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The Best Design Investments

H&H’s Lynda Reeves and Beth Hitchcock debate their favourite ways to invest money in a home for maximum impact.


Five Ways To Warm Up Your Basement Renovation

Create the ultimate basement with these lighting and heating tips!

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5 Ways To Stay Warm & Cozy While Saving Money

Planning to renovate? Discover smart ways to boost energy efficiency while also keeping your home warm and cozy. Get more energy tips and apply now for The Home Energy Conservation Program at Homeowners can receive $1,600* back when they complete two or more eligible measures and achieve a minimum of…

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Style Your Rooms With Rugs!

Swapping out affordable rugs and accessories gives one living room six different looks.

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One Patio, Two Stylish Looks

Make the most of summer by turning your backyard into an on-trend outdoor living room.

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3 Bright Ideas: Easy DIY Paint Projects To Try Now

See how H&H’s Reiko Caron created a two-tone panelled treatment on walls, refurbished an old dresser and gave new life to thrift store accessories.

Decorating Advice

How To Transform A Room With Drapes

H&H’s Reiko Caron shows how she used readymade drapes to give one room three very different looks.


One Bedroom, Three Looks: Spring Decorating Ideas To Try Now

What’s your spring decorating style? See three looks featuring handmade accessories from Etsy.

Decorating & Design

Watch H&H Editors Compete In Our First-Ever Design Face-Off Quiz!

Join in on the fun of this spirited game show!

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Sneak Peek! Get An Inside Look At The Toronto Interior Design Show

Discover our editors' top takeaways from IDS17.

Best Paint Colors

H&H’s Top 10 Paint Colors Of 2017

Lynda Reeves reveals the best paint colors of the year, and it's all about livable color.

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Top 10: Interior Design Trends Of 2017

Discover what's hot in furniture, flooring, tile, art, color and more.

Design Lab

Our Editors Answer Your Most Popular Design Questions!

Joel Bray and Jennifer Koper share their expert advice.


How Well Do You Know Design? Take This Quiz!

Lynda Reeves and executive editor Kimberley Brown share five questions that will test your design knowledge.

News & Events

Sneak Peek: Steven Sabados’ Latest S&C Home Collection

Discover what inspires the Canadian TV host and designer.