Design-Build 101: How we design your dream home

The design-build process is very involved behind the scenes, yet it takes the stress away from the homeowner. When you choose to work with a design-build firm, you are getting a personalized level of service that allows trust to be formed between yourself and your...

Is it time to turf grassy front lawns in the Okanagan?

This summer has brought home a number of home truths when it comes to the environment in British Columbia, chief among them our consumption of water. Western Canada is facing severe drought conditions with some municipalities and districts declaring water restrictions...

7 ways home design has changed since the mid-century

They say that you can’t know where you’re going if you don’t know where you’ve been. This theory is why history is so important and why, as a custom home designer, it is important that I reflect back on the way things were. Our world is evolving at a breakneck...

A sneak peek at luxury home design trends for 2014

Our home design trend forecast Before you sit down with your luxury home designer to talk about your dream home, it’s a good idea to know a little about current trends in home design. Innovations in energy efficiency and “smart” technology continue...