Old Toronto Homes And Apartments

Painting this older home in the Annex

(A Toronto painter’s senseless pursuit of perfection) For some of us living in the suburbs of the GTA there are certain realities about our living space that we take for granted. Our streets are straight and wide, our houses look neat and organized from the outside. Some call this boring, we call it curb appeal. Our interiors are usually an organized collection of rectangular pieces of drywall surrounded with smooth and linear new pieces of trim … Read more

Benjamin Moore Arborcoat

Review and update of Benjamin Moore Arborcoat

This Review (our experience) of Arborcoat was first published in 2010. The product has changed since then and so has our experience with it. We updated it in 2015 and will do so in the summer of 2019.  To call this a Review of  Benjamin Moore’s Arborcoat would be unfair. First of all, it’s very new and we don’t exactly know it’s long term performance. The Toronto climate is tough on exteriors and creating the … Read more