Suzanne Dimma addresses one of the most frequently asked reader questions: Should you paint out wood or leave it au naturel?
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Designer Heidi Kerney shows off a traditional family home that she updated with contemporary colours without compromising the original panelling and moulding. Tour the formal living and dining rooms designed with entertaining in mind, spacious and bright galley kitchen, functional mudroom, upstairs bedrooms and third floor principal suite with modern palette and patterns.
Is your basement feeling neglected? Toronto designer Samantha Sacks reveals a space she transformed into a multipurpose hangout for a family of five. Get her advice on introducing colour, adding proper lighting and designating zones for different uses, plus her tips on where to save versus where to splurge.