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Journey of St. George’s Rental Renovation Design Tip

Design Tip: The Journey of St. George’s Renovation

Have you seen the movie ‘The Madness of King George’? It is very good and well worth watching.  Terry (my other half) and I recently took on a renovation project that almost drove us mad. We call it the ‘Journey of St. George’s.’

At the start of 2021 we purchased a sweet little studio apartment in lower Lonsdale. It needed A LOT OF WORK. It had had no improvements or updates since it was built back in 1973.  There was a wall that divided the unit in half, preventing the enjoyment of the stunning views to be had of Burrard Inlet and Mt. Baker. So, we tore everything out down to the studs and opened it all up to create one large room.

st georges kitchen renovation

Over the course of 4 solid months we worked on this cutie, taking it from its original state to a bright, modern, fully renovated, plenty-of-storage condo, complete with a queen size Murphy bed.

St Georges Living Room renovation

We are very proud of the work we did and now have a very happy renter that calls 145 St. Georges ‘home.’

Wow! We’re so glad we found Barb to help us with our Kitchen upgrades, lighting, and conversion of one spare room into a well designed office space.

She was meticulous and worked well with us to prov… Read more

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