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.

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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Why use a Designer to create your new kitchen.

When renovating a kitchen, there is always more to consider than the style of cabinets.  While creating a beautiful kitchen is usually the homeowner’s main goal, how your kitchen functions is equally important. A kitchen renovation is a large investment. … Continue reading

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Decorating Dining Rooms Beautifully

Many memories are created in the dining room.  Entertaining family and friends is made even more memorable by enjoying a beautiful room. Basically, the room just needs a table and chairs to be considered furnished, but in reality it is … Continue reading

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Deck the Halls!

The time has come again for decking the halls with boughs and sparkle to celebrate the season.  To make your decorating tasks a bit merrier, here are a few simple tips to create the holiday sparkle in your home. Select … Continue reading

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Looking for a quality sofa?

There are many “sales and deals” you will come across in your search for the perfect sofa but in this instance, you will definitely get what you pay for.  The purchase of a new sofa is a daunting task.  Considering … Continue reading

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Furniture Arranging

Have you tried moving your furniture around in your room and then end up moving it back to where you had it originally because it just feels wrong? Understanding the rules that you need to consider in furniture arranging can … Continue reading

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Creating your own Personal Retreat

If your master bedroom doesn’t offer you are break from the hustle and bustle of the day then now’s the time to transform it.  One of the greatest luxuries is time for ourselves and our own quiet place to unwind. … Continue reading

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