Rain Barrels

Rain Barrels

During the winter while I was in Singapore on academic exchange, knowing that I would be living back in Toronto for the summer, I made a list of some sustainable initiatives I wanted to introduce into my life. This included brewing my own beer, gardening vegetables...
Underpinning

Underpinning

Have you ever heard of the word underpinning? It is a common word used in residential construction to define the lowering of foundation through the use of digging under existing foundation. It sounds dangerous, and it is if the people completing it do not know how to...