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Design Tips

There’s lots to think about when ramping up your surroundings, Friends! That’s why there are experts! They are out there, running full fledges businesses to help you help yourself! Let’s talk thru how to make this happen.

How to Build The Right Team For Your Home Design Project

Design Tips

Have you ever referenced the words “scale” and “volume” while thinking through your home design? These two components of design may be the only critical items you are missing when processing how to design your space.

How to Elevate Your Home Design Using Scale and Volume

Must Haves

We are dedicating this month’s must haves to this back to school season we are in. My kids head back this week already… and I’m kind of excited that means Fall is right around the bend 🤫 Let’s have fun with it, shall we?!

MMDH Monthly Must Haves – August

Design Tips

When it comes to design, just like any other daunting task, it’s all about getting started and creating your own wave of momentum, and gathering purposeful inspiration. I’ve been told that I make personality-filled home design look easy. What’s my secret?  

The Secret To Gathering Purposeful Inspiration For Your Home Project

Design Tips

We’re offering up designer insights for your home design journey… one FREE guide at a time. Yep, we have now dedicated a page of our website to FREE Interior Design Guides for Your Home!

Free Interior Design Guides For Your Home

Design Tips

Welcome to the final stretch and quite possibly the most enlightening of our Top 20 List series.

The Key to Maintaining Your Thoughtfully Designed Home

Design Tips

Window treatments might be one of the biggest topics of conversation I get from design-ready homeowners. Understandably, because before I left 13 years in the commercial world of interiors, I had never specified one drapery panel 😅

Everything You Need To Know About Window Treatments

Design Tips

Starting an artwork collection that inspires you is easier than you think. See my tips below for starting an artwork collection for your home that inspires you and brings you joy.

A Beginners’ Guide to Starting An Artwork Collection for Your Home

Must Haves

This month’s MMDH Monthly Must Haves round-up from our Amazon storefront is all about stepping your vibe up a notch! It’s the perfect time to reach outside of your everyday style comfort zone and add something to your summertime vibe.

MMDH Monthly Must Haves – July

Design Tips

When was the last time you added a layer to your home? If your answer involved a question mark or wide eyes, it’s time. Let’s talk about the 5 ways to make your house more cozy.

5 Ways To Make Your House More Cozy

Like cozy fuzzy slippers on your feet after a long day.


After over a decade in the commercial interiors industry, I started MMDH to help homeowners curate a well-designed space you can’t wait to get home to and spend time in. 




Founder of:
Melissa Mahoney Design House


(around here, we go by MMDH for short)


Hi, I'm Melissa. 

To make your home feel lived in and complete, we tap into your unique style, infuse personality into your space and transform your endless projects into a gloriously designed home. 

Maybe you don't need a personal guide through your home design, but how about a free design guide that still gives you LOTS of professional interior design insight? 

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