Renovate Like A Designer: Start With Your Foundation Palette

When I work with individuals and families with their upcoming renovation (whether it be choosing new colours for their home or a full scale renovation), the first thing I always look at is what is the home’s foundation palette. Foundation Palette: What are the choices? Your home will fall into one of two categories:  white or cream.  That’s

3 Secrets to a Successful Renovation

When I was asked to speak to a group of women, for the second time, I knew I didn’t want to do the same talk.  After talking with the organizer, I knew I wanted to share things that I come across in my daily work.  While I don’t organize spaces anymore, I do design them

The Academy Awards and Renovations

Has it ever occurred to you that there are parallels between The Academy Awards and choosing fixed elements for a renovation? The Academy Awards and Renovations When it comes to pulling together aspects for a renovation, there are so many choices out there that it can paralyze you very quickly.  So how can you get it right the first time?