio Decor

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Create a patio vibe that conjures up the perfect summer oasis this season. Stick to decor that encapsulates your idea of what summer means to you. Perhaps sipping a Mai Tai while meditating on the tropical island breeze puts…

Backyard Hosting Guide for Memorial Day Weekend

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Holiday

Just in time for Memorial Day weekend, we put together this easy-to-follow guide for hosting a backyard gathering…

Foyer Fundamentals: The Three Basic Elements

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As the number of people getting COVID vaccinations increases and the world slowly begins to re-open, we’re centering this month’s blog post on an essential aspect of our homes: The Foyer. Now that guests will be comfortable visiting again, make sure your foyer is ready for the spotlight. Like a cover to a best-selling novel, […]

Your Guide to Houzz Pro Review

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At John McClain Design we’re always looking for ways to optimize our workload, especially in today’s business climate. One of our favorite time-saving go-tos is taking advantage of Houzz Pro software — it’s truly a program made in interior design heaven…

Decorate the Perfect Easter Tablescape With These 3 Tips

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Holiday

Spring is here and with it, a breath of fresh air! Renewal and rejuvenation is the theme for spring’s biggest family get-together, and John McClain Design is going to show you how to get it done…

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