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The Value of Tradespeople–A Moving Target The worth of tradespeople is not top of mind. We think about it the moment we need something done. We quickly jump to “how much will I have to spend–and how can I minimize it”.  This need to minimize what we pay is human nature. We love…(Read More)

Free Estimates- Are they worth the price you pay?

 “Free Estimates” = “High-Pressure Sales”  This social contract goes like this, “I will give you a free estimate and there is no Obligation”.  Potential clients should see this as the “Free Estimate Trap”. One of our competitors likes to say that it is his chance get in front of potential customers in order to sell…(Read More)

pool house and cabana builders in Richmond Hill

A Toronto area Pool House with Bar/Kitchen with roll up doors (Power doors), Change Room, Storage, Den with fireplace and TV, a dining room beneath a pergola with a privacy screen and a stone outdoor kitchen. Curved knee braces and moulding, stone floors all on an engineered concrete slab. This place rocks! With the…(Read More)

Pool Privacy Screen ideas in Markham

Pool Privacy Screens for a Toronto Yard When you want an artistic solution to create that beautiful yard get in touch with! We design privacy screens and unique fences for clients across North America, and install in our areas of operation. Arrange a Design Consultation           Get a Quote…(Read More)

P132 DIY pergola plans

P132 DIY, Arts and Crafts Pergola. As a frame to a walkway or a destination in your yard, this pergola is an inspired garden structure. With our DIY plans you can build it yourself or have a local deck builder put it together for you!  (This is a cut scan of an 11×17 plan that…(Read More)

A Pergola design with 6 posts, adaptable height, 10′ high in the images. Simple structure and achievable by DIY Builders. Arrange a Design Consultation                                Get a Quote…(Read More)

how to build trelliswork or not

A Beautiful Trelliswork Fail – What not to do! How not to design a trelliswork privacy screen. This trellis is intriguing, artistic and looks to be a fine addition to the home. Trouble is, I was the designer on this project and unknown to me this “Contractor” talked the client out of what I had…(Read More)

retractable canopy pergola rendering 3d design

For a 1930’s estate home in the Rosedale neighbourhood in downtown Toronto, we were tasked with coming up with a pergola that fit the space, offered privacy and shade in the sofa area. Have a peek at what we came up with!  We also did a very unique trelliswork feature for the garden. This…(Read More)

A slightly curved deck with a rectangular frame pergola and a curved pergola roof. Such a simple concept, but such a gorgeous structure when the lights are cast and it comes to life. Speak to us about creating a magical pergola and landscape at your Kitchener home or business. Arrange a Design Consultation      …(Read More)