Author Archives: Catherine Pulcine

About Catherine Pulcine

I founded CPI Interiors in 1998. I have over 23 years of extensive experience in residential interior design and decorating. Work experience ranging from having worked on 3,500 homes projects in Ottawa since 1998 to previously having work in an exclusive home interiors retailer to the Ottawa's foremost home builder, has established a professional wealth of knowledge that I have built on by hiring professionals to work with me. This translates into a superior ability to offer a complete package of design & decorating services for any client's needs. I am a member of the Canadian Decorators Association, a member of the Capital Business Association and a member of the Women's Business Network (WBN). I am a past member of the Board of Directors of The Better Business Bureau of Ottawa. I am also past president of Kanata Chapter of BNI.

A Living Room Decorated in your Personal Style!

Do you want to decorate your living room to make it a place where you and your friends and family want to be?  There are unlimited choices and colours and styles and etc., etc. Where do you start? First of … Continue reading

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So many things to consider….

Undertaking a decorating project can be daunting. If you keep in mind the following advice throughout the process, you will be so pleased with the final result. Your home is unique to you. What looks amazing in a magazine photo won’t … Continue reading

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Colour Advice!

Where does one begin?  Not with the paint!  When you begin to plan to change a room, there are many decisions to be made.  The very last decision you need to make is the paint colour of your walls. To … Continue reading

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Wallpaper is back!

Wallpaper is back and it does not look like your Grandmother’s! There are many new wallcovering designs that can add drama, texture, nature, shine and energy to a space.  Wallpaper can turn a wall into art. Thanks to digital printing, … Continue reading

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Decorating Outdoors!

As our Canadian winters are long and summers are short, we need to take the opportunity to spend as much time as possible enjoying the outdoors.  By decorating outdoors, your porch, patio or sun room can become a beautiful extension … Continue reading

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How to work with a Decorator

“How do I make my house into a home?”or “Where do I begin”? are the age-old questions when purchasing a new home or redecorating an existing one. Professional tradespeople such as electricians, plumbers, landscapers and contractors are often called in … Continue reading

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The Myths of Decorating

It’s time to step out of the box when decorating your home.  We always hear about the “rules of decorating”, but they can also be called “the myths of decorating”.  Your home decor is a reflection of your personality.  If … Continue reading

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