Fall Home Maintenance 

Autumn is finally here and now’s the time to start getting your home ready for the months ahead!
Here’s a Fall checklist to explains the top FIVE things you need to do now to get your home prepared for the colder months ahead. READ MORE >

 

Around the World in a Paint Can

With the 2016 Summer Olympics taking centre stage, we thought we’d tap into the many diverse and rich colours from around the world for design inspiration. With paint brush in hand, here are ways to give your home a global feel.
Greece: let’s start where READ MORE >

 

Top 7 Must-Haves for your Backyard

With the summer season finally in sight, it’s time to shift focus to the backyard. That area of your home long forgotten over the harsh winter, but happily rediscovered as the sun starts to shine and the days get longer.
Try these ideas to turn your backyard into the perfect READ MORE >

 

Top Ten Apps for the Smart Home

Whether it’s redecorating, a do-it-yourself project, or gardening … there’s an App for that! Smart Phone technology has made things a whole lot easier for homeowners. We thought you might like these ten apps for your home. There’s no need to paint a ton of different paint READ MORE >

 

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

We love our moms, but how do we show them how much we really appreciate all they do? The key is to know what your mom enjoys doing when she’s not worrying about everyone else. Here’s a guide to some great ideas to make this Mother’s Day gift something that truly READ MORE >

 

Fall in Love with Seasonal Home Decor

It’s just more fun to decorate your home for Fall. Whether you’re a Fall-obsessed aficionado or just interested in the subtle details and colour combinations, your take on the season can brighten up an entire home. Here are some fun ways for you to have everyone falling in READ MORE >

 

For the love of Mason Jars

It’s trendy and fun. Have you noticed the rise in Mason Jar popularity lately? But why buy knock offs when you can create your own neat crafts? After my enthusiastic attempt at canning last summer, I now have a shelf full of the coveted mason jar, just waiting to be “repurposed.” So I thought I’d look at READ MORE >

 

10 Inspiring Ways to Recycle Wood Pallets

Top 10 creative ways to recycle your wood pallets. Last week was Earth Week and it got me thinking about all the wonderful ways we recycle and reuse. Having just finished making a lovely wine rack out of a used wood pallet (photo above), I started digging for more ideas. READ MORE >

 

Painting an Accent Wall

Accent walls can be a powerful design choice in your home. But many of us are afraid to take that step – to move out of our comfort zone and paint one wall a colour that really pops. Take this loft from Geranium Homes’ Village at Sally Creek – the deep READ MORE >