If you don’t know him, Scott McGillivray is an influenceur, real estate expert, contractor, and TV host of Scott’s House Call. Discover some Scott’s secrets along three different projects that will inspire you to try new things in your own home.
A year and four months ago, I would never have thought I’d be living in my dream home, let alone that we’d build & decorate it ourselves. Neither of us had ever designed a home, so you might wonder why we didn’t just leave it to the professionals? The answer in this article…
It’s time for the dining room table to have its moment in the sun! Always a gathering point, the dining room table has become a multifunctional: it’s a place to entertain guests, have a family meal, sit and chat, grab a bite on the way out the door, and sometimes even do some work. Here are some tips for creating an inviting atmosphere around the table.
This year, the festive season will have to reinvent itself. Smaller groups, less grandiose meals, go back to basics… however, there’s no way of letting the magic of Christmas fly away! It is possible to create a cosy atmosphere and turn this moment into a real enchanted evening. Be prepared to receive your guests in style and comfort around your bar or counter.
With the holidays just around the corner, nothing is more exciting than to start thinking about festive decorations: gifts, garlands, trees… Time to get into the spirit! Without a doubt, the dining room would be at the centre of attention. Here are some tips and advice to create an intimate yet elegant, festive table and establish a warm atmosphere in your home.
Choosing the right type of lighting and light fixtures for your home can be somewhat of a challenge. How about installing overhead lighting at the proper height? Well, that’s a whole other story… Not to mention how a lack of light can contribute to the winter blues. To help shed some light on your interior lighting options, here are some useful tips.