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a mix of pot lights, cabinet lighting and a statement fixture brings function and style to this Sarah Gallop-designed beach house in Ladner

Out of the shadows, into the light

A well-lit kitchen is one that both functions well and makes you happy

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An unconventional dream home

The Diesing house in south Langley is A CREATIVE realization of one couple’s bucket list

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Romance in bloom

Gardens that evoke feelings of love are highlighted at this year’s Vancouver Sun Gardeners’ School

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Rising design star combines style with energy savings

Jamie Banfield’s compact house mixes recycled materials with new technology

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Take your creative inspiration from these three BC Home + Garden Show speakers

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Bringing the spa home

New bath and shower options combine luxury and technology to allow homeowners to create a zen-inspired retreat

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Colour her confident

Design pro Amanda Forrest isn’t afraid of bold hues and encourages homeowners to be just as fearless

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Find your ideal hawaiian getaway

If you’re a newbie to the islands, here’s a practical guide to picking the one that best suits your travel personality

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Tools you wine lovers can use

From coolers to corkscrews to carriers, here are a few gadgets oenophiles will appreciate

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Expert advice for your home cellar

Cactus Club sommelier Sebastien Le Goff offers his top tips for wine lovers

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A toast to cooking with wine

Red and white can both add depth and character to a dish, but be sure to follow a few simple rules

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The Italians are coming

This year’s Vancouver International Wine Festival puts a spotlight on reds and whites from Italy

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In the news

Jordans Home opens flagship store in Richmond

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Bring on the wow

With a driveway fountain and a spectacular indoor water feature, the Langley prize home in the BC Children’s Hospital Choices Lottery is designed to impress

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What is your home really worth?

Methods used by the industry to evaluate house prices often fail to tell the whole story