New home builders in London have a reputation in the Ontario residential construction industry for being innovative and forward thinking. When the Energy Star labelling program launched years back, [...]
Innovation in the construction industry can be driven by many factors. For example, an increase in the types and finishes of hardwood flooring has been fuelled by a popular design trend.
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Housing sales, construction levels and price growth will be lower in 2013 in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) as activity enters the year at a slower pace...
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Last week in his Editor's Note, Martin Slofstra asked "Do you love your city?" I'd like to answer that with a big 'YES' -- as both someone who lives and works here!
June 11, 2013By Homes-Extra / Micasa
With our yards becoming smaller, I'm often asked about plants that will give homeowners the most bang for their bucks.
May 31, 2013By Homes-Extra / Micasa
Doors and windows can add tremendous value to the amount of curb appeal a home exudes. In particular, the front door is one of a home's most noticeable features. Offering both security and comfort; [...]
May 29, 2013By Homes-Extra / Micasa
Long, long ago, in a land far away, there was the legend of "retirement".
May 28, 2013By Homes-Extra / Micasa
We all have our spring backyard rituals to help create the perfect summer retreat, but sometimes you want to do a little more to upgrade your space. Maybe your deck needs a little love or you're [...]
May 27, 2013By Homes-Extra / Micasa
Accessibility is a word used more and more in home security today.
May 25, 2013By Homes-Extra / Micasa
New bold, bright designs work well as an accent for a pop of colour and pattern.