Planning for a Renovation

A home renovation can be an exciting and exhilarating time. You get to take all of the things that aren’t working for you and reinvent them to make your home one that you have only dreamed about, bu...

Decorating with Lighting

Fall and winter days on the west coast can tend to bring about the grayer, darker days. We quickly notice any absence of natural light when these gloomy days fall upon us. Also, increasingly important...

Updating your Bathtub

Two things that I love, kitchen and bathroom renovations! They are often the most costly renos in your home, but they are also the most rewarding and often very necessary. Let’s chat for a moment ab...

Real Estate for Your Lifestyle

By Amy McGeachy, DID There are many amazing benefits to my role as host of the CHEK TV show T rend (Our third season, with all new episodes begins airing this weekend!) I continually learn a plethora ...

Tips for Designing an Eating Space in Your Home

By Amy McGeachy, DID Home is where the heart is, and the party always happens in the kitchen… But what about the actual hub of your dinner party or nightly family dinners? The eating space in your h...

Fall brings on colour changes to interior space

By Amy McGeachy, DID The children are now back to school, and with that goes the weather. Summer will soon fade to fall, producing crisp chilly mornings. It is during this time that I start to crave t...

Creating a Custom Photo Wall Like the Professionals

By Amy McGeachy, DID One of the most common mistakes that I see in the homes of family and friends is awkwardly hung artwork. Hanging a beautiful art piece or photo too high is one of the largest deco...

For the Love of Chalk Paint!

By Amy McGeachy, DID A little DIY can go a long way in an interior space. I am a huge fan of reviving and repurposing existing furniture pieces or accessories to make them relevant and usable in your ...

Accent cushions can create a new look

By Amy McGeachy, DID An accent cushion has often received a bad reputation over the years. Men roll their eyes when they think of removing all of the decorative cushions off the bed each night, while ...