Month: March 2017

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HomeStars Photo of the Day

Take a look at this full condo transformation! It’s amazing what a new coat of paint can do for a home. Durham360Painting painted every room in this condo to give it a cool and sleek downtown vibe. We love the choice of different greys throughout. Great job! See the full review here....

/ March 29, 2017
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Pick a Side — Siding Options for Your Home

Is it time to give your home exterior a refresh? If so, new siding is an easy way to totally transform the look of your home without moving. Deciding on new siding for your home involves more than picking a colour and finding what looks good. While personal style will...

/ March 27, 2017
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HomeStars Photo of the Day

Talk about keeping it trendy! We love the dark blue lower cabinets mixed with the upper white cabinets in this kitchen by PRORENOPLUS INC. The stainless steel appliances with the classic white subway tile backsplash help create a warm family kitchen that is stylish and functional. The perfect mix of classic and...

/ March 27, 2017
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Door Colours And Their Meaning

Colour is a powerful visual tool for expressing a wide range of emotions and impressions. As such, the colour and design of your front door deserves careful consideration. If you’ve been thinking of painting your front door, here’s the meaning of different coloured doors, and what the colour might project about your personality....

/ March 27, 2017
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HomeStars Photo of the Day

Take a look at this massive master bathroom renovation by Canadian Premier Construction Inc. They took this outdated and unattractive bathroom and turned it into a modern and stylish spa-like retreat! The results are amazing, you would never know it’s the same bathroom. To see more before and after pictures...

/ March 21, 2017
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HomeStars Photo of the Day

Does this not look like the perfect place to snuggle up on a cold winter day like today? This fireplace is the perfect addition to this homeowner’s basement, adding a sense of comfort and tranquillity to this cozy space. As always, great work by SKY Kitchen Cabinets Ltd! See more photos of...

/ March 19, 2017
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5 Design Tips for Renters

If you’re currently renting an apartment, condo, or house, then you know there are certain limitations when it comes to designing the space to your taste. While you can’t rip out the outdated bathroom or replace the unattractive kitchen backsplash, there are lots of options when it comes to renting...

/ March 16, 2017
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HomeStars Photo of the Day

Can you imagine coming home to this kitchen? We love the grey cabinets mixed with the white honeycomb backsplash. The piece de resistance is the marble waterfall island! VAMAR Construction gave this home a kitchen worth dreaming about! Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are accompanied by...

/ March 14, 2017
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Energy Efficient Windows

It may feel like Old Man Winter is finally loosening his grip – but installing energy-efficient windows will save you money year-round. Simply put, older windows can cause heat loss in winter and heat absorption in summer that increases the cost of air conditioning. In winter, energy-efficient windows reduce heat...

/ March 11, 2017
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Interior Doors 101

Interior doors serve numerous functions and can also be a strong design statement in your home. The type of door you choose will often be dictated by the space and budget you have. Even the smallest budget can still inject style into a space, so let’s explore the options. Flush...

/ March 10, 2017