Category: Decorators & Designers

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Kitchen Design – Q&A with a Professional

Remodelling your kitchen provides the best return on investment of any home renovation. Why?  Because the kitchen is the focal point of your home, day-in and day-out. It’s where your family congregates two or three times every day. Upgrading your kitchen with the latest innovations will not only make meal...

/ January 30, 2017
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Popcorn Ceiling Removal

It’s official – smooth is all the rage. Gone are the old popcorn ceilings (and horror of horrors – walls!!) of the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s, to everyone’s eternal gratitude. Originally a spray-on or paint-on ceiling treatment used from the late 1950s into the 1980s, ceiling stucco was the standard for many bedroom...

/ September 2, 2016
Restaurant bar built by Clean Cut Design & Build Inc

HomeStars Photo of the Day

Cheers to the weekend! This beautiful, one of a kind bar built by Clean Cut Design & Build Inc is enough to get me into the weekend spirit.                       Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are...

/ August 26, 2016

Prepping Your House for Sale

Deciding to sell your home is a big decision that takes time and consideration. What you might not realize is that it takes a lot more than putting up a For Sale sign to get the job done. In this day and age where image is everything, getting your house...

/ August 13, 2016
Condo living room staged by Stagers Choice

HomeStars Photo of the Day

I love the way that Stagers Choice decorated this condo living room! They do a great job of showcasing a property’s full potential by transforming it to look like a stunning model home.                       Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of...

/ August 10, 2016
Rent WOW!!! Furniture for Home Staging Bedroom

HomeStars Photo of the Day

Rent WOW!!! Furniture for Home Staging decorated this stunning master bedroom, creating a calm oasis that anyone would be lucky to call their own.                       Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are accompanied by great photos....

/ July 29, 2016
Colourful cushion and chairs in a Dining Room juxtaposed against a bright white wall. Photo via

The Art Of Small Space Living

Reducing carbon footprint and living a more ecologically friendly life has become a passion for many homeowners, particularly in dense urban environments. This often means living in small spaces such as condominiums or homes with a small footprint. With space at a premium in many cities, even a small condominium...

/ July 25, 2016
Beautiful Kitchen Renovation

HomeStars U – Kitchen Renovation 101 (Video)

Today, our Home Professionals from Bravehart Building and Oborne Contracting examine kitchen designs that have timeless style. Our experts weigh the pros and cons of different counter-top materials, discuss quantifying kitchen cupboard budgets, and fitting an island in your space.

/ April 5, 2016

HomeStars announces Giving Back Award winners

HomeStars created the Giving Back Awards to recognize companies that have done significant charitable work in their community in 2015. We received over 200 entries and selected the 78 most deserving companies listed below, who went ‘above and beyond’ in giving back to their communities. The winning companies listed below...

/ February 16, 2016
Nine Clouds Beds and Mattresses

GBA Winner: Nine Clouds Beds & Mattresses

HomeStars would like to congratulate Nine Clouds Beds & Mattresses for winning a Giving Back Award.  In the words of owner Bill Laidlaw, “We donated and delivered a total retail value of $22,168 in mattress sets and bed frames to families leaving the Interim Place shelter to rejoin our community.”...

/ February 16, 2016