Decorating & Design

April 13, 2022

7 Renovation Tips From Toronto Blogger Wendy Lau

It’s not easy to make people laugh about renovating, but it comes naturally to Wendy Lau of Videos depict her skipping down the aisles of The Home Depot Canada for bathroom fixtures, or celebrating snagging a pricey mirror, only to pull back and reveal it’s dollhouse-sized. Wendy’s joy in renovating has drawn nearly 300,000 Instagram followers, and millions of views on TikTok. In 2021, Wendy and her husband, Kwan Chan, bought a suburban ’80s-era house in Thornhill, Ont., vowing to “take a builder-grade home to charm school.” Wendy pokes holes in the illusion of Instagram perfection and has plenty of IRL reno wisdom to share.

Scroll down for some of her tips and tricks!

Author: Wendy Jacob

Janet Kwan (Interiors) Micah Tam (Portrait)