oakville designers: IT’S TIME FOR ANOTHER HAPPY CHRISTMAS! - 12/21/18 03:54 PM
A wonderful Christmas story presented by Livia Drennan:
 
It feels like this year, Christmas sneaked up on me so fast, I wish December would have the length of two months :)
I enjoy the preparations and the time when every week, I add more Christmas decor around the house, every week I buy another gift or two. I like to take my time to prepare, I don't rush and "be done with it".
One little tree and ornament here...
... one fresh sprig of evergreen and more ornaments there...
... each addition is magical, and every vignette has a story to tell, a story that I … (4 comments)

oakville designers: Featured in the Spring Edition of Our Homes Magazine - 03/22/18 06:58 PM

 
Welcome back to part V of increasing the value of your home!
 
For those following our blog series we are very pleased to share that some of the projects that you have seen and read about are now Featured in the Spring Edition of Our Homes Magazine.
Please click on the above link to view the feature!
 
It is our pleasure helping home owners and buyers when making one of the biggest financial & family decision of their lives.
 
Our Services Include:
Home Buyers & Investors:  Consultation on whether the home has the potential to meet your future needs & dreams
Home Sellers: Staging and Improvement advice … (2 comments)

oakville designers: How to Increase the Value of Your Home - Closet & Mudroom Spaces - 01/02/18 12:12 PM
Welcome back to part IV of increasing the value of your home!
 
This blog talks about updating closets and optimizing your home office and mudroom.
 
Organizing your closets and mudroom definitely helps in keeping up the value of your home. My idea is to organize the closets not just before selling your home, but doing it early enough so you can take advantage of a pleasing view every day you wake up and start your day, plus you can find everything much easier :-)
We don’t all live in mansions with huge closets. Sure this walk-in closet I designed (below) doesn’t have the … (4 comments)

oakville designers: How to Increase the Value of Your Home - Lower Level Spaces - 10/09/17 12:36 PM
Welcome back to part III of increasing the value of your home!
This blog talks about creating compact, yet practical lower level living and work spaces.
 
 
As a realtor working with Livia Drennan, founder of Your Story By Design, it is my pleasure to share this brief introduction to one of her latest creations! For the 3D - 360 degree visuals click on the links below:
 
 Instagram 3D Concept Design
or
YouTube 3D Concept Design
 
This is how we present a concept design to our clients. Other than the plans showing dimensions, we help them visualize how their pieces will fit into the space.
This is a … (1 comments)

oakville designers: How to Increase the Value of Your Home - Garden Spaces - 06/13/17 07:13 PM
An outdoor office, a quiet place to read, a cozy setting to enjoy another's company or for meditation.
 
Creating relaxing outdoor spaces help increase the value, current enjoyment & interest of your home!
This is the first in a series of design inspirations co-written with Livia Drennan, founder of Your Story by Design,  Oakville, Ontario. This post describes how we created two lovely outdoor spaces:
 
The Why?
We were becoming bored with the familiar setting of table with chairs around on the patio. It looked okay,… but wished there was another place, somewhere tucked away, where we could more fully relax, or read, lie down … (10 comments)

oakville designers: How to Increase the Value of Your Home - Creating a Laundry Lady Cave! - 06/13/17 07:10 PM
Creating an eye appealing, practical and space efficient laundry space helps increase the value and interest of your home, while helping to create a more enjoyable laundry experience!
 
Welcome back! This is the second in a series of design inspirations co-written with Livia Drennan, founder of Your Story by Design, Oakville, Ontario. This post describes how we created a modernized laundry space.
 
As the debate on the best place in a home for the laundry room continues, we would like to share our personal story to better illustrate the shift in laundry room design:
The average builder-grade home here in Ontario has the laundry … (0 comments)

 
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