Let’s Play!

One of the delights of building a custom home is creating spaces unique for you and your family! Increasingly we are seeing Games Rooms incorporated into the design of custom homes. Interestingly “Games Room” supports a variety of activities from… Continue reading

Window Design

“Set wide the window.  Let me drink the day.” – Edith Wharton

Window view of a stunning  natural green wooded area

The view through a window can touch our soul and provide inspiration.  It is no wonder that window design plays a significant role in three important aspects of… Continue reading

20 ADVANTAGES TO BUILDING A CUSTOM HOME

  1. CUSTOM, PERSONALIZED, TAILORED: A custom built home is designed specifically for you, to meet your needs, lifestyle and preferences.  You can indulge your personal tastes and needs to a great advantage. 
  2. BUILDER: You choose your builder based on… Continue reading

Bringing the Outdoors In

As we move towards autumn the desire to extend our connection to the outdoors increases.  Bringing the outdoors in can be simple with the right door choice for your patio or deck door.  When deciding what style of door to… Continue reading

Colour has Power

“Color is a power which directly influences the soul:” Wassily Kandinsk​​y.  Selecting colours for your new custom home is an enjoyable and important task.  Colour sets the tone, mood and impression your home makes to you and others.

The Allure of Fire

There is something distinctive about the allure of a flame; its ability to warm us on a cold winter’s eve or to cheer us on a late summer night.  Just like the campfire lyrics “Fire’s Burning, fire’s burning, draw nearer,… Continue reading

What’s Under Your Feet?

To feel grounded and connected in your home there is nothing better than hardwood flooring under your feet.  This beautiful naturally sourced covering brings nature in.

Hardwood flooring is a highly desired flooring option that provides these benefits:

Enduring trends in home building

Home design trends that are connected to societal themes are expected to endure for a period of time.

Theme: Time Hour Glass

Time is luxury.  Time is a limited resource.

Impact on home design:

Is Custom Right for you?

A custom home is a dream for many and while the end result is incredibly fulfilling the process requires time, dedication, patience, vision and passion. 

custom home construction

Here are some considerations to help determine if building a custom home is right… Continue reading