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Art on a Budget: Yes it is possible!

I really enjoy going to art shows and seeing what creative people have to offer. Many times I’ve wished that I could have splurged and purchased a real piece of artwork not only because I liked ...

Kitchen Cabinetry – aim to buy quality: Oakville Designer

Are you are planning to live in your home for the next several years? If the answer is ‘yes’, then a kitchen renovation will not only help boost your eventual selling price, it will also ...

Renovation Stress Buster Tips: Oakville Interior Designer

While doing some research for a client project, I pored over several magazines (don’t have to be strictly home and design ones, the fashion magazines have great ideas too) and periodically turned to the web ...

Sofas 101: Designer Oakville

Sofas – before you buy or reupholster check out these tips Buying a new sofa or reupholstering it is a big decision – you may chuckle, while I am perfectly serious.  Not only is cost ...

Renovations – Plan with proper insurance in place

Most homeowners today are so gung-ho on doing their own home renovations, they rarely think of any accidents that could occur while working on them. An even scarier scenario for homeowners who hire contractors to ...

There’s a new store in town: Floor Covering International

Despite the ravages of the recession on all kinds of businesses in Ontario, it is gratifying to know that the devastation hasn’t affected the entrepreneurial spirit in this province. According to a July 2012 Stats ...

Shoe Design and Interior Design: Yes, they relate!

This past week I had to go on a shopping trip to Toronto for a customer and while I was there I couldn’t resist the urge to walk into a few shoe shops…… which woman ...

Area rugs are designed for comfort and style: Oakville Designer

Walk into most homes today and you are greeted with a shiny tiled, hardwood or laminate floor.  Our desire for wall-to-wall carpeting has waned as the trend towards wooden floors (hardwood, engineered hardwood or laminate) ...

Lighting the way in room design: Oakville Decor

Have you ever walked into a poorly lit living room and wondered how you ever made it to the sofa or chair without stumbling or falling over another piece of furniture?   It’s happened to me ...

Spring has sprung – let the renovation designs begin!

I’m sure you’ll agree that we’ve just come through a crazy winter weather season. That said, you’d never know we are now into spring and still coping with crazy weather patterns. Ah well, I still ...

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