The Power of Contrast

Contrast is a powerful design tool that anyone can use to organize and add visual interest to their design. It is more than just black and white. Contrast shows the viewer where to focus their eyes – on the what you have highlighted via contrast. Like most things when everything is the same shape, size or colour it looks pretty …

Single Home Buyers Hesitant to Purchase, Despite Strong Financial Means and Low Debt

Twenty-six per cent of single Canadians are considering purchasing a home on their own, with Atlantic Canada leading the pack at 34 per cent Fifty-two per cent of single Canadians said economic uncertainty and expensive home prices are the biggest factors impacting their decision not to purchase a home on their own As Canadians’ household debt ratio creeps higher across the country, …

Cabin & Cottage Trends Across Canada

Survey reveals Canadian Millennials’ interest in recreational property ownership higher than ever The RE/MAX 2019 Recreational Property Trends survey conducted by Leger finds that the majority of Millennials (56 per cent) are in the market to purchase a recreational property. This is up 14 per cent from last year, when just 42 per cent of Millennials were considering buying a recreational property. …

Recent trends in storytelling

The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is a major source of reference for this kind of work.