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Bedford Park Window Transformation

Located in the Bedford Park area of Toronto (Lawrence Avenue and Avenue Road), this 80’s detached brick home was showing its age. The new owners had a more contemporary look in mind. With [Read More]

Fond Memories of Sarah’s House 2 – Window Seat

There is no shortage of glamour shots of Sarah Richardson’s design projects, whether online or in print. Less seen are the construction and preliminary pictures. In the image below, we have just assembled [Read More]

Film Quiz Answer #1

Did you guess which film featured the architectural windows from our previous post? The hit 1986 movie, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off opens with high school senior, Ferris Bueller, deciding to skip school, with [Read More]

Architectural Windows

Can you guess which film featured these architectural windows? Anyone? The all-glass structure has a pivotal role in the plot of this classic comedy. Post your guesses. Stay tuned. All will be revealed.

Heritage Wood Double-Hung Windows

While driving home from the Kawartha Lakes, I drove past this old stone church. It turns out that it is a National Historic Site of Canada. The following is a quote from the plaque outside [Read More]

Allison’s Cottage Window – Part 1

Today I drove to the Kawartha Lakes to quote a cottage window for Allison and Tony’s cottage. Allison is one of the designers I’ve had the pleasure of working with at Sarah Richardson [Read More]

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