Archive for January, 2009

Front door


Inspired by the classic doors of California modernism, we built this solid walnut door as a hint of what’s to come inside. Check back to see it installed. Advertisements

Sometimes it is hard to find the perfect piece of furniture to finish off your modern renovation, that’s when it makes sense to have a custom piece made. rectangle has a small cabinet shop and enjoys the opportunity to create some of the furnishing for our projects. Here a solid walnut dinning table was made […]



Calgary is full of great mid century homes. The change in the economic climate has made these home less likely to fall victim to the wrecking ball to make room for new development.  Construction technology after WW2 was robust making these homes in established communities perfect for a renovation.



Here is the finished fireplace that we had bloged about a while back. Although rectangle is mainly known for their modern interiors, sometimes it is nice to work with the classic charm of pre war homes. Wood burning fireplaces are not nearly as common these days. So if you have one, keep it and give […]



Our man Jason just swapping out the blade on the cabinet saw so that our cuts and rips are once again pristine and dandy. Not so fierce when the blade’s at a standstill. LOL. Word of caution… Don’t try this at home kids. Leave it for the professionals.:)