Choosing the right furniture for your big kid’s bedroom
Choosing the right furniture for a kids bedroom can be overwhelming. It often takes patience and planning to select pieces that can last through their ever-changing needs and tastes. For our 8-year old son's recent bedroom makeover, we partnered with The Brick to upgrade the furniture in Kash's space and have compiled our best 3 tips to help you navigate the process. 1. Think Ahead When making an investment on big ticket items like bedroom furniture, consider pieces that will grow with them. While a trundle bed or bunk beds are fun options for a kids room, they aren't always the most practical choices
Ryobi North – Build a Modern Muskoka Chair
When we set out to build seating for our backyard fire pit, Muskoka chairs (or Adirondack chairs for our American friends) seemed like the perfect option. In true 'Dreamhouse' fashion though, we put a bit of a modern spin on the Canadian classic. Our Modern Muskoka Chair has sleeker, more angular lines than the original, but all the comfort of cottage life. Here's how we did it:
Ryobi North – Sitting Fireside for Canada’s 150
There's just a few short days to go before Canada celebrates it's 150th birthday and all across the country people are getting ready for the party. Everywhere you go, businesses & homeowners alike are getting into the Canada Day sprit with displays of national pride, flags & colours. When RYOBI reached out to us to create a Canadian themed DIY in celebration of Canada's 150, we needed not look further than our own backyard (pun intended)!