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
59 Reviews
David Jackson
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Aug 2019

I highly recommend Christine. She is the utmost professional and her vision is spot-on for what’s needed on my project. She does an excellent job communicating with me, and most importantly, my builde...Read More

Kelsey Sarles
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jul 2020

If you're looking for an excellent home design consultant who is also an absolute joy to work with - look no further! Christine is awesome. We worked with Christine on our kitchen remodel and she offe...Read More

Glynis Tilley
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Sep 2020

Working with Christina has truly lowered my stress level in picking out finishes for our new home! Her network & experience is just what I need to bring my vision to life. It was a challenge trying...Read More

Katherine Smith
Relationship: ClientProject Date: May 2020

Christine is an incredibly thoughtful and talented designer. We just completed our second project with her--a basement and bathroom remodel--and were so pleased with the results. Our "before" basement...Read More

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

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