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Lita Dirks Shares Merchandising Expertise at the 2017 Builder Partnerships' Executive Summit 22-March-2017

Focusing on "a peek at the future" of home building, Dirks highlighted the similar demands and desires for the two largest buyer profiles in today's market, as well as the future market...

Nationally Recognized Interior Design Company, Lita Dirks & Co., Hires Purchasing Agent, Stefan Rodriguez 15-March-2017

Denver-based interior design and model merchandising firm, Lita Dirks & Co., recently welcomed Stefan Rodriguez as the newest addition to its experienced staff...

Find the Facts for the BUILDER Taylor Morrison NEXTadventure Home 3-January-2017

With design by nationally-acclaimed interior design and model merchandising firm, Lita Dirks & Co., learn the facts and features about the NEXTadventure Home. This stunning show home is set to unveil at the 2017 International Builders Show in Orlando, FL January 10-12...

Lita Dirks & Co. Set to Unveil the BUILDER Taylor Morrison NEXTadventure Home During the 2017 International Builders Show 3-January-2017 

Award-winning interior design firm, Lita Dirks & Co., will showcase the future of the 55+ lifestyle in the BUILDER Taylor Morrison NEXTadventure Home...

Lita Dirks & Co. Makes a Strong Presence at the 2017 International Builders Show 28-December-2016 

With builders, suppliers, designers and architects attending from around the world, Lita Dirks, owner of Lita Dirks & Co., will be a guest speaker at the 2017 International Builders Show...

Lita Dirks & Co. Designer, Jennifer Watson, Judges the National Association of Home Builders Best of 55+ Housing Awards 8-December-2016

Jennifer Watson was recently honored with the opportunity to judge the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Best of 55+ Housing Awards...

Canuso Homes Receives Community of the Year Award 6-December-2016

With interior merchandising by Lita Dirks & Co., Canuso Homes wins Community of the Year for The Orchards of AURA, a single family new home community within the master-planned...

Award-Winning Interior Design Company, Lita Dirks & Co., Hires Designer Assistant, Amanda Hathaway 2-December-2016

Nationally-acclaimed interior design and model merchandising company, Lita Dirks & Co., recently welcome Amanda Hathaway as the newest addition to its experienced staff...

E-E-O: Ease of Living, Entertainment and Organization 9-September-2016

Lita Dirks dives into the features for the NEXTadventure Home floorplan that speaks to what the 55+ buyer wants to see in their home...

Secrets of the Super Model Homes: Easy-to-Follow Ideas to Create a Standout Model 26-August-2016

Believe it or not, some of the world's most enduring supermodels have a few things in common with successful model homes. Consider these "shared" attributes when planning your next model home...

Lita Dirks & Co. Builders' Checklist  29-June-2016

Lita Dirks discusses where to put your design dollars at the 2016 Southeast Building Conference in Kissimmee, FL. Here's a "Builders' Checklist" that covers major spaces of the home and where your dollars will create the greatest ROI...

Saddlebrook Estates Community, with Model Homes Designed by Lita Dirks & Co., Community of the Year 25-May-2016

With model merchandising by Lita Dirks & Co., WB Home's Saddlebrook Estates Community was honored at the 2016 Home Builders Association Synergy Awards. The private enclave of 73 luxury town homes was awarded...

Lita Dirks & Co. Selected as Interior Designer for the 2017 BUILDER Taylor Morrison NEXTadventure Home 21-Apr-2016

Lita Dirks & Co. will be teaming up with BUILDER, Taylor Morrison and Housing Design Matters to produce the BUILDER Taylor Morrison NEXTadventure Home, which will be unveiled at the 2017 International Builder's Show...

Lita Dirks to Speak at the 2016 Housing and Care Conference 19-Apr-2016  

Lita Dirks will speak at the 2016 Senior Housing and Care Conference, on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. She will share her expertise at a fast-paced session regarding what Baby Boomers desire in a new home design... 

FrontDoor Communities Selects Designer for the Coach Home Model at Talis Park 13-Mar-2016 

Talis Park announced FrontDoor Communities has selected Denver-based Lita Dirks & Co. to create the interior design of its Sienna coach home model now under construction in the North Naples community's... 

Lita Dirks Shares the Hottest Trends in Home Design 3-Mar-2016

Lita Dirks, owner of LD & Co., was recently featured on BuilderRadio's podcast titled "Top Home Design Trends for 2016". Dirks shares her expertise on what "hot" features homes buyers are demanding today...

Lita Dirks & Co. Honored with Best of Houzz 2016 Award 23-Feb-2016

Houzz Inc., an online community showcasing architecture, interior design, decorating, landscaping design and home improvement, recently announced Lita Dirks & Co. as a "Best of Houzz 2016" design professional...

Lita Dirks & Co. Makes a Strong Presence at IBS 2016 11-Jan-2016

From January 19-21, the International Builders Show 2016 will be held in Las Vegas, NV and representatives of Lita Dirks & Co. will be guest speakers at three different education sessions. With builders, suppliers, designers and architects...

Model Home Designed by LD & Co. Wins at the Charlotte, North Carolina Parade of Homes 10-Dec-2015

Annually, the Home Builders Association of Charlotte (HBAC) sponsors the Charlotte, NC Parade of Homes. Over a period of several weeks, judges tour model homes throughout the Charlotte region and award those who they feel are...

Lita Dirks, Owner of Lita Dirks & Co., Honored with 2015 Denver MAME Legends Award 05-Oct-2015

At this year's Denver MAME Awards, Lita Dirks was presented with the Legends Award, given annually by the Denver Home Builders Association Sales and Marketing Council. The award honors design, marketing and sales professionals...

Creative Design Solutions Increase Perceived Value 24-Sep-2015

Let's face it. Limited budgets challenge everyone and every aspect of home building. But that doesn't mean your buyer can't be wowed by stimulating design. When a designer and builder conscientiously collaborate together...

Lita Dirks, CEO and Owner of Lita Dirks & Co., Chosen to Judge the SoCal Awards 2015 24-Aug-2015

Press Release- Lita Dirks, owner of Lita Dirks & Co., a nationally recognized interior design and merchandising company, has been selected to be a judge for the prestigious SoCal Awards 2015. These awards..

Lita Dirks & Co. Celebrates 20 Years With Fresh Branding and New Website 12-Aug-2015

Press Release - Lita Dirks and Co. is excited to excited to unveil a fresh, new brand identity that was driven by the positive advancement of both the firm, as well as the interior design and home building industries.. 

Lita Dirks & Co. Hires Purchasing Manager, Alicia Bathauer 07-Jul-2015

Press Release - Award winning interior design and model merchandising firm welcomes Alicia Bathauer as the newest addition to its purchasing team. Bathauer has successfully transitioned into the interior design and purchasing in..

Lita Dirks & Co. Hires Marketing and Administrative Assistant, Olivia Annalora 06-May-2015

Press Release - Denver based interior design firm recently hired Olivia Annalora as their newest marketing and administrative assistant. An Ohio State graduate and Colorado native, Olivia brings a young and fresh..

Lita Dirks & Co. Hires Designer Assistant, Hattie Pearson 15-Apr-2015

Press Release - Nationally recognized interior design firm, Lita Dirks & Co., welcomes Hattie Pearson as their newest Designer Assistant. Pearson moved from Atlanta to Denver in pursuit of adventure and a change of scenery. After..

What’s Hot in America’s Kitchens – International Builder’s Show Presentation 22-Jan-2015

Today's kitchens must be the perfect recipe of great design, beautiful elements, comfort, formality and solid function. Our Dianna, MaryJo Camp and Mike Hetherman sat down at the kitchen table to discuss how to add value to your kitchen plans thr...

Why Didn't I think of That? – International Builder’s Show Presentation 22-Jan-2015

Lita and the gang, Mary Dewalt, Doug Van Lerberghe, share the coolest design ideas, details, and tricks they've seen lately - and wish they would have thought of first. From wall detailing to curbside appeal, the possibilities were endless with t..

High-End Design Details at Wholesale Pricing - International Builder's Show Presentation 21-Jan-2015

Alongside Dominick Tringali and Toni Crasi, Lita spoke on design tips that were cost efficient while maintaining exceptional design. It’s amazing how far creativity will take you! Just remember you don't have to have a fortune to have a bea..

Lita Dirks & Co. Named Finalists in the Denver MAME Awards 01-Oct-2014

Press Release - Denver-based interior design and model merchandising company, Lita Dirks & Co. and their client, Parkwood Homes, recently were named as a finalist in the Best Interior Merchandising of a Model, Attached Home over 1,500 square..

Lita Dirks & Co. Wins Numerous Awards in the Colorado Springs Parade of Homes 10-Sep-2014

Press Release - Denver-based interior design and model merchandising company, Lita Dirks & Co., and their client, Vantage Homes recently won numerous awards in the 2014 Colorado Springs Parade of Homes’ Industry Awards of Excellence and..

Lita Dirks & Co. Hires Marketing and Administrative Assistant, Elizabeth Campanella 21-Aug-2014

Press Release - Denver-based interior design and model merchandising company, Lita Dirks & Co., is proud to welcome Elizabeth Campanella as our new marketing and administrative assistant. We are so happy to have her! For the complete..

Lita Dirks & Co. Hires Interior Designer, Jenn Watson 12-Jun-2014

Press Release - Denver-based interior design and model merchandising company, Lita Dirks & Co., recently welcomed Jenn Watson as the newest addition to its experienced staff of interior designers and project managers. Watson joins Lita Dirks..

Lita Dirks & Co. and Lennar NJ Swept Several Categories at 2014 SAM Awards 08-May-2014

Press Release - Lita Dirks & Co. and Lennar NJ were awarded "Community of the Year" for Lennar's River Walk Townhome Community in Burlington Township, NJ. Lita Dirks & Co. also captured "Best Interior Merchandising for an Attached Commun..

Create a Kitchen that a Home Buyer Loves Living In 15-Apr-2014

Best In American Living e-Magazine - By Lita Dirks, Lita Dirks & Co. Understanding good design and knowing the latest kitchen trends helps builders lead buyers through their selection process with ease. Here are some helpful tips that build..

Best of 50+ Housing National Award Goes to Lita Dirks & Co. 28-Mar-2014

Press Release - Lita Dirks & Co. teamed with Woodmont Properties in New Jersey to win the Gold Award for Best 50+ Attached Home (over 1,800 square feet) for their Saddle River Grande luxury townhome community at the recent National Associatio..

Lita Dirks & Co. Hires Interior Designer, Sonja Punch 12-Mar-2014

Press Release - Denver-based merchandising and interior design company, Lita Dirks & Co., is proud to welcome Sonja Punch as the newest addition to its experienced staff of interior designers and project managers. Punch brings years of experienc..

Lita Dirks & Co. Hires Marketing Professional, Dianna Fritzler 19-Feb-2014

Press Release - Denver marketing and business veteran, Dianna Fritzler recently joined the acclaimed, Denver-based new home model merchandising and interior design company, Lita Dirks & Co. Fritzler, who previously co-owned and helped found..

Secret Gadgets Help Market New Homes 15-Feb-2014

Buyers can experience views, even smells, for their new home, but the competition is so fierce developers are keeping their tricks close to the vest. The new home sales center, once a supermarket of paint colors and cabinet designs, now sells som..

Lita Dirks & Co., Wins Praises from Parkwood Homes for Stapleton Model in Denver, CO 19-Nov-2013

Press Release - Lita Dirks & Co., recently received accolades from Parkwood Homes for their merchandising of the Chesapeake and Ashville model homes in Stapleton. Logan Wilcox, Vice President of Parkwood Homes, stated, "I am pleased to repor..

High-Style Kitchens on a Budget 04-Nov-2013

You don’t have to spend a fortune to create beautiful kitchens that buyers will love. Lita Dirks was recently interviewed by Susan Bady of Professional Builder magazine, to find out how to polish your kitchen presentation. For the complete..

Lita Dirks & Co. Helps Campbell Homes Win Colorado Springs Parade of Homes Awards 23-Oct-2013

Press Release - Respected Denver-based interior design and new home model merchandising firm, Lita Dirks & Co. was instrumental in helping local Colorado Springs homebuilder, Campbell Homes win big at this year's Parade of Homes. The builder..

High Energy Merchandising 05-Sep-2013

Similar to establishing a well-planned workout program, creating successful, designed-to-sell model homes demands dedication and discipline. And for the effort, effective, beautiful, high-energy models will help boost home sales and increase pro..

Interior Designer Lita Dirks Designs Models That Move 13-Aug-2013

“The experience of viewing a well-merchandised model instills confidence as it shows off the value and appeal of the home, the unique design attributes, and the builder’s attention to detail,” says Dirks. The designer lets us i..

Get the kitchen you've always wanted Create your dream kitchen at a down-to-earth price 01-Jul-2013

Consumer Reports Magazine – Housing’s steady recovery has put kitchen remodels and their relatively high payback on investment and enjoyment back in the spotlight. Skip the fads and the come-ons and focus on trends with staying po..

Five Design Pros, Five Locations, Five Questions, Dozens of Trends 04-Jun-2013

50+Housing Magazine – This year’s buyer doesn’t want to purchase last year’s home. They want anew home, and it should look and feel brand-new and exciting. So, now that prospective buyers are once again looking at models a..

Affordable High Design Ideas for Single-Family Homes 01-Mar-2013

Professional Builder -The 2013 Digital Edition of Professional Builder, brought to you by SGC Horizon is available now. This edition features and honors home building's young leaders with their 40 under 40 segment as well as a fantastic article t..

9 Tricks for Creating a Super Model 01-Aug-2011

Professional Builder Magazine – By Lita Dirks, Lita Dirks & Co. Super models and award-winning model homes have more in common than you might think. Here are nine essential elements from the world of high fashion that will take your..