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Cottage Trends: re-defining

Leaving the city behind for a cottage country escape is a tradition that unites many of us. We can’t get there fast enough to retreat from the frenetic pace of our urban commitments. Being ‘up north’ has a magical way of slowing us down, making us breathe deeper, and appreciate the serenity of Mother Nature. It fills our cups. Literally. At the cottage, we sit longer, talk often over copious cups of our choosing. It is the atmosphere and the […]

Curb Appeal –
Be the beauty on the block

Its summer! By now you’ve exhausted yourself with the big “spring clean”. The inside of your home may feel lighter and fresh with warm air wafting in through open windows. You may have re-organized space in your home or finally cleared out the winter coats in the front hall closet. On the outside; no doubt you’ve laboured over the lawn and revitalized the front gardens. It’s time to beautify. There are a few simple design elements to creating a gorgeous […]

2015 Spring Colour Trend: Marsala Pantone 18-1438

This SPRING`S Pantone colour of the year has homeowners hungry and inspired! It’s spring, and like many homeowners you’ve probably spent the last few weeks cleaning, clearing out the garage or garden shed and moaning about the non-exhaustive list of chores after a long winter. Everybody loves a beautiful space, and if you are ready to inject some fresh thinking, energize your space by adding a splash of Pantone`s 18-1438 Marsala Red. Marsala: If you are a foodie, you will […]

Construction Financing

Want to build or renovate but not sure on your financing options? Are you interested in building a new custom home or improving your current home, but overwhelmed by the financing choices or lack thereof for construction financing? Construction financing is often a more challenging loan to obtain and it is best to have a knowledgeable home builder in your corner. Banks can have strict lending policies on construction financing. They can be both difficult to qualify for and have […]