Experience DUO’s ‘sacred space’ at Parade of Renovations, October 1 By: DuoBuilding

September 18, 2017
Events, Renovation Planning

If you’re planning a home renovation, you will not want to miss the Parade of Renovations on Sunday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. DUO Building’s Blackfriars Estates condo renovation at 80 Barton Street is one of six homes featured on this tour. We can’t wait to walk you through this elegant and […]

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Help DUO Building win Best of Houzz 2018! By: DuoBuilding

September 11, 2017
Announcement, Awards

Last year client testimonials made it possible for DUO to win Best of Houzz 2017. Our business relies on recommendations from clients like you. Help us win Best of Houzz 2018! What’s involved? If your renovation has taken place in the last few years or is currently underway, simply take a moment to write a […]

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DUO nominated for five 2017 ACE awards including Renovator of the Year By: DuoBuilding

August 28, 2017
Announcement, Awards, Bathrooms, Kitchens, Unique Custom Homes

DUO Building is thrilled to announce that the London Home Builders Associated (LHBA) has nominated us for five Awards of Creative Excellence (ACE), including Renovator of the Year. The 2017 awards ceremony will take place on October 12 at the Lamplighter Inn. In addition to Renovator of the Year, which DUO won in 2016, DUO […]

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Planning a commercial build – the art of not zoning out By: DuoBuilding

August 23, 2017
Renovation Planning

You are thinking about renovating or building a commercial property. Bravo. Whatever the project, it will add value to your business and community. In order to ensure that your renovation or new build runs as smoothly and cost-efficiently as possible, lining up a recommended and trusted commercial realtor and design-build contractor is a must. Together […]

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The art of collaborative planning By: DuoBuilding

June 16, 2017
Design, Renovation Planning

A home renovation can be very stressful. Or, it can be, for the most part, enjoyable and exciting. It all depends on the homeowner’s approach. Clients who work closely with a renovation company from planning to final finishes tend to be less stressed throughout the process, and happier with the final product. That’s been our […]

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Preparation is key when planning a home renovation By: DuoBuilding

June 1, 2017
Renovation Planning

If you are new to home renovation, the prospect can seem daunting. It’s is not something that most people are practiced at, unlike buying a car. It’s important then to learn all you can about the process before taking the first step. Preparation is key, no matter the project’s scope. We cannot overstate this. How […]

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Client-builder partnership helped forge a healthy home showcase By: DuoBuilding

April 3, 2017
Design, Green Products, Reclaimed Material, Unique Custom Homes

Building healthy homes has always been important for us at DUO Building. The average person spends much of their time indoors. As much as we can, we want to ensure that the building materials we use do not impact the health of our clients. This is important for any home and office occupant, and especially […]

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Why I love architecture By: DuoBuilding

February 10, 2017
Design, Renovation Planning

Hello! I’m Steve, Duo Building’s In-House Designer. I’ve been an architectural technologist for 15 years – involved in design and construction – and I love what I do. There are ups and downs with every project, but it’s the satisfaction of a job well done that has kept me fascinated with the field of construction. […]

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