Fall maintenance checklist

September 25, 2018

It’s that time of year again…before you get caught up in apple picking, pumpkin carving and foliage tours this fall, make sure your home is ready for the cold months.

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Open to the concept

September 15, 2018

If you’ve ever been in the market to buy a condo or toured a new build, you’ve probably noted that open plan living spaces are becoming increasingly popular.

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The dark side of kitchen decor

September 6, 2018

Black isn’t the first colour that comes to mind when designing a kitchen. While all-white and neutral palette kitchens are a perpetual favourite due to their clean and fresh feel, designing a black kitchen is quickly becoming a popular trend in kitchen design.

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Decor notes: think pink

August 30, 2018

How do you feel about utilizing pink for interior design? Some like to use it as a ‘softener’ to tone down dark or overtly ‘masculine’ notes in a room, while a common approach is to juxtapose it with neutral tones

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Hot ticket: The CNE

August 23, 2018

The Canadian National Exhibition is back for the 140th year, bringing summer to a close with two weeks of fun and games. Running from Aug. 17 to Sept. 3, this year’s festival will feature plenty of classic Ex attractions, plus new food, artists and more.

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Bedroom ideas for your little one

August 18, 2018

Last week, we gave you some tips on how to take your bedroom from lame to luxe. This week features some ideas on how to give your little ones a bedroom upgrade.

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Hot Ticket: The Rosé Picnic is back!

August 11, 2018

Calling all rosé lovers: the Rosé Picnic, Canada’s largest rosé festival, is back for its second year!

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8 tricks to add luxe to your bedroom

August 8, 2018

Let’s face it, the bedroom is one of the most special and sacred rooms of the home, so why not make it your own little private oasis? Whether your style is boho chic or modern and sleek, it’s actually really easy to ramp of the glam in your bedroom

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Home styles from around the globe

August 2, 2018

Ever wonder how architects and interior designers come up with home styles? Likely they take their cues from regional and historical influences. The infographic below takes a look at how home styles differ from around the globe.

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Sell your home and go on vacation

July 30, 2018

Two things Merenda Real Estate can do for you: Sell your home Send you on vacation. Yes, you read that right. If you’re in the market to sell your home or property AND go on vacation, we can help.

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