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A Winning Formula

When Syntegrity embarked on their search for property for their headquarters in Toronto, their goal was a space that would foster innovation, growth, and create opportunities...

This hotel celebrates the craft-driven ethos of Portland

  To reintroduce the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower, our client asked us to maintain the expected level of comfort and service of the Hilton Brand while establishing...

Five Tips for Surviving a Renovation

Living through a renovation can be stressful, says Registered Interior Designer Julie McNicol, ARIDO but there are five tips you can keep in mind to help the process go...

ARIDO Presents . . . at the Fall Home Show!

Get expert advice from qualified Interior Designers at the Fall Home Show during the ARIDO Presents series of Designer Chats!  There's no need to register in advance, just...

A former church takes on new life as a student residence

Hay Design was retained to lead the interior fit-up and furnishing for the retrofit of an old church into a 58-unit student residence. Hay Design prepared detailed interior...

What your designer is dying to know before your renovation . . .

We use the word ‘intuitive’ in our firm description very deliberately.  I believe there is an instinct in what we do as designers; in knowing exactly what a space, a...

Wellness in Retail

Co-authored with Marcella Au There is no denying that recent years have seen a huge shift in the Canadian retail landscape. Values and consumer habits have moved away from...