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4 Bathroom Must-Haves

Bathroom's can be the trickiest to try and spruce up or find fashionable organization for. There are so many options, it's hard to know where to start or where to look. Here are 4 of our top must-haves for any bathroom. Luxurious Hotel Cotton Towels Have you ever wanted to sneak a hotel towel home with you after the stay? …
4 Bathroom Must-Haves

Five reasons you need an architect

Five reasons you need an architect
If you’re building a new home or cottage, you’ve likely set funds aside in a dedicated bank account to cover the cost of a design, technical drawings, permits and securing a general contractor. But by the time you start racking up extra charges for things like moving light switches, you regret not hiring an architect. What seemed like a luxury …

ENTER TO WIN: Flanigan Steel Wood Burning Fire Pit

In our newest special edition, Celebrating Canadian Design, we shared two stunning projects by Haight's Carpentry. In each project, the homeowners were given a much more functional living space outdoors using decking, walls, railings and more from Craft-Bilt! Now, we want to help you enjoy your outdoor living space more as well! A fire pit is a great way to …
ENTER TO WIN: Flanigan Steel Wood Burning Fire Pit

Getting Your Home Ready For Fall

Getting Your Home Ready For Fall
Is summer over already? It’s hard to believe that fall has settled in and the days are getting cooler and darker. As I sit and write this article, it’s raining and grey outside which makes it for a perfect cozy up by the fire kind of day to share some of my thoughts on fall preparation with you. Your home …

5 Must-Haves for Your Luxury Home

A luxury home can mean a lot of different things. There is not a particular size or dollar value that must be met to be considered a luxury home. Instead, luxury is determined by the custom features, quality finishes and quality of the build of the home! When planning a custom luxury home, here are some of the most common …
5 Must-Haves for Your Luxury Home

Layered Pumpkin-Apple Pie Recipe

Layered Pumpkin-Apple Pie Recipe
We’ve missed a lot over the past year – from births to birthdays, engagements, weddings and everything in between. But this Thanksgiving, we’re celebrating it all. Set the table with Nana’s fine china and that fancy gold cutlery you’ve never used and invite the whole family, friends that might as well be family and whoever else we can fit around …

Fall Travel Destinations in Canada

The nip in the air in Western Canada has me thinking about the best places in Canada to enjoy the beauty of autumn. Most people think they need to visit northeast USA to see the fall foliage, but we have our own fantastic destinations right within our borders that will blow you away. In Quebec’s Laurentian Mountains sugar maples and …
Fall Travel Destinations in Canada

5 Thanksgiving Hostess Hacks

5 Thanksgiving Hostess Hacks
5 Thanksgiving Hostess Hacks - Thanksgiving dinner is typically something to look forward to. (I mean, what's there not to love about copious amounts of food, reunions with friends and family, and that post-meal, Tryptophan-induced euphoria?) That is, unless you happen to be hosting, in which case no amount of turkey ingestion will overpower the stress and chaos that simply …

Tips & Tricks from the Pros

Why are so many Canadians using the equity in their homes to get ahead financially? With interest rates at the lowest they’ve been in many years, it is a good time to be a borrower. For existing homeowners, this presents an extra opportunity to access funds at a very low interest rate, using a home equity loan or line of …
Tips & Tricks from the Pros

How Can I Become A Homeowner?

How Can I Become A Homeowner?
In this incredibly fast moving market I am constantly asked “Paul, how do I become a homeowner in this current economy? Please help!” This seemingly difficult situation is actually much easier than you think when working with a trusted real estate professional like myself with knowledge, experience and the know-how to accomplish your goals! 1. If you’re having difficulty coming …

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Ultimate Design Competition: Working with Wood
Ultimate Design Competition: Working with Wood
The Challenge: We asked two designers to create spaces featuring quality wood furnishings from Signature Fine Furniture.... Read more
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