Tour An Updated California Home With Spanish-Style Roots     Rancho Santa Fe is no stranger to Best Places To Live lists. After all, the small town, whose population weighs in at just over 3,000 people, is endowed with a near-perfect climate, a bucolic feel and a wealth of elegant Spanish-style homes. Like many before them,…

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25 Small Swimming Pools With Big Style Have a small backyard but can’t get visions of a swimming pool out of your head? The good news is that you can certainly enjoy a pool even if your lot is short on square footage, you just have to get a bit creative when it comes to size and…

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What is the best kitchen countertop material?   Find out what the best kitchen countertop is and choose the right material for your kitchen. Wondering ‘what is the best kitchen countertop material?’ Kitchen countertops have many boxes to tick – not only do they need to look good, but they also need to be strong…

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What is The Best Color to Paint a Bathroom? Picking paint colors can be difficult. There are millions of paint colors, and it is hard to decide what is the best color. It is always best to consult an interior designer to guide you in selecting the paint colors. Selecting the best paint color for…

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Outdoor Bar Ideas for Festive Entertaining This outdoor bar from interior designer Susan Spath of Kern & Co. is connected to the main living space. A crisp black-and-white palette flows with the rest of the decor, and contemporary black-framed glass windows can be closed after last call. See more beautiful photos of this modern coastal farm house…

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A Celebration of Elegance Rancho Santa Fe is no stranger to Best Places To Live lists. After all, the small town, whose population weighs in at just over 3,000 people, is endowed with a near-perfect climate, a bucolic feel and a wealth of elegant Spanishstyle homes. Like many before them, the owners of this graceful…

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Best of Home 2022 – Ranch & Coast Magazine Vote for Kern & Company and Susan Spath Interior Designs in the following categories. Furniture Outdoor Furniture Home Accessories and Décor Window Coverings Interior Designer Kitchen Designer Home Remodeler VOTE HERE! A special thank you to all of our clients, followers, and vendors for the continued…

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Summer Backyard Design Ideas Summer is just around the corner. It is time to bring those summer backyard design ideas to life. Whether it’s that summer garden you have been dreaming of or the ultimate outdoor party hosting backyard. Follow along as we explore the many ways to make your backyard dreams come to life.…

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San Diego’s Top Decor Boutiques – Modern Luxury   Susan Spath and Kern & Co. thanks Modern Luxury for listing Kern & Co.’s showroom as a top interior design boutique of San Diego.   Kern & Company Susan Spath—president of Kern & Company and principal designer of Susan Spath Interior Design—is a longtime Rancho Santa…

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How to Design a Chic Home Office: Interior Design Ideas    Storage is Key First and foremost a perfect home office has plenty of storage for all your files, etc. There are several ways to create storage in your space. Our favorite storage feature is built in cabinetry. Other great ways to add storage are…

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