When the cool weather comes around, the wardrobe advice is always the same: dress in layers! Well, this practical idea isn’t just smart for outdoors – it works for your home, too. When you want to heat up the look and feel of your interior environment, follow my guide to layering for warm winter perfection at home.
Will your house be a haven for entertaining this year? Why not spruce up your space before guests arrive with a fresh coat of paint? According to a country-wide survey of Canadian painting habits conducted by leading brand CIL paint, living rooms and kitchens - the most popular rooms for welcoming guests - are among the top of the list when it comes to most frequently painted rooms. “Based on the survey results, it seems Canadians want to put their best foot forward when entertaining in their home, and that includes decking their walls with paint,” said Alison Goldman, brand manager for CIL paint, a brand of PPG Architectural Coatings US and Canada.