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August 5, 2021
If you love a dramatic renovation before and after, we have the goods for you today. Amsted Design-Build owner Steve Barkhouse appeared on CTV News at Noon to share how we transformed a house in the Civic Hospital area.
The home, which originally had a traditional Arts & Crafts style, became a modern, airy living space with plenty of natural light.
July 16, 2021
If you’re thinking of adding a sunroom to your house, you may have a lot of questions on your mind. How much will a sunroom addition cost? What are the benefits? What type of addition should I choose?
We’ll cover all of the above in this quick guide!
June 25, 2021
We’ve all come a long way during this pandemic which has forced us to adapt in order to keep ourselves, our families, and our communities safe.
Halting the spread of COVID has become the planet’s number one priority. The good news; while we wait patiently for the mass distribution of the vaccine, there are ways we can pitch in to stop the spread of COVID in our homes – by going touchless.
Touchless technology has been in use by public facilities for many years and it was only a matter of time before it became available to homeowners.
May 31, 2021
A Westboro family completed their renovations just before the pandemic hit. They were prepared for the repeated stay-at-home orders without even knowing it! Anita Murray of the Kitchissippi Times brings us their story. Check out the article here
May 21, 2021
In light of this extremely challenging year, we are celebrating the talent and resiliency this industry has shown. Amsted has been featured in ‘All Things Home’ as a recipient of a Canadian Home Builder’s Association Award in the Home Renovation category! For more on this accomplishment, read the article here!
May 7, 2021
After downsizing to a condo, our clients on Guigues Avenue decided it was time to add some style and functionality to their new space. The transition from a house to a condo was a welcome change for these long-time clients. Following the exciting move, two burning renovation-desires were top of mind: open up the new space and make it as easy-to-use as possible. Our design-build team was on it.