Tips and tricks for design-ready homeowners and articles full of inspiration goodness!

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Design Tips

There is a definite art to getting your house feeling like a cohesive and cozy home that speaks YOU, although It is not something that needs to be daunting, or that all needs to happen at once. The thoughtful layers of a home make it feel lived in, cozy, personal, loved, and ultimately cohesive.

How To Design A Cohesive Home

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

this is a collage of images from Amazon. There are is a white lamp, stripped entryway rug, a door mat that says hello, a jewelry box, a box, a geometric patterned fireplace cover, a colorful floral pillow, black candle sticks, and blue candles
Must Haves

We’re super excited to round up this month’s must-haves from our Amazon storefront We love pulling together items to make furnishing your home simpler. Take a peek!

MMDH Monthly Must Haves – May

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Design Tips

Does your home design feel complete? I promise, if you set out to purge through the excess and follow steps #1 through #6 on my list, you will feel an immediate sense of peace. 

3 Tips for Designing A Home That You Can Be Proud Of

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How To Make Every Room In Your Home Serve A Purpose And Function To It’s Fullest

3 Quick Tips To Make Your Home More Functional

Design Tips

Tips to Help You Take Control of Your Home and Create A Space You Love.

6 Easy Tips To Make Your Home Your Happy Place

Design Tips

Ready to live in a well-designed home but can’t seem to pull it all together? Check out my easy steps to make it happen.

My Simple Design Process To Create A Well-Designed Home

Before & After

No matter how big or small. You start with a before and you end with an after.

MMDH: Hometown Hacienda Before & After

Must Haves

You know I love a good design knowledge share. As a member of the #mmdhcommunity you get a front-row seat in my business, so you are the first to know about everything I am up to over here… including THIS.

MMDH: A New Opportunity Is Coming

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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. 




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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. 

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