Outdoor Spring Trends

It’s a time to switch things up, refresh and renew your backyard. Here are my top 5 outdoor trends for spring. High Performance Outdoor Sound I love music and I play it all day long and there’s no exception when I go outside to relax and enjoy the warmer weather. I love the high-performance outdoor

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Tips to Lighting Your Garden

3 Rules to Make Your Garden Architectural LED Lighting Design Look Perfect Spring is here, and that means it is a great time to start new building projects for your garden and lawn. Adding an architectural LED lighting design to your garden is a fairly straightforward process that can drastically improve the aesthetics of the

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Functional Family Kitchen

There’s no question this Oakville area kitchen by designer Sarah St. Amand is impeccably designed. From the twinkling pendants and lux walnut and marble, to the crisp black window frames and navy cabinetry that quietly nod to kitchens of yore, the refined transitional esthetic ticks all the boxes style-wise. But what’s more important to Sarah

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2019 Kitchen Trends

2019 kitchen trends are all about drama and contrast with artistic details. Colour Palettes of black and white for sharp contrast with matte black fixtures creates a very elegant kitchen. White kitchens are a classic but today’s white kitchens have added drama with painted cabinets in blues and greens and warm stained woods. Appliances in

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Condo Purchasing 101

I am thinking of purchasing a condominium. If I go ahead with the purchase, what exactly am I buying? A condominium or “condo” is not a particular type of building, but rather it defines a type of home ownership. A condominium could describe a dwelling in a high-rise building, townhouse complex, or detached home. A

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Misconceptions about Painting

Homeowners are likely familiar with the many misconceptions about painting such as: trim and ceilings can only be painted white, or dark paint colours make a room look smaller. The truth is, there are many misconceptions about paint and Benjamin Moore colour and design expert, Sharon Grech, explains 10 of the most common misconceptions and

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Create a Modern Basement

In our new home, we had a lot to do to create a modern basement with a playroom and a functional home office. The result is amazing – and I hope it can inspire you too! Minimal Palette I love colour, but I wanted to try something different and edgy in my basement. Creating this

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2019 Lighting Trends

LED lighting is showing up everywhere. This energy efficient technology also offers a great deal of flexibility, allowing for the design of unique, sculptural pieces with architectural details. Flexible Genius The Tamasera pendant light by Eglo uses LED lighting technology to create adjustable lighting zones that can be used to direct the light and create

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