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TRENDS
As with any investment, it is a good idea to always be mindful of the value of your property. Essentially, that means keeping an eye on market trends. Using available statistics, we can help identify desirable home features and trends. Staying on top of these trends will help you to understand the value of your...
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Trending colors and ideas for using them in your home Color experts at major paint manufacturers create paint colour palettes that help make it easier for you to choose the perfect paint colours for your home. Did you know that paint experts look at different industries such as automotive, consumer electronics, and fashion, and note trends...
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Are you thinking of renovating your bathroom? Having difficulty deciding what to do and where to start? Why not look at the expected design trends for 2015 for inspiration. When renovating a bathroom, you need to consider both style and function. In most cases, you have limited space; therefore you want to maximize the functionality...
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Introduction I am pleased to provide you with the second installment from Ottawa General Contractors’ 5 part guest blog series on “Homes of the Future” here at Simpson Design+Decor. Make some time to check out next weeks’ blog post…  I have some exicting stuff planned for you in 2015!  * * *  When you think...
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Each paint company launches their own colour trends for 2015. Today’s post showcases two colour trends from two of the most popular paint brands: Benjamin Moore and Sherwin Williams. Explore the upcoming popular 2015 paint color trends below:   Benjamin Moore Colour of the Year Guilford Green HC-116 “A neutral that’s natural. A silvery green...
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It is that time of year… Halloween!   I know there are a lot of people out there whose favourite holiday is Halloween.  They enjoy going all out and decorating their homes in terrifying ghosts and ghouls. Personally, I prefer to keep things more on the traditional and non-scary side. I love to use pumpkins,...
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It is officially September! The kids have gone back to school and everyone is back at work from their summer holidays. Everyone starts to think about getting back to their home projects as well as what renovation needs to be completed before the Christmas Holidays. This time of year is when renovators and kitchen designers...
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