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Decorating & Design

Wander Through Les Ensembliers’ Sustainable Country Garden

“It’s inspired by a Victorian maze and is designed to be seen best from above,” says designer Richard Ouellette.

Makeovers

Backyard Makeover: From Bland To Breezy & Beautiful

You'll love the lounge area and firepit, spacious dining table and natural flagstone!

Outdoor

85 Outdoor Design Ideas From House & Home

Take your yard from drab to dreamy with these top tips.

Condos & Lofts

Condo Makeover: A Modern Terrace In The Heart Of The City (Part 3)

A sun-filled space like this is a rarity in downtown Toronto!

Makeovers

Small Patio Makeover: A Renter-Friendly Outdoor Oasis

Designer and stylist Autumn Hachey turned her lackluster deck into a retro escape this summer!

Outdoor

Designer Aly Velji’s City Backyard Feels Like A Trip To Palm Springs

Splashes of color, fresh tropicals and palm leaf prints liven up the outdoor space!

Outdoor

Tour A Timeless Backyard Perfect For Warm Summer Nights

See how landscape architect Joel Loblaw created an outdoor oasis in the city that will stand the test of time.

Outdoor

10+ Outdoor Lighting Ideas To Illuminate Your Exterior This Summer

Great lighting can help take your space from day to night!

Makeovers

Outdoor Overhaul: From Simple To Striking

Landscape architect Joel Loblaw is back with another must-see project!

Outdoor

20 Small-Space Balconies & Patios To Covet

Even petite alfresco spots can become mini outdoor retreats!

Makeovers

Makeover: A City Backyard Becomes A Cool Summer Hangout

This dreamy garden has all of the essentials for alfresco entertaining: a spacious pool, firepit, bar and more!

Outdoor

Every Square Inch Of This Blooming Backyard Is Instagram-Worthy!

If you're lucky enough to have a backyard this beautiful, there's no need for a cottage.

Outdoor

20 Things That Make Regular Gardens Look Luxe

Your outdoor space doesn't have to be huge to convey a sense of luxury!

Outdoor

A Landscape Designer Shares Her Tips For Creating A Dreamy City Backyard

“It’s much harder working on my own garden,” says landscape designer Meredyth Hilton of Toronto firm Artistic Gardens. Especially so when your vision is a colorful perennial garden designed to attract birds and bees. “Perennial gardens are high-maintenance, but they have big rewards,” she says. For…

Outdoor

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…