May 2019

Happy Victoria Day!

Posted on May 20, 2019 in Holiday

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10 things you absolutely need to know before renovating a condo

Posted on May 17, 2019 in Home Advice

Renovating a detached home and renovating a condo are two very different things. While you may need to apply for a building permit, chances are your neighbors won’t have a say in what type of flooring material you can choose for your living room or whether or not your plumber can park on the street. In a condominium, however, there are all sorts of...

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Ready for spring cleaning but don't know where to start? Use this handy list: 

Posted on May 13, 2019 in Home Advice

Take Our Seven-Day Cleaning Challenge!
Start by removing obvious garbage from your space—last night's coffee cup, that half-eaten bag of Cheetos, the photo of your ex-partner, etc. To make things easier, have large garbage bags and recycling bins handy—you're more likely to toss things away if bins are easily accessible—and be sure to stock up your...

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Posted on May 12, 2019 in Special Event

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10 Home Improvement Projects to Tackle Before Listing Your Home

Posted on May 09, 2019 in Home Advice

These small changes have the potential to make a huge impact on your selling price.
  • Address the Exterior
  • Go Neutral
  • Update Light Fixtures
  • Focus on Floors
  • Remove Popcorn Ceiling
  • Upgrade Master Closet
  • Create a Squeaky-Clean Slate
  • Install Molding
  • Replace Dated Hardware, Mirrors + Plumbing Fixtures
  • Take Your Stairs to the Next Level
  • Read full article here

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2 Compact-Bathroom Makeovers, for Her and for Him

Posted on May 08, 2019 in Home Advice

After their kids moved out, this couple felt that the timing was right to fully renovate their two small bathrooms for themselves. She took over the 40-square-foot master bathroom, and he took over the 40-square-foot hall bathroom. Interior designer Carolyn Elleman helped the wife get the light and warm bathroom she dreamed of while helping the hus...

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