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Leslieville couple create a reno that’s beautiful and personal

When Lidija Jerant and her family sit down at their dining table, it’s under the warm glow of chicken wire adorned with 3,000 zip ties. Jerant made the overhead light fixture back in 2003 when she and her husband renovated the main floor of the Leslieville house they had just purchased for $200,000. While the …

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Leslieville couple create a reno that’s beautiful and personal

When Lidija Jerant and her family sit down at their dining table, it’s under the warm glow of chicken wire adorned with 3,000 zip ties. Jerant made the overhead light fixture back in 2003 when she and her husband renovated the main floor of the Leslieville house they had just purchased for $200,000. While the …

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This $3.35M Rosedale house has been totally renovated

This 2-1/2-storey house in Toronto’s upscale Rosedale neighborhood has a heated sunroom and a top-floor principal bedroom retreat. Renovated last year, the detached brick residence is a short stroll to the subway as well as to walking and biking trails. “In 2021 we did a major renovation on our house from the basement all the …

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Frightful Halloween home decor is part of $1-billion industry

Meet Skelly — if you dare. He stands a towering 12 feet tall with a face only a mummy could love. And the giant skeleton has a freakishly big following. “Skelly has been creepin’ it real with Halloween horror fans since 2020,” says Konstance Sevastos, decorative holiday merchant with The Home Depot Canada, where the …

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The Fall Home Show: three things to watch for

While home is where the heart is, the Fall Home Show is where the fun will be this weekend with the show’s first return after a two-year hiatus. With a promise of “hibernation, haven and hygge,” the big, post-pandemic show offers exhibits, speakers and hands-on activities to cover everything from renovations to DIY projects, and …

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Visitors to the upcoming Fall Home Show can find RenoMark renovators at the “Ask a Professional” booth that will also include design experts from Reno + Decor magazine.

Fall Home Show is set to deliver ideas, advice and expertise

The Fall Home Show, presented by Re/Max, returns to the Enercare Center in Toronto from Friday, Sept. 30 to Sunday, Oct. 2. If you want to find out what’s new in home-related products and services, plan your next renovation or interior design project, and learn from the experts, then be sure to attend this showcase …

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