We live in a red brick, two story, semi-detached house in a wonderful leafy and family-friendly neighbourhood in Toronto. We purchased our house in July 2007. Built in the 1950's, our house had great bones -- hidden beneath layers of pink carpet and floral wallpaper! We could tell though that it was a gem waiting to be uncovered.
HandyMan is an intern Architect, I'm a design enthusiast and we love all things design - we've even written an architecture book together. Our tastes tend to the transitional and we try and do much of the renovating ourselves. I do the planning and decorating and HandyMan figures out how we actually get things built. It can get messy, and there are many arguments and compromises along the way, but nothing beats transforming our spaces into something that truly is a reflection of us.
What's the +? We believe that anything worth doing, is worth doing well. We