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By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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Quick Tips for Accessorizing with Style A collection is 3 or more - but always use an odd number.  This will reinforce the rule that triangular shapes are visually pleasing. Look at colour, theme, texture and shape when forming a collection - 3 Native carvings; 5 square objects; 7 blue items. Mak...

By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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Spring is just around the corner.  Here are some quick tips to help lift your spirits and get you ready to enjoy those beautiful longer days.  Roll up the rugs and take down the heavy draperies.  Let the sunlight in - your rooms will thank you.  Take time to enjoy the little things in your home -...

By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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They say a picture is worth a thousand words.  But it takes more than a hammer and nail to make a statement.  Whether you have an original Monet or a print from Ikea, here's how to make the most of it. The most common mistake is hanging artwork too high.  Forget about "eye level" because there is...

By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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Have you ever heard of the "ginger-ale effect"?  Perhaps some of you have already experienced it.This condition occurs because of a gradual yellowing of the lens of the eye.  It starts, on average, around the age of 65 but not everyone is affected in the same way.  Do not confuse the symptoms wit...

By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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It's a great Canadian tradition and a fabulous way to recycle.  When you are downsizing or simply moving to a different home, it can be overwhelming.  Here are some tips & tricks for a successful sale.  sort your items by category, such as books, kitchen ware, toys etc. pick a date and an alterna...

By Vic Singh
(ReMax Realty One Inc. Brokerage)
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Is it time to relocate? The City of Brampton proudly states it is ".. committed to the vision of providing a vibrant, safe and attractive city of opportunity where efficient services make it possible for families, individuals and the business community to grow, prosper, and enjoy a high quality o...

By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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Our rest and relaxation is so important to good health and happiness.  Why then do we often neglect our bedroom décor?  Why do we retreat and awake in rooms filled with clutter, laundry, ironing boards and old magazines?  Do yourself a favour and reclaim your sanctuary. Declutter - Remove the kid...

By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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Call it colour therapy if you will.  Probably the most important element in any room, the right colour will immediately invoke the right feeling.  The challenge lies in choosing that exact shade to match your mood.  Here are some basic guidelines:Red - immediately creates drama, passion and excit...

By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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A lot of people avoid entertaining at home simply because they feel their space is lacking in some way.  They fuss and fret that the living room décor seems dated or the room feels too small.  But a lot can be done to correct these problems in just one hour, one day or one weekend.  You've probab...

By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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The term is now quite popular, and the concept is simple.  Yet many people are unclear of how a redesign can benefit their space.  Think of it as a make-over, facelift or rejuvenation of the beautiful things you already own.  Imagine your rooms as those shown in a model home.  You don't need the ...

By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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  •  De-clutter each room •  De-personalize and keep those personal items out of site •  Focus on the positive selling features of each room •  Create a focal point in the living, dining and family rooms •  Create a serene atmosphere in bedrooms and bathrooms •  Neutralize the décor to appeal to ...

By Sandi Gerrard, It's all about colour
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If you are thinking about putting your house on the market now and hope to sell, move and get settled as quickly as possible - home owners take note.  The average buyer has little imagination when it comes to projecting themselves into a resale home.  Even though you spent countless hours paintin...

By Vic Singh
(ReMax Realty One Inc. Brokerage)
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Choosing the right community in which to settle and raise your family is a daunting task. There are just so many different things to consider. Employment opportunities, the quality of the educational system, transportation... All of these things need to be considered before investing in a communi...

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