Recent Articles in ‘Renovations’

At home with Dorothy Grant

The Haida spirit of creativity is at the heart of fashion designer Dorothy Grant’s Tsawwassen home

Discover the Vancouver Fall Home Show

Top-notch décor and design ideas for homes great and small

Fall Home Show: Sarah Richardson

Designer Sarah Richardson shares the tips and tools DIY-ers need

Fall Home Show: Flipping for Dave and Kortney

The HGTV stars share their tips for getting the most from selling your home

Family friendly: An update on a 1920s Shaughnessy classic

A thoughtful update brings a 1920s home back from the past into the present

Georgie Awards honour the best in B.C. homebuilding

Now in their 25th year, the Georgie Awards set the standard for design and construction

A kitchen transformation

It’s possible to change the shape and flow of a problematic kitchen while hanging on to some of its interesting architectural details

Bathroom revision

A few deft design changes turn this dated en suite to a classic with big impact

Cabinets of Distinction

Troico’s Mountain Series offers quality cabinetry that is also affordable

Security from abroad

If you’re planning a week or three away this summer, here are a couple of cool security tools you can leave at home but operate from abroad.

Classic restored to its glory, past and future

Victoria couple strikes a fine balance between heritage and modern-day conveniences

Couple brings the outside in with alterations

Conservatory allows avid gardeners to enjoy the beauty of outdoors from comfort of indoors

Wall removal makes for best of both worlds

1920s home retains its charm with an open, efficient workspace and an elegant dining area

Don’t wait until April to renovate

Homeowners awaiting the HST’s disappearance could be wasting time

Painted floors offer sharp look at low cost

Patience and nerve are required, but the results can be worth the effort