You can always find a larger square foot home more cheaply from a developer, but as soon as you move into one of these spaces and notice the poor air quality, cheap finishes, and expensive utility bills, it is easy to become quickly dissatisfied with the space. Why compromise?Read More
Something we find ourselves doing almost daily is clarifying the best way to calculate total project costs for new home builds. We have some simple rules to follow that will help!Read More
We’re often asked about Tarion warranty and the homes we build. As a builder of custom homes for individuals, our homes don’t qualify for Tarion. Read on to learn more about why this is so, and how we protect your new home.Read More
EkoBuilt is delighted to partner with Nordlaw Cottages to offer a perfect waterfront cottage getaway for anyone craving a quiet lakefront cottage in Eastern Ontario. The newly built cottages will be three-season in nature and will draw on some of EkoBuilt’s passive house principles, including a focus on what we call an “airtight fresh-air experience” for healthy, comfortable living.Read More
From offering rental opportunities to comfortable options for hosting extended family, coach homes and garden suites have been an amazing development.Read More
If you live in an older home that’s seen better days, is not very energy efficient, and perhaps just not working for how you live, the question is demolition or remodel?Read More
The Fiddlehead in its original form is quite a departure from the Sunflower, which we recently profiled. Coming in at a modest 1,330 square feet, it includes 2 + 1 bedrooms and 3 baths over two floors.
The ground floor has a nice open plan, while the bedrooms have their own space on the upper floor. This appeals to anyone attached to two-storey living or concerned about the home’s footprint and its size. A two-storey home is typically less costly to build.Read More