Archive for the 'Design Tips' Category


Charming Decorations for a Winter Wedding

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Need some last-minute ideas for decorations? We can help! Our master-planned community has a few ideas for charming decorations for a winter wedding.

Turn Your Home into a Winter Wonderland

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Living in Texas, you don’t usually get to enjoy a snow-filled Christmas, but don’t let that stop you from creating your own winter wonderland at Craig Ranch in McKinney, TX! Take advantage of the modern home designs and open floor plans of the homes in our master-planned community to turn your house into a glorious [...]

Unique Outdoor Holiday Décor Ideas For Your McKinney, TX Home

Friday, December 5th, 2014

With Thanksgiving behind us and December 25th looming, most people already have their holiday décor out. The holidays are a wonderful time to live in Craig Ranch; as you walk down the street and see the lights aglow and the trees hung with precious ornaments. For those who are still unsure how to incorporate unique [...]

How to Incorporate the 2014 Pantone Color of the Year Into Your McKinney Home’s Décor

Friday, March 21st, 2014

This year the 2014 Pantone Color of the Year is Radiant Orchid, a beautiful and vibrant purple that encompasses the essence of spring! Incorporating this color into your McKinney, Texas home décor will brighten up your home and make it feel more inviting and playful. Adding a pop of color with just a few items, [...]

Let Houzz Inspire New Home Decorating Ideas!

Friday, February 1st, 2013

For home decor and design inspiration, there really is no better place to turn than Houzz.com. Houzz is a collaborative online platform for home remodeling and designing, “bringing homeowners and home professionals together in a uniquely visual community.” Houzz is the perfect resource from start to finish when you’re tackling a new project in your [...]

Decorate Your Home With Predicted Interior Decor Trends of 2013

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

A new year can bring in many new home decorating trends! Incorporate pieces that bring a fresh, new feel to your home in McKinney, Texas. Take your time and thoughtfully evaluate each room – what do you currently like or dislike? Get inspiration from interior decorating magazines or photo sharing websites like Pinterest.  You may [...]

3 Reasons to Love your Townhome in McKinney

Friday, August 24th, 2012

Thinking about moving to a townhome in McKinney, TX? Look no further than the Chateaus of the Settlement at Craig Ranch. These luxury townhomes are built by CB JENI Homes, a family-owned builder with more than 50 years of experience. Combine luxury living with great amenities and location, and you have the perfect place to [...]

4 Simple Man Cave Décor Tips

Friday, July 20th, 2012

Whether their passion is sports, grilling, cars, classic arcade games, or rock n’ roll, men need a space free of frilly throw pillows, matching drapes, and flowery candles. Ladies, let your man have a special space for his favorite beer and memorabilia at your north Dallas new home with a man cave designed just for [...]

5 Tips for Hosting a Party at your New Home

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Cookout and party season is about to kick off. That includes baby showers, bridal showers, graduation parties, and summer barbecues! Here are a few simple party hosting tips from Craig Ranch for all of your cookouts, parties, and barbecues at your new home near Frisco, TX. Share your best party hosting and entertaining tips with [...]

5 Spring Decorating Apps for your iPad

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Bring the colors of spring to your new home in Craig Ranch! Get inspired by beautiful spring flowers and bold, rich hues.  Popular colors this season include bright, bold palettes that really make a statement. Try dark peacock blues, apricot, tangerine orange, fuchsia, and vibrant green for your new home. Warm yellows and rich, dark [...]