Should you move or renovate? What will get you more for your dollar? Watch as I sit and speak with a Mortgage Broker to discuss the true costs of selling and buying a home in Toronto, and find out if renovating your home is truly worth the investment.
I have kitchens on the brain... With two kitchen renos well under way and another 3 on the horizon, the team and I have a lot of wisdom to share about kitchen design. Today I’m sharing WHY kitchens cost so much money, including a bonus to help you budget your next kitchen reno.
I recently took my team of talented designers with me to the Aberfoyle Antique Market and we filmed our day of antiquing for a current design project. There are a few key things to know before you go and so I’m sharing How to Shop an Antique Market today!
I know that renovations can be stressful. But reducing that stress is COMPLETELY possible. This week I’m sharing how my team manages a renovation project. Including how we plan and execute a reno in extreme detail to avoid the most common stressors.
We proudly participated in this year’s Eva’s Home for Life Auction hosted by Eva’s Initiative. This charity event was an incredible experience! We set out with the goal of creating a completely sustainable design! Read today’s blog for an inside scoop on our achievement and a behind the scenes video on the event.
Long and lazy weekends curled up with a book by a window or soaking up the sun’s rays on a lounger outdoors. Whether you have a summer retreat of your own or simply want to create the cottage vibe in your own home, here are my top 5 tips to bringing easy breezy cottage style to your decor.
Builder basic homes are popping up everywhere these days. It can be overwhelming to know where to upgrade your finishes and where to stick with the basic offerings. Let me be the first to tell you that it IS possible to add charm and character to your new home. In today's video I share my top tips on how to get creative and elevate the level of sophistication and charm to your home.
Everyone wants the answer, the key to a successful home renovation. Well, today I’ve got the answer. At the beginning of every project we do this to avoid unwelcome surprises through any renovation. Find out what we do!
I’m excited to take part in this year’s Eva’s Initiative Home for Life event! My goal is to showcase a beautiful design that is also sustainable. Creating a sustainable design is not a cake walk and I’m learning while designing for this charity event. Get a sneak peek into my design and challenges that I’m facing!
Designers are definitely an investment, however, what is never mentioned is how working with a designer can actually save you money during a renovation. Here are 5 ways hiring a designer saves you money.
Just because you may be convinced that hiring a designer is the right way to go, doesn’t mean your significant other is also on board. Here are some common reasons why your significant other resists hiring a designer and how you can ease their concerns.
A lot of you have asked about my transition from a MacBook Pro to an iPad Pro. This week I share the pros and cons of making the switch to an iPad Pro and how it helps me run my business and my family.
As the kitchen is normally the heart of the home, and one that will take the biggest budgets to renovate, it can often be a stressful process. I have developed a strong 7 Step Guide that will hopefully make your kitchen renovation stress free and as easy as any renovation can truly be.
When you crave for your home to look like it’s in a magazine, but your home is dominated by growing children, beautiful design can be tricky. Here are 5 tips for achieving beautiful decor when children are in the mix.
What’s the difference between custom and store bought furniture? As a designer I’m always trying to find and incorporate custom unique pieces of furniture into every space I design. However, I can also appreciate the benefits of purchasing from a big box store.