Category Archive: In the Home

Sep 30

Zoocasa: Toronto’s Real Estate Hero

A new company by the name of Zoocasa has formed in the Greater Toronto Area offering some really unique real estate services. Zoocasa helps people make smarter buying and selling decisions for their homes. What makes the company unique is that they offer a rebate program for people who conduct transactions with their agents.Zoocasa lists …

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Aug 16

The Custom Screen Door

There is resurgence in remodeling with a mind toward keeping the quaint, charm of the old architecture intact. The beautiful homes of the 1920s – 1950s deserve to keep their noble exteriors. The wood siding can be replaced and the front pillars can be fortified. Inside the old oak floors can be sanded and polished. …

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Aug 15

The Art of the Door

One’s first impression of a home is often the front door. One notices the shape of the door, the doorknocker, and the window. It is often said that first impressions are everything. And so it should come as no surprise artists and architects love designing doors. These are not your run of the mill Home …

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Aug 14

Not your Grandmother’s Quilt

Contemporary quilting has come a long way since the days when grandmothers gathered around a table and spent hours making patchwork quilts. Quilts today are often designed with amazing creativity. In the art world there is definitely a modern take on this age-old practice of home décor. A quilt is an artistic piece where form …

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Aug 14

A New Tool in Contemporary Woodworking

Wood has long been a medium for three-dimensional artists. Woodcarving and sculpture has a long and venerable tradition, probably dating to prehistoric times.  Until the invention of the wood router in the early twentieth century, the tools of the trade were blades, chisels  and mallets. The wood router was invented in the early twentieth century. …

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