Author: Kay Green

Kay Green

Kay Green, MIRM, is owner of Kay Green Design in Winter Park, Florida.

Wine not?

Wine rooms—often decked-out with exotic woods, glass walls or even a tasting room—are catching up to media and bonus rooms as a “must-have” amenity for today’s buyers. The 2019 Edition of the National Association of Home Builders’ What Home Buyers Really Want survey indicates that 28 percent of home buyers with an annual household income […]


Living the Hygge Life

If you’ve ever read a book indoors on a rainy day, or savored a hot cup of cocoa by the fire, then you’ve probably experienced Hygge without even knowing it. Pronounced “HOO-GA”, this Danish philosophy can’t be translated into one single word, but expresses a feeling of cozy contentment and well-being by enjoying the simple […]


Drop It!

The drop zone is a staple in new home design, and it often is high on a buyer’s “must-have” list. Design pros at Kay Green Design share tips for creating a drop zone for any size of home.


7 Sensational Kitchen Design Trends

They say the kitchen is the heart of the home. With the increase of modern home design, where the open plan layout merges living, dining, and gathering functions, this is especially true. Thoughtful planning and attentive design of the kitchen sets the tone for the rest of the home. Kay Green, President of Kay Green […]


Design Better: Incorporating Nature at Home

Biophilia (meaning love of nature) focuses on humans’ innate attraction to nature and natural processes. It suggests that we all have a genetic connection to the natural world. Biophilic design is a concept used within the design industry to increase occupant connectivity to the natural environment through the use of direct and indirect nature, as […]