Blog by Betsy Carstairs

3249 MAIN Ave, Port Moody, British Columbia

August 29th, 2011

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 3249 MAIN Ave, Port Moody, British Columbia

Custom designed very private executive home nestled in stately cedars with sweeping water views. Features open plan with over height ceilings, solid wood flooring, skylights, rich granite kitchen counters, amazing garden embracing the natural wooded landscape, & climbing wall in family room. A MOST imp ...

1432 LAMBERT Way, Coquitlam, British Columbia

August 13th, 2011

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 1432 LAMBERT Way, Coquitlam, British Columbia

Very well maintained 3 level executive home "to die for" master bedroom & 2 bdrm legal suite. Located on a quiet street near Coquitlam River: Features decadent Master bedroom complete with fireplace, oversized soaker tub, walk in closet & cozy adjoining den. Show home condition with designer colours, ...

Public Dock @ Deep Cove on Indian Arm

August 11th, 2011

Policy change now allows unlimited daily parking @ the public dock in Deep Cove so does that make the public dock a private dock.???? With all the mooring spaces taken up by commuter boats this dock is now very unpublic unless one wishes to buy a parking permit from the city for the tune of $1,000. Last week when I decided to join a friend for coffee I was more than a little annoyed to find t ...

Indian Arm @Twin Islands, British Columbia

August 4th, 2011

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 17 LOT17 TWIN Other, Port Moody, British Columbia

The perfect oceanfront get away. Set on protected waterfront to the east of Twin Islands, this private retreat has a rare 40' wharf which allows for deep-water moorage at any tide. The property itself, cons tructed entirely of quality cedar, is beautifully nestled in on a 3.48 acre lot and is pow ...

window treatments using starch

August 1st, 2011
I have some cool suspended cupboards in a closetless room in my Whistler home. I love everything about these cupboards but except that the frosted glass in the top cupboards is not frosted enough to hide the stuff on the shelves soooooo I finally decided to do something that would keep the glass in tact but make it a bit more opaque. With some research I found the perfect solution. I have som ...