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Façade Cont’d…

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The cultured elegance of English exterior styling has become a favourite, considering our climate, environments and surrounding colours. The look of reclaimed brick and aged limestone, especially of light earthy tones were our choice of being both very sophisticated and…

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Our $90,000 Off Sale (sure)…

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It’s pinch time for home-builders like few times before. Many builders are offering all types of wild concessions on home pricing, whether it be free appliances, finished basements, or “$35,000 off”. We can all rest assured one still pays for…

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Carrier Infinity System

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Infinity is the name Carrier gave to its highest-end heating, air conditioning and ventilation system that precisely controls temperature, humidity and fresh air ventilation throughout the house. All this climate control accuracy can be controlled in separate zones, and remotely…

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Fireplace Firsts…

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Ontario’s first 52”, 60,000btu Montigo fireplace found its home here… Not only is the colossal size impressive, the blower system dumfounded us with its enormous size and silent, efficient operation (the venting kit alone costs $3000).

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Welcome to the Basement…

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Our basement is starting to near completion, it’s at the 99% done, 99% to go stage. The Limestone floor has been laid, trim and paint, kitchen is undergoing finishing touches, and so on. A sumptuous mocha glaze finish kitchen– one…

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Our Dearest of Staircases

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Having sourced Black Walnut circular stairs through Heritage Stair & Railing co, we were elated when they were finally installed. There is much solid wood used in the home, and the finishing process is an important one, to ensure constant…

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Tub Trouble…

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Not the first Jacuzzi trouble we’ve encountered, though the reason for this leak was easy to find. Upon testing the 2nd floor ensuite hot tub, we detected a small leak. It was found that during handling, a plastic connection underneath…

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Outdoor Living

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The past few years have seen a large growth of “Bringing the indoors out” furniture and products, as many have discovered the beauty of spending time on their patio or in their hot tub.  800  square feet of patio and…

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“Smart Homes”

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They tell me the more wire raining into the basement, the smarter the home… After a brief conversation with the fellow installing the security, sound, entertainment, etc systems I found out a little of what is hiding behind these walls,…

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