Passionate Repurposing in a Heritage Home

Timeworn and unique items come back to life in this East Vancouver townhouse rental. When Tami and Josh Knepper relocated here five decades ago, they designed their home to mirror who they’re: “diverse, quirky and a little weird,” Tami says. From a mural made from contact paper into Josh’s old Spiderman robe, this heritage home [...]

5 Best Ways to Win the Weed War

POOP. That’s what weeds are: Plants From Place. They find ideal places to reproduce and multiply, but these places have a tendency to be directly in the center of our flower beds, vegetable gardens or yards. Weeds not only wreak havoc with our well-planned designs, but they also compete with desirable plants for nutrients and [...]

Find Your Perfect Pool Shape

Creating a balanced silhouette is the crucial initial step in designing a pool that fits your home’s taste and enriches your garden. Spacing components, shape, scale and design are frequently used to complement what already exists on your own landscape. If you would like to learn why finding the right shape for your pool is [...]