Pandemic Priorities – Quality Over Quantity Creates a Happy Planet
The home improvement industry is booming worldwide, and Vancouver is no exception. We are all spending more time at home - it has become the centre for work, family, even entertainment during this ever-challenging pandemic. We have had clients request
Pandemic Priorities and Possibilities
The past year and a half has brought significant change to most of the world. Most of us have felt the deep social and emotional strains of a more restricted pandemic life. There has been a definitive sense of loss and
Timeless treasures being thank you cards
Today I received a thank-you card from one of our clients in Vancouver. Timeless treasures like these make our team so happy. As I sat and read through her beautiful words, I was overcome by pride and joy. I
Walk-in pantries from past to present
I am fascinated with walk-in pantries. They hold so much value for young and old alike. A walk-in pantry immediately gives the feel of an age past, where gardens, canning and baking were the basic necessities of family
Let’s Get some real plants in your life
Every space needs some real plants! I visited my doctor’s office today in West Vancouver. During the time waiting, I typically reflect on the same few things - the uncomfortable chairs, old magazines, stained carpets, fake plants, you know
A home office and a bed in your smallest room
Home offices aren’t just a luxury anymore. The virtual office environment has expanded and even in metropolitan cities like Vancouver, where space is more and more limited, clients need a place to do their job efficiently and effectively.
Happy Spring from our Design team!
Happy spring from our interior design team! The beauty of Yaletown Vancouver, and it's flowering cherry blossoms is on full display! The city is waking up from its long, grey winter and ready to embrace the newness this season brings.
Laying the Foundation for a Hardwood Floor
There is more to a beautiful hardwood floor than meets the eye. Yes, the correct flooring surface needs to be chosen with things like design and durability in mind, but many people do not realize the importance of the
Backsplashes can use a splash of creativity
Backsplashes have come a long way! Once they were considered a necessary part of the kitchen to ensure the longevity of one’s walls, but today they have become crucial design elements that create the tone and mood of a space. There
Carving Out Personal Spaces in Small Places
In most big cities, families live in apartments and condos with limited space. In my blog, I have shared numerous solutions for additional storage and decluttering, but today I want to talk about creating comfortable areas in your home. Recently, clients
Great Teamwork Makes Dream Interiors
All renovations start with a bit of dreaming: more space, better light, less clutter. You visualise the type of life you want to live in your home. Some clients go for bold colours and splashy interiors. Others
Bathroom Renovation Plans – 7 Things to Consider
There are ways to design and renovate your bathroom to be bright and beautiful! This is how we approached a bathroom renovation in Yaletown, Vancouver. Layout The ensuite bathroom had a typically small shower and a jacuzzi tub that you will find
Kids Bathroom – Don’t Shutter, We Got Rid of the Clutter!
When you think of kids bathroom, do you see wet towels all over the floor, shampoo bottles laying in the bathtub and a countertop that is barely visible through all the clutter? Our clients had just that problem when they came
Solutions for Serious Kid Clutter
Every parent faces the same problem - kid clutter! Backpacks, shoes, mittens, and gloves - the list is endless! And all at the front door. The entryway to any home should be open and welcoming. It immediately sets the tone of
Kids Room remodelled – Fun is the New Chic
Sebastian and Tristan, our newest and most enthusiastic clients, are brothers who share a bedroom in their modern Vancouver home. They are 2 years apart (ages 5 and 7), and have enjoyed playing, reading and sleeping in their room for as