Altius Featured in Green Building and Architecture Magazine
2019-07-18 in Publications
The new Don Mills Home serves as a "cottage in the city" for a couple that loves to host and entertain...
“What Does It Take To Build A Custom Home?”
2019-06-30 in Publications
It’s not a simple and quick answer. Buckle your seat belt, and I’ll try not to get us lost...
Altius Featured in Construction In Focus Magazine
2019-05-30 in Publications
The transition to green housing has been happening rapidly. In the 1990s and 2000s, many renovations in Toronto were more cosmetic. Now consumers are more concerned about the quality of the building envelope and its mechanical systems...
Italian Stone Design Conference
2019-05-30 in Announcements, Publications
By: Cathy Garrido | I had the pleasure of visiting Verona, Italy this past September to attend the Marmomaac “Designing with Natural Stone” Program...
Altius Featured in BlogTO for Project 25 Ellis Park Road
2019-05-01 in Publications
Overlooking Grenadier Pond is this ultra-modern and architecturally stunning house.
Altius at the Arido Awards
2018-12-31 in Awards
We are very proud to be the recipient of an Arido Award for our project “Lakeview in the Beaches,” an award based on design and sustainability.
Altius Featured in the Toronto Star
2018-09-08 in Publications
This contemporary, luxury home is built into a ravine and steps away from High Park and Grenadier Pond.“When I first purchased this home over three years ago, I was determined to take advantage of the incredible and unique waterfront lot. The intended design I envisioned was to create views of the pond and park...
Altius Featured in the Globe and Mail
2018-07-27 in Publications
A handful of Swansea residents can claim a slice of this natural preserve as their backyard. The house at 25 Ellis Park Rd. is one of a few built on the wooded hills that slope down to the western shore of the pond...
Altius Featured in National Post
2018-06-16 in Publications
The owner of this sleek contemporary home, docked on a high-profile Lower Beach corner, acknowledges his house caused quite a stir almost from the moment it started going up. “We often see people looking up at it as they go by on their way down to the beach,” he laughs...
Altius Featured in Designlines Magazine
2018-05-17 in Publications
Two years ago, the owners of a production company specializing in PVR-worthy interior make-over shows approached Altius Architects. The couple – who have a young son and a cranky Siamese cat – had purchased a dilapidated duplex on a small dark lot (just nine-metres-wide) in Roncesvalles, but they wanted “bright...