HARDWOOD FLOORS OR TILES?

This is a tough one because we love them both for a variety of reasons. Let’s take a look at the pros and cons… TILES: Good When laid well, they are very close to perfection. Bear in mind that selecting the perfect tile is an important element as we want to avoid...

THE GARAGE

When homes are designed, the garage usually receives the least amount of thought, planning and consideration. We’ll labour over kitchens, entertaining areas and front facades but the garage will be a simple square box which consumes about 30 seconds of our attention....

THE LITTLE THINGS

There are a lot of smaller details we’ve grown to love and respect over the years which we feel are worth mentioning so here are some ‘little things’ we consider when finishing a home. Insinkerator – This is an inexpensive ‘must have’ in our opinion...

OPULENT AFFORDABILTIY

Finding the right balance between cost and quality can be very challenging. We’re usually willing to be nice about it but we’re a demanding bunch of people and nowhere is this more prevalent than in the real estate industry. Having bought and sold many properties and...

WHERE TO USE GLASS

Big fans of glass and mirrors. We absolutely love the way intelligent use of glass can add a modern twist to a traditional design. Mirrors, on the other hand, can open up a room and provide convenient stop checks for lipstick on teeth without darting to the ladies....