UPSCALE Downsizing is a comprehensive interior redesign and relocation operation serving Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. Our passion is to help our clients see downsizing as an opportunity, not a chore. 

We simplify the experience from start to finish, preserving the story of our clients’ surroundings while also editing it to intelligently fit their space, whether they relocate or remain in their existing home. 

Each project is unique. We partner with a broad network of highly-skilled professionals and first-class suppliers, tailoring our packages and services to meet our clients’ needs.

Refining lives by simplifying homes. This is the UPSCALE Downsizing mission.



"I am going to make everything around me beautiful - that will be my life." - Elsie de Wolfe

Marilee Congo has been creating functional beauty for over thirty-five years. She’s done it all: interior design, seasonal decor, fashion consulting, floral and event design, and food styling. Her discerning eye decodes people’s preferences. Versatility is her strength. Excellence is her signature.

In addition to her professional experience, Marilee has trained with Manhattan-based industry leader Lauri Ward. She is a certified Interior Redecorator and member of the International Redecorating Network, also based in Manhattan.

Marilee is also a captivating public speaker. Her speciality is visual presentations on design and decor. She is comfortable with audiences great and small. She has also been a featured presenter at the BC Home & Garden Show and has made a handful of television appearances. 

If you’re interested in seeing Marilee’s work, please visit the gallery or browse her journal. Considering downsizing or are seeking a guest speaker? She would love to connect with you.