Final Note: Working with Designers

You have a file and it is filled with pretty pictures of couches, chairs, dinning sets and bed linens.


Trend Watch: Textured Tile

While polished is still in demand in East Africa, matte textures let you create a softer, more livable feel.

Vintage Paint Colors by Crown Paint

East Africa's Very Own Color Palette - Vintage Romantic

Vintage doesn’t mean old-fashioned here. It means time-honored, classic and softly romantic.


Kitchen: Light it Up

Working in your kitchen isn’t just about space or the wonderful appliances; it’s also about the light that lets you work.


East Africa's Very Own Color Palette - Vibrancy & Culture

Bright, vibrant and alive characterizes this theme of an explosion of color. Everywhere you go  there is activity, music and people.

East Africa's first color palette

East Africa's Very Own Color Palette

Why did we develop East Africa’s first color palette for the region?


Building A Dream Home

Building a dream house can be an issue even if you are an educated and trained designer as Michaella Kubwimana found out when she built her 3-bedroom home in the Kibagabaga section of Kigali.

Modern Villa in Rwanda

A Modern Villa for Rwanda

Billy Cheung has lived in East Africa for 14 years. He’s seen the changes in building in the region and the movement toward higher quality in the structure of houses and the products provided.


Bathroom Lighting - See Yourself

Natural light is often at a premium in bathrooms, which is why bathroom lighting is especially important if you're remodeling an existing bathroom or building a brand-new one.