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February 23, 2018

With 28 years of experience, Amsted President Steve Barkhouse is well-known for creating successful renovation projects. Have a look through our website to find photos and testimonials of clients who have created their unmistakable home. Now it’s your turn! We’re back this Spring with our popular seminar series, where you will gain valuable information about renovating that will leave you feeling enthusiastic and well-prepared for planning your project.

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February 20, 2018

We were thrilled to learn recently that a recent Barrhaven renovation project has been named a finalist in the CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellence. Take a mini tour with us through the project to discover why we think it’s so special.

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February 5, 2018

If this award-winning project looks familiar, it’s with good reason. We’ve used this home as our inspiration project in our just-released Amsted TV series, or ATV. And if those tantalising glimpses have left you wanting to see more, we’re sharing it in greater detail as a great example of why it works.

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January 24, 2018

Once the anticipation of the holidays is over, we suddenly realize that there’s a lot of winter left. One way to beat the winter blues is by adding warmth with a fireplace. In the second part of his appearance on CTV News at Noon, Amsted President Steve Barkhouse talks about how to go beyond adding warmth visually.

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