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Distinct Sinks

Written By Brooke TakharDate 26 Jul. 2017

A sink used to be just a way to wash up and clean up, but nowadays it can become the stylish yet functional centrepiece of a kitchen or washroom. Whether you’re renovating, need some interior inspiration or just really love perusing design options, we found a few sinks that are stylish and definitely distinct. We’d love to know which one…

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Paradise Exists… in Coquitlam!

Written By Brooke TakharDate 06 Jul. 2017

Some homes we stage have the most perfect address to describe them. One of our recent staging projects in Coquitlam is located on Paradise Ave, and once you see inside this home, you will agree that address is so appropriate. This staging project was taken on by Michelle Yuen, one of our new team members, and we were blown away…

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Tile with Style: Inspiration for New Backsplash in Your Home

Written By Brooke TakharDate 26 Jun. 2017

We LOVE how the previously unimaginative backsplash in a bathroom or kitchen is now a hot design zone! Maybe you choose to DIY it or maybe you let the professionals at it; either way a beautiful backsplash can change the whole vibe of a room. Whether you love clean lines, intricate patterns, bold colours or delicate design touches, we think…

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We Love Staging in East Van!

Written By Brooke TakharDate 04 Jun. 2017

Our busy home staging schedule takes us all over the Lower Mainland, and last week we found ourselves in a beautiful pocket of East Vancouver to stage a property in the brand new Wohlsein building. It was such a pleasure to stage such a modern space with stunning floors, 9 foot ceilings, cool and clean lines and so much natural…

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Art with Impact

Written By Brooke TakharDate 29 May. 2017

Wallpaper and paint are two ways to turn a plain wall into wow! However, they take a lot of time and if you tire of the colour or pattern, it’s a lot of work to transition to a new look. That’s exactly why we love a big art piece on a crisp white wall – you get impact, colour and…

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Our Favourite Natural Spring Florals

Written By Brooke TakharDate 17 May. 2017

As we approach the May long weekend, the recent west coast showers are finally due to subside — we won’t miss our umbrellas, but we are thankful for the resulting Spring flowers. We adore florals as a staging tool; a beautifully staged room is made even more inviting by a burst of natural beauty. The gorgeous and graceful florals of…

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Staging a Stunner on Kitsilano’s Stephens Street

Written By Brooke TakharDate 02 May. 2017

Spring is in full swing and we are busy staging your homes for a quick and efficient sale. We’ve given so many properties the Urban Presentations touch this past week – we love them all! We must admit though, this gorgeous sun-strewn property in Kitsilano holds a special place in our hearts, and we just had to share the end…

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Unexpected Light Fixtures to Make Your Home Glow

Written By Brooke TakharDate 23 Apr. 2017

When we are staging a room, there are so many factors for us to consider. The size of furniture, the shape of the room, the style of the decor, and, of course, the lighting. Does the room have magnificent floor-to-ceiling windows? (Unfortunately not always.) So, how can we best light a room to ensure it is stylish, warm and inviting for…

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Staging a Property Step-By-Step

Written By Brooke TakharDate 31 Mar. 2017

If you’re a regular reader of our blog, you know the value of home staging; a well-staged home rarely stays on the market for long. We have shown you the beautiful homes we are so lucky to stage along with behind-the-scenes tips, anecdotes and hurdles but we have never pulled back the final curtain to reveal exactly how much time…

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Add Timeless Style to Your Home with Natural Wood Details

Written By Brooke TakharDate 19 Mar. 2017

Not every style trend catches our eye, but the beautiful “outdoors brought indoors” vibe of wood really speaks to our style sensibilities. Whether it’s a bold exposed beam, a cozy cabinet or a delicate oak shelf peeking out, the look of wood is both sturdy and enduring. Here are some lovely ideas we spotted online for bringing the wonder of…

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