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In This Segment

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.

See more photos of this home in our April 2011 issue, plus tour through Ingrid's Toronto kitchen.

See sources

Design, Ingrid Oomen, Qummunicate, Toronto (416) 487-8684 or email qummunicate@rogers.com. Exterior: Windows, Marvin Windows and Doors, call 1-800-263-6161 or visit Marvincanada.com. Kitchen: Cabinet design, Qummunicate, as above; Tolix pull-up stools, Design Within Reach, Toronto (416) 977-4003 or visit Dwr.com; GE appliances, Sears, visit Sears.ca for locations across Canada; cabinet colour, Oxford White (CC-30) from the Designer Classics collection, Benjamin Moore, call 1-800-361-5898 or visit Benjaminmoore.ca for retailers across Canada; white pitcher, Angus & Company, Toronto (416) 537-4104 or visit Angusandcompany.com; stainless-steel cabinets, Qummunicate, as above; marble tabletop, Ciot, as above; glasses, La Merceria, Toronto (416) 848-0057 or visit Lamerceria.ca; footed glass bowl, cutting boards, Angus & Company, as above; lamps, Urban Archaeology, New York (212) 431-4646 or visit Urbanarchaeology.com; baskets, Loblaws Superstore, call 1-888-495-5111 or visit Presidentschoice.ca for locations across Canada; brown baskets, Angus & Company, as above; blue bowl, Elte, Toronto (416) 785-7885, 1-888-276-3583 or visit Elte.com. Living room: Mercury-glass bottles (on mantel), Angus & Company, as above; woodstove, Hearth & Leisure, call 1-888-211-8295 or visit Hearthandleisure.com; sofa, The Bay, visit Hbc.com; mantel design, Qummunicate, as above; black marble, Ciot, visit Ciot.com; pillow fabrics, Kravet Canada (to the trade), call 1-800-535-3258 or visit Kravetcanada.com for showrooms across Canada; gnome, Target, visit Target.com. Bathroom: Basket, L'Atelier, Toronto (416) 966-0200; glass canisters, Pottery Barn, call 1-877-812-7889 or visit Potterybarn.ca for locations across Canada; mirror, bucket, HomeSense, visit Homesense.ca for retailers across Canada; sconces, Universal Lamp, Toronto (416) 787-8900, 1-800-465-LAMP or visit Greatlighting.com; washcloth, drinking glass, pink room spray, small tiles (in grout), Ginger's, Toronto (416) 787-1787 or visit Gingersbath.com; large tiles, The Home Depot, visit Homedepot.ca for locations across Canada; tubing, Richelieu Hardware, visit Richelieu.com; Carrara marble counter, Ciot, as above; honed limestone floor tiles, Stone Tile International, call 1-866-669-1103 or visit Stone-tile.com for showrooms across Canada; towels, bath salts, Ginger's, as above; bergere chair, Hillmore Wood Products, Toronto (416) 251-2412 or visit Hillmorewood.com; pillow fabric, Kravet Canada (to the trade), as above; pillow design (throughout), by Qummunicate, as above; pillow sewing (throughout), Gail Leger, Toronto (416) 461-6683 or email thesewingstudio@hotmail.com; wood flooring, Mundell Lumber Company, Erin, Ont. (519) 833- 9375.

Credits

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Lynda Reeves

DIRECTOR TV PRODUCTION & ONLINE VIDEO

Sheri Graham Delagran

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Jason Stickley

SEGMENT PRODUCER

Ryan Louis

EDITORS

Patrick Malone
Erin Gulas

DIGITAL DIRECTOR

Michael Zimmermann

ONLINE DESIGNER

Julie Aubie

Runtime: 5:46
Released: June 05, 2011
Channel: Home Tour