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The Eddy wins a 2015 Quest Community Energy Builder Award

The City of Guelph, Enmax Corporation and Windmill Developments were announced as the 2015 winners of the QUEST Community Energy Builder Awards. Our project with Windmill Developments, The Eddy, was the winner for the “Real Estate Sector” award.   http://www.windmilldevelopments.com/2015/10/city-of-guelph-enmax-corporation-and-windmill-developments-win-quest-2015-community-energy-builder-awards/  

CSA Wins 5 Awards at GOHBA

We had another fun night at the Greater Ottawa Home Builders’ Association (GOHBA) Housing Design Awards gala held at the Shaw Centre on October 3rd. Our firm took home awards for: Atlantis Avenue for best “Custom Urban Home (3,501 sq.ft. or more)” Val des Monts for best “Anywhere in the World” Wellington Village Modern for best “Green Custom…

Double Decker Deck wins at OHBA

“Our Double Decker Deck, won “most outstanding renovation up to $250,000” at the Ontario Home Builders Association Conference.  Congratulations to our clients and to the builder, RND Construction!

World’s Most Energy Efficient Building

Christopher Simmonds Architect Inc has been commissioned to design the Madawaska Highlands Observatory Visitors Centre. Using a true Zen approach, in tune with nature, the project is designed to be a zero-carbon and a zero-impact building. The 30,000 square foot building will be off-grid, the largest of its kind in the world, producing 100% of…

Val-des-Monts featured on ArchDaily

We are ecstatic that the Val-des-Monts cottage was publicized as a “featured project” by ArchDaily! Click here to see the article.  

Double Decker Deck – A Finalist in the 2015 OHBA Awards of Distinction

  We are excited to share the news that the Double Decker Deck was selected as a Finalist in the 2015 Ontario Home Builders’ Association Awards of Distinction! This project was entered into the Most Outstanding Home Renovation (up to $250,000) category with RND Construction. Fingers crossed!

Recently Completed: Atlantis Avenue

We have added another recently completed project to our website! Check out Atlantis Avenue

Take a look at two recently completed projects we’ve added to our website

We have added some fabulous photos of two recently completed homes.  Take a look under Small Custom Homes for “Val Des Monts” and  Medium Custom Homes for “Wellington Village Modern”  

More Coverage of Our Big Night at the Ottawa Housing Design Awards

The Ottawa  Citizen and the Ottawa Sun each wrote great articles on the Greater Ottawa Home Builders Association – Housing Design Awards gala that was held on October 4th.  You can read the Citizen article here, and the Sun article here.

We’re on the cover of Ottawa Magazine’s City Home issue

Our Double Decker Deck  is featured in Ottawa Magazine’s inaugural issue of City Home – and it’s the cover shot! The deck,  is part of a story on “Great Spaces – inside the city’s most stylist homes”, and it is indeed a great space.  Actually, it’s more than a deck.  It is really a fabulous…