Tag Archives: Home Depot

Renovating an investment condo on a small budget – day 2 – door knobs!

So yesterday Alex began putting up the backsplash in the kitchen – when I popped round today he was finished. I decided I liked the look of the hexagonal tiles so much that I didn’t want to use white grout … Continue reading

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Renovating an investment condo – on a small budget! Today – a new backsplash!

I took possession of my new investment condo at Briston Private on Friday and right away — literally as soon as I got the keys —  I loaded up the car with tiles and headed off to meet Alex, my … Continue reading

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What a difference a new light makes!

I am in the process of getting my own home ready to sell in the spring, so I’m doing all the little touches to help update it.I loved my old dining room light fixture, which was a heavy, stained glass fixture … Continue reading

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Kitchen concept plans, finalized!

I spent two and a half hours today with Belinda Bass at Home Depot in Barrhaven, finalizing the plans for the kitchen of my investment condo, and I couldn’t be happier.(I also picked out, and paid for, all the appliances. … Continue reading

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Mixing and matching tiles #Renos

My favourite part of staging and renos is where I’m at right now with my investment condo, finding the finishes I like and developing my colour palette. I found this wonderful hexagonal marble tile at Home Depot for the bathroom … Continue reading

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Concept Drawings – Working with a Designer

As you know, I’ve purchased an investment condo and I am planning on gutting the kitchen and bathroom. The bathroom will be easy; everything is where it should be, but I want to take part of a wall down in … Continue reading

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Claw Tubs.

I have been persuaded to look at bathtubs today by Facebook friends who are as smitten with their tubs as I am with toilets. So here are are my favourites — claw tubs. I love claw tubs. The real ones are made of … Continue reading

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Toilets can be beautiful! (And inexpensive.)

Over the next few posts, I’m going to show you how to pull together a bathroom very inexpensively with new fixtures, lighting, and tiles, in different colour schemes. (If I have time, I’ll look at tubs as well.) I confess: … Continue reading

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