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  • The Pine Lake Cottage emphasizes affordability with an eye for efficiency. Emerging from the tear down of the previous residence, this cottage was built entirely on the preexisting foundation. In addition to being a cost effective solution this strategy also minimized the buildings impact on the surrounding natural environment. Investing in energy saving solutions for […]


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  •   This family cottage is located on a beautiful stretch of sandy shoreline on Lake Muskoka. The building was designed for a family of four with the intent that the spaces expand and contract to accommodate a varying number of guests from the extended family that frequent the cottage. A very open-concept plan combined with large […]


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Designed for a local artist to enjoy, this residence is located just south of Collingwood, in the heart of the Clearview area. A broad selection of sustainable technologies, including a geothermal lake loop and green house set this project apart from others in the area. The building itself draws inspiration from a number of intimate […]


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