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8 Canadian designers share inexpensive ways to update your home this season

Plants, aromas, and drama are just some things these pros like to use.

Everything you need to know about climbing plants and how to choose them

Sun lovers, shade seekers, best bloomers and the ones you should probably avoid.

Canada's favourite gardeners share their plans for summer

Downsizing, sharing fresh produce, raising garden beds, and finally addressing the dreaded ‘forgotten zone’.

These are the paint colours design experts are crushing on right now

Don’t worry, we got them to do storyboards, too.

The ultimate guide to weeds: What to yank, what to leave and what you should never ever touch

A plant expert answers questions about every gardener’s nemesis.

Home stagers reveal their secrets for a speedy sale

What to pack away, scrub and paint before you put up the ‘For Sale’ sign.

The 2019 decor trends to look out for according to top Canadian designers

The trends they’d put money on, and the trends they hope will make a comeback.

2 Canadian designers share ideas and inspo for outdoor fall decorating

Mums, cabbages and scarecrows — here’s what’s in (and what’s out).

All the things you need to extend your outdoor entertaining into fall

Call your friends, because the party’s not over.

Fall is the best time to tackle these 6 home improvement projects

A contractor weighs in on which projects and products are worth investing in now.