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BUILDING A CULTURE OF GIVING BACK AND SHARING KNOWLEDGE

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

As the voice of the home building and land development industry in the Greater Toronto Area, BILD continuously works to bring together industry leaders in the residential construction sector for informative industry events and education seminars. Earlier this month a forum open to all BILD members, saw over 120 people in attendance,and OPUS was given the honour to share our expertise. Alex Ried, our Construction Manager, shared his insight into how the OPUS team …

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A Celebration of Excellence

Friday, April 26, 2019

On May 2nd, in a room filled with family and friends, Andrea DeGasperis-Ronco will be celebrating her grandfather’s incredible achievements as he accepts the 2019 Philanthropic Business Person of the Year award at this year’s Vaughan Business Achievement Awards. Andrea’s incredible work ethic, loyalty and integrity were handed down to her from her grandfather- Giovanni …

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2019 STAIRCASE TRENDS

Monday, March 25, 2019

Characterised as the centrepiece of your home, your staircase should be a visually beautiful and elegant structure. This year, staircase trends include pronounced metals, dark rails, glass rails, wood and even concrete. In the modern home, you will see floating staircases and open riser designs. Our Décor Studio Manager and resident colour expert Kimberly Bianchi …

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2019 DESIGN TRENDS

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

By Kimberly Bianchi Decor Studio Manager at OPUS Homes I always enjoy attending Toronto’s Interior Design Show at the start of every new year.  It’s a good opportunity to touch base with our vendors, seek innovative products and determine the trends.  Below, find a few trends that stood out. Trend 1: Patterned Tiles Consider installing …

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OPUS Homes Is Helping To Raise Awareness Of Conservation Issues With Students

Thursday, January 17, 2019

We’re midway through the 2018/19 school year and the consensus so far from teachers is that this year’s Earth Rangers™ school assembly program is one of the best ever. At the end of 2018 OPUS was proud to support two local schools servicing the Aurora Trails community, in delivering the Earth Rangers program to these students. …

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Gingerbread Cookie Recipe

Thursday, December 13, 2018

These Gingerbread Cookies are as cute as can be. They can be decorated with raisins, currants or cinnamon red-hot candies for eyes and buttons. You can even pipe coloured icing onto these amazing Cookies. INGREDIENTS: 3 cups flour 2 teaspoons ginger, ground 1 teaspoon cinnamon, ground 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg, ground 1/4 teaspoon salt …

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Bringing Warmth and Style to Your Home this Winter

Tuesday, November 06, 2018

As the winter months approach, picture yourself cozying up by one f these fireplaces. Which one suits your family’s style?

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Weekend adventure in the great Town of Whitby

Friday, October 12, 2018

Whitby’s prime location, right in the centre of Ontario’s Durham region, means that there is plenty to do and see in this great small town. Marinas, expansive green spaces, conservation areas and all the Durham markets are just waiting to be discovered.

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Decorating Your Home for the Season Ahead

Monday, September 17, 2018

Looking to bring some warm fall colours into your home this season? Don’t fret! Here are a few simple and sophisticated ways to decorate your home for the autumn season. 1.  Liven Up Your Outdoor Space Take a trip to the pumpkin patch or local market and line your porch with some amazing seasonal pumpkins. …

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The 1st Issue of Our OPUS Magazine is Out Now

Thursday, September 13, 2018

We are excited to announce the release of our first issue of the OPUS Magazine. Our new Magazine offers a whole range of topics to help any discerning homebuyer! Here are a few of the topics discussed in our 1st issue. Seven Upgrades Luxury upgrades home buyers should consider Bathroom Bliss The spa-like feeling of …

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New Kleinburg – Making a Lasting Impression

Monday, August 20, 2018

We’re so excited to announce that we’re officially opening our doors this Fall in Kleinberg. This October, we will be joining Arista Homes, Fieldgate Homes, Paradise Developments and Deco Homes at Kleinburg’s most popular residential development called New Kleinberg.An already established master-planned community, we’re thrilled to be offering you an incredible selection of new …

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Kids heading back to school? Here are Seven ways to start the year off right! ***

Friday, August 17, 2018

It’s that time of year again! Going back to school after a long summer break can be tough. To make it easier on your entire family, we’ve identified seven ways to make the start of school that much easier. 1. Adjust Bedtime Routine Getting out of the summer slump can be difficult. You’ll want …

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