In this Episode
Tour a gloriously restored, Federal-style 1830s home, featuring a mix of traditional mouldings, furniture and antiques, along with modern accents. Lynda Reeves demonstrates how to make an easy, healthy and delicious pasta recipe with capers and sundried tomatoes. Plus, design editor Cameron MacNeil shares clever, space-saving tips for small bathrooms as he outlines his transformation of a dated, builder-box bathroom into a sleek and contemporary space.
1830s Restoration Home Tour
February 2010 House & Home
Wall colour throughout, Phantom (2256), Pratt & Lambert, call 1-877-772-8898
or visit prattandlambert.com for retailers across Canada; ceiling throughout, Cloud White (CC-40), from the Designer Classics collection, trim colour throughout, White Down (OC-131), from the Off White Colours collection, Benjamin Moore, call 1-800-361-5898 or visit benjaminmoore.ca for retailers across Canada. Portrait: Rug, St. Lawrence Sunday Antique Market, Toronto (416) 350-8865 or visit sundayantiquemarket.com. Exterior: Front door colour, Black Beauty (2128-10) from the Colour Preview collection, shutter colour, Adams Gold (HC-18), porch colour, exterior trim colour, Lancaster Whitewash (HC-174), exterior wall colour, Blair Gold (HC-22) all from the Historical Colours collection, Benjamin Moore, as above; verandas, front porch construction, Clutterbuck Construction, Port Hope, Ont.(905) 373-8005 or visit clutterbuckconstruction.blogspot.com; drop cloths, Canadian Tire, visit canadiantire.com for locations across Canada. Stools, Pier 1 Imports, call 1-800-245-4595 or visit pier1.ca; light fixture, Klaus by Nienkämper, Toronto (416) 362-3434 or visit klausn.com. Dining room: Chairs, table, Elte, Toronto (416) 785-7885, 1-888-276-3583 or visit elte.com; vase, Michael Thomas, visit michaelthomasantiques.com; feature wall colour, Kendall Charcoal (HC-166) from the Historical Colours collection, Benjamin Moore, as above. Bedroom sitting area: Sofa, chair, Ikea, call 1-866-866-IKEA or visit ikea.ca for locations across Canada. Foyer: Rug, St. Lawrence Sunday Antique Market, as above.