Choosing the Right Flooring

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Overwhelming Options! Ok, so you want to change your floor, or better said at times, you need to change your flooring… so where do you begin. With the endless options of materials and colours available today, how do you decide which is the best product for your home? A person could easily get lost in the decision making, when each product has … Read More

Total HomeChoosing the Right Flooring

What’s Behind YOUR Pretty Painted Walls?

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Ahh The Dream Begins So with pen in hand you begin the exciting task of making your detailed wish list, for your dream ‘home renovation project’. Its going to be great! Its going to have beautiful bamboo floors, with radiant heat (see info on pairing bamboo flooring with radiant heat  http://www.ehow.com/about_6572892_bamboo-flooring-radiant-heat.html ) with a beautiful skylight, and a gorgeous sliding barn door… … Read More

Total HomeWhat’s Behind YOUR Pretty Painted Walls?

Top 5 suggestions from your Real Estate Professional and Home Stager to ready your house for sale!

How to attract your potential buyer with these great tips!

As a property stylist meeting many people selling their home, I provided a plethora of  recommendations during our consultation for staging their home for sale. Each home is unique so the recommendations tend to widely vary depending on the condition of the house. In some cases, you see a home in pretty good repair so the recommendation list is much shorter than … Read More

Total HomeTop 5 suggestions from your Real Estate Professional and Home Stager to ready your house for sale!

Why Stage your House? Here are the Reasons!

Reason #1 – Internet Shopping Your Photos! The internet is usually the first stop, in your search to find a house. Most people will browse through photos on-line, even in the preliminary stages of house hunting,  even if they already have an agent in mind. Your buyer will narrow down their search, on what appeals to them, strictly by looking at the photos. If … Read More

Total HomeWhy Stage your House? Here are the Reasons!

A ‘New’ approach to selling your house!

What’s your approach to selling your house? Although Home Staging is the ‘New‘ way, of selling your house faster and for more money, it is still a very delicate conversation, because it is very personal. Visualizing the benefits of Staging is often a challenge for most people. Often times, my clients will tell me that they think that their house looks, … Read More

Total HomeA ‘New’ approach to selling your house!

Winners of ‘Trusted Pros 2014’

We are proud to announce that Total Home been selected as a WINNER of ‘Best of Trusted Pros 2014’ in the category of ‘Bathroom Renovations’, ‘Home Staging’, and ‘General Contracting’. This badge has been posted on our Trusted Pros profile. View it at https://trustedpros.ca/company/total-home We would like to Thank all of our clients, who helped to make this possible, by submitting your great reviews, and … Read More

Total HomeWinners of ‘Trusted Pros 2014’

Why Prepare a ‘Scope of Work’ for Your Contractor

We want to talk about creating a ‘Scope of Work‘ before you start your search for the right contractor. Its important to give your contractors who are bidding on your project, a detailed scope of work. The reason for this, is, that all contractors have their own idea of how the job is going to be completed and which products … Read More

Total HomeWhy Prepare a ‘Scope of Work’ for Your Contractor