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Lynda Reeves

The Lakehouse: Lynda Reeves On Winterizing A One-Season House

In the second chapter, Lynda breaks down all things heating and cooling!

Lynda Reeves

The Lakehouse: See The Inspiration Behind Lynda Reeves’ Latest Project

In the first chapter, Lynda shares the palettes, materials and fabrics inspiring her.

Basements

You Won’t Believe This Scandinavian-Inspired Space Is A Basement!

“I wanted it to feel warm, cozy and comfortable," says designer Mehnaz Malik.

Ask A Designer™

Ask A Designer: How To Give A Living Room & Kitchen Wow Factor

H&H's Jennifer Koper proves just how impactful finish touches can be!

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Ask A Designer: How To Turn Your Bedroom Into A Nature-Inspired Retreat

H&H's Jennifer Koper shares her easy and affordable tips for creating a relaxing respite.

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Ask A Designer: How To Create A Sunny Dining Area

In this Ask A Designer column, Valérie Morisset shares her advice for sprucing up a tired dining area. Question: I just bought a beautiful condo in Old Montreal. I’d like to have a dining area next to the window, a round table with four chairs and drapery panels instead of…

Gardening

30 Charming Country Gardens To Inspire Your Own

Bring the wild look of the countryside to your backyard.

Gardening

Escape To Gorgeous City Gardens In The New Book, Green

Whether your outdoor space is a roof terrace, balcony, small backyard or patio, Ula Maria‘s new book, Green: Simple Ideas for Small Outdoor Spaces, takes a fresh look at creating a city garden. The book approaches creating a dreamy outdoor oasis…

Ask A Designer™

Ask A Designer: How To Make The Most Of A Compact Family Room

In this Ask A Designer column, Jennifer Koper shares her tips for designing a functional gathering place. Question: How do I lay out my narrow family room? Should I do built-ins on either side of the fireplace? I’ve already ordered a sofa and I’m looking for a coffee table — what…

Ask A Designer™

Ask A Designer: How To Add Interest With Built-In Bookcases

In this Ask A Designer column, Jennifer Koper shares her ideas for making an awkward living-dining room more polished. Question: The angled wall in my living room has me stumped, and I’m not sure what to put on my bare walls. Could you help me with furniture and lighting? — T.M.,…

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Ask A Designer: How To Decorate A Front Entry In A Timeless Style

In this Ask A Designer column, Jennifer Koper shares her ideas for making a welcoming first impression. Question: I’d like to decorate my hand-me-down-filled entryway in a classic look. What would you suggest? — Z.S., Vernon, B.C. Answer: Start by brightening up the space with a warm white paint. Or,…

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Ask A Designer: How To Wake Up A Tired Dining Room

In this Ask A Designer column, Jennifer Koper shares her ideas for refreshing a dining room without changing the furniture. Question: I’d like to pull my dining room together and give it some style, but I want to keep my furniture. Where do I start? — B.B., Montreal Answer: The good…

Holiday

This Charming Farmhouse Captures The Magic Of Christmas

Picture the perfect holiday host: a happy winter wonderland where children’s laughter, the swish-swish of skates on ice and snowballs whizzing by your earmuffs are the soundtrack of daily life. That’s where designer Angela Wheeler, a former engineer, and Josh Malcolm, a fireplace retailer, live year-round with their…

Holiday

13 Cozy Holiday Homes You’ll Want To Spend Christmas In

They're the perfect place to wake up on Christmas morning.

Holiday

This Holiday Home Is A Love Letter To Mid-Century Modern Style

Get inspired to take a minimalist approach to holiday decorating.