In For The Hip At Rio's Canada House

Communitech, Velocity, MaRS, the C100 and RBC have teamed up to give Canadian entrepreneurs a home away from home in the Bay Area. I assume that you or your sister has been named under an Enduring Power of Attorney, otherwise you can’t sell the house or rent it. I am an Indian living in Canada legally for the last eight years, first as a graduate student and subsequently as a foreign worker, and I was shocked and appalled by the amount of racism in these comments. Canada bought the building in 1959, and renamed it to honour the country’s first prime minister, Sir John A. Macdonald. It will be a window on Canada and a meeting place in central London for Canadians and friends of Canada. The executor who is selling the house just needs to make sure that he or she is clear on the sales agreement that the …

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Room Designer (1)

Welcome to the fifth week of my home office makeover I’m doing as part of Calling It Home’s One Room Challenge. Along the history-conscious East Coast, the living room of an Oyster Bay, New York, home in which George Washington really did sleep (during a 1790 visit) had a lot to live up to. So when designer Sallie Giordano bought it as her family’s weekend retreat, one of her overarching impulses was to honor its age.

You’ll find examples that reflect the choices made for different styles and periods, and you’ll no doubt find one or two examples that will inspire you to craft an elegant design for your living room! Porro prism designs have the added benefit of folding the optical path so that the physical length of the binoculars is less than the focal length of the objective and wider spacing of the objectives gives a better sensation …

Carpet Tiles (1)

Carpet tiles provide a durable and comfortable flooring solution for a variety of spaces, including basements, family rooms, bedrooms, and we even have commercial carpet tiles for office environments. We can also design and manufacture a custom carpet to create a unique ambiance that is exclusive to your venue. With a wide choice of colours, patterns and textures, plus easy fitting and cleaning, carpet tiles are the perfect solution for all types, shapes and sizes of room in offices, shops, hotels, schools or home.

Once selected, nothing will work to extend the life of your carpet more than a carefully planned and conscientious program of maintenance. In the event of water leaks or flooding, removal of most forms carpet tile takes just a matter of seconds and can be easily relaid after the floor is dry again. This will ensure that the carpet tiles stay in place with the higher …

Modern Sofas & Contemporary Sofas

Complete your parlor or den ensemble with this essential design, perfect for extra guest seating or lounging with a Sunday-morning cappuccino. Choosing the correctly sized, styled and oriented sofa can make all the difference in the world in how satisfied you are with its performance. A Sofa clearly reflects your sense of style, personal taste and is perfectly scaled to the space you have so it doesn’t overwhelm or underwhelm, congratulations! Bodema represents the best in Italian design and manufacturing as evidenced by this exquisite sofa bed. I love vintage modern design and the creative men and women behind it. I research the iconic as well as the obscure and share what I’ve learned about their lives and their timeless designs. Image three is probably my favourite, the matching mink chairs work beautifully with the reflective glass coffee table. Once you’ve filtered for use and comfort, look at how best …

Total Bathroom Solution

I am touched by your kind, flattering words and I love reading all the things you notice. With the variety of layout and design options available; the host of related Australian Standards; the number of licensed trades involved; and the variety of fittings and fixtures to consider it’s easy to see why it’s necessary to employ a bathroom specialist.

If you’re involved in the design or other aspects of kitchens and bathrooms, KBDi is the industry organisation for you! As this 6-foot-by-7-foot Atlanta bathroom demonstrates, sometimes bold color is all you need to make a big statement. The boys’ bathroom in a Lake Tahoe home designed by Matt ‘Dorisio has a large trough sink and a pendant from Schoolhouse Electric Supply & Co. Bathroom By Design created this wonderful bathroom space for the client with space to spare. From the menus provided, select the bathroom and showering products that best …