glebe 2Amsted-Design Build has received a national Canadian Home Builders Association (CHBA) Award for Design Excellence for a Glebe renovation project on First Ave.

The project, which won in the category: Whole House — Under $250,000 category — In the Home Renovation Award — involved “the careful reconsideration of a traditional Victorian home to meet the contemporary living needs of a busy family.”


“The new design included a grand foyer, integrated a mudroom, maintained sizeable formal dining and living areas, relocated the kitchen, and created a more comfortable casual eating area and adjacent family room,” the award citation said.