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In the 1900s this little area, just outside of Kincardine on the shores of Lake Huron, was a destination for families from Ripley, Gorrie, Teeswater, Detroit and New York. Renowned for its sandy beaches and incredible sunsets, its natural beauty was worth the journey, which back then, was long, difficult and hot. The simple cottages […]Continue reading »
Peter and Sara thought building a new house was not in the card for them. They were hesitant to take on the intricacies of constructing a new home and, besides, they never saw a property on the market they liked. “I have lived beside water all of my life, and because I know this area […]Continue reading »
The thought of using their own ideas to build a lake house in Muskoka appealed to Susan and Stephen. That’s why they chose Royal Homes to construct their nine-bedroom vacation home. “They were wonderful,” Susan says of Royal Homes, a modular home builder that specializes in custom homes and cottages. “They were very accommodating,” Stephen […]Continue reading »
It’s one of the most common design challenges for cottage owners, and one of the easiest to get wrong: how to build a place that will serve as a family cottage now and a retirement home in a few years. “It’s a really tough transition for a lot of people,” says Selena McConnell, a lead […]Continue reading »