Everything you wanted to know about buying, selling and maintaining a home in the Victoria and the Capital Regional District on Vancouver Island in beautiful British Columbia.
So you bought a house that needs some TLC to make it you home. After making one of the largest investments of your life, chances are there isn’t much money left for interior fix-ups. The good news is that it is not necessary to hire a professional interior decorator to update a home’s interior design. […]
Want to make your living space even more appealing and appear larger in a really easy way? Add the magic of mirrors! Mirrors have been a strong design element ever since they were first invented. Consider the Hall of Mirrors at the Palace of Versailles, for example, or the huge mirrors hung in the palaces […]
French country design is a very popular design choice today, especially within some of character homes of Victoria and on Vancouver Island. Don’t let the idea of “French” design intimidate you because it’s actually quite easy to achieve this French country décor style. French country design is influenced by the colours, textures, sights, and sounds […]
Most homes today are decorated in a more casual or family friendly style rather than the formal don’t-touch-anything style of past generations. However, this formal look can create an elegant and luxurious atmosphere, especially within some of the grand homes in Victoria’s vintage neighbourhoods like Rockland, Oak Bay, Fairfield and Uplands. The question is…is this […]
Whether you are getting ready to sell your home, or you have just purchased a house, a tired or outdated master bedroom will be high on your “honey do” list. Take a good honest look around the master bedroom. Is it a place to simply dump clothes, store dirty laundry hampers and fall asleep? Or […]