I'm really late on this post. There were the holidays and I was away taking a little time off. But as I left for down south there was a great article about us from Ellen Roseman, a great consumer/money columnist for the Toronto Star and YourHome.ca.
Pull out two of your old incandescent energy sucking light strings, take them to the exchange depot nearest you on the appropriate date and Toronto Hydro will give you a new super energy efficient LED light strand.
When Janette Ewen was asked to design her dream home for the Extreme Dream Home contest for CityTV, she had the same reaction as any child being shown a candy shop and told to take as much as he or she wanted.
Samantha Sannella, one of the judges for CityTV's Extreme Dream Home Contest, is more than just a little familiar with design excellence in any form. She is the president and CEO of the Design Exchange, Canada's premier location housing examples of innovative Canadian and international design
Ramsin Khachi, Talented Builder and Designer Speaks To Us About CityTV’s Extreme Dream Home Build Contest
Ever had a dream to design your own home? Do you take photos of homes you love, or even just sections of homes? Now you have the opportunity to nurture your inner architect and possibly win a fabulous vacation for four!
Getting ready for the Fall Home Show on this weekend (October 1-4, 2009) at the Better Living Centre in Toronto I caught up with Vicky Sanderson, Toronto Star Columnist, and Hostess Extraordinaire. I always learn a few tricks from Vicky and this chat was no exception.
Tool Girl Mag Ruffman will be at the Fall Home Show in Toronto this weekend to give a presentation on using power tools, as well as hosting a workshop where a few individuals will actually be able to try them out (you have to register to attend the workshops).
We just set up today and the show looks terrific at the Better Living Centre in the CNE grounds. It’s a really nice hall, bright and well laid out – and not too big where you feel it will take hours to see all the exhibits. Here is a list...
HomeStars is a supporter of Habitat for Humanity. We encourage people to go check out their Restores and donate their old building products so Habitat can raise money to house people who can't afford it. This year we are a sponsor to their upcoming Philanthroparty, at the Drake.