Creating Your Own Short Term Rental

Recently while travelling, I decided to check out a few sites online to find a short term rental as opposed to a hotel or motel, as we were staying in one location for a couple of weeks. I know that s...

Lighting adds touch of style to a sapce

Lighting can be the make or break element of your home. It is often that gets over looked, or left out of the budget, yet it can have the biggest impact on mood, function and design. Lighting is a way...

A Few of my Favorite Things from 2016

The close of another year is near. As we spend this time with our friends and loved ones, visiting in our beautifully decorated homes, I can’t help but to reflect on some of my favorite things from ...

Creature comforts for our four legged friends

The “creature comforts” of life can be defined as material comforts that contribute to physical ease and well-being, such as good food and accommodations. While we want these things for our family...

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...