About Me

My name is Gina Taterus and I am the owner and Interior Designer at A Coastal Home. My passion is creating a comfortable, functional and beautiful living spaces that are tailored to my client's personal taste and needs. I offer approachable, flexible design services that will cater to just about any design project. My background includes Interior Design, Project Management, Color Specialist and Event Design. My hometown is Lincoln Nebraska and am a Husker through & through but have been in Southwest Florida for the last 15 years. I enjoy traveling, spending time with my family and soaking up that Florida sunshine. My favorite part about my job is creating something unique and different for each client to fit their needs and make that "Florida Lifestyle" come true.

A Coastal Home LLC


A Coastal Home is an interior design studio that focuses on residential interiors as well as remodel and new construction selections. I serve clients throughout Sarasota County.

Owner and Interior Designer Gina Taterus has a well rounded portfolio with the skills and education to back it up. Gina has a Bachelors of Fine Arts with a specialty of Interior Design and has received the highest certification from the National Council of Interior Design. She also maintains her professional Interior Design License through the State of Florida. Customer service is what A Coastal Home prides itself giving each client a unique and personalized experience from start to finish.


Stacey Ogea
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Nov 2017

My husband and I worked with Gina to help us remodel the new home we purchased. Our tastes are very modern and Gina brought us excellent selections to chose from. We really loved her charm and desig... Read More

Wendy Kreiss-Parkin
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Jan 2018

Gina has a fabulous eye for color, dimension, and style. I used Gina for some window treatments for large windows. She made my house feel special. Read More

Debra Hess
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Feb 2018

Gina did a great job helping us update our home. Even though it was probably a smaller job than most, she was willing to work with the furniture we had purchased and give our rooms a total update. Her... Read More

Relationship: Client
Project Date: Mar 2018

Gina helped my husband and I with a couple home projects. She gave us great design advice and worked diligently throughout the entire process. We happened to be out of town when the remodeling took pl... Read More

Alison Andrews
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Apr 2017

Working with Gina was a pleasure, she made it very easy to blend our points of view and truly added an additional beauty to our house. I highly recommend A Coastal Home Read More

Relationship: Client
Project Date: May 2014

Working with Gina was such a pleasure. My husband and I gave her a general idea of what we wanted and she was able to bring everything together. Gina is the best designer I have ever worked with. She ... Read More

Relationship: Client
Project Date: Jun 2013

My first experience with an interior designer and was most pleased and impressed. Ms. Gina Tateeus is talented, efficient and timely. Overall A Coastal Home handled every aspect of my kitchen make-o... Read More

Relationship: I worked with her before she formed the company.
Project Date: Feb 2011

Gina is a talented, knowledgeable designer and up to date on current design trends. More importantly, she listens to the customer to get a feel for their preferences and individual style. She was in... Read More

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2012 BIA Award Best Interior Design
2012 BIA Award Best Livability
2012 BIA Award Best Kitchen
2012 BIA Award Best Bath
2012 BIA Award Best Outdoor Living
2013 BIA Award Best Interior Design
2013 BIA Award Best Livability