Project: Nordstrom in Ottawa, Canada

Tile of Spain USA

In 2012, architects took on the challenge of transforming an old warehouse in Ottawa, Canada with Tile of Spain products and turning it into the upscale department store, Nordstrom.

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Home Remodel in Canada Maintains Prairie Style Architecture Details

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The Du Tour Residence in Montréal, Canada is the result of a renovation project completed by Open Form Architecture in collaboration with interior design firm FX Studio. What do you think of the way this Canada residence fuses old and new?

Modern “Blanche Chalet” in Canada With Sweeping River Views

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The Blanche Chalet , whose name evokes the spirit of the vernacular houses of the region, is situated in La Malbaie’s area of the “Terrasses Cap à l’Aigle”, Canada. Architecture modern architecture Canada modern chalet

Canada Fetes Stone Carvers

Stone Update

Ontario festival brings artists, public together. Featured Industry News

“Nook Residence” in Canada Blends with the Winter Landscape

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The Nook Residence by MU Architecture is located in a quiet area of the Eastern Townships in Quebec, Canada. Architecture House in Canada Modern ResidenceTurning its back to the street, it offers a virtually blind facade that encourages discovery and piques curiosity.

Chalet Lac Gate in Canada Follows the Slope of the Forest

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Information provided by BOOM TOWN architecture; photographer: Angus McRitchie] The post Chalet Lac Gate in Canada Follows the Slope of the Forest appeared first on Freshome.com.

Small Tilted Kiosks in Canada Inspire a Sense of Movement

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

These three oddly shaped buildings are meant to spice up urban family escapes in Mount Royal Park, Montreal, Canada. The post Small Tilted Kiosks in Canada Inspire a Sense of Movement appeared first on Freshome.com.

‘The Sisters’ Architecture Project in Canada Combines Old and New

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Canada-based Anik Péloquin architecte took the challenge of upgrading a small house on a secluded lakeside lot in La Malbaie, in the province of Quebec. How do you appreciate this architecture intervention in Canada?

ACMS™ by ARDEX in Canada…

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GranQuartz Canada Hosts Industry Safety Meeting in Toronto

Stone World

MIA member firm Granquartz Canada hosted a MIA meeting of over 20 stone distributors to talk about safety initiatives for Canadian firms

GranQuartz Canada Hosts Industry Safety Meeting in Toronto

Stone World

MIA member firm Granquartz Canada hosted a MIA meeting of over 20 stone distributors to talk about safety initiatives for Canadian firms

‘The Rock’ House in Canada Hides Behind Maple Trees

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

ATELIER GÉNÉRAL architecture completed the design of The Rock House , a minimalist residence located in Shefford, Canada. The post ‘The Rock’ House in Canada Hides Behind Maple Trees appeared first on Freshome.com.

Civic Library in Canada Takes Research into the 21st Century

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

ZAS Architects + Interiors completed the design of the Vaughan Civic Centre Resource Library , a contemporary project in Ontario, Canada. Inspired by the evolving role of the library in the digital age, the imposing gathering venue is dedicated to community learning and creativity.

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Brick Bungalow in Canada Becomes Modern ‘Flipped House’

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The team at Atelier RZLBD renovated an existing brick bungalow in Ontario, Canada, and added a second level to the structure. The post Brick Bungalow in Canada Becomes Modern ‘Flipped House’ appeared first on Freshome.com.

Complex Music Studio in Canada Triggers Artistic Inspiration

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Newsam Construction and MXMA Architecture & Design recently announced the rebirth of “La Hacienda Creative,” a music studio in Montreal, Canada. On the other side of the entrance is the Satellite Room, named for its historic role as the birthplace of Canada’s first satellite. The post Complex Music Studio in Canada Triggers Artistic Inspiration appeared first on Freshome.com.

Rustic Renovation Celebrates Minimalism in Canada

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Scott & Scott Architects completed North Vancouver House , a rustic renovation of a 1950s post-and-beam house in Canada. Photos and information courtesy of Scott & Scott Architects] The post Rustic Renovation Celebrates Minimalism in Canada appeared first on Freshome.com.

Twin Dwelling in Canada Playfully Adapted to Family Lifestyle

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Exploiting the contrasts between opacity and light, architect Jean Verville developed Fahouse , a modern twin dwelling located in Eastern Townships, Canada. Architecture family residence Canada

Modern Tiny Library Glows in Canada

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Photography by Shai Gil and Bob Gundu ] The post Modern Tiny Library Glows in Canada appeared first on Freshome.com. Promoting literacy and a lifelong love of reading, The Story Pod , a lending library and community gathering space, is a small structure with star power.

A Modern Renovation Brings "West Coast Beach" Style to Canada — House Tour

Apartment Therapy

Location: Dundas — Ontario, Canada. CanadaName: Ryan and Katie Royle. Size: 1,300 square feet. Years lived in: 1 Year, owned. When Ryan and Katie first looked at this home, it was like a set on That '70s Show. Nasty shag carpet, wood paneling, weird blocked off rooms. It had it all.and this couple didn't want any of it. But after enlisting the help of local designer, Krista of KMSalter Design , they were able to have their dream home.

Happy Thanksgiving Canada!

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Happy Canada Day with a Favorite Canadian Author: Jane Rule

Margaret Almon Mosaics

Wordless Wednesday CanadaBooks by Jane Rule, Canadian Author. Interview with Jane Rule from Wellesley Centers for Women.

Triangular Cabin Opens Up to Lake Views in Canada

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

This captivating A-frame cabin located in the woodlands of St Adolfe d’Howard, in Canada, was rehabilitated by Jean Verville Architecte to meet the living needs of their clients, a family with a passion for the outdoors. The post Triangular Cabin Opens Up to Lake Views in Canada appeared first on Freshome.com.

Modern Family Retreat in Canada Features Extensive Glazing

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The Rosenberry Residence located on a large wooded lot near Sutton in the Eastern Townships region, Canada, is conceived as a bi-generational family retreat. The post Modern Family Retreat in Canada Features Extensive Glazing appeared first on Freshome.com.

O Canada: Beautiful Blogs to Discover from Our Northern Neighbors

Apartment Therapy

Today, let's visit Canada. Canada"The Rabbit Hole" by Nydia Kennley. Pin it. It's a pretty safe guess that Apartment Therapy readers enjoy looking at beautiful, compelling, and sometimes unusual things.

Hidden Illustrations Revealed Under UV Lighting by Canada’s Newest Passport Designs

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Canada’s newest passport designs may look common at a first glance ( with the information and photo area, along with the typical numbered pages), but if you place one under UV lighting, everything changes. Ideas Canada''s Newest Passport Designs graphic design

Indiana Limestone Heads for Canada

Stone Update

Standard Buff clads a new multi-use building in Vancouver. Featured Projects Articles

Granada Tile’s Cluny Cement Tiles at Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster in Vancouver

Granada Tile

Breaking News Boulevard Kitchen and Oyster Bar Canada Cluny North America Vancouver

IIDEX Canada- See You There!

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IIDEX attendees, stop by booth 4510 to see the latest and greatest product technology from ARDEX Americas. The show starts today and ends tomorrow! Click for more info. Community Did You Know? In the News

You Wouldn’t Expect to Find This in Remote Canada

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

More info: partisanprojects.com The post You Wouldn’t Expect to Find This in Remote Canada appeared first on Freshome.com. When we think of a sauna, the first image that probably comes to mind is a rectangular, wooden room with high and low bench seating.

Preston Meadows Community in Canada Receives LEED Neighbourhood Development Certification

The A to Z of Building

After working with the US and Canada Green Building Councils for eight years, helping them refine and launch their LEED for Neighbourhood Developments (LEED-ND) program, Reid's Heritage Homes is

Luxury Mountain Chalet Offering Striking Panoramic Views in Whistler, Canada

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Lakecrest Residence is an imposing mountain chalet in Whistler, Canada perched atop a rocky cliff in a lakeside neighborhood of Whistler, Canada. The post Luxury Mountain Chalet Offering Striking Panoramic Views in Whistler, Canada appeared first on Freshome.com.

3 Cascading Houses in Canada Offer Both Privacy and Transparency

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The post 3 Cascading Houses in Canada Offer Both Privacy and Transparency appeared first on Freshome.com. This collection of three cascading houses known as Houses at 1340 was designed by Office of McFarlane Biggar for Harbourview Projects. Located in North Vancouver, B.C.,

Dreamy Waterfront Home Overlooking Canada’s Coastal Landscape

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Sitting atop a bluff in West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, this waterfront home flaunts limestone flooring within a dramatic open floor plan that you might dream about tonight. The post Dreamy Waterfront Home Overlooking Canada’s Coastal Landscape appeared first on Freshome.com.

Scientists Investigate Alkali-Silica Reaction in Concrete in Mactaquac Dam, Canada

The A to Z of Building

The Mactaquac Dam in New Brunswick, Canada, was opened in the year 1968. Initially it was anticipated to survive for 100 years. However, this timeline was considerably reduced due to a chemical

Modern City Oasis in Montreal, Canada: Prince Philip Residence

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Prince Philip Residence is an original renovation and expansion project for a mid-century residence in Montreal, Canada. The post Modern City Oasis in Montreal, Canada: Prince Philip Residence appeared first on Freshome.com.

Refined Interpretation of a Traditional Cottage: Panorama House in Canada

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Located at the edge of a forest, in Sainte-Adèle, Canada, the residence consists of a rectangular volume pierced by many windows and livened up by an orange front door.

Barn-Like House Overlooking Canada’s Wild Landscape

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

An inverted floor plan spreading over 3,500 square feet makes this barn-like house is located in the Charlevoix region of Quebec, Canada. The post Barn-Like House Overlooking Canada’s Wild Landscape appeared first on Freshome.com.

Exemplary H-Shaped Contemporary Family Home in Canada

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Located in West Vancouver, Canada, this modern family house was designed to display two separate courtyards that give the structure its H-shaped floor-plan. The post Exemplary H-Shaped Contemporary Family Home in Canada appeared first on Freshome.com.

Contemporary Detached Dwelling Hiding Spatial Complexity in Montreal, Canada

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Photos and information provided via e-mail by TBA] The post Contemporary Detached Dwelling Hiding Spatial Complexity in Montreal, Canada appeared first on Freshome.com.

Twin Homes in Canada Frame Tranquil Sea Views

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

This family holiday home consists of two sister constructions oriented towards the scenic views of the Baie-des-Chaleurs in Canada. The post Twin Homes in Canada Frame Tranquil Sea Views appeared first on Freshome.com.