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Decor ideas, Advice & Articles

The Decor article section on Home Digest offers you up to date decor information from some of the best designers in the business on how to de-clutter your home, understanding colour tones, paint like the professionals and when to splurge and when to save on home decor.

Putting Clutter Chaos in Check

Putting Clutter Chaos in Check

Published: 06/19/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

Is your closet stuffed from floor to ceiling? Are your hangers in a tangled mess? If your closet is so cluttered you can barely see the f...

Room Rescue

Room Rescue

Published: 06/25/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Solve two of the most common design dilemmas – high ceilings and oddly shaped rooms.

Outdoor Garden Rooms

Outdoor Garden Rooms

Published: 09/18/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Creating well-defined outdoor garden rooms means you'll use your yard more often and more effectively.

Dream big in small spaces

Dream big in small spaces

Published: 06/14/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Clever design strategies can make less seem like more.

Ten Best Front Door colours

Ten Best Front Door colours

Published: 05/12/2012 in Decor

Make your home a head-turner with the right front door colour.

When to Splurge

When to Splurge

Published: 06/01/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Finding that balance between what you can splurge on and where to save.

Hallway Painting

Hallway Painting

Published: 02/25/2012 in Decor

The hallway of possibilities. When it comes to painting your home’s hallways, do you have tunnel vision? You’re not alone. “The number on...

Fabulous Fleas in Ontario

Fabulous Fleas in Ontario

Published: 06/27/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Foraging Ontario's flea markets for fanciful and functional finds.

Got the storage room blues?

Published: 01/25/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

How to avoid traffic jams when travelling down memory lane...

Home Work

Home Work

Published: 06/25/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

10 simple steps to a more functional and stylish home office.

Style by the Mile

Style by the Mile

Published: 07/13/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Take a stroll down Toronto's Yonge Street and into a world of home decor delights.

Effective Lighting - Get In the Mood

Effective Lighting - Get In the Mood

Published: 03/27/2013 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Effective lighting for the bedroom.

Custom closet systems may be the answer to your clutter woes

Custom closet systems may be the answer to your clutter woes

Published: 06/19/2012 by William Roebuck in Decor

Here's what to look for in a storage system. In most average homes, storage typically is a big problem.

Bold colours are back

Bold colours are back

Published: 07/23/2012 by William Roebuck in Decor

Nature’s colours make a comeback in 2005’s paint colour forecast.

The keys for harmony at home with decor

The keys for harmony at home with decor

Published: 09/10/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Striking the right notes for harmonious home decor.

Excavating Garage Grunge

Excavating Garage Grunge

Published: 06/14/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

Take the garage from overcrowded to organized. With these organizing tips you'll even get your car in the garage.

Tackle Your Keepsakes

Tackle Your Keepsakes

Published: 07/23/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

How to organize and preserve your life’s mementos.

How to protect your home while vacationing during the winter months

How to protect your home while vacationing during the winter months

Published: 01/17/2013 by Mike Kwiatkowski in Decor

Weiser has come up with these 10 easy tips for protecting yourself and your home during vacation this winter.

Revitalize Your Space

Revitalize Your Space

Published: 07/17/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Affordably revitalize any interior with the five principles of interior refining.

Unfinished Projects - Get’er done!

Unfinished Projects - Get’er done!

Published: 05/07/2013 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

five easy steps to tackling your unfinished projects now.

Lighten Your Load

Lighten Your Load

Published: 05/10/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

Create a laundry room that works...

A well-organized kitchen saves time, energy and money, making life easier.

The kitchen is the heart of the home. It's the most used room in the house, for multiple activities like eating, entertaining, doing home...

Open up to open-concept homes

Open up to open-concept homes

Published: 06/18/2012 by CATHERINE FANTAUZZI in Decor

Open UpThe entrances in open-concept homes can pose interesting decorating challenges. There are a number of ways to make the foyer invi...

No-fear decorating

No-fear decorating

Published: 06/20/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

The ability to clearly envision a projected change before its commencement is an invaluable advantage. After all, it's fear of making wro...

10 Design ideas for Serenity Now!

10 Design ideas for Serenity Now!

Published: 09/17/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Outdoor decorating: Here are 10 design ideas for serenity now that will make the summertime transition from indoors to outdoors more agre...

All Decked Out

All Decked Out

Published: 07/30/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Careful space planning and attention to design will makes your outdoor deck as stylish as your interior.

10 ways to simplify your overcomplicated life

10 ways to simplify your overcomplicated life

Published: 08/06/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

Save time, money and energy, and have more joy.

Trying the Transparent look

Trying the Transparent look

Published: 06/12/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Acrylic furniture and sheer window treatments can lighten up your rooms.

Tips on how to prepare your fireplace for the season

Tips on how to prepare your fireplace for the season

Published: 01/21/2013 by Mike Kwiatkowski in Decor

Napoleon Fireplaces have provided some helpful tips to consider when preparing your fireplace for the season.

Decorating Teen Bedrooms

Decorating Teen Bedrooms

Published: 09/18/2012 by Catherine Fantauzzi in Decor

It's all about creating an environment that expresses who they are.

No more bathroom blues

No more bathroom blues

Published: 07/24/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Splish-splash, we're decorating the bath.

12 easy ways to get more bang for your decorating dollars

12 easy ways to get more bang for your decorating dollars

Published: 06/21/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Who isn’t looking for a bigger return on their investments these days?

Clutter Crimes

Clutter Crimes

Published: 04/19/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

The top Five ways clutter can rob you...

Spaced out, beautiful design solutions

Spaced out, beautiful design solutions

Published: 06/22/2012 by Kimmberly Capone in Decor

functional ideas for small powder rooms.

Spring Cleaning Tips from Weiser Lock

Spring Cleaning Tips from Weiser Lock

Published: 04/05/2013 by Sadie Chapple in Decor

Spring Cleaning Tips from Weiser Lock

Preparing for Canada Day

Preparing for Canada Day

Published: 06/11/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

The completion of another school year is approaching and if you have children, now is the time...

Warming up to cooler nights

Warming up to cooler nights

Published: 02/22/2013 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Here are some neat ideas and design tips to get your home set for winter.

Make your kitchen really cook

Make your kitchen really cook

Published: 07/23/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Here's how to add personality to your kitchen.

Company's Coming!

Company's Coming!

Published: 07/08/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

Seven steps to make your home guest-friendly at holiday time.

Windows - Crystal Clear

Windows - Crystal Clear

Published: 05/30/2012 by EVELYN in Decor

Let summer shine in through sparkling clean windows

Keeping the House Cool

Keeping the House Cool

Published: 06/20/2012 by William Roebuck in Decor

High-performance shades can help keep the temperature of your home just right.

Incentive to Declutter

Incentive to Declutter

Published: 03/28/2013 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

For a low-cost redecorating project, imagine your room as a work of art.

Summer Style

Summer Style

Published: 06/07/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

The warmth of summer calls for home décor that is bright, cool and casual.

What's behind the front door?

What's behind the front door?

Published: 06/27/2012 by MARTINO GIZARELLI in Decor

Why entrance halls are an important investment.

How accessories make a difference

How accessories make a difference

Published: 08/24/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Learn about styling by starting with a small area, like a mantel, bookshelf or coffee table.

In praise of the mud room

In praise of the mud room

Published: 05/03/2013 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Any home can benefit from the practicality of this small but mighty utility space.

Spring Renovations - 7 Basic Steps

Spring Renovations - 7 Basic Steps

Published: 03/28/2013 by Mark Noonan in Renovating

Review these seven practical steps before you plan your spring renovation.

Mirror, Mirror, creating the illusion of additional space in your home

A well-placed mirror is something to reflect on when you're decorating.

The kids in the bathroom

The kids in the bathroom

Published: 04/29/2012 by Mark Noonan in Decor

Here are some practical tips for planning a family bathroom...

Practical Primers

Practical Primers

Published: 06/26/2012 by William Roebuck in Decor

Do-it-yourself decorating guides make achieving that new look a breeze.

Finding Peace of Mind

Finding Peace of Mind

Published: 04/29/2013 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

Five simple – but often overlooked – steps to getting organized.

Tame the Toy Room

Tame the Toy Room

Published: 07/17/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

Conquering kiddy clutter is easy if you follow these simple steps.

It’s getting easier to be ‘green’

It’s getting easier to be ‘green’

Published: 05/06/2013 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Going green is going strong. Here's how you can participate.

Cut your housework in half!

Cut your housework in half!

Published: 03/06/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Smart-sizing where you live can offer many advantages.

The Clutter Clear Out

The Clutter Clear Out

Published: 06/25/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

My Top 10 Cardinal Rules of Organizing...

Why area rugs are a decorating wonder

Why area rugs are a decorating wonder

Published: 06/19/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Not only are area rugs practical, comfortable and luxurious, they can easily solve a plethora of decorating and design problems.

Choosing the right BBQ for you: Propane, Natural Gas or Charcoal

Choosing the right BBQ for you: Propane, Natural Gas or Charcoal

Published: 01/21/2013 by Mike Kwiatkowski in Decor

Charcoal, natural gas and propane are the three leading contenders in the debate over which fuel to BBQ with and Napoleon Gourmet Grills ...

Organizing the people in your life

Organizing the people in your life

Published: 01/15/2012 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

help! I’m neat, but they’re messy...

Understanding colour tones

Understanding colour tones

Published: 04/12/2012 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Learn to recognize the presence of undertone, the colour underlying the colour.

Control the morning madness

Control the morning madness

Published: 02/22/2013 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

10 tips to get yourself (and the kids) out the door faster each day.

How to deal with unique and oddly shaped spaces in your home

How to deal with unique and oddly shaped spaces in your home

Published: 09/17/2012 by Catherine Fantauzzi in Decor

Does your house have small or oddly shaped spaces? Here's how to deal with these unique challenges

Interesting ideas for Spring

Interesting ideas for Spring

Published: 01/30/2012 in Decor

Minor tweaks replace major renovations...

The Latest Design Trends

The Latest Design Trends

Published: 07/23/2012 by Catherine Fantauzzi in Decor

THE NEED FOR SELF-EXPRESSION continues as a trend for home furnishings in 2005. The one-size-fits-all colour and style mentality is a thi...

Custom Tassels and Trimmings

Published: 07/12/2016 by Joseph Cason in Decor

Chacur was founded in 1918. Now, in its third generation, Chacur continues to manufacture custom tassels and trimmings by artisans using ...

Larson Electronics releases a New 160 Watt General Area Use High Bay LED Light Fixture

Longtime leader in commercial and industrial grade lighting equipment Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 160 watt low prof...

Larson Electronics Releases New 14” LED Task Light with 50’ Cord Reel

Larson Electronics has added to its extensive range of industrial grade lighting equipment with the release of a fourteen inch LED drop l...

4 cool things you didn't know you could do with your printer

Are you just using your printer to print? If so, you're missing out.

Top DIY craft tips for the holidays

Published: 11/25/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Decor

From party favours to place settings, personalized cards and handmade gifts, this is the perfect time for crafting enthusiasts to create ...

Deck your halls with seasonal style

Deck your halls with seasonal style

Published: 11/09/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Decor

The time has come to start thinking about the holidays. While food and presents are a big part of this time of year, so is the decor. Sta...

every wall counts!

every wall counts!

Published: 10/13/2015 by DVIRA OVADIA in Decor

Why you shouldn’t neglect decorating your hallways and corridors.

5 benefits of adding a skylight to your home

5 benefits of adding a skylight to your home

Published: 09/11/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Decor

Every home owner wants their house to look bright and inviting. Adding a skylight can provide a range of benefits to not improve the appe...

Are You Ready for the Coming Cold Weather?

Published: 08/25/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Is your closet ready for winter... time to clean it out, update and upgrade!

Custom Pet Beds

Custom Pet Beds

Published: 08/18/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Doesn't your pet deserve their own custom bed?

Outdoor Living - In the Zone

Outdoor Living - In the Zone

Published: 08/18/2015 by DVIRA OVADIA in Outdoor

How zones can make outdoor living better

Are You Looking for the Perfect Frame for your Sliding Closet Doors?

Closet panels are not just for closets anymore!

Why Do I Need A Custom Closet?

Why Do I Need A Custom Closet?

Published: 07/21/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

What should I think about for a custom closet?

How to maximize natural light in your home

Published: 07/08/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Decor

Adding natural light can make a world of difference to a home. It can brighten dark spaces, highlight focal points and uplift spirits. Fo...

Where Do You Have Your Home Office?

Where Do You Have Your Home Office?

Published: 05/14/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Some thoughts on where your home office is :)

How to Wear Florals for Spring

How to Wear Florals for Spring

Published: 04/23/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Decor

Spring has sprung and the nice weather is here. In order to feel our best it is important that we have confidence in our look. Here are s...

Your Garage: Not a Dumping Ground

Your Garage: Not a Dumping Ground

Published: 04/01/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

It's that time of the year once again! Spring Cleaning! Get your garage organized so you're not in a mess this summer!

Hard Surfaces In Your Closet

Hard Surfaces In Your Closet

Published: 04/01/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

A new thought for enhancing your closets!

Are you Knotty Or Not?

Are you Knotty Or Not?

Published: 03/10/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Are you hanging up your ties properly?

Springtime For Your Closet

Springtime For Your Closet

Published: 02/27/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Spring is fast approaching...... really! Is your closet ready?

Pop Up Flat Screen Cabinet

Pop Up Flat Screen Cabinet

Published: 02/23/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Have you ever considered doing a pop-up TV unit in your home? It's not as difficult as you may think!

166 Shade of Grey

166 Shade of Grey

Published: 02/09/2015 by Benjamin Moore Press Release in Decor

Fifty Shades of Grey and more

Illuminating Your Closets

Illuminating Your Closets

Published: 02/05/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Some illuminating thoughts on lighting your closet

Shoe Diva Dilemma Solved!

Shoe Diva Dilemma Solved!

Published: 02/02/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Yes, that shoe diva friend of your's now has a solution!

New Trends: High Gloss

New Trends: High Gloss

Published: 01/29/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

some thoughts on high gloss in your home

Freedom Rail Closet System

Freedom Rail Closet System

Published: 12/15/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Why not consider Freedom Rail for your next storage solution?

Are You A Shoe Diva?

Are You A Shoe Diva?

Published: 12/01/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

You should organize your shoes.... or you'll never find what you want or you'll buy duplicates

What to do with your Christmas tree after the holidays.

What to do with your Christmas tree after the holidays.

Published: 11/27/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

What to do with your Christmas tree after the holidays.

What's in your Mudroom?

What's in your Mudroom?

Published: 11/20/2014 by Harry Levinson in Organizing

What you should consider for your mud room.

Why Do I Need A Wall Unit In My Home?

Why Do I Need A Wall Unit In My Home?

Published: 11/13/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Why you should consider a wall unit in your home...

Powder Room Power

Powder Room Power

Published: 11/08/2014 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

How to have a small powder room make a big impression

Doing things Well

Doing things Well

Published: 11/08/2014 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

Here are 5 ways to find focus in a world of distraction

Larson Electronics releases a Three Foot 18 Watt LED Light Bulb

Larson Electronics releases a Three Foot 18 Watt LED Light Bulb

Published: 11/05/2014 by Robert Bresnahan in Decor

Larson Electronics has developed a new 18 watt LED tube lamp that is an excellent choice for upgrading existing T8 fluorescent lamp fixtu...

Why You Should Purchase Custom Sliding Doors

Why You Should Purchase Custom Sliding Doors

Published: 10/30/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

the joy of custom sliding doors

This Little Helper Will Light Up Your Holiday Season

This Little Helper Will Light Up Your Holiday Season

Published: 10/29/2014 by Tamar Dobner in Renovating

The elfLight Distributed by RP Toys Allows You to Illuminate Your Home and Outdoor Space in Just Minutes

Family Room Ideas

Family Room Ideas

Published: 10/20/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

some thing to consider in your family room

The Slick Side of Drawer Glides

The Slick Side of Drawer Glides

Published: 10/08/2014 by Harry Levinson in Organizing

The hidden side of drawer slides

Hobby Room Help

Hobby Room Help

Published: 10/01/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

some thoughts with hobby rooms...

Is the Colour of Your Cabinet Keeping You “UP” at Night?

Is the Colour of Your Cabinet Keeping You “UP” at Night?

Published: 09/26/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

effects of your cabinetry's colour

Wall Colors and Lighting

Wall Colors and Lighting

Published: 09/11/2014 by Jumie O. in Decor

Wall Color and Lighting are 2 small things that make a huge difference to the look and feel of a space. As a visual person who loves all...

Domestic VS Foreign Kitchens or Closet Cabinetry

Domestic VS Foreign Kitchens or Closet Cabinetry

Published: 09/10/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Why you should consider where your kitchen or closet is made!

Larson Electronics releases a Hand Lamp with 10 Watt Colored LED Bulb and 25’ Cord

Larson Electronics continues its commitment to providing high grade lighting equipment to specialty markets with the release of a drop li...

Counter Top Thoughts

Counter Top Thoughts

Published: 09/02/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Counter top material decisions....

Dimmable 46 Watt Vapor Proof LED Light Fixture for Outdoor Applications

With over 40 years as a leader in the industrial lighting industry Larson Electronics continues its commitment to providing high-grade li...

Spring Cleaning in the Fall

Published: 08/25/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Get up out of your chair, it's time to get ready for Winter!

Home Office Thoughts

Home Office Thoughts

Published: 08/20/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

A few nice thoughts about your home office

Pull-Out Drawers

Pull-Out Drawers

Published: 08/19/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Maximizing your space using pull-out drawers

Larson Electronics releases a New 160 Watt General Area Use High Bay LED Light Fixture

Longtime leader in commercial and industrial grade lighting equipment Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 160 watt low prof...

Cole & Mason Pepper mill

Cole & Mason Pepper mill

Published: 08/13/2014 by Delphine Constantin in Decor

Cole & Mason Derwent Pepper mill - Release the flavour and waft into a Gourmet Universe!

INNOVATIVE PRO-GRADE ORGANIZATIONAL ELEMENTS FOR DIY CONSUMERS IN AN EASY-TO-INSTALL LINE DESIGNED TO FIT INTO EXISTING CABINETS

Custom Finishes' thoughts

Custom Finishes' thoughts

Published: 08/12/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Some thoughts on custom finishes...

Emma Gardner Design Unveils Metamorphosis Collection

Emma Gardner Design Unveils Metamorphosis Collection

Published: 08/04/2014 by Emma Gardner Design in Decor

Emma Gardner's new rug collection, dubbed Metamorphosis, takes inspiration from nature, Asian motifs and Modern art. Each piece comes wit...

Safe Thoughts

Safe Thoughts

Published: 07/30/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Safe thoughts

Why It’s Important To Have Quality Suit Hangers

Why It’s Important To Have Quality Suit Hangers

Published: 07/25/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Space Age Closets, Toronto Top Choice for Custom Design Closets, Comments on the Importance of a Quality Suit Hanger

Organize Your Closet By Colour

Organize Your Closet By Colour

Published: 07/25/2014 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Organize Your Closet By Colour

Entryway Enhancements

Entryway Enhancements

Published: 07/16/2014 by Alison Hodd in Decor

Here are six stylish ways to amp up your entryway

Beauti-Tone brings lakefront style without the cottage commute

Hot summer projects: It’s a shore thing

BLACKS’S FATHER’S DAY GIFT IDEAS: From your phone straight to Dad’s heart

The clock is ticking and you don’t yet have a gift for Dad? BLACKS can help you replace the tried and true gift card with a personalized ...

Beauti-Tone's Natura Paint

Beauti-Tone's Natura Paint

Published: 06/03/2014 by Judy Mrudoch - News Release in Decor

Own those winter blues and turn them sunny green Beauti-Tone’s Natura paint helps bring the sun’s energy indoors with colour-inspired, ...

Getting Organized - Are You Falling Behind with Clutter?

Here are five steps to regain control when life throws you off balance.

Five Daring Colours To Decorate

Could you be ready to try them in your home?

Worldly Paint Colors

Worldly Paint Colors

Published: 04/10/2014 in Decor

Bring colours of the world into your home

Home Renovations - Tips to Reduce Stress

Reduce Stress During Renovations Top tips to help make a reno as painless as possible.

Dream Kitchens

Dream Kitchens

Published: 04/10/2014 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Dreaming of a Dream Kitchen? Here are the latest ‘must-haves’ for the up scale kitchen

Speaker Bar Systems

Speaker Bar Systems

Published: 12/06/2013 in Decor

Pioneer Canada - Speaker Bar Systems

Travel Shopping

Travel Shopping

Published: 12/02/2013 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Kimberley’s 10 Best Suitcase Splurges.

Say ‘no’ to Christmas stress!

Say ‘no’ to Christmas stress!

Published: 12/02/2013 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

Here is a 7-step plan for a seamless, stress-free holiday season.

10 ways to speed up your morning routine

10 ways to speed up your morning routine

Published: 12/02/2013 by Hellen Buttigieg in Decor

These tips will lead to a less stressful life for busy moms.

Kimberley’s80/20 Rule for Home Decorating

Kimberley’s80/20 Rule for Home Decorating

Published: 12/02/2013 by Kimberley Seldon in Decor

Here is a recipe for maintaining focus and balance when decorating.