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Where the bungalows roam

"A house is a machine for living in," Le Corbusier once famously wrote, but it is also a significant cog in the machine of our nation's economy. Housing is big business, and as we all know, business is very good right now. Well, at least in…

The Heat is On

Never short of breathProduct: WPL 10 IKDesign: Stiebel Eltron GmbH & Co./Manufacturer: Stiebel Eltron GmbH & Co.The air/water heat pump WPL 10 IK is striking due to its compact construction and the high level of integration. Simple…

That damn napkin…

If you've been living in Toronto for the past six years, then you probably felt like June 2, 2007 was a long time coming. On that day, the $270 million Michael Lee-Chin Crystal expansion of the Royal Ontario Museum finally opened to the…

New LEED system announced (August 01, 2007)

VANCOUVER - Ian Jarvis, Chair of the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), announced a restructuring of the LEED program at the Toronto Regional Sustainable Building Conference in June. The new program, called LEED Complete, is expected to…

B+H acquires Six Degrees (August 01, 2007)

TORONTO - Bregman + Hamann Architects (B+H) of Toronto have announced the acquisition of Six Degrees Architecture and Design, also from Toronto."Six Degrees is a perfect fit with B+H" Bill Nankivell, CEO of B+H, said of the merger. "Over…
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