Design/build Expert: Who's On First?
Unless you are a confident DIYer with lots of spare time, a home improvement project is usually born when someone puts pen to paper to retain the services of a professional. But who do you hire and in what order? Well, it's neither an easy nor a one-size-fits-all answer.
Decor Expert: Suitcase Splurges
Souvenir shopping & packing tips during your summer travels
Industry Expert: Smart & Selective
Increasingly, GTA homeowners are choosing to stay in their neighbourhoods because, like me, they love them. They are renovating rather than selling and creating the home they want in the area they want to live.
Cover Story: In The Zone
The designated areas of Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault’s backyard makeover add up to countless hours of summer fun
Reno & Decor - Jun/jul2018
Launched in 1990, R&D is Canada’s Home Idea Book, inspiring readers with the latest decorating/renovating tips and trends.
Outdoor Life More Than Pleasant, It's Much Healthier
The VELUX Group has unveiled the results of The Indoor Generation report – a survey that found an overwhelming misconception about the impact on our health caused by spending too much time indoors, especially on children, whose bedrooms which can be the most polluted room in the house.
Product Showcase: Outdoor Living
Rolltec is introducing a new shade to the Canadian market—the Louvered Pergola. This totally customized pergola features sturdy aluminum construction.
Designer Touch: Lakeside Living
An empty nest couple elevate their lakeside home to accentuate the view and accommodate easy entertaining
Product Showcase: Appliances
The new line of SMEG Portofino ranges are inspired by the lights of small Mediterranean harbours. There is a perfect match in the contrast of vibrant colour and cool stainless steel. Portofino ranges can fit into most kitchen types, they can slot in between the furniture, or be used as a free-standing appliance.
Design 101: Made-to-measure
It’s (now) safe to say that there’s no place like home for our newlywed clients, whose 1950s bungalow was in desperate need of updates in both style and function. What was once a “well-loved” piece of Toronto real estate is now a fresh, functional home, bursting with colour and personality on the inside.