Master Gardeners Volunteer Organization Offers Valuable Advice
A master gardener is an extensively trained amateur gardener. First formed in 1985, and incorporated as a registered charity in Ontario in 1998, the Master Gardeners of Ontario Inc.
Win A Skylight Makeover And In-home Design Consultation!
Ever dream of adding a beautiful skylight to your home? Or how about having an in-home design consultation with an award-winning designer?
A New Lease On Life – 30-year-old Condo Receives The Ultimate Facelift
Updating and renovating any home is a daunting task. My clients loved the size of their condo, but after 30 years, it was showing its age.
Tips To Incorporate The Pantone Colour Of The Year Throughout Your Home
Pantone’s 2019 Colour of the Year “Living Coral” can do almost anything, proving itself to be much more than just an accent colour. We sat down with Nicholas Rosaci, interior design expert and upcoming speaker at the 2019 GTA Home & Reno Show, to talk decor trends and learn how to incorporate this vibrant hue…
Active Home: The Powder Room
The powder room is the one place that many of your guests get up close and personal with. And because it’s generally set apart from the rest of the home, it’s the perfect room to experiment with the latest in design and decor.
Active Home: Five-star, Hotel-worthy Hacks
As we come of age – a more mature age – our freedom fifty-plus plans most likely include longer times away from home. Rather than sitting empty, there are ways that your home can work for you.
Active Home : Island Hopping
In Europe, the kitchen island has become the true heart of the home. This, once-functional, piece anchored the kitchen, but it has now been elevated to a more social, and visual, status.
In The Garden: Head For Cover
While we were worshiping to the sun gods back in February, some of us may now be getting fed up with the heat. With high temperatures come increased UV rays, so it makes sense to seek out shady spots that provide some reprieve.
In The Garden: Ground-hugging Plants
If I could come back to earth as a plant, I would be a ground cover – a useful one, of course. I love rich, organic soil, so by being a ground-hugging plant I could feel the rhythms of the earth, as well as the movement of the lifegiving earthworms beneath my roots.
Active Home: Leisurely Living
Condo living is no longer for city dwellers, only. More and more developers are shifting their focus to rural and suburban communities throughout Ontario.