Category Archives: September2015

Tips on Renovating a Rental Unit

Having an income property can be a great way to make a little money on the side. Whether it’s a basement apartment or house purchased just for those purposes, maximizing rent is the name of the game. The best way to do that is by creating a space anyone could fall in love with and […]

What Colours Go Great with Wood

The great thing about wood (or bamboo) flooring, cabinetry, or accents is the natural glow it can lend to any room. It brings warmth and a natural feel regardless of its texture or colour.   It’s important not to fight against the benefits wood can bring aesthetically and to instead enhance them in contrast with the […]

Great Kitchen Design Ideas

The kitchen is in many ways the centre of the home. It’s the room where meals are made and eaten, that sees the most foot traffic, and that becomes the casual social hub for most homeowners. Making it beautiful can add value to your home and, more importantly, value to the homeowner’s experience. Kitchens always […]

The Underrated Area Rug

We see it in modern home photography spreads all the time. Gorgeous wood flooring shining from wall to wall or tile filling all of the space in the room. When people think of flooring they think of that professionally installed bamboo or carpet – the kind of clean lines you’d expect when you’re imagining a […]

Protecting Your Floors from Your Furniture

We often worry most about foreign contaminants coming in and wrecking our floors. Dirt, grime, and water on rainy days can all be a detriment but there are enemies of beautiful floors existing right in your own home. Yes that furniture you picked out, which goes so nicely with your carpet or wood floors, could […]