Monthly Archives: December 2011

Space saving laptop desk

Space challenged? No room for a desk? Here’s a great little wall mounted folding desk that’s perfect for a small bedroom or home office.                             It’s made … Continue reading

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Building a kitchen island

Recently I took on a project in a home that had been renovated prior to my clients moving in. The kitchen had been completely redone but had a large empty space that screamed “I need an island”.       … Continue reading

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Storage beds can be a life saver

I see a ton of condos and I still cannot get over how small the bedrooms are. I looked at a two bedroom suite last week in Liberty Village (reclaimed railway lands that are being developed around King and Strachan) … Continue reading

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Creating a stunning photo gallery

I LOVE CHRISTMAS! I love everything about it. The food, the lights, the decorations. This is the time of year when nostalgia really kicks in as we gather with family and friends to share some great food, drinks and fond … Continue reading

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Area Rugs – artwork for your floor

In a previous post, Decorating Rules of Thumb, I wrote a bit about area rugs to the extent that most people have rugs that are either too large or too small for the room and gave some things to consider … Continue reading

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Space saving sleeping solutions for your bedroom or den

Here’s a question; Who remembers the Murphy Bed, the original fold up bed patented and first manufactured in San Francisco in 1916? I’m sure most people have heard of it but here’s a history lesson. Apparently back around the turn … Continue reading

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Transforming a “walk-in closet” into a bedroom

Okay, I’ll be honest, it wasn’t actually a walk-in closet but rather a bedroom that was being used as a walk-in closet. Last summer I completed the smallest space of my career, a one bedroom town home that was no … Continue reading

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