Homeowner Dave Chen explains how he transformed his dark and cluttered townhouse kitchen into a sleek space for entertaining. Check out the timeless finishes he chose, like grey tiled floors with radiant heat, marble backsplash, durable white quartz counters and Ikea cabinets he built himself to save money. Plus, watch as H&H style expert Reiko Caron warms up his bare kitchen with colourful accessories for an extra layer of personality.
Suzanne Dimma discusses the latest looks in carpet runners, from classic stripes and fun geometric patterns to solid neutrals with colourful borders. Learn her tips for tread colour, hardware finishes and how much space to leave on either side.
Liz Ikiriko, thrift expert and owner of Toronto vintage shop The Arthur, shows off her best-selling finds, explains how these items can evoke nostalgia and shares her tips on how to mix old with new.
All tiles, Olympia tiles from Duguid Flooring, (416) 491-0755; recessed lights, The Home Depot; pendant lights over island, Supreme Lighting; Viking gas range, Appliance Canada; Electrolux Icon microwave under counter, Air King hood, Unionville Appliance; Bosch dishwasher, Lowe's; chalkboard, New York City art, wine rack, napkins, hand towels, rug, stool, HomeSense; cutting boards, knife block, red Dutch oven, West Elm; KitchenAid mixer, The Bay; wall colour, Benjamin Moore's Cloud White (OC-130).