8 Innovative Ways to Exploit Daylight in Your Home

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you’re thinking of your dream home? Perhaps it’s the sleek, elegant design, a soaring atrium, or daylight flooding in from a vast expanse of glass.

There’s nothing like waking up to sunlight streaming through the window, or lazing in the soft rays of the evening sun. Natural light […]

What Are the Most Important Benefits of LEED Certification?

So you’ve decided you’re going to build your own home. Already you can picture the angular modern facade, sleek contemporary interiors and light streaming in from the full-height windows. You spend hours dreaming about paint colors, kitchen fittings and the new spa bath.

“Have you thought about LEED certification?” your architect inquires. LEED certification? You scour […]

5 Ways Smart Home Technology Can Improve Your Life

Imagine arriving home on a cold, dark winter night. As you turn in off the highway, the driveway instantly lights up in front of you. The front door clicks open as you approach, inviting you to step into your warm, cozy house. The lights dim to a soft glow and soothing tunes stream from the hidden […]

How to Design Your Contemporary Home for Life

Designing and building your own home can be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. You don’t want to get it wrong, but there’s so much to consider it can sometimes be overwhelming. How do I translate the picture in my head into a physical house? What if it turns out wrong? And what if my idea of my […]