When you’re living in the thick of it, renovations sure seem to drag on forever. The dust, the chaos, the planning…it can be exhausting. It sort of leaves you wondering…will it all be worth it? Despite all of the constant cleaning and the second guessing, we are seeing some great progress in our ensuite renovation […]
Reveal day is finally here! At long last, we are ready to unveil our main bathroom renovation. It feels like it’s been a long time coming. Although when I really stop to think about it, we only started this part of our reno in December. So realistically, I know I should cut us a bit […]
Goodness, it’s been quite the busy week around here! There’s been dust flying, hammers banging and yes…a few expletives thrown in for good measure there too. I mean, it is a construction zone after all! I am super happy to report, however, that we have made some great progress on our ensuite bathroom renovation. In […]
I love herringbone patterns and apparently I am not alone! (featured image source: Dorsey Designs) Pinterest has tracked herringbone related saves to be up 131% and is listed on their top 100 trends to try in 2018. (Check out my previous post on other hot design trends for 2018.) So what exactly is a herringbone pattern […]
This week was a busy one! Between repeat trips to the tile supplier and running kids back and forth to the hockey rink, there wasn’t time for much else in between. Thankfully, we are slowly narrowing in on our next set of tile selections needed for our ensuite. As an added bonus, I can finally […]
Designing or redesigning your space should be fun and exciting. It’s a chance to make improvements, fix deficiencies and stamp your space with your personal style. Unfortunately for many of us, renovations usually become more stressful than exciting. Even the smallest project, if poorly planned, can abruptly change from exciting to demanding to overwhelming. What we need is a renovation planning guide to help keep things in check and on track. Not only can your budget quickly disappear, but so can your motivation to finish the project.
I am happy to report that we have made some good progress this week! We’ve been busy little bees, sourcing lighting, flooring and other home decor goodies. Slowly but surely, we are pulling together the final details for our rapidly approaching bathroom renovation. As I spent time researching for this phase of our reno, I […]
Love it or list it? How many of us have asked that very question about our home? I know we have many times over the years. We went through a spell just a couple of years ago, when we really felt the push to move. We even went so far as to list our house […]