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Welcome to our news archive. Learn the latest on recent projects, what we’re working on and discover ideas for your custom home build. 

Natural modern home with stone siding, wood siding and large balcony.

It’s All In The Details

OHBA Magazine | Summer 2019
To add the effect of bringing the outside in, “one of the call-outs to modernist houses is to have the same range of materials both inside and out,”…
Traditional house with wood beams, arched window and chandelier.

The Mississauga Reflection

Objekt Magazine | 2019
The house stands in full glory, an architectural beacon, between the trees of the lush landscape of the city of Mississauga.
Contemporary home with floating roof, wood siding and second floor balcony.

Influenced by the world

Objekt Magazine | 2019
It is considered the house of positive energy. Huge Windows pull the forest view into the house and beautiful open spaces give an energetic feeling.
Modern family room with black frame windows, steel columns and beige couch.

Don’t Get Floored by the Options, featuring David’s House

Renovation Contractor | April/May 2018
The large-format materials allow you to achieve more of a modern, seamless look that can be very dramatic, added Cristina Monaco, interior designer at…
Natural modern home with corner windows, frosted glass garage door and landscape wall.

Neighbourhood Renewal

Toronto Home | Fall 2017
It is known as "infilling." And like any form of change, it has its advocates and detractors. But on one street in the Mineola district in Mississauga,…
Interior designer Cristina Monaco in Our Homes Oakville magazine.

People: Pros Who Know

Our Homes | Fall 2017
"My role is to get to know our client and offer ideas and selections that align with their design style and lifestyle." -…
Magazine spread with modern house.

Design By Committee

Ontario Home Builder | Fall 2017
Shared business goals and improved communication technologies are pushing architects and builders out of their silos.
Kitchen with black frame windows, gray cabinets and breakfast bar.

How to Design a Warm Contemporary Kitchen

Houzz.com | Fall 2017
What do you do when you desire the cool vibes of modern style but also crave warmth? You plan a warm contemporary kitchen.
Cottage with stone chimney, glass railing and wood soffit.

Enchantment on Fairy Lake

Our Homes | Summer 2017
Designed by David Small, the unique stone and cedar cottage nestles into a gentle slope.
Contemporary house with wood soffit, black frame windows and wall sconce.

OHBA Awards: Most Outstanding Custom Home (Finalist)

Ontario Home Builder | Fall 2016
Finalist, Most Outstanding Custom Home (5,001 SF and Over): Profile Custom Homes for: The Glass Room. Architectural Design by David Small Designs.
Modern home with sliding door, floor to ceiling windows and hardwood floor.

Tuning in Old Memories

Ontario Home Builder | September 2016
Piano Man: David Small's personal home includes a special place for a family heirloom.
Dining room with wood dining table, gray walls and white trim.

20 Fabulous Features That Make This Oakville House a Home

Our Homes | Summer 2016
(This) home epitomizes transitional design, it’s a balance of modern and traditional in both the details and overall composition.