The Big Sleep Awards 2019

The Annex Hotel receives National Geographic’s The Big Sleep Awards 2019. Click here for full article   Project Credits:  Architect of Record: Studio AC / @studioac_architecture  Builder / General Contractor: Torcon  Structural Engineer: Blackwell  Interior Design: MOSS & Studio AC  Restaurant & Lobby Interior Design: Gauley Brothers  Creative Design & Brand Design: MOSS  

What is Construction Project Management?

In short, Construction Project Management is a mission in which people, materials and resources are directed in order to successfully complete a project through techniques that achieve the best results when it comes to time, cost and quality. This can be applied to any project in any field, but is particularly important when it comes […]

Things To Consider Before Choosing a Construction Contractor

Once you have finalized a plan and budget for your office or residential building, the next step is to decide on the construction contractor. The majority of construction companies today provide several allied services like drafting, architecture, consulting, etc., in addition to constructing your actual building right from scratch. However, before settling with a construction […]

Old Horse Stables Now Host an Experimental Hotel in Toronto

Named after a downtown Toronto neighbourhood, the Annex is a fresh take on the boutique hotel experience that helps guests feel like locals. In a century-old, brick-and-industrial steel building that originally housed horse stables, the Annex is a hybrid hospitality concept that is part Airbnb, part boutique hotel. Designed by Toronto–based architecture practice StudioAC in […]

Things to Consider When Custom Designing Your Condo

Having the opportunity to work with a construction company to build and design your condo can be exciting, but overwhelming experience. The sheer number of decisions that need to be made by you as well as the construction team knows no bounds. Here are a few things to consider while designing your custom condo to […]

Things to Keep in Mind for Designing Your Own Gym

Are you trying to find ways to upgrade your gym, or maybe even construct and design an entirely new one? There are several things to consider when taking on such a big task, and here are just a few of them. Colour Scheme If you look at several successful gyms, like Goodlife or Planet Fitness, […]

Smart Tips for Office Renovation

First impressions count. This is why an office space needs to look updated and inviting from the moment you step in. Yes, we know that renovations take time, effort and tons of money, but there are several reasons why you should consider updating your office. Well done up interiors reflect a successful, state-of-the-art company and […]

Banksy Artwork Saved, Preserved & on Display in Toronto

CTV News Coverage of Preservation of Banksy’s Artwork   Video Summary: CTV news speaks to Jared Menkes, Vice President of Menkes Development, who helped lead the project. Menkes is probed on how it’s known whether the pieces were indeed created by Banksy, to which Menkes responds by citing news reports from 2010, as well […]