Industry Expert: Best Of Both Worlds
The GTA land development and home building industry is constantly innovating and looking for ways to meet housing demands and provide consumers with affordable housing options while still complying with provincially mandated Growth Plan density targets. Cost-effective and a clever use of land, new forms of housing are stacking up in the GTA.
Product Showcase: Appliances
Premium Appliances In Stunning Showrooms - Best Brand Appliance has been Ontario's top choice for premium appliances for the last 10 years due to their stunning showrooms, wholesale pricing and unparalleled service. They will be opening a 10,000-square-foot state-of-the-art showroom in Toronto at Leslie and York Mills in the fall of 2017 to help better…
Home Finds: Trend Watch: Ready, Set, Summer ...
The winter gets washed away (and its harsh memory) once we clean up the yard and prep the patio for the sun-filled months ahead. This year, add some Canadiana to your outdoor space as we celebrate our country's milestone birthday.
Product Showcase: Outdoor Living
The Ultimate Patio Area - The Cameron resin wicker sectional collection gives you the opportunity to create the ultimate outdoor patio area. This exclusive collection available at DOT Furniture features a unique store option under the seat that can be used to protect your cushions from the sun's harmful UV rays. D.O.T. FURNITURE
Trend Watch: Palm Paradise
Once the playful palm prints came down the Spring/Summer Collection runways last year, it didn't take long to see the fabulous fronds pop up everywhere in decor. Always a nod to nature, this welcome tropical touch is a happy consequence of the ever-growing Jungalow trend and Pantone's 2017 colour pick of the year, Greenery.
Make Moving A Cleaner, Greener Process
Protecting the environment is an important concern for consumers and businesses alike, but many don’t realize that moving can have a positive impact on the environment. Waste caused by the moving process not only stems from packing supplies, but also from the waste accumulated over many years within a home or office. Both sources can…
Storage Planning Is The Key To A Successful Home Renovation Project
Spring has arrived and it’s time to tackle the home renovation project you’ve been planning all winter long. You also may have noticed a lot of friends and family are taking on home renovations, and that’s for one reason: as house prices continue to rise in several Canadian real estate markets, many homeowners are choosing…
Reno Expert: Senior-friendly Kitchen Design
In order for us (or our parents) to function on our own, we need to be able to feed ourselves. In this column I look at some of the key features to consider when renovating a kitchen to make it senior-friendly. I also cover exterior projects geared to the aging-in-place movement that will ensure safety…
Product Showcase: Kitchens - Taps, Sinks & Countertops
ONCE IMPOSSIBLE IS NOW POSSIBLE: Art resides at the core of Vicostone's product development and they aim to immortalize artistic touch in every design. With constant innovation and unique know how, Vicostone pioneers in "The Art of Quartz." Inspired by the elegance of natural travertine with a vein cut that visually resembles wood grain, this…
Product Showcase: Exteriors
QUALITY STORAGE SHEDS AND CABANAS: Duro-Shed is celebrating 25 years of supplying and installing quality storage sheds and pool cabanas. They clearly take pride in the work they have done by giving customers the best product for their money. If you are thinking of a new storage shed, pool cabana or even a new garage,…