Category: Exterior Design

A Design Lover’s Guide to Safe Summer Road Trips

Whether you associate road trips with being dragged across the country by your parents in an RV too small for both you and your annoying sister or breaking loose with your college pals, American Spirits in hand (remember those days?), there’s something undeniably freeing about taking to the open road. This summer, with the pandemic not yet in our rearview mirror, hitting the highway with your partner, your friends, your dog, or just yourself is also one of the best options for living out something close to a “normal” summer vacation, a much-needed breakaway after spending months in the same

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D.I.Y. Home Improvements You Can Do In A Weekend

With more time spent at home, now is the perfect time to seize the everyday and tackle tasks around the home that you may not have had the time to in the past. From D.I.Y. fence and patio repair tips to how to create your own backyard oasis for your family, Canadian Tire and Yahoo Canada are proud to help Canadians get there by bringing you everything you need for the season

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If you’re looking to update your home, you don’t need a complete overhaul — small jobs both inside and out can be just

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4 British Home Design Brands You Can Shop on This Side of the Atlantic

Say “cheerio” to your new favorite decorating style. British design is making its way across the pond, bringing classic elegance and refined comforts to this side of the Atlantic. The aesthetic leans traditional, but modern materials and updated silhouettes make English-inspired interiors feel fresh, not stuffy. Rita Konig, an English interior designer and tastemaker who has clients in America, shares ways to make a room feel English.

  • Focus on Comfort: “The first thing I think of when it comes to English interiors is comfort—dogs and children and a soft, squishy sofa,” Konig says.

  • Try Brown in Your Color Scheme: Brown

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Keep your home clean with these highly rated vacs

With a cordless design and a supremely lightweight frame, the JASHEN V12S Cordless Stick Vacuum is the company’s flagship model—offering a unique amount of cleaning power and flexibility that allows you to clean even the most hard-to-reach corners of the house with ease.

It comes with a specialized HEPA filter that eliminates a wide range of dust and other unidentifiable gunk, and 30 minutes of cordless cleaning time means that you won’t have to worry about running out of juice even during a prolonged vacuuming session.

With 4.5/5 stars on Amazon, this highly rated vac also easily converts to a

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Get to Know (and Get Obsessed With) Wildfang Home

When we’re on the hunt for that perfect pink seashell piece or a dreamy glass mushroom Murano lamp, Wildfang Home is the place to go. Founded by Hana Nagel, a UX design researcher and advocate for diversity in tech design, the Montreal-based shop is such a great spot for inspiration. But more than that, it’s becoming a place to find modern pieces from queer and Black makers, too. Expanding her business beyond what started as an Instagram account, Hana launched a website today for Wildfang Home to further the incredible curation, but also regularly donate to nonprofits working toward a

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