Residential Designer
Build Producer
Production Designer
Art Director
Professional Stylist
INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

Christine Lakas is an award-winning contract designer for HGTV, DIY and many other major networks. She specializes in projects from sleek, modern lofts to multi-million dollar lakefront homes. She has the capability of creating 3D cutting edge designs for kitchens and bathrooms allowing her clients to visualize their spaces prior to construction. She has executed hundreds of home interiors and exteriors for TV production and residential design. Christine's knowledge of design, construction, architecture, and landscape is expansive which allows her to incorporate a full spectrum of artistic design in her work.  From a simple remodeling task to a new construction project, Christine's in-depth industry experience allows her to work side by side with her clients to create their dream space.


She has been published in Shape Magazine and her designs can be seen in HGTV Magazine.  


Christine's TV credits include more than 600 productions appearing on:  

  • HGTV
  • DIY Network
  • Food Network
  • History Channel
  • The Travel Channel
  • FYI TV
  • The Today Show
  • Good Morning America
  • The CBS Early Show
  •  Better TV
  • Fox & Friends National
  • Good Day NYC
  • GAC
  • Southern Living
  • The Nate Burkes Show



In addition, Christine has designed and or executed behind the scenes for celebrities like:

  • Chip and Joanna Gaines
  • Allison Victoria
  • Jasmine Roth
  • Hilary Farr
  • Drew and Jonathan Scott (Property Brothers)
  • David Bromstad
  • Karen E. Laine and Mina Starsiak Hawk (Good Bones)
  • David Visentin and Hilary Farr (Love It or List It)
  •  Nicole Curtis (Rehab Addict)
  • Matt Blashaw (Vacation House)
  • Vanilla Ice
  • Genevieve Gorder
  • Chris Lambton (Yard Crashers)
  • Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri (Cousins on call)
  • Sabrina Soto
  • Vern Yip
  • Jeff Devlin
  • Dina Manzo
  • Ricki Lake
  • Jimmy Kimmel
  • Meg Caswell
  • Marc Bartolomeo
  • Laurie March
  • Jason Cameron and more...
AWARDS
Best of Houzz 2020 - Client SatisfactionBest of Houzz 2019 - Client SatisfactionBest of Houzz 2018 - Client SatisfactionBest of Houzz 2017 - Client SatisfactionBest of Houzz 2016 - Client SatisfactionHouzz InfluencerRecommended on Houzz1,000 Ideabook Saves
GOLD & SILVER Emmy AWARDS
GOLD & SILVER ADDY AWARDS
2018 WAYFAIR TASTEMAKER One of the finalists in the "Most Innovative Space" Category
2016 BELGARD "Best Pool Hardscape"
2016 BELGARD RUNNER-UP "Best Driveway"
2016 BELGARD RUNNER-UP "Best Outdoor Living"
BEST LANDSCAPING "Dogwoods Art Trail" Fountain City, TN
TESTIMONIALS
55 Reviews
Ann Roberson
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Nov 2019

After working with Christine, I would never EVER consider tackling a home renovation project without her. Here’s why: My husband and I were beginning the restoration of a home built in 1859 that wa...Read More

C Gair
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Nov 2019

We have undertaken a major remodel of our lake home. This absolutely would not have been possible without the help and influence of Christine Lakas. She figures out what her clients want and need an...Read More

Jane Clear Williams
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jun 2019

Christine is fabulous. I have worked with many designers over the years, professionally and for hire. Her design abilities and creativity, commercial or residential, are quite impressive. You ask her ...Read More

Terri Rice
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Sep 2019

We recently bought a home because of the view but the house needed a major remodeling. I quickly became overwhelmed with all the decisions that needed to be made. A friend, who has excellent taste, s...Read More

Rodney Napier
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Sep 2019

Christine Lakas was referred by a custom home builder as well as a custom cabinet maker. We were embarking on a total renovation of our 7,000 SF home when we contacted Christine. She reviewed our de...Read More

Brack Terry
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Sep 2019

Christine has assisted us with both our home and our office her design skills and insights are second to none. i would recommend her services to anyone.Read More

HU-1091985
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 2019

Christine’s help in designing a kitchen was invaluable! Not only was her design skill on point , but her familiarity with trends was critical. She recommended moving a window which made all the diffe...Read More

Jill Hoover
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Nov 2019

Christine has been a pleasure to work with, she has become a friend throughout the process of building our new home. I trust her design choices and appreciate her when we can spend time together makin...Read More

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