HOME STAGING

Selling your home? Professional staging can increase the value of your home.

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INTERIOR DESIGN

Looking to update your living space? Our interior designers can give your space a modern clean look.

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Exterior Spaces

Got an outdoor space?
Our designers can help turn your backyard into a personalized oasis or entertainment space.

WHAT OUR CLIENTS ARE SAYING

Every once in a while, the stars are in alignment when you need help.  Such was the case when I found Cathy and Elisa for a special home that I needed staged.  Fingers crossed that it would work out – and wow, did it ever!  The  transformation from blah to fantastic was only hours away.  The house looked like a magazine shoot!  My client was thrilled and so was I.

Since that wonderful day several years ago, Cathy and Elisa and her team have turned many of my listings into homes of...

GLENDA HUGHES

Cathy Hartley and Elisa Bondy at Surroundings Etc. are an invaluable part of my service offering when working with clients who are selling their home.

If you are looking for a staging team who you can trust to get it right, they are the ones. They are reliable, professional and treat my clients with the level of courtesy and respect that I require.

Their staging concepts are unique, clearly tailored to each home and they are not afraid to be a little daring in their designs...

Fred Hussey, Sutton Group Quantum Realty Inc., Brokerage

It was my lucky day when I met Cathy and Elisa!  They have been wonderful with my clients, connecting and being thoughtful about their feelings.  Transforming homes from ” blah to wow” is a gift, which few stagers have – but they have it in spades!  My clients are always overjoyed with their work, and I am ecstatic!  This is the Dream Team!

GLENDA HUGHES, HALTON HOMES

From furniture to fabrics, lighting to spacing, paint colours to window treatments, tiles to back-splashes, bedding to bathroom fixtures. They think of everything!!  

Elisa and Cathy are more than experts at what they do....they are the best. They are honest and forthcoming, respectfully presenting their ideas and suggestions in order to fit within the clients’ budget. They always had our best interest as their priority and we never felt pressured as the communication lines were open...

NATASHA DAVIES

I just wanted to thank you both so much for the absolutely stunning work you performed on my client’s home this past summer.

After a long spring and summer of trying to sell her executive home, with few showings and no offers, we knew we needed some very skilled help. While speaking to another agent in my office about our dilemma, she quickly referred me to you, as she herself had used you in the past and with amazing results! 

From the very first phone call and your timely...

KAREN MCEVOY, JOHNSON ASSOCIATES REAL ESTATE LTD., BROKERAGE

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Professional & Experienced Home Interior Design, and Home Staging Design Team

Surroundings, Etc. is a company that specializes in Interior Design and Home Staging. They are two designers who work together as a Design Team, each with complimentary and unique skills that they bring to every project.

What makes them different?

“We are a Design Team that prides itself on being down-to-earth, practical, warm, and creative.”

Beautiful furniture and creative décor blend with effective solutions to any design dilemma.

Professional and efficient, they work diligently on your project, but always with a smile and sense of humour.