Design

Throughout your project, you’ll work with one design professional who handles every step of the project for you, from initial measurements to final installation and clean-up. It’s the same kind of personal touch you’ve come to expect from our Home Hardware family.

From design to installation, your Design Expert has the knowledge and expertise to help you every step of the way, including:

Arrange an in-home/on-site design consultation.

Take responsibility for complete and accurate measurements.

Listen to and identify your needs and style to help you make the optimal design and product decisions for your remodel.

Provide a detailed, written proposal, which includes project price and completion dates.

Schedule deliveries and supervise installation by insured and qualified local installers.

Follow up on your project once complete to ensure your satisfaction.

Provide a superior customer experience from start to finish.

Meet Our Design Experts

Danielle Geerlinks

Danielle Geerlinks is the Co-Manager of the Design Gallery. She loves the positive family environment the business  exhibits and enjoys working with her team to create an unforgettable customer experience for everyone who walks through the doors.

Danielle has worked for her family’s business under her late father Harry since she was 15, starting at her father’s Beaver Lumber store as a cashier. With almost 20 years of experience, she has worked in most departments within the store including the lumber yard. When Danielle is not working, she enjoys cottage life, travelling, spending time with family and friends, as well as working out.

Greg Temple

With over 23 years experience, Greg is an appliance specialist who brings a wealth of knowledge to our Design Gallery team. His focus has always been providing customers with personalized, thoughtful help and advice, leaving each customer with the certainty they made the right choice dealing with the Design Gallery.

In his free time, Greg enjoys spending time with family and friends, and playing and watching sports – particularly golf and biking. 

Mary Lou Grealis

Mary Lou Grealis is a Design Team Sales Associate who brings a vibrant and fresh energy to the team. She joined the team in May 2020, signalling a new chapter in her career path. 

Mary Lou loves assisting clients in creating their dream space, stating that “everybody has a house, but we are here to help you make your house feel like a home.”

In her spare time, Mary enjoys travelling as well as entertaining family and friends.  

Kimberley Gordon

Kimberley Gordon is the Design Gallery Co-Manager responsible for Kitchen & Bath, home improvements and Home Installs Division. Her background in Interior Design has guided her through her 20 plus years of experience. Kim leads her team of designers and installers to offer quality service and renovations and to deliver on the customer’s vision in creating their dreams.

Kim is the 2nd Vice President of the STHBA, and when not at the store, plays softball and is the team manager for the U18 LVC Intensity Girls Volleyball.

Haylee Siddall

Haylee Siddall is an award-winning Design Consultant at Geerlinks Design Gallery. She currently has five years of residential design experience backed by a Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design. Her interest in design stems from a background in art and architecture. 

From design concept to project completion, Haylee strives to ensure her clients enjoy their renovation experience from start to finish. Her attention to detail will not be overlooked.

Haylee’s ability to space plan, coupled with her keen eye for material choice aids in creating informed design decisions that are both functional and aesthetically pleasing.

Angeline Kassar

Angeline graduated from Mohawk College for Art & Design, and later earned a Diploma in Interior Decorating at Fanshawe College. After years developing her expertise, Angeline stepped into the role of Design Consultant with Geerlinks Design Gallery.

Her eye for colour and functionality enables her to support her clients in not only envisioning their dream space, but also to make it a reality. She enters each space with a unique and creative attitude allowing for countless ideas guided by a client’s needs and desires.

In her spare time Angeline enjoys spending time with friends and family, exploring new hiking trails in the Central Elgin area, as well as relaxing and unwinding through regular rock climbing. 

Ashley Willie

Ashley Willie is an Interior Designer at the Design Gallery and has a Diploma in Interior Decorating. She enjoys the challenge of making each and every space she touches unique to the homeowner’s tastes and needs.

Ashley’s experience in unique designs, colours, décor, paint, and renovations allow her to manage your entire vision from start to finish. Ashley takes pride in being an excellent listener and takes the time to ask questions that will result in a design that is well thought out and executed.

In her spare time Ashley enjoys reading, re-purposing furniture, and going home to Norfolk county to explore trails and local breweries.

Talk to one of our Design Gallery Experts