The DIY Duo
“We’d work until midnight during the week, then put in 14-hour days on Saturday and Sunday,” says Nick, who tackled most of the construction himself. The reno was so involved that the couple lived in a rental for the first two months. That level of dedication has its drawbacks: \"We didn’t go out much,\" says Nick. Adds Catherine, \"I can’t say I’d do it the same way again. But the house turned out perfect for us.\"