Alex Bozikovic is a Toronto based writer and editor for the Globe and Mail and frequent Dwell contributor. While interviewing Studio Junction's Christine Ho Ping Kong and Peter Tan, the architect-residents of the Courtyard House, he was impressed by the couple's remarkable DIY chutzpah and became inspired to try a major project himself. Someday. Maybe.

A Park Rises in the Shadow of a Toronto Highway
Parks are popping up in all types of surprising places.
Two Seats Are Better Than One
Designer Thom Fougere plays with scale and typology to create playful furniture.
A 1930s Tudor Home Brightens Up in Toronto
A Toronto couple remodel their home with a special emphasis on a spacious kitchen and a material-rich bathroom.
These Shop Owners Have a Killer Apartment Right Upstairs
A pair of Toronto boutique owners and their architects surpass expectations for above-the-shop living with a renovation…
The Off-Grid Home That Doesn't Worry About Too Many Gadgets
A rural house in Ontario doesn't fuss around and fits right in the surrounding landscape.
A Renovated Flat in Moshe Safdie's Habitat '67
A flat renovated by a pair of fashion insiders breathes new life into architect Moshe Safdie's iconic Habitat '67…
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