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Get the Look: Neutral Bedroom

February 11th, 2016|

People are always asking me about where I get all the products featured in my renovations and how they can create the same look in their own homes. So I’m starting a new Get the

How to Add Value in an Entryway

February 8th, 2016|

Updating your entryway won’t do a ton in terms of adding value to your home like it will with kitchens and bathrooms, but an entryway that isn’t showing to the best of its abilities could

Kitchen Updates for Every Skill Level

February 3rd, 2016|

Kitchen updates go a long way in increasing the overall value of a home. There are some easy DIY projects that can get you a decent ROI (return on investment), and there are other updates

Door Hardware Trends for 2016

February 1st, 2016|

One of my favourite ways to update a room is with new hardware. It’s low cost compared to many other types of improvements, and the ROI is great. And because hardware is an easy-to-change item,

Bathroom Updates for Every Skill Level

January 28th, 2016|

Bathroom updates can be great for increasing the value of your home. There are some easy DIY projects that can get you a decent ROI (return on investment), and there are other updates that require

Winter Roofing Tips

January 27th, 2016|

The Freeze and Thaw of Winter Can Cause Problems for Your Roof
Winter can be problematic, especially when the temperatures fluctuate and create a freeze/thaw scenario. One thing I always notice is the increase in potholes

5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home with Paint

January 21st, 2016|

Paint is one of the most important tools available to homeowners and designers. With just a few brush strokes you can transform a space and not just make it look better, but actually increase the

Built-In Kitchen Appliances – Should You or Shouldn’t You?

January 20th, 2016|

When it comes to appliances, one of the biggest decisions you’ll have to make is whether to opt for freestanding or built-in units. Freestanding units are great for a lot of reasons, but if you

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