Links & Resources
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"Buy, Renovate, Move - in that Order"
Globe and Mail
"Article by Danny Sinopoli"
North of the City
"Don't Move, Improve!"
"Kim's Rude Awakening's - Episode 5 - The Gallea Family"
"Remodel Your Bathroom Without the Headaches"
"Hardware Floors Bouncing Back"
"Concrete Living designs and installs custom concrete countertops. The beauty of solid surfacing material is you can have it made in endless number of colours, and contoured to any shape."
"An environmentally friendly earth plaster which is practical, and an alternative to cement, gypsum, acrylic, and lime plasters. Winner of NAHB Outstanding Green Product 2004"
ScapeWEL Window Wells add light, ventilation, and code-compliant emergency access to basement areas, making them as warm, comfortable, and safe as any room in the home."
"Innovative natural fiber insulation products that are safe for you and the environment you live in."
"DELTA-FL underlayment creates a beautiful environment providing instant comfort and warmth for basement and slab-on-grade floors. DELTA-FL Flooring provides an insulating thermal air-gap barrier keeping your floor dry and preventing flooring damage. The membrane is inert, tough and low in cost compared to other conventional wood sub-floor systems. DELTA-FL offers minimal reduction in head room adding only 5/16" (8mm) height to the floor."
A box which improves laundry room appearance. Connections to vent pipes concealed in wall.
"An environmentally friendly open fireplace"
"Measuring just 8' x 15', the Endless Pool, often referred to as a swimmer's treadmill, provides all the benefits of a full-size swimming pool in a fraction of the space."
"The leader in the electric floor-heating systems Industry, Flextherm offers you the widest range of cables and controls."
Formaldehyde-free fibre glass insulation.
"Offers baths, showers and accessories that first and foremost enhance the sensuality and pleasure of the overall bathing experience". Special lines include Japanese style soaking tubs."
Recycled and reinforced plastic materials.
Red Sky Shelters
"One step inside a Yome and you'll feel like you're in another world. Tall cathedral ceilings give the Yome an open and spacious feeling, while translucent walls bathe you in a magical diffused light. Circular, spiritual, portable living shelter: this is it."
"Manufacturer of paper-based countertops, offers a collection of warm and natural-feeling surface materials that breathe new life into the kitchen, bath and office."
"Bounces like rubber, wears like rock" - specializes in rubberized safety surfaces for swimming pool decks, patios, walkways, entrances, playgrounds, golf courses, hotels... wherever it is needed.
"Specializes in Saunas, Sauna Kits, Pre-Fab Saunas, Sauna Heaters, Infrared Saunas and Steambath Generators".
Schluter offers a wide variety of products to assist with tile installations including: edge protection and transitions, stair nosings, shower systems, and floor tile uncoupling and waterproofing membranes.
"...a wood fiber panel used for the acoustic insulation of residential or commercial constructions." It is completely natural and non-toxic.
"If your basement isn't as comfy and cosy as the rest of your home, blame the floor. Concrete floors are porous and can be cold and damp. Subflor ADVANCE is a new flooring product that's ideal for basements or rooms built over concrete slab. "Subflor", is a 2 ft. x 2 ft. (nominal) panel just 7/8" in height that interlocks to create a smooth, solid surface, ready for the installation of virtually any finished floor covering. Subflor ADVANCE features an improved moisture barrier, with a built-in channeling system to channel away moisture and keep your floor dry!
"TORLYS is (a Canadian company operating out of Mississauga) and committed to creating the most beautiful and practical flooring available, but not at the expense of the environment." They specialize in click flooring in most materials - cork, engineered hardwood, and natural linoleum. They also provide special underlayments for sound control.
"Trex decking and railing products are made from a unique combination of reclaimed wood and plastic, giving you the best qualities of both materials. The plastic shields the wood from moisture and insect damage, so there's no rotting or splintering. The wood protects the plastic from UV damage and gives your deck a solid, natural feel. It looks great year after year. And because there is no need to spend hours staining or repairing, the enjoyment of a Trex deck is truly timeless."
"The Wintite System has been created to improve the efficiency of a window or door by functioning as an additional transparent seal and barrier system. The system is designed to be easily attachable to the inside of an existing window or door using magnetic strips to hold the system in place. This allows for simple installation and removal."