oakville house and home: Meet My New Clients Bill & Sue - 11/25/11 06:13 PM
Bill and Sue** are a typical young Oakville couple.  They both have great but demanding  jobs and they love to spend their spare time enjoying Oakville restaurants and theatre with their friends. 
When they bought their fixer upper home, Bill and Sue had some great renovation ideas, but Bill just didn't have the time necessary to complete all of their "projects."
Sue is becoming a tad impatient and she is tired of waiting for Bill to repair even the simplest tasks like the leaky taps.  Sue has the bug.  She knows there are some great new homes being built in Oakville with all the bells and … (13 comments)

oakville house and home: Trends - You Can Follow Them - Or You Can Buck Them - 11/25/09 12:05 AM
 Paint colour, fashion, furniture, hairstyles, toys, electronics,vacations, restaurants, you name it, they all follow trends.
Trends usually have an expiry date. They come and go with time. The word trendy often conjures up large dollar signs $$$$.  Look at runway fashions.  Would you buy something from a high end fashion house if you could afford it? Or would you look for a moderately priced knockoff from a department store?
When your child wants that hyped up  toy of the season for Christmas, do you phone every store in town, or drive miles looking for it when it's out of stock? Think Cabbage Patch Dolls & Furbies.
What kind of … (47 comments)