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Decorating & Design

This ’60s Bungalow Gets A Major Facelift Just In Time For Summer

See how two empty-nesters redesigned their home in Prince Edward County, Ontario, for a life of leisure.

Entryways & Mudrooms

Vote For House & Home’s Best Entryway Of 2020!

These fresh foyers make a memorable first impression!

Decorating & Design

Vote For House & Home’s Best Living Room Of 2020!

Which lounge would you never want to leave?

Bedrooms

Vote For House & Home’s Best Bedroom Of 2020!

Which one would deliver the sweetest slumber for you?

Dining Room

Vote For House & Home’s Best Dining Room Of 2020!

Which one do you want to pull up a chair in?

Kitchens

Vote For House & Home’s Best Kitchen Of 2020!

Take a look back at our some of our favorite moments in kitchen design!

Kitchens

A White & Wood Kitchen With Tailored Farmhouse Style

With three preteen boys, a large extended family and a love of cooking and entertaining, homeowner Renata Roti knew she needed a hardworking kitchen. “She wanted to feel like she was part of the party, so the kitchen had to have views to the adjoining great room and have plenty of…

Home Tours

How To Design A Bistro-Style Kitchen

Tour a modern-rustic space.

Home Tours

Kitchen Renovation With Powder Room

Learn how to improve flow and function.

Home Tours

Designer Olivia Botrie’s Kitchen Reno

A tired kitchen becomes warm and inviting.

Home Tours

Empty Nester Reno

Tour a smart downsized home.

Photo Gallery: Inspiring Calgary Spaces

Check out Alberta's best designers.

Basements

Light & Airy Basement

How to maximize space in a small basement.