Home & Garden
Timber framing, often referred to as post and beam construction, involves more posts and fewer walls allowing for more open spaces. Knowing this, Andrew Fairweather didn't have to think twice about doubling the size of his Blue Mountains chalet. More
You may recognize this stunning home from the Charles Bronson's movie Death Wish Five. The exquisite timber frame construction in this Horseshoe Valley home was great for the film's setting. But it was even more perfect for Mark and Christine Munro to raise their family. More
When the double doors open, you are immediately swept away. For a moment you may even forget where you are. Every corner in this house was inspired by the homeowners' global travels, bringing an international sense to the waterfront residence. More
Nested in the highest and most pristine part of Simcoe county, the Berky family's cottage is the perfect getaway year-round. Read More..
The openness of their home and the rich country style interiors create a chalet atmosphere all around. There's no wonder family and friends love gathering at the Curries. Read More..
The water is so close. You can easily see the waves and hear the seagulls right from Derek and Sue Tennant's front porch. Their spectacular custom built home sits steps from the shore of Sunset Point in Collingwood. Read More..
We all have those areas we despise. It could be a dysfunctional front hall that isn't working no matter how many times it is tidied up or rearranged. It could be a dull, worn family room, or an outdated spare bedroom. We think revitalizing these areas means a lot of work and a lot of cash. We are so wrong. Read More..
The kitchen is one area where you likely spend most of your day. Whether it's prepping food or entertaining guests, this space needs to be functional and practical. Read More..
According to interior designers, real estate experts and home improvement specialists, the absolute biggest bang for your home décor buck is paint. With each company releasing its own seasonal trends combined with the infinite number of possibilities on the colour wheel, the question is where do you start? Read More..
Nested within lush greenery, steps from Lake Simcoe, Cole Leibel of Big East Construction Inc. and interior designer wife Kristylynn Leibel designed their Innisfil home with the highest level of perfection. Being experts in their fields, they describe the task as a blast rather than a challenge. Using the outdoors as their inspiration, they designed their 4,300-square-foot bungalow in a horseshoe-shaped layout stretched on a 5.5-acre lot. Read More..
Imagine leaving your home in perfect condition and head for a long weekend getaway. When you return, nothing is the same. The house has flooded and everything is a write-off. Keith and Pat Keindel experienced this exact disaster last August. Read More..
Hidden in an exclusive niche of unique homes within Carson Ridge Estates in Midhurst, the Walsh's residence fulfills the features of the perfect home and cottage combined. Read More..
Starry skies, tall trees and wildlife can all be found within the walls at Moose Point Read More..
Rooted in the 1970s, this Lake Muskoka cottage was a prime candidate for teardown. Instead it's been transformed into a modern delight. Read More..
Your room has to be you, or else it's just a pretty room. This is the approach that Fran Stevenson strives for with every interior design she creates for a client. Read More..
With three-and-a-half acres of land, there's no need for a cottage in addition to this gorgeous residence. Patrick Anderson and Lisa Oerton, have it all within the convenience of their backyard. The resort-like backyard features a swimming pool with a cabana and a seating area beneath the shed. There are, of course, a couple lounge chairs to relax by the pool. Read More..
Nestled in the forest on a quiet secluded court is the ideal home for extended family living. Located just minutes from Barrie and its many amenities, this private lot on Pierce Court in Springwater Township feels miles away from the hustle and bustle of life. Read More..
For Madison Taylor Design Inc., designing new spaces and managing projects isn't just a job, it's what Taylor truly loves and aspires to do. Inspirational and creative, her passion and excitement for her craft is evident in every project she completes. Read More..