My Secret for Finding the Perfect Paint Everytime (Spoiler, it’…

I get asked probably daily for my favourite paint colours (and which are in our house), and while I always share, it is followed by…

Soundproofing Our Home with Sonopan

After a couple of years in a very old bungalow and now a rental where you can similarly hear every noise and everything creaks, I…

Design Files: The Great Door Hardware Debate

I’ve shared a lot about how I love the level of personalization that building a custom home allows for, but how it can also be…

Finding My Dream Kitchen Countertops with HanStone Quartz

It’s kitchen crunch time for our home build, and if you’ve been following along on Thompson Teardown, you’ll know that I was having a really…

Let’s Talk Floors with Unik Parquet

A few weeks ago I shared that we are beyond excited to be working with Unik Parquet for the floors in our new build, and…

Paint Index + Inspo Images for Our Build

Everyone knows that paint can completely transform a room + I’ve seen that first hand many times! In all of our past properties we’ve used…

Our Build Process So Far (With Costs!)

I get endless questions about our build process, so thought it would be interesting + informative to share a run down so far of our…