Crushing On: The Linear House in East York

Crushing On: The Linear House in East York

This two-storey brick and stucco home is known as the Linear House due to the linear design. The clean lines create harmony, flow and balance in this dynamic space. The East York home was designed by Toronto architecture firm, Nano … Continue reading

Crushing On: Modern Nest in The Annex

Crushing On: Modern Nest in The Annex

Finding a home in Toronto that suits your needs is not easy. It takes time, and let’s face it, it takes money to find the right house. Most times, homebuyers choose the neighbourhood first, and then search for a home … Continue reading

Crushing On: Muskoka Lakes Cottage By Christopher Simmonds

Crushing On: Muskoka Lakes Cottage By Christopher Simmonds

Even though summer is the official cottage season in Canada, what’s more Canadian than watching the leaves change to golden yellow and red, warming up by a bonfire on a cool fall evening, or sitting by the lake and watching … Continue reading

Crushing On: Sense and Sensibility in Cabbagetown

Crushing On: Sense and Sensibility in Cabbagetown

Owning a Victorian home in Toronto’s Cabbagetown means owning a piece of Toronto’s history. A neighbourhood that was once home to many immigrants fleeing the Potato Famine, is now designated a Heritage Conservation District with beautifully preserved homes and rich streetscapes. One … Continue reading

Crush of the Week: Efficiency Meets Affordability in East York

Crush of the Week: Efficiency Meets Affordability in East York

In most cases in design, efficiency and affordability mix like oil and water. Andrew Reeves of Linebox Studio Inc. was challenged to design this modern Toronto home in East York with efficiency and affordability as core principles for the project. Built on the … Continue reading