Mod House Design – Canning NS.9

Appliances.  Over many years, we’ve thought about features we’d want in a new refrigerator or cook stove and, since the purchasers of our last house wanted our appliances, our imaginings of modern appliance features opened up to becoming reality. While we were shopping around, comparing features and prices, we had the good fortune to meet Dan at Leon’s in…

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Mod House Design – Canning NS.8

Budget Clarification and Trimming.  Met with Architect Vincent and his Architectural Technologist, Dan, today.  We looked at the numbers again and realized that we weren’t exactly comparing apples to apples on Sunday.  My calculations were a little off, so here’s how the numbers really break down to dollars per square foot: Angie’s 18′ x 20′…

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Mod House Design – Canning NS.7

On this snow-stormy Sunday, I turn my attention to the ‘B’ word – no, not blizzard… budget.  Michael and I are still in a daze after Wednesday’s budget meeting with Architect Vincent and Builder Nick.   Last night was our first opportunity to talk openly with friends about our budget, plans, goals and compromises to our dream home to-date.  It…

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