Complexity reigns supreme

Since SMPL Design Studio opened it’s doors in 2010, we’ve been a part of some pretty complex designs, but nothing compared to this particular home currently under construction for our clients in Oakville, Ontario. 63 tons of steel will be involved in the erection of this custom home design; with a glazing ratio of 46%, large cantilevers, and beautiful exposed …

Top Modern Renovations to Consider in 2017

We have always had a passion for modern homes. But as a new business, we felt compelled to take on any project that presented itself, from traditional to modern to craftsman. Amazingly, in the last year or so, we’ve seen an explosion of clientele banging down our door for modern plans, and we’ve been able to pursue our deepest passion. …

Our Passion for modern design

Since SMPL’s inception in early 2010, we’ve been a client driven design firm … we’re here to ensure your design goals are fulfilled through our rigorous yet enjoyable architectural services process. More and more clients are coming to us with their goals for a beautiful new modern home with clean, simple lines, and a “boxy” facade. Since we’ve always had …

Best of Houzz

SMPL Design Studio is proud to have won Best of Houzz 2016 for both Design and Service. We take our clients very seriously to ensure complete satisfaction; above all we seek to produce inspiring and exciting projects for people to enjoy for years to come. This is an honour for our company…we look forward to servicing an excellent new group …

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Orillia Live/Work Space

Our Orillia Art Gallery. Live/Work Combo is nearing completion — a little more cleanup; as well as the appliance delivery should finish things up.

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New #Modern #Infill home in Toronto …

This new modern home design by SMPL will commence construction in the spring of 2016. Featuring three bedrooms and four bathrooms above grade. An all glass wall leading to a beautiful backyard is sure to set this home apart from its neighbours on trendy Charleston road in Etobicoke.

Progress of our own project

With the fall being abnormally busy for our office — prepping clients projects for winter builds and signing on new clients for spring/summer 2016 builds — we haven’t had much time to keep everyone posted on our weekly progress of the addition project. Everything is on time, but slightly over budget due to tile upgrades, the addition of a big ass fan …

Things are going to get crazy for us!

With my wife due in February and our first child turning two in November … it was time to prep for an even more hectic home lifestyle. This was the driving factor in putting an addition on our own home this Fall. Armed with a 70,000$ budget, a 6 week timeline, and some amazing trades … the project has started …

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Professional Rendering Services

Our company has been working with 3D modelling software since its inception back in January of 2010, but never have we stepped up to this level of rendering capabilities. Our standard modelling software is very technically driven — it’s great for producing construction drawings and details. When it comes to trees, grasses, and overall setting placements, things get a bit …

Building a Modern Shed in Ontario

Summers in Canada can be short; we tend to maximize the days available to enjoy the outdoors. Outdoor living spaces, well designed backyards, decks, patios, and separate structures are becoming more of an architectural detail our office is getting involved in for our clients. In order to keep up with all that gardening, planting, lawn maintenance and general work … …