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A new year is upon us, and it could be the year you finally design and build the cottage getaway of your dreams in Ontario cottage country.

Here are a few reasons why you should take that next step:


A minimalist chandelier hangs above a cottage living room. Just one of the many trendy options you can consider for your cottage rebuild or new build.

More Options Than Ever

With all sorts of exciting new design styles, you’ll have an abundance of choices for your custom home build. From the kitchen to the bathroom to the master bedroom, the current trends show how you can dream large and bring your vision to life.


Building on a gorgeous lakefront property like this is one of the best parts of Ontario cottage country.

Get Your Choice of Location

Find a gorgeous waterfront property on some of the best lakes in the Kawarthas, Haliburton, and Muskoka, then begin visualizing the possibilities. You’ll be able to design your cottage to fit the landscape of your choice and experience the Ontario wilderness in luxury that fits your unique tastes.

A construction worker installs insulation to the ceiling of new cottage.

Update an Old Home

Just because an old cottage is falling out of style or into disrepair doesn’t mean you can’t do something about it. This year, tear down and rebuild from scratch, or remodel it into something unique. You can even bring new and old materials together for a mix of luxury and classic cottage style. Plus, if it’s a property that’s been in your family for a few decades, you’ll enjoy all the latest features while maintaining the memories of what was there before.


A cozy, well-furnished living room is the heart of a cottage getaway...or maybe your new forever home!

It Could Become Your Forever Home

With all the options and amenities at your disposal these days, a new cottage could end up being your permanent getaway from the manic hustle and bustle of the city. Granted, there are a number of things to keep in mind when you make the adjustment from urban life to a luxurious wilderness, but it’s never been easier to outfit your cottage for year-round accessibility and modern convenience.


If you’d like to take advantage of this perfect year to build your custom cottage, download our custom home guide.

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