How do you transform a 1,200-square-foot cinder-block shack into a bright, airy, and spacious weekend retreat? Suzanne Dimma finds out as she tours the charming Caledon, Ont. home of designer Ingrid Oomen and her husband Asad Wali. Tour the antique-filled living and dining area, a kitchen with customized Ikea cabinetry and the cosy principal bedroom and ensuite bathroom. Learn how to style a room with books as H&H stylist and coffee table-book lover Peter Paquette picks his three favourite releases. Plus, see Michael Penney's traditional, farmhouse-inspired bedroom and bathroom. Get Michael's tips on where to splurge, when to save, and how to inject your own personal style into a space.