Category Archives: Colour and Paint

The Pinnacle

Recently I had the opportunity to do more work for people who have been clients of mine for the past 7 years. I helped them with their first condo at Maple Leaf Square in Toronto: https://smallspacestyle.org/2012/03/27/maple-leaf-square/ and then was contracted … Continue reading

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Old Mill – Beautiful Monochromatic Colour Scheme

I have always been a huge fan of what is known as a Monochromatic Colour Scheme, which is, essentially using various tones of one colour to create a warm and soothing environment. Sometimes, I will add an accent colour to … Continue reading

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Bayview Mills Part 2

A while back I posted an article about a bathroom renovation that I did that was part of a larger project. https://smallspacestyle.org/2014/01/04/bayview-mills-part-1/ The biggest issue with this home was that nothing really had been done to it since it was … Continue reading

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Another bedroom and closet makeover

Sliding closet doors are a great space saving idea and just about every new home and condo has them. Here’s the problem though. They are terribly inconvenient; the constant back and forth to access your items is a huge pain … Continue reading

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Liberty Towers

Well, I’m glad this one is done! Completing a renovation in a condo is challenging enough dealing with elevators, security personnel, parking and waste removal, but when you add in construction, traffic, two out of three elevators down for maintenance, … Continue reading

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Black & White with pops of colour

Here’s a great colour scheme that is elegant and sophisticated. A basic scheme of black and white with pops of purple and green. Accessories such as purple flowers and candles, a green bowl and green and purple vases in the … Continue reading

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Paint Sheen levels – what’s the deal?

I’ve spent a fair amount of time on this blog writing about paint colours for walls and trimwork, but I’ve never touched on sheen levels, which can have a huge impact on the results of your painting project. So, here … Continue reading

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