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Downsizing is not just for retirees or empty-nesters… Oakville Interior Decorator


Thursday, August 15, 2013 9:30 AM

Downsizing is a relatively new buzz word we are hearing in both the Interior Decorating and Real-estate markets.  It is a growing trend for some to want a lighter load in life, so by having ...

Are You Home Renovation Ready?


Friday, July 19, 2013 9:00 AM

Stop!  Before you get too excited and start taking a hammer to the wall, ask yourself, are you renovation ready?  Sadly, I have heard time and time again renovations horror stories from home owners; contractors ...

Interior Decorating and Design Secret #5


Friday, June 28, 2013 9:15 AM

We have had some great hot weather this week and the long lazy days of summer are here. For some you’ll be opening up your summer property for cleaning and dusting and all that good ...

Interior Decorating and Design Secret #4: Up-cycled Outdoor Rooms


Friday, June 14, 2013 9:15 AM

The warmer weather is here and we’re all heading outside. One of the hottest outdoor decorating trends is to up-cycle furniture and re-purposes décor items from indoors and bring them outside.  So as you head ...

Kitchen Cabinetry – aim to buy quality: Oakville Designer


Friday, June 7, 2013 10:00 AM

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 ...

Interior Decorating and Design Secret #3: Outside Rooms


Saturday, June 1, 2013 9:00 AM

The perfect patio furniture can make all the difference as you’re enjoying outdoor living. With so many choices in Outdoor Furniture, where do you start? Here are the top four options to make your patio ...

Renovation Stress Buster Tips: Oakville Interior Designer


Tuesday, May 28, 2013 10:00 AM

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


Tuesday, May 21, 2013 4:00 PM

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 ...

TRENDS in Interior Decorating and DESIGN


Friday, May 17, 2013 10:00 AM

Interior Decorating and Design Secret #2 Often I get asked “How do I …?” With this TRENDS series I will reveal some Interior Decorating & Design secrets of how to’s. Follow these professional tips that I ...

Renovations – Plan with proper insurance in place


Tuesday, May 14, 2013 10:00 AM

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 ...

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