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The renovation of this solid brick house in Toronto's Roncesvalles Village was predicated on making the house fully accessible for its residents. Built by Spaces Construction and Renovation, the scope of work involved a new attached garage connecting the back laneway to the house at the basement level with a roof deck above; a residential elevator; and a full interior retrofit to open up spaces, create an accessible kitchen and bathrooms, and improve performance and comfort. Great attention was given to every detail to ensure the house is fully accessible while making it a home to be enjoyed equally by all members of the family. Read More

EnerGuide Rating: 71

"From our first meeting onwards, their imaginative minds began to see enormous possibilities that we had never dreamed of. Their intent was to create a beautifully designed home that happened to be accessible. We also hired Solares to stay on as Project Managers which was a wise decision. We made a great team and our home was completed on time!"