Funky Tree tables from Nickadoo

Instead of turning felled trees into firewood, Nicole Belanger turns them into  individual works of art. Her company, Nickadoo, is in gallery in the distillery district in Toronto and a workshop in Lac Brome, the Eastern Townships, Quebec. Nicole says, about her work,...
All About Mythic Paint

All About Mythic Paint

I’m not sure if I mentioned it, but a few months ago we bought a house. We took possession at the beginning of June and have been getting it ready for our move-in date which is fast approaching. When I went looking for a house I had a few criteria (my real...

The Modlet and SmartAC Thermostat

***Update, June 29, 2017: Sadly, Thinkeco and the Modlet seem to no longer exist. The website is dead. The CoolNY program has also been discontinued. *** It’s a beautiful day outside, sunny, 25C and no humidity. It is my favourite kind of day (let’s ignore...
The TalkingPlug by Zerofootprint

The TalkingPlug by Zerofootprint

Zerofootprint provides the software for this genius device called  the TalkingPlug. Currently still in development, this plug could be groundbreaking in terms of what it could do for helping consumers and commercial activities reduce energy consumption. Any...

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