Archive for January, 2015

Beautiful Gardens from All Around The World

Jan 30, 2015 ♦

Though we still have several months to go before we can start gardening or even thinking about gardening, it’s always fun to start planning your dream garden or mini-garden on your balcony/terrace. We took a look at some beautiful gardens, with equally beautiful histories, from around the world. So have a seat, and be prepared […]

How It’s Done: Shoring

Jan 29, 2015 ♦

Creating a building is a complicated endeavour, as we’re sure you’ve realized. Toronto is a city booming with construction professionals working to make beautiful, safe, and long-lasting infrastructure. Creating the things you see around you when you walk down the street every day consists of thousands of processes developed by engineers, architects, and city planners. […]

5 Beautiful International Resorts That Are Calling Your Name

Jan 28, 2015 ♦

Our travel bug has been itching like crazy these past few weeks – and it seems to be a common ailment amongst a lot of our peers as January comes to an end. We know we’re still in store for a few more months of winter and we just can’t help wanting to escape for […]

E Condos Heating Up in the Cold

Jan 22, 2015 ♦

It’s our first update from E Condos for 2015 and we have a lot to report! Yonge and Eglinton is still going through its major transformation and our cranes are at the heart of change.  

Top 5 Walk Scores in Toronto

Jan 15, 2015 ♦

Toronto is the 2nd most walkable city in Canada, according to Walk Score, coming in right after Vancouver. With a score of 71, it means that most errands in Toronto can be accomplished on foot and that Toronto also has a pretty impressive public transportation system. The Walk Score measures walkability on a scale of […]

4 Chalets That Make Us Want To Escape To The Cold

Jan 14, 2015 ♦

We know it’s cold outside – really, really, cold. And we know that when thinking of vacation spots, going to a cold destination is the last thing on your mind, but hear us out. When you have a warm, cozy fireplace burning every night and some of the best views ever, then you probably wouldn’t […]

Much-Anticipated Buildings of 2015

Jan 09, 2015 ♦

Every year, the buildings get taller, stronger, fancier and some would say, better. Being architecture and design-loving nerds, we always keep our eyes peeled to see what’s in store for the near future. This year, we’ve got a whole lot to look forward to. Here are some projects we can’t wait to see completed or […]

Feeling the Need for High Speed in California

Jan 08, 2015 ♦

The year started off with a bang in California, thanks to the groundbreaking of the much-delayed high speed rail line which would allow a trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco in less than three hours. Yes, you read that right. Travelling at a speed of over 200 mph, the long trip usually takes about […]